Jack Barry (I) (1918–1984)


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Jack Barry was born on March 20, 1918 in Lindenhurst, New York, the son of Cecelia (Hepner) and Max Solomon Barasch. In his adult years, he did saloon work until Dan Enright said they should go into television game shows. He hosted Winky Dink and You, the first example of interactive TV. He later went on to host Juvenile Jury and Life Begins at 80.... See full bio »

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 1984 Hot Potato (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1982 21 (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1981 Private Lessons (executive producer)
 1979 Joker! Joker!! Joker!!! (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1977-1978 Hollywood Connection (TV Series) (executive producer - 130 episodes)
- Final Show (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.129 (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.128 (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.127 (1978) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.126 (1978) ... (executive producer)
 1977 Decisions, Decisions (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1976 Way Out Games (TV Series) (producer)
 1975 Blank Check (TV Series) (producer)
 1975 We've Got Your Number (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1973 Hollywood's Talking (TV Series) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1973) ... (producer)
- Premiere Show (1973) ... (producer)
 1971 The Honeymoon Game (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1971 Juvenile Jury (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 October 1971 (1971) ... (executive producer)
 1969 The Joker's Wild (TV Special) (producer)
 1968 The Joker's Wild (TV Special) (producer)
 1957 High Low Quiz (TV Series) (producer)
 1956 Twenty-One (TV Series) (co-producer)
 1954 Life Begins at Eighty (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Jack Carter (1954) ... (producer)
 1953 Back That Fact (TV Series) (producer)
 1953 Winky-Dink and You (TV Series) (producer)
 1950-1953 The Joe DiMaggio Show (TV Series) (producer - 13 episodes)
- Ted Williams (1953) ... (producer)
- Final Show (1950) ... (producer)
- Gene Melchiorre (1950) ... (producer)
- Nat Holman (1950) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.10 (1950) ... (producer)
 1951 Juvenile Jury (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 16 September 1951 (1951) ... (producer)
 1951 Faith Baldwin Romance Theatre (TV Series) (producer)
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Suffered a fatal heart attack while jogging in Central Park in May 1984. See more »

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