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Who Wants to Be a Millionaire 

The original British version of the quiz show that's become a worldwide hit. Host asks hopeful contestants a series of questions, each more difficult than the last. As the questions get ... See full summary »

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Chris Tarrant Chris Tarrant ...  Himself - Host / ... 60 episodes, 1998-2014
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The original British version of the quiz show that's become a worldwide hit. Host asks hopeful contestants a series of questions, each more difficult than the last. As the questions get harder, the prize money increases, until at last the lucky (or smart) contestant reaches the million-pound prize. Written by Stewart Murdock

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4 September 1998 (UK) See more »

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Was the object of a fraud attempt by Charles Ingram, his wife Diana Ingram, and former college lecturer Tecwen Whittock. After the trial the episode was shown as Who Wants to Steal a Million? (2003), and a documentary Millionaire: A Major Fraud (2003) was made. See more »

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Version of Die Millionenshow (2000) See more »

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The greatest show on earth !
30 September 1999 | by KnoxySee all my reviews

I watched this show from about it's third episode and from then on I've been transfixed. Of course now its gone on to America where it will probably become most famous but it started right here in the UK where its still the best, in the US the questions are far too easy. The worlds greatest game show ever !


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