Knowledge Identifier: &Merv_Griffin_Enterprises
Category: Business (17)
Founded in 1964.
Countries: United States (83%), Japan (17%)
Linked to: The Coca-Cola Company, Production company, Merv Griffin Entertainment, Metadata
In 1965, his talk show "The Merv Griffin Show" returned to television
In 1982, the company joined forces with King World to syndicate a nightly version of "Wheel of Fortune"
The company had the rights to syndicate "The Merv Griffin Show" until 1986 when Columbia Pictures Television distributed the final episodes and the first two pilots of "Jeopardy" in 1983 and January 1, 1984
Merv Griffin Enterprises was folded into Columbia TriStar Television on June 4, 1994
Griffin later founded Merv Griffin Entertainment on May 13, 1996