Hosted by Pat Sajak, this game show features 3 contestants who try to solve a puzzle by spinning the wheel and guessing letters in a word or phrase.

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 Himself - Host / ... (6,291 episodes, 1983-2016)
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 Herself - Hostess / ... (6,276 episodes, 1983-2016)
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 Himself - Announcer (4,215 episodes, 1988-2010)
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Pat Sajak hosts this game show, where contestants guess letters in mystery words and phrases. They win prizes based on results of spinning a wheel and guessing correctly to solve the mystery. Vanna White stars as the 'letter-turner.' Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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19 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Колесо фортуны  »

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(1983 - )

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Trivia

Originally in the Bonus Round, contestants chose to play one final puzzle for a grand prize they selected from five on stage. They chose five consonants and a vowel. In 1988, they were spotted five consonants (R,S,T,L,N) and one vowel (E), and chose 3 more consonants and one vowel. In 1989, the prizes were hidden under letters W H E E L, and the contestant picked a letter, winning whatever prize the letter concealed. That changed in 2001, to where contestants spun a mini wheel that selected the prize. See more »

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[Closing announcement early to summer 1995]
Announcer: Created by Merv Griffin.
[copyright screen appears/drumroll plays]
Announcer: "Wheel of Fortune" is produced by Columbia/Tristar Television. Distributed by KingWorld.
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Connections

Version of Szerencsekerék (1993) See more »

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Changing Keys
(stereo edition) (1984-1989)
Composed by Merv Griffin
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BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE!!!
26 December 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

More Prizes, More chances to win, Better theme music, Better sets, Better technology, and Still Pat and Vanna running the show! It's been the show to watch for the past 20 years and It's getting better and Better, with most of it's style untouched. Man I love this show!


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