Yearly Archives: 2013

Jerry Springer Talks ‘Price Is Right Live’ In Duluth

Posted on October 13, 2013

DULUTH – The countdown was on Wednesday for the arrival of talk show host Jerry Springer, of the “Jerry Springer Show,” who is hosting the “Price is Right Live” Oct. 12 at the DECC in Duluth. But before that, Springer called FOX 21’s Dan Hanger to talk about the upcoming game show and how he’s been able to have such a long entertainment career that’s lasted decades.

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Interview: The Price Is Right Tour Host Todd Newton

Posted on October 7, 2013

Game show host, and former St. Louis radio personality, Todd Newton returns to Phillips & Company to let you know how you can enjoy “The Price Is Right Live!” at the Peabody Opera House. Todd Newton is best known to audiences for his work on The HUB Network’s “Family Game Night”, but for years in the 80′s and 90′s, he was “Rikk Idol” on radio airwaves here in St. Louis.

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Jerry Springer, Host of Touring Price Is Right, Says People Just Want Attention

Posted on October 7, 2013

SIOUX CITY | Don’t ask Jerry Springer how much something costs. “I never look at a receipt,” the veteran talk show hosts says. “It’s a horrible thing.” But it’s also a sign of success — success that includes a political career, a television talk show, a stint on Broadway and, Wednesday, a visit to Sioux City as host of “The Price is Right Live,” a touring edition of the popular TV show.

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Q&A with the Host of The Price Is Right Live

Posted on October 3, 2013

In 2001, Todd Newton had the realization that he wanted to dedicate his career to hosting game shows. He had the right look — the deep tan, the straight teeth, the luxurious hair. He had the right personality — peppy, positive, always rooting for his contestants. And quickly, he also had the right mentor — none other than Bob Barker, the deeply tanned, straight-toothed, luxuriously haired longtime host of “The Price Is Right.”

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Live Stage Version of Price Is Right will Cull Contestants from Lexington Audience

Posted on May 2, 2013

Don’t care about the ponies? Prefer to opt out of the Derby madness and try something different? The Price Is Right Live could be just the ticket. The version of the long-running television game show is coming to Lexington on Saturday, offering a chance to win real prizes and hear your name attached to the famous catchphrase “Come on down …” (You can hear the theme music in your head can’t you?)

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