A game show is a type of radio, television, or internet programming genre in which contestants, television personalities or celebrities, sometimes as part of a team, play a game which involves answering questions or solving puzzles usually for money and/or prizes.
Alternatively, a gameshow can be a demonstrative program about a game (while usually retaining the spirit of an awards ceremony).
Newlywed husbands and wives would take turns answering (often risque) questions while their spouses ...Game shows often reward players with prizes such as cash, trips and goods and services provided by the show's sponsor prize suppliers, who in turn usually do so for the purposes of product placement.One of the reasons that television broadcasters make game shows is because they are substantially less costly than producing scripted drama shows.Ratings marked with an “*” are the fast affiliate ratings and will be updated with the Live SD numbers when they are made available. Typically, networks get paid for C 3 ratings which includes DVR viewing within three days of the original airing when commercials are watched. The 1986 revival was hosted by Elaine Joyce for its first season and Jeff Mac Gregor for its remaining two seasons.