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Gene Wood (I) (1925–2004)

Gene Wood was a prolific game show announcer during the 1970s and 1980s. Most often heard over Goodson-Todman (later Mark Goodson Productions) game shows, he was the voice that introduced game shows including "Card Sharks", "Tattletales," "Classic Concentration," "Password Plus"/"Super Password" and "Family Feud." Few fans will ever forget his ... See full bio »

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Known For

Family Feud Himself - Announcer
(1976-1985)
Weekend Warriors LAFF Speaker
(1986)

Filmography

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 1994 Captain Planet and the Planeteers (TV Series)
Bob
- You Bet Your Planet (1994) ... Bob (voice)
 1986 Weekend Warriors
LAFF Speaker
 1970 Dirtymouth
New York Judge
 1966 The Soupy Sales Hour (TV Movie)
 1952 Without Warning!
Off-Screen Narrator (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
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Show Show Self (40 credits)
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Stage: Appeared in "Stock in Trade". Musical / Comedy / Revue. Bermuda.
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They keep recycling the same old formats and the same old concepts. Eventually, the audience gets tired of those and they want to see something new.

Trivia:

After Johnny Olson's death in 1985, he was one of the 4 guest-announcers on The Price Is Right (1972), who lost the announcing job, not only because his voice wasn't good enough for the show, he also didn't along with then-host Bob Barker, off-camera. See more »

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