BOB BARKER'S FINAL EPISODE OF "THE PRICE IS RIGHT" TO BE BROADCAST FRIDAY, JUNE 15 WITH A REBROADCAST IN PRIMETIME THAT EVENING PRIOR TO THE 34TH ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS, ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK
Reruns of "The Price is Right" with Bob Barker As Host Will Continue To Be Broadcast Throughout The Summer
Emmy Award winner Bob Barker's final original daytime episode of THE PRICE IS RIGHT will be broadcast Friday, June 15 (11:00 AM-12:00 Noon, ET; 10:00-11:00 AM, PT) on the CBS Television Network. The episode will then be rebroadcast the same evening (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), leading directly into the airing of "The 34th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/ delayed PT), from the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.
Episodes of the THE PRICE IS RIGHT hosted by Barker will rerun throughout the summer until the season premiere in the fall.
Barker is retiring after 50 years in show business and 35 years of hosting THE PRICE IS RIGHT, the longest-running game show in television history. He has won a total of 17 Emmy Awards -- 13 as TV host, three as Executive Producer of THE PRICE IS RIGHT and the Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award for Daytime Television in 1999. Currently, he is nominated for his 18th and 19th Daytime Emmy Awards. Barker was installed into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in June 2004.
THE PRICE IS RIGHT is a Mark Goodson Productions, in association with FremantleMedia, North America, Inc. Bob Barker is executive producer, Roger Dobkowitz the producer and Bart Eskander, the director. The series is broadcast weekdays (11:00 AM-12:00 Noon, ET; 10:00-11:00 AM, PT) on the CBS Television Network.