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Merv Griffin (Mervyn Edward Griffin Jr.)

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Biography

San Mateo, California, USA
Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show (1962) was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in television syndication history, Wheel of Fortune (1983) and Jeopardy! (1984) that are watched by hundreds of millions of people all over the world. In the business world, he was identified as the visionary chairman of The Griffin Group. Read more...

Actor

Character: Joe - Governor's Secretary

Cattle Town 1952

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Character: Announcer at Pond

By the Light of the Silvery Moon 1953

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Character: Buddy Nash

So This Is Love 1953

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Character: Himself

Hello Down There 1969

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Rich and Famous 1981

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Character: Himself - Winner: Outstanding Game / Audience Participation Show

The 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 1995

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The Lonely Guy 1984

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Character: Himself - Talk Show Host

When Television Came of Age 2014

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The Times They Are A-Changin' 2014

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Newhart 1982

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The Carol Burnett Show 1967

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Character: Himself - Guest Host

The Tonight Show 1962

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Character: Announcer & Bespectacled Man

The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms 1953

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Sammy and Company 1975

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Dinah's Place 1970

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Cry Baby McGuire 0

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Malibu Charity Bash 0

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Kids Take Over 0

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Every Dog Had His Day 0

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