Shepherd continued taking on the role of host and narrator for the sixth season which premiered on October 25, 2012.Scott Beach, who was Barris's first choice as host, was the announcer in the very early episodes of The Newlywed Game.The Newlywed Game is an American television game show that pits newly married couples against each other in a series of revealing question rounds to determine how well the spouses know or do not know each other.
A syndicated version of the show began airing in 1977.Mostly successful, it nonetheless was canceled in 1980, not directly because of the show itself.On August 18, 2010, it was announced that The View co-host Sherri Shepherd would take over as host for the fourth season of the show which premiered November 1, 2010.The fifth season premiered on April 18, 2011, with a new logo design, and with Shepherd serving as a narrator in addition to hosting.Jim Lange hosted the aforementioned week of specials in 1984.
In December 1988, Eubanks stepped down as the host of the series and he was replaced with comedian Paul Rodriguez.On December 20, 1974, The Newlywed Game concluded its run after nearly eight and a half years on the network.It was the longest running game show in ABC daytime history until 1985, when Family Feud surpassed it.Network Bounce TV has acquired the reruns from GSN. commercial network series to premiere in black and white, although it converted to color, as did virtually all other network series that had not already done so, by the end of 1966, just before the prime-time version began.The Newlywed Game debuted on the ABC television network on July 11, 1966. On the day it debuted, CBS pre-empted Password to cover a news conference held by Robert Mc Namara, which was delayed a half-hour, with the network "vamping" until he spoke.After Beach resigned, Barris's primary staff announcer, Johnny Jacobs, took over, continuing as the announcer for the series until the first syndicated version was canceled in 1980.