Jokers Wild

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  • 2014
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.6  (47)

Jokers Wild is a classic game show that aired on television from 1969 to 1974. Hosted by the charismatic Ted Ray, this show featured two contestants who competed against each other to answer questions based on various categories. The ultimate goal of the game was to accumulate money by answering questions correctly.

The format of the show was simple yet engaging. The game board featured nine categories such as History, Science, Literature, Geography, Pop Culture, and others. The contestants took turns picking a category, and then a multiple-choice question was read aloud by the host. The contestant had to choose the correct answer to score points.

What made Jokers Wild stand out was the added element of a "Joker" card that was randomly placed on the game board. If a contestant landed on the Joker card, they could use it to select any category they wanted for their turn, regardless of the location of the category on the board. This added an element of strategy and unpredictability to the game.

Throughout the show, there were various opportunities for the contestants to gamble their winnings. For example, they could choose to play a Double or Nothing round, where they had to answer three questions correctly in a row to double their winnings. If they succeeded, they could then choose to play the Double or Nothing round again for a chance to quadruple their winnings.

In addition to the game itself, what made Jokers Wild so entertaining was the character of Ted Ray. He had a knack for keeping the audience engaged with his lively personality and quick wit. He often joked with the contestants and provided humorous commentary on their responses. His charisma and charm made him a beloved host of the show and contributed greatly to its success.

Another aspect of Jokers Wild that stood out from other game shows was the use of sound effects and animations on the game board. When a contestant chose a category, the board would light up with animated graphics, adding a visual element to the game. The sound effects were also fun and engaging, adding to the excitement of the competition.

Jokers Wild was a popular game show during its time, and it remains a beloved classic among fans of vintage television. Its simple yet entertaining format, engaging host, and fun sound effects and animations made it a standout show in the game show genre.

In conclusion, Jokers Wild was a classic game show that aired in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Hosted by Ted Ray, it featured two contestants who competed against each other to answer questions based on various categories. The game board featured a Joker card that allowed contestants to choose any category they wanted for their turn, adding an element of unpredictability to the game. The show's use of sound effects and animations on the game board, coupled with the lively personality of the host, made it a beloved classic of its time.

Jokers Wild is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (31 episodes). The series first aired on September 25, 2014.

