Bruce Wants To Play The Game With You….

Bruce Forsyth And The Generation Game 1971 - 1977 There are few things we find funnier than when watching someone else "mess it up."  The Generation Game was a prime example of just that. Based on the Dutch...
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Bob Monkhouse Plays Cupid….

Bob's Your Uncle, 1991 Produced by Central for ITV, madcap game show Bob's Your Uncle, ran for two series of twelve episodes each.  The contestants were newlyweds and the host of course Bob Monkhouse, assisted...
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The Generation Game, What Happened Next?

Generation Fame, 2005 and Onwards The Generation Game had come to an end in 2002 amidst falling audiences.  Never ones to give up on a good idea the BBC attempted a relaunch for 2004 with Paul O'Grady as host....
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Back Tonight!

All New Blind Date, 2017 After the build up and voice problems for Paul O'Grady tonight Blind Date returns to our TV screens after fourteen years. A revival was first mooted back in 2015, in this case it wa...

You Bet !

You Bet ! - 1988 Another prime time Saturday Night classic.  You Bet ran for 10 series over 101 episodes between 1988 and 1997.  It was a British game show that was based around the format of German show Wette...

Blind Date

Blind Date, 1985 Another London Weekend classic that was must see Saturday night TV for millions of us. The show originated from a pilot presented by camp comic (who turned out to be not so camp) Duncan Nor...
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Dame Edna’s Watching You

Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch - 1992 Dame Edna's Neighbourhood Watch.  Possibly the most outrageous game show you'll ever see. Superstar housewife Dame Edna hosted this "intrusive" game show that peeped i...

Bob Monkhouse Presents: The Golden Shot

The Golden Shot, 1967 A hugely popular Sunday afternoon game show in it's time and commonly associated with Bob Monkhouse.  Based on the German TV show Der goldene Schuss, over it's nine year run it has one of...

Larry Grayson Steps Into Bruce’s Shoes

Larry Grayson's Generation Game, 1978 Bruce had left to host ‘The Big Night’ leaving the BBC with a vacancy for their premier Saturday night show. Alan Boyd, producer of the Generation Game at the time, rem...