GSN BRINGS BACK CLASSIC GAME SHOWS "WHAT'S MY LINE?" AND "I'VE GOT A SECRET" FOR TWO WEEKS BEGINNING DECEMBER 17TH
"Late Night Black and White" Classic Episodes will Feature Celebrity Appearances by Barbra Streisand, Dick Clark, Carol Burnett, Fred Astaire, Jack Benny and more
(Santa Monica, CA) -- December 14, 2012 -- GSN has announced the two-week return of "Late Night Black and White," a showcase of fan-favorite classic games. Weekdays from December 17th - 28th, GSN will add two of TV's most popular panel shows to its lineup with the broadcast of "What's My Line?" at 2:00 am ET and "I've Got A Secret" at 2:30 am ET.
Winning a Golden Globe and three Emmy Awards, "What's My Line?" is the longest running primetime game show in history, airing over 17 years. The game play consisted of four panelists who attempted to guess either the unusual occupation of a guest contestant or a product associated with them. Hosted by John Daly, audiences tuned into the live weekly broadcast to play along with a rotating line-up of celebrity panelists such as Arlene Francis, Dorothy Kilgallen and Bennett Cerf.
"I've Got A Secret," another long-running primetime network series, is one of the most popular game shows of all-time. The format featured four celebrity panelists who by cross examination tried to determine each contestant's secret. Hosted by such greats as Garry Moore and Steve Allen, the show featured classic celebrity panelists including Henry Morgan, Betsy Palmer and Jayne Meadows.
Celebrity appearances during the "Late Night Black and White" classic episode run include:
"What's My Line?" Mon-Fri 2:00 am
Monday, Dec. 17th: Jack Benny
Tuesday, Dec. 18th: Louis Armstrong
Wednesday, Dec. 19th: Jerry Lewis
Thursday, Dec. 20th: Esther Williams and Dick Clark
Friday, Dec. 21st: Barbra Streisand
Monday, Dec. 24th: Carol Burnett
Tuesday, Dec. 25th: Fred Astaire
Wednesday, Dec. 26th: Julie Andrews
Thursday, Dec. 27th: Danny Kaye
Friday, Dec. 28th: Paul Newman
"I've Got A Secret" Mon-Fri 2:30 am
Monday, Dec. 17th: Andy Griffith
Tuesday, Dec. 18th: Ann Sothern
Wednesday, Dec. 19th: Hugh Downs
Thursday, Dec. 20th: Jonathan Winters
Friday, Dec. 21st: Liberace and Wilt Chamberlain
Monday, Dec. 24th: Neil Sedaka
Tuesday, Dec. 25th: Julie Newmar
Wednesday, Dec. 26th: Bobby Darin
Thursday, Dec. 27th: Hugh O'Brian
Friday, Dec. 28th: Arnold Palmer and Lauren Bacall
GSN is a multimedia entertainment company that offers original and classic game programming and competitive entertainment via its 75-million subscriber television network and online game sites. GSN's cross-platform content gives game lovers the opportunity to win cash and prizes, whether through GSN's popular TV game shows or through GSN Digital's free casual games, mobile and social games, and cash competitions. GSN is distributed throughout the U.S., Caribbean and Canada by all major cable operators, satellite providers and telcos. GSN and its subsidiary, WorldWinner Inc., are owned by DIRECTV and Sony Pictures Entertainment. For further information, please visit GSNTV.com.