‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ with Host Jimmy Kimmel: TV Review

Published on Apr 09, 2020

‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ with Host Jimmy Kimmel: TV Review