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Merv Griffin

Mostly Credited As: Merv Griffin
Birth Name: Mervyn Edward Griffin Jr.
Date Of Birth: July 06, 1925 (Age 82)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: San Mateo, California
Date Of Death: August 12, 2007
Cause Of Death: prostate cancer
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Merv Griffin


Merv Griffin died at the age of 83 and was born on July 06, 1925.
He is known for the show Wheel of Fortune (US) (Creator).
He is 5' 9" (1.75 m) tall and was born in San Mateo, California (USA). Merv Griffin died on August 12, 2007,
He is deceased (prostate cancer)

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Alice in Wonderland (1985)As: Conductor
Word for Word (1963)As: Host
The Merv Griffin Show (1962)As: Host
Play Your Hunch (1958)As: Host
The Emmy Awards (1949)As: Himself (Co-Host 1969)
Episode Cast Credits 

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) 
  Merv Griffin, Nia Long, John Mellencamp 03x46: (Mar/19/2007) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Merv Griffin, Carrot Top, Marshall Faulk 02x179: (Nov/08/2006) As Himself 
  Merv Griffin, Rick Reilly 02x83: (May/17/2006) As Himself 

The Megan Mullally Show (2006) 
  Merv Griffin, Kim Raver, Author Jennifer Egan 01x23: (Oct/18/2006) As Himself 

CBS News Sunday Morning (1979) 
  Front Lines 28x40: (Jun/04/2006) As Himself 

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Ryan Seacrest, Merv Griffin 03x152: (May/03/2006) As Himself 
  Merv Griffin/Topher Grace 01x87: (Jan/22/2004) As Himself 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Jennifer Love Hewitt, Merv Griffin, Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley 14x143: (Apr/27/2006) As Himself 

The Apprentice: Martha Stewart (2005) 
  Every Dog Has His Day 01x06: (Oct/26/2005) As Himself 

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  Merv Griffin, Eric Jacobson, Kelly Monaco, Kendra Todd 01x156: (May/23/2005) As Himself 

Fat Actress (2005) 
  Cry Baby McGuire 01x06: (Apr/11/2005) As Himself 

E! True Hollywood Story (1996) 
  Wheel of Fortune 09x29: (Jan/23/2005) As Himself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Drew Barrymore, Jack Hanna 11x88: (Feb/10/2004) Voiced  Himself 

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (1996) 
  Merv Griffin 08x08: (Jan/20/2003) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Disney's Hercules (1998) 
  Hercules and the Big Show 01x51: (Feb/26/1999) Voiced  Himself 
  Hercules and the Big Sink 01x38: (Dec/11/1998) As Himself 
  Hercules and the Griffin 01x35: (Nov/20/1998) As Himself 
  Hercules and the Disappearing Heroes 01x20: (Oct/05/1998) As Himself 

The Golden Girls (1985) 
  Questions and Answers 07x17: (Feb/08/1992) As Himself 

Newhart (1982) 
  Hi, Society 07x11: (Feb/13/1989) As Himself 

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Robert Blake/Kenny Loggins 08x06: (Nov/13/1982) As Himself, [Uncredited]

Billy (1979) (1979) 
  Billy Liar 01x03: (Mar/12/1979) As Himself 

Sanford and Son (1972) 
  Earthquake II 05x01: (Sep/12/1975) As Himself 

The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour (1971) 
  Show 60 04x17: (Jan/23/1974) As Himself 
  Show 36 03x17: (Jan/31/1973) As Himself 
  Show 19 02x13: (Mar/20/1972) As Himself 
  Show 4 01x04: (Aug/22/1971) As Himself 

The Carol Burnett Show (1967) (1967) 
  with Andy Griffith, Merv Griffin 03x08: (Nov/17/1969) As Himself 

The Red Skelton Show (1951) 
  Merv Griffin / The Youngfolk 16x22: (Jan/31/1967) As Himself 
  Merv Griffin 13x19: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

American Bandstand (1957) 
  AB-158: Merv Griffin 01x158: (Mar/12/1958) As Himself 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Wheel of Fortune (US) (1975)• Creator
• Music
Jeopardy! (1964)• Creator
Dance Fever (1979) (1979)• Creator
Click (US) (1997)• Executive Producer
Merv Griffin's Crosswords (2007)• Creator
• Producer
Monopoly (1990)• Creator
• Executive Producer

Episode Crew


Featured Songs

The Wonder Years Songs:
Full Moon Rising + Jeopardy/Think music 
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