Television Game Show Hosts: Biographies of 32 Stars (Paperback)

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This unique work profiles the private lives and careers of 32 American game show hosts, including the originals (e.g., Bill Cullen, Peter Marshall), the classics (e.g., Bob Barker), and the contemporaries (e.g., Regis Philbin). Organized by host, each chapter includes birth and family information and a complete career history. The most significant developments of each host's early life and career are highlighted--complete with successes, failures, and scandals. Many of the biographies are accompanied by interviews with the host or his family and friends.

About the Author

Former radio announcer and disc jockey David Baber is a librarian at King College in Bristol, Tennessee. He lives in Bristol, Virginia.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780786445738
ISBN-10: 0786445734
Publisher: McFarland & Company
Publication Date: August 11th, 2009
Pages: 296
Language: English