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Chuck Barris (1929–2017)


Chuck Barris was born on June 3, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Charles Hirsch Barris. He was a producer, known for X-Men: First Class (2011), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) and The Gong Show (1976). He was married to Mary Clagett Kane, Robin Altman and Lynne Frances Levy. He died on March 21, 2017 in Palisades... See full bio »

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 1986 Bamboozle (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1986 The All-New Dating Game (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1985 Anything for Laughs (TV Special) (producer)
 1984 The New Newlywed Game (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1981 Treasure Hunt (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1979 3's a Crowd (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 September 1979 (1979) ... (executive producer)
 1978 The $1.98 Beauty Show (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1977 The Newlywed Game (TV Series) (executive producer - 1977-1980)
 1977 The All-Star Gong Show Special (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1976 The Gong Show (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 June 1976 (1976) ... (producer)
 1966-1974 The Newlywed Game (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Episode dated 20 December 1974 (1974) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 7 August 1969 (1969) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 28 September 1968 (1968) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 11 July 1966 (1966) ... (executive producer)
 1973 The New Treasure Hunt (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1972 Cop Out! (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1969 The Game Game (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Premiere Show (1969) ... (executive producer)
 1969 The Mama Cass Television Program (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1968 Operation: Entertainment (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1968) ... (executive producer)
 1966-1967 Dream Girl of '67 (TV Series) (executive producer - 270 episodes)
- The Dream Girl of 1967 Pageant (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Dream Girl of 1967 (Show No. 270) (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Dream Girl of 1967 (Show No. 269) (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Dream Girl of 1967 (Show No. 268) (1967) ... (executive producer)
- The Dream Girl of 1967 (Show No. 267) (1967) ... (executive producer)
 1966 The Dating Game (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 October 1966 (1966) ... (producer)
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Author of book "You and Me Babe" (1970) See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

If you stick in the business of being creative, you get hurt. And creative disappointment seems so much harder to take than any other kind. But if you're not prepared to get hurt like that, life can be pretty boring. I think I'm going to keep on going. See more »

Trivia:

Created his last game show 3's a Crowd (1979), which was a spin-off from The Newlywed Game (1966). The difference was that as opposed to recently married couples, a married man joined forces with his wife and his secretary to see who knew him better. See more »

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His accentuated hand-clapping between sentences. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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