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,000 was the possible final prize - big money for a game show, even now.Edwards (who started as a game show host in 1973 on CBS' Hollywood's Talking) also had a popular series in nighttime syndication in 1974 called The New Treasure Hunt."As much as he's known for his television work, his real love was radio," his wife said.
Each network stuffed its daytime lineup with game shows. Alex Trebek broke into the American hosting biz with this statistically minded game.
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The show's format: A young man or woman questions three members of the opposite sex, hidden from view, to determine which one would be the best date. " a teenage Michael Jackson asked one of his potential dates on a 1972 episode of the show. "We'd go out to dinner, and then I'd go over to your house." Lange was born on Aug. Paul, Minn., where at 15 he discovered a passion for local radio after winning an audition at a local station.
Based on a game show from the Fifties (Treasure Hunt), this Chuck Barris production is my favorite game show of all time.
This was Geoff Edwards' shining moment - emotionally torturing his overly-excited contestants for laughs.
(NBC-TV) - 03/13/70, 04/10/70, 08/27/70 (with John Phillips), 10/19/70, 11/27/70, 01/20/71, 02/11/71, 07/19/72, 09/06/72, 10/18/72, 01/26/73 (guest host), 09/27/73 and 05/07/74.