Contestants guess the correctness of celebrities' answers in order to win spaces in a tic-tac-toe game.
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Complete series cast summary:
...  Himself - Host 1,045 episodes, 1998-2004
...  Himself - Announcer 695 episodes, 1998-2004
...  Herself - Center Square 675 episodes, 1998-2002
...  Himself - Panelist / ... 425 episodes, 1998-2004
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An updated version of the classic game show. Celebrities, each sitting in a square of a giant tic-tac-toe board, are asked questions by host Tom Bergeron. Contestants must then guess whether the celebrity's answer is correct or incorrect in order to gain control of the square and hopefully get three squares in a row. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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On 12 December 2002, Peter Marshall, the original "Master of the Hollywood Squares" took over the hosting duties for a day, with regular host Tom Bergeron in the center square, the first time he has hosted Hollywood Squares in over 20 years. See more »

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Tom Bergeron: [It is the end of the main game of the show, and it is time count the number of squares each contestant earned in this round] Let's count up our squares. Now Brianna, you have two which gives you a thousand dollars and our thanks for being here on Hollywood Squares.
[shakes hands as audience applauds skeptically and Whoopi Goldberg has a puzzled look on her face, as Brianna's podium shows that she has won another thousand dollars from a previous game]
Tom Bergeron: You look stunned!
[turns to other contestant]
Tom Bergeron: ...
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A hilarious, fun-filled thrill ride!
16 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

This is one terrific show! Whoopi makes a great Center Square and Tom is a totally awesome host who never fails to make people laugh. Squares 98 pulls out one surprise after another, you never know what to expect next until the next joke is cracked. Definite Emmy material! It truly is hip to be Square!


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