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The Merv Griffin Show 

Merv Griffin invites a series of actors, actresses, writers, and directors to discuss the progressive work they have done and current culture, arts, and entertainment surrounding the numerous projects.
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 11 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Merv Griffin ...  Himself - Host / ... 1,612 episodes, 1962-1986
Mort Lindsey Orchestra Mort Lindsey Orchestra ...  Themselves / ... 1,097 episodes, 1965-1980
Mort Lindsey Mort Lindsey ...  Himself / ... 1,088 episodes, 1965-1986
Arthur Treacher ...  Himself / ... 978 episodes, 1962-1970
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Merv Griffin invites a series of actors, actresses, writers, and directors to discuss the progressive work they have done and current culture, arts, and entertainment surrounding the numerous projects.

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1962 (USA) See more »

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Mono

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4:3
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Trivia

Merv Griffin invites a series of actors, actresses, writers, and director. See more »

Alternate Versions

Also available in a computer colorized version. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Freaks and Geeks: Girlfriends and Boyfriends (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

You And I And George
Performed by Rowlf (Jim Henson)
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I like The Merv Griffin Show
3 September 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

I like The Merv Griffin Show. This is American Talk Show story. Great guests with great stories. Keep it up.


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