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 / ... (6,278 episodes, 1983-2016)
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 Herself - Hostess / ... (6,263 episodes, 1983-2016)
Charlie O'Donnell ...
 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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Family | Game-Show

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19 September 1983 (USA)  »

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Колесо фортуны  »

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(1983 - )

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From 1983 to 1989, the show was taped at NBC. In 1989, they moved to CBS Television City. Then in 1995, they moved to Sony Pictures Studios, where they've been ever since. See more »

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[introducing the touch monitor-based board]
Host: Ladies and gentlemen... presenting... our new puzzle board. Oh, oh, oh! Oh, I'm all goosebumpy!
[a curtain rises to reveal the new board as Vanna poses by it]
Host: I'll bet you a dollar it don't work.
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Connections

Edited into Tosh.0: Wheel of Fortune (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Changing Keys
(1989-1992)
Composed by Merv Griffin
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I'm crazy about Wheel of Fortune!
9 September 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really like Wheel of Fortune. I watch it every night. I think the puzzles are interesting and everyone seems so nice and it is exciting when people win. I think Vanna is very pretty and I like to check out what she's wearing. Pat sometimes says funny things and keeps the game going. I also like playing the Wheel of Fortune TV game. I've won several million dollars and tons of prizes. Not really, of course, but in the virtual world I did. It's fun. I usually play this game in the morning when my mother is busy getting ready for the day. I really look forward to it and it is part of my regular routine. I would miss it if I couldn't do it. I can't do a lot of things that other kids my age do because I am in a wheelchair. I need some interesting things to pass the time and this is one of them.


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