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The Gong Show

  1. ABC Renews ‘The Gong Show’ for a Second SeasonABC’s revival of The Gong Show is returning with another batch of episodes. According to The Wrap, the network has officially renewed the Will […]
  2. Mike Myers: AuteurPeople weren’t quite sure what to make of Mike Myers’ (alleged) hosting gig as Tommy Maitland on the new Gong Show. Why the makeup? Why the […]
  3. game shows
    The One With Jennifer Aniston Returning to TV for One Night OnlyBang a gong. Get it on.
  4. Check Out the Trailer for ABC’s ‘Gong Show’ Revival Starring Mike MyersLast year it was reported that Will Arnett was producing a Gong Show revival for ABC, and in April the network revealed the new host – a […]
  5. trailer mix
    Mike Myers Is Unrecognizable As the Cheeky British Host in the Gong Show TrailerThough those dance moves seem familiar.
  6. ruses
    Is Mike Myers Hosting The Gong Show in Character?The alleged method performance also includes a fake Twitter account.
  7. The Host of ABC’s ‘Gong Show’ Revival Sure Looks a Lot Like Mike MyersBack in October it was announced that Will Arnett was producing a Gong Show revival for ABC, and today the guest judge lineup was announced as […]
  8. Remembering Chuck Barris, Accidental Comedy PioneerWhen she stumbles upon me chuckling at something she finds bewildering, my wife periodically asks me, “Is this that anti-comedy you like?” […]
  9. legacies
    Chuck Barris Understood the Value of ‘Lowbrow’ EntertainmentRemembering the reality-TV visionary.
  10. obituaries
    Gong Show Creator Chuck Barris Dead at 87Barris also wrote the 1962 Freddy Cannon pop hit “Palisades Park.”
  11. gong but not forgotten
    Will Arnett Is Bringing The Gong Show Back to Life*deafening gong noise*
  12. Will Arnett Is Producing a ‘Gong Show’ Revival at ABCABC is bringing back ‘70s game show The Gong Show with some help from Will Arnett. The network announced today that it’s ordered ten episodes […]
  13. Looking at Comedy Central’s Weird and Hard-to-Categorize One-Season ShowsWe’ve reached the end of The Good, The Bad, and the Deeply Strange, our examination of the many Comedy Central shows that lasted just one […]
  14. pee-wee herman
    See a Pre–Pee Wee Paul Reubens Do the Tequila DanceWay back when, Pee Wee was just a goofball on a game show.
  15. The Inspired Insanity of The Gong ShowForget Pet Rocks and bell bottoms. If you want evidence the seventies were the strangest decade in American history, feast your eyes on The […]
  16. vulture lists
    20 Worst Reality Shows of SummerCompetitive vomiting! Baby borrowing! Joey Fatone! You are now entering the unscripted apocalypse.
  17. the industry
    Samuel L. Jackson to Star in Basically ‘Torture: The Movie’Plus: Alexander Payne’s next movie, and the big names behind ‘Bioshock.’