Chuck Barris (1929–2017)

Producer | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Gong Show (1976-1978) | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002) | The Dating Game (1966)
AWARDS 
1 win & 1 nomination More »
BORN 
Jun 3, 1929 (died Mar 21, 2017)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the ShadowsTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Writer ("Dating Game Theme") (as Charles Barris)  Less 2016 $135MM $82MM / $246MM
  • Primary photo for MinionsMinions Writer ("The Dating Game")  Less 2015 $74MM $336MM / $1.16B
  • Primary photo for X-Men: First ClassX-Men: First Class Writer ("Palisades Park") (as Charles Barris)  Less 2011 $160MM $146MM / $354MM
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a Dangerous MindConfessions of a Dangerous Mind Himself - Present Day, Consultant, Writer ("Palisades Park", "The Dating Game", "The Newlywed Game", "Gong Off"), Writer (book)  Less 2002 $29MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Hugo PoolHugo Pool Irwin  Less 1997 $4K / —
  • Primary photo for Roger & MeRoger & Me Writer ("The Newlywed Game Theme")  Less 1989 $160K $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Gong Show MovieThe Gong Show Movie Himself, Director, Lyrics ("Sometimes It Just Don't Pay to Get Up", "Why Me Oh Lord", "I'm the Cook", "Don't Get Up"), Music ("Sometimes It Just Don't Pay to Get Up", "Why Me Oh Lord", "I'm the Cook", "Don't Get Up", "Robin's Song"), Writer  Less 1980 $6.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Teenage Cover GirlsTeenage Cover Girls Writer ("Palisades Park") (uncredited)  Less 1976
Past Television (24 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ScrewAttack's Top 10sScrewAttack's Top 10s (TV Series) Music ("The Dating Game Theme") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Top 10 SGC 2010 Moments (Jul 18, 2010) Music ("The Dating Game Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SvengoolieSvengoolie (TV Series) Music ("The Newlywed Game Theme") ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • The Brides of Dracula (Nov 18, 2006) Music ("The Newlywed Game Theme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The New Newlywed GameThe New Newlywed Game (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1984–1989
  • Primary photo for BamboozleBamboozle (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The All-New Dating GameThe All-New Dating Game (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1986– 
  • Primary photo for The Gong ShowThe Gong Show (TV Movie) Writer (devised by)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Anything for LaughsAnything for Laughs (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Producer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Ratings GameThe Ratings Game (TV Movie) Writer ("Palisades Park")  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Treasure HuntTreasure Hunt (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1981–1982
  • Primary photo for 3's a Crowd3's a Crowd (TV Series) Writer ("3's A Crowd"), Producer  Less 1979–1980
  • Primary photo for The $1.98 Beauty ShowThe $1.98 Beauty Show (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1978–1980
  • Primary photo for The Newlywed GameThe Newlywed Game (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1977–1980
  • Primary photo for The All-Star Gong Show SpecialThe All-Star Gong Show Special (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Executive Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The New Treasure HuntThe New Treasure Hunt (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1973–1977
  • Primary photo for Cop Out!Cop Out! (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Game GameThe Game Game (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Mama Cass Television ProgramThe Mama Cass Television Program (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Newlywed GameThe Newlywed Game (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 1966–1968 )  Less 1966–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Operation: EntertainmentOperation: Entertainment (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968 2
  • Primary photo for How's Your Mother-in-Law?How's Your Mother-in-Law? (TV Series) Writer ("Mother Trucker")  Less 1967–1968
  • Primary photo for Dream Girl of '67Dream Girl of '67 (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 270 episodes, 1966–1967 )  Less 1966–1967 270
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  • Primary photo for The Family GameThe Family Game (TV Series) Performer ("The Family Game")  Less 1967– 
  • Primary photo for The Dating GameThe Dating Game (TV Series) Producer ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Hollywood a Go GoHollywood a Go Go (TV Series) Writer ("Palisades Park") ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #1.28 (Jul 3, 1965) Writer ("Palisades Park")  Less
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TV Land: Myths and LegendsTV Land: Myths and Legends (TV Series) Himself  Less 2007–2008
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1993–2003 )  Less 1993–2003
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for TV's Most Censored MomentsTV's Most Censored Moments (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Later with Bob CostasLater with Bob Costas (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - TV Game Show Host ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Chuck Barris Rah-Rah ShowThe Chuck Barris Rah-Rah Show (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 8 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978
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  • Primary photo for The Gong ShowThe Gong Show (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 5 episodes, 1976–1978 )  Less 1976–1978
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Game Show Producer / Himself - Game Show Host / Himself - Producer ( 3 episodes, 1972–1978 )  Less 1972–1978
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1969–1974 )  Less 1969–1974
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Episode #23.250 (Jun 22, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wrecking Crew!The Wrecking Crew! Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008 $801K / —
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mafia IIIMafia III (Video Game) Writer ("Palisades Park")  Less 2016
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