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The title of the series became The Newlywed Game Starring Paul Rodriguez and remained so for the remainder of the 1988-89 season, after which the series was cancelled after four seasons.Gary Kroeger hosted the first season of the revival of The Newlywed Game in 1996, which was conducted under a much different format than the previous series.After a year of struggling ratings, Eubanks returned to host and the format was reinstated to the classic Newlywed Game format.He has also hosted several special episodes of the current Newlywed Game, which has made Eubanks the only host to preside over an episode of the same series in six different decades.ABC opted to wait until just as the press conference began, and as a result The Newlywed Game was able to get a slight head start in the head-to-head ratings battle with the long-running Password.Over the next few months more and more viewers were tuning into The Newlywed Game and it became a hit, while Password's ratings began to fall and eventually led to the series' cancellation fourteen months later.On August 18, 2010, it was announced that The View co-host Sherri Shepherd would take over as host for the fourth season of the show which premiered November 1, 2010.The fifth season premiered on April 18, 2011, with a new logo design, and with Shepherd serving as a narrator in addition to hosting.
The show became famous for some of the arguments that couples had over incorrect answers in the form of mistaken predictions, and it even led to some divorces.s questions dealt with "making whoopee", the euphemism that producers used for sexual intercourse to circumvent network censorship.However, it became such a catchphrase of the show that its original host, Bob Eubanks, continued to use the phrase throughout the show's many runs, even in the 1980s and 1990s episodes and beyond, when he could easily have said "make love" or "have sex" during these periods without censorship.Game Show Network's version of The Newlywed Game airs reruns throughout the week.Network Bounce TV has acquired the reruns from GSN. commercial network series to premiere in black and white, although it converted to color, as did virtually all other network series that had not already done so, by the end of 1966, just before the prime-time version began.The Newlywed Game debuted on the ABC television network on July 11, 1966. On the day it debuted, CBS pre-empted Password to cover a news conference held by Robert Mc Namara, which was delayed a half-hour, with the network "vamping" until he spoke.