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Family Feud

Year:
Duration:
30 min (3529 episodes)
Genres:
Game-Show
IMDB rate:
7.3
Director:
Paul Alter
Awards:
4 wins & 22 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1976-07-12
Filming Locations: ABC Television Center - 4151 Prospect Avenue, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Richard Dawson
Himself - Host (42 episodes, 1976-1985)
Gene Wood
Himself - Announcer (33 episodes, 1976-1985)
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Trivia
The first time Richard Dawson kissed a contestant was to calm her down because she was very nervous. Richard told her he was going to do what his mother did for people who were nervous: give them a kiss on the cheek.
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In one special episode, filmed in 1978 and televised in 1979, two families with a real life-threatening feud - the Hatfields and the McCoy's - competed to win a Hampshire hog. The hog was famously stolen by one family 13 years before, which marked the beginning of the feud.
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Family Feud made numerous appearances as ABC prime-time specials at the height of its popularity in the early 1980s, usually featuring casts of popular sitcoms of the day. Weeks of the regular show were also often set aside for celebrities to play for charity.
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Quotes
Richard Dawson: Name the first article of clothing that you take off when you get home from work.
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Richard Dawson: I haven't been this excited since I got the oil drilling rights to Jack Lord's hair!
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Richard Dawson: Name an animal with 3 letters in its name.
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