As the first U.S. network game show to offer a million-dollar top prize, the show made television history by becoming one of the highest-rated game shows in the history of U.S. television. The U.S. Millionaire won seven Daytime Emmy Awards, and TV Guide ranked it No. 6 in its 2013 list of the 60 greatest game shows of all time.
Mike Rounds (born October 24, 1954) is the junior United States Senator from South Dakota. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in Senate since January 3, 2015. Rounds was born on October 24, 1954 in Huron, South Dakota. He graduated from the South Dakota State University. He is married to Jean Rounds. They have four children.
Take It All is an American game show hosted by Deal or No Deal host Howie Mandel.It premiered on NBC on December 10, 2012, as part of the 2012–13 television season. In April 2012, NBC placed a seven-episode order for the show under the original title Howie Mandel's White Elephant.
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Ferguson was born in Stobhill Hospital, in the Springburg district of Glasgow, Scotland, to Robert and Janet Ferguson on 17 May 1962 and raised by nearby Cumbernauld growing up "chubby and bullied". Ferguson was raised Scottish Presbyterian When he was six months old, he and his family moved from their Springburg apartment to a council house in Cumberland. They lived there as Glasgow was re-housing many people following damage to the city from World War II. Ferguson attended Murifeld Primary School and Cumberland High School. At age sixteen, Ferguson dropped out of Cumberland High School and began an apprenticeship to be an electronics technician at a local factory of American company Burroughs Corporation. His first was United States was as a teenager to visit an uncle who lived in Long Island near New York. Where he moved to New York City in 1983, he worked in construction in Harlem. Ferguson later became a bouncer at the nightclub Save the Robots.
Ferguson's experience in entertainment began as a drummer in a rock band called Exposure. Ferguson then later joined a punk band called The B*tards from Hell. The band later renamed "Dreamboys" and fronted by vocalist Peter Capaldi performed regularly in Glasgow from 1980 to 1982. Ferguson credits Capaldi for inspiring him to do comedy. After a nerve-wracking first appearance, Ferguson decided to create a character that was a "parody of all the uber-patriotic native folk singers who seemed to...
After cancellation of his show The Ferguson Theory, Ferguson moved to Los Angeles in 1994. His first U.S. role was as baker Long McDonough on the short-lived 1995-96 ABC sitcom Maybe This Time which stared Betty White and Marie Osmond. His breakthrough in the U.S. came when he was cast on The Drew Carey Show as the title character's boss Mr. Wick, a role that he played from 1996 until 2003. Ferguson played the role of an over-the-top posh English accent "to make up for generations of English...
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In December 2004, It was announced that Ferguson would be successor to Craig Kilborn on CBS' The Late Late Show. His first show as the regular show aired on 3 January 2005. By May 2008, Ben Alba, an American television historian and an authority on U.S. talk shows said Ferguson "has already made his mark, taking the TV monologue to new levels with an underlying story. But he is just only starting... He is making up his own rules; it's the immigrant experience." The show is unique in that it h...
Ferguson is a fan of Scottish Football team Patrick Thistle F.C. as well as the British television show Doctor Who. Ferguson has five tattoos which include the Join, or Die political cartoon on his right forearm; a Ferguson family crest with a Latin mottos Dulcius ex asperis(Sweeter out of [or from] difficulty) on his upper arm in honour (honor) of his father, and a Celtic Cross with the Ingram clan motto Magnanimus esto (Be great of mind) on his upper left arm in honour (honor) of his mother. Ferguson has often stated that he has his Join, or Die tattoo to signal his patriotism. Ferguson holds an FAA private pilot license issued 31 July 2009. Ferguson announced on 8 April 2011 broadcast that he is pursuing an instrument rating.
- Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
- Craig Ferguson
- 17 May 1962
- TV host, stand-up comedian, writer, actor, director, author, producer, voice artist
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1954 was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1954th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 954th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1950s decade.
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John Randolph Thune (/ ˈ θ uː n / THOON; born January 7, 1961) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from South Dakota, a seat he was first elected to in 2004.
Countdown is a UK TV words and numbers game, based on the French original, "Des Chiffres et Des Lettres", and was the first programme broadcast on Channel 4, on November 2nd, 1982. It is produced by ITV Studios at MediaCity in Salford, England, although until the middle of 2009, almost every edition was made in the Yorkshire Television studios ...