The campy 1970’s game show which starred Gene Rayburn as the host will make a comeback with Alec Baldwin.
The show, giving contestants a chance to match answers with celebrities on a panel. Match Game is full innuendo and that played well in the 70’s. Will it survive in our PC world? Well, we will find out.
ABC will air the new 2016 version of Match Game on Sunday nights at 9pm as a three hour block of programming that will be dubbed “Sunday Fun & Games” kicking off June 26th. Other shows making combacks are Celebrity Family Feud hosted by Steve Harvey and the $100,000 Pyramid hosted by Michael Strahan.
Below, watch a 1974 episode of The Match Game: