Early TV Game Shows


If your family were lucky enough to have a television set in the 1950’s and 1960’s then these early game shows were ‘must sees’.

Reflecting a different time and culture in our recent past with stereotypical line-ups and not so innocent innuendos, game shows and quizzes made compelling viewing.

How many of these do you remember?

What’s My Line?

Originally broadcast on the BBC from 1951 to 1963, What’s My Line? was a light-hearted panel game where a team of four celebrities had to guess the occupation of a contestant.

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