The Name of the Game (1968-1971)

Status: Ended

Airdate: 1968-01-17

Runtime: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Genre(s): Mystery, Action & Adventure, Crime

Language(s): English


The Name of the Game is an American television series starring Tony Franciosa, Gene Barry, and Robert Stack that ran from 1968 to 1971 on NBC, totaling 76 episodes of 90 minutes. It was a pioneering wheel series, setting the stage for The Bold Ones and the NBC Mystery Movie in the 1970s. The show had an extremely large budget for a television series.

Episode Title Rating Airdate Skipped Watched
Normal Episodes 76
Season 1 26
Season 2 26
Season 3 24
Specials 1
Cast 7
Susan Saint James - Peggy Maxwell
Anthony Franciosa - Jeff Dillon
Robert Stack - Dan Farrell
Ben Murphy - Joe Sample
Mark Miller - Ross Craig
Anne Baxter - Betty-Jean Currier
Gene Barry - Glenn Howard
Production 7
Richard Irving - Executive Producer
Leslie Stevens - Producer
Dean Hargrove - Producer
George Eckstein - Producer
Norman Lloyd - Producer
Boris Sagal - Producer
David Victor - Producer
Network 1

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