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Merv Griffin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mervyn Edward "Merv" Griffin, Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host, singer, and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who went on to appear in movies and on Broadway. During the 1960s, Griffin hosted his own talk show, The Merv Griffin Show, and created the game shows Jeopardy!, Wheel of Fortune, Click, and Merv Griffin's Crosswords. He is considered an entertainment business magnate. Description above from the Wikipedia article Merv Griffin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 6, 1925 In San Mateo, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
26
First Appeared:
In the series The Emmy Awards 1949-01-25
Latest Project:
Movie Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon 2008-03-05
Known For
Poster of The Apprentice: Martha Stewart
Poster of The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Poster of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Poster of The Golden Girls
Filmography
Movie Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon Himself 2008-03-05
Series The Megan Mullally Show Unknown 2006-09-18
Series Fat Actress Unknown 2005-03-06
Series The Apprentice: Martha Stewart Unknown 2005-09-21
Series TV Land Moguls 2004-04-21
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series The Golden Girls Unknown 1985-09-14
Movie Alice in Wonderland Conductor 1985-12-09
Movie The Lonely Guy Himself 1984-01-27
Movie The Man with Two Brains The Elevator Killer 1983-06-10
Series Newhart Unknown 1982-10-02
Movie Slapstick (Of Another Kind) Anchorma 1982-12-09
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979-01-28
Series Sanford and Son Unknown 1972-01-14
Series The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour Unknown 1971-08-01
Movie Will the Real Norman Mailer Please Stand Up? 1968-01-01
Movie The Boy from Oklahoma Steve 1954-07-15
Movie Phantom of the Rue Morgue Georges Brevert 1954-03-27
Movie Trouble Along the Way Football Broadcaster (voice) 1953-04-04
Movie So This Is Love Buddy Nash 1953-07-15
Movie Cattle Town Governor's secretary 1952-09-06
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25