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Exclusive: Oh Sit Producer Brings Back Game Shows Truth or Consequences, Treasure Hunt

Truth or Consequences, one of the most popular game shows from the early days of TV, could be making a comeback. The Gurin Company, which produces Oh Sit! for The CW, has licensed the rights to the show and is currently shopping it to networks.

"Truth or Consequences is a great collection of game, stunt, hidden camera, reunions, surprises, strange talents and unique guests," says Phil Gurin, president and CEO of The Gurin Company. "It's just a really fun show. We're taking the original show and making it bigger."

Truth or Consequences ran for 38 years on radio and TV, including on both CBS and NBC, and later in syndication. The show, which Gurin licensed from Ralph Edwards Productions (which launched it on radio in 1939), was Bob Barker's first TV job in 1956. A town in New Mexico renamed itself Truth or Consequences, N.M., in homage and is still called that to this day.

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ABC is reviving NBC's classic '50s memory trip This Is Your Life, Variety reports. Details of the remake are being kept under wraps, but it's probably safe to say that 92-year-old Ralph Edwards will not be back as host.read more


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Year Title Description
1986 New Cross-Wits TV Show Series, Executive Producer
1966 Truth or Consequences TV Show Series, Host
1955 I'll Cry Tomorrow Movie, Actor - Himself
1952 This Is Your Life TV Show Series, Host
1947 Beat The Band Movie, Actor - Eddie

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