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Seasons
If You Don't Know, Now You Know
20. If You Don't Know, Now You Know
March 27, 2019
Ice Cube gets “hangry,” Pittsburgh Steeler Antonio Brown is “ballin',” and Cheech & Chong discuss “who's highest.” We find out “who's hottest” with Hot Ones and a dancer and a banker are quizzed on classic “Mommas.” The winner gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
One For The Money, Two Fo' Sho'
19. One For The Money, Two Fo' Sho'
March 20, 2019
Pittsburgh Steeler Antonio Brown shows off his fancy footwork and Wiz Khalifa does a little “joint reading.” Snoop takes a former Marine and an insurance agent on a journey to “The Highlight Zone” and tells them what “sounds about white.” Someone gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Watching People Win Money
18. Watching People Win Money
March 13, 2019
Pittsburgh Steeler Antonio Brown talks “premarital sacks,” Ice Cube gets “hangry,” and Bill Nye and G-Eazy go on a “nature trip.” Snoop Dogg talks real dogs, the “Fairy Doggfather” stops by, and a yoga instructor and a professor get their puzzles “pimped.” Somebody gets the chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
What You Know Gets The Money To Flow
17. What You Know Gets The Money To Flow
March 6, 2019
Biz Markie's got a (song about) disease, Xzibit talks “chick flicks,” and Cheech & Chong discuss “who's highest.” A paramedic and a small business owner must choose between “Yeezus or Jesus,” and the winner gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
The Game With Some Of That Funky Stuff
16. The Game With Some Of That Funky Stuff
February 27, 2019
Michael Strahan gets down on “Sole Train,” Ice Cube has “a good day,” Paris Jackson shows us her “baby gifts,” and Snoop takes us to church. A cannabis edibles business owner and personal trainer, are asked, “are those real?” and the winner gets a chance to win $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
No Craps, No Poker
15. No Craps, No Poker
February 20, 2019
Biz Markie sings an ode to cheese, we find out “who's hottest” with Hot Ones, and a couple of notorious K.I.D.s stop by. Snoop goes deep with one real estate agent, says “Bong Voyage" to another, and somebody gets to play Snoop's big-ass slot machine for a chance to win $50,000.
Take That Noise Up To Another Level
14. Take That Noise Up To Another Level
February 13, 2019
Ice Cube gets “hangry,” Biz Markie has a (song about) disease, and Cheech & Chong get passionate with Snoop. An auctioneer and a stay-at-home mom are asked “what's the special Caucasian,” and someone gets “dumped by Dogg.” The winner gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Get To Stackin'
12. Get To Stackin'
January 30, 2019
We have a “good day” with Ice Cube, and Snoop takes us to church. “Sith happens” to a fashion designer and a waitress and the winner gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
The Game's The Thing
11. The Game's The Thing
January 23, 2019
Michael Strahan takes a ride on the Sole Train, New England Patriot Julian Edelman and Snoop discuss gym and Jews, Hannibal Buress gets botanical. A dog walker and a workers' comp analyst find common bonds as they compete for a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Episode #0204
10. Episode #0204
June 17, 2018
Seth Rogen talks “Canadian bakin,'” Aubrey Plaza puts us under her “spell,” and we help Kevin Smith find his letters. Snoop takes us to church and we find out “Who's the O.G.” when a model and a marketing professional compete for a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
From The Lbc To Your Tv
9. From The Lbc To Your Tv
June 10, 2018
Adam Devine tells “yo momma” jokes and “The Riddler” stops by. Someone tries to meld their mind with Snoop's, and a blogger and an analyst are quizzed on some cracking black actors from across the pond, pip pip! Somebody gets to play Snoop's big-ass slot machine for a chance to win $50,000.
Hide Your Remote
8. Hide Your Remote
June 3, 2018
Xzibit talks chick flicks, Aubrey Plaza's gotta halve it, and Cheech & Chong discuss who's highest. Snoop Doggowitz, Attorney at Law stops by, a singer and an account manager are quizzed on gin and Jews. The winner gets a chance to win $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Hide Your Remote
8. Hide Your Remote
June 3, 2018
Xzibit talks chick flicks, Aubrey Plaza's gotta halve it, and Cheech & Chong discuss who's highest. Snoop Doggowitz, Attorney at Law stops by, a singer and an account manager are quizzed on gin and Jews. The winner gets a chance to win $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Watch It While It's Hot
7. Watch It While It's Hot
May 27, 2018
Dana White teaches us about “White history,” Snoop takes us on a journey to “The Highlight Zone,” and we find out where Kevin Smith's letters are at. Someone gets “dumped by Dogg” when a police officer and a customer service rep compete to play Snoop's big-ass slot machine for a chance to win $50,000.
Jokers And Jokettes Wild
6. Jokers And Jokettes Wild
May 20, 2018
Alright, alright, alright… we get “spaced out” with a special guest, and G-Eazy's brand-new raps are MONEY. Snoop takes us to church and makes it rain for a pastor and an I.T. guy. The winner gets a chance to play for $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Episode #0220
5. Episode #0220
May 13, 2018
In this very special celebrity episode Aubrey Plaza tries to meld her mind with Snoop's and Wiz Khalifa's knowledge of rap groups and hair products is put to the test. Aubrey and Wiz get a chance to win $50,000 for charity. Plus, Adam Devine gets his 80s on, Michael Strahan gets down on “Sole Train,” and Cheech & Chong get passionate with Snoop.
The Only Casino With Swag For Miles
4. The Only Casino With Swag For Miles
May 6, 2018
Adam Devine tells yo momma jokes and Xzibit is all whitey, then, while Snoop goes deep with a graphic designer and a brand ambassador. The winner gets a chance to win $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
The Only Casino With Swag For Miles
4. The Only Casino With Swag For Miles
May 6, 2018
Adam Devine tells yo momma jokes and Xzibit is all whitey, then, while Snoop goes deep with a graphic designer and a brand ambassador. The winner gets a chance to win $50,000 on Snoop's big-ass slot machine.
Straight Outta Tbs
3. Straight Outta Tbs
April 29, 2018
TBD
Homies Want To Win Money Too
2. Homies Want To Win Money Too
April 22, 2018
Biz Markie has a (song about) disease, RuPaul's on the red carpet, and Cheech & Chong get passionate with Snoop. An MMA fighter and a marketing specialist “hide the weed” and somebody gets to play Snoop's big-ass slot machine for chance to win $50,000.
G's Up, Devil's down
1. G's Up, Devil's down
April 15, 2018
The Big Dogg is back at it again for an elevated experience!
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Where to Watch Jokers Wild
Jokers Wild is available for streaming on the truTV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Jokers Wild on demand at Amazon, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    September 25, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (47)