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ABC Renews Quartet of Game Shows

'Celebrity Family Feud,' 'The $100,000 Pyramid,' 'The Match Game' and 'To Tell the Truth' All Return

ABC has issued pick-up orders for summer game shows “Celebrity Family Feud,” “The $100,000 Pyramid,” “The Match Game” and “To Tell the Truth.” “Celebrity Family Feud,” hosted by Steve Harvey and the highest rated of the four (at 8.2 million viewers and a 1.7 rating in adults 18-49 this summer to-date), heads into season three. “The $100,000 Pyramid,” “The Match Game” and “To Tell the Truth,” hosted by Michael Strahan, Alec Baldwin and Anthony Anderson, respectively, move into season two.

“We’re thrilled by the performance of each of our game shows and the reception they received from the fans,” said Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment. She added, “The success of these shows is due in large part to the strength of our hosts, Steve Harvey, Michael Strahan, Alec Baldwin and Anthony Anderson.”

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US ( Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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  1. I do Celebrity Family Feud but I enjoy it much more when there is an actual family on there as opposed to the models or bachelors or sports teams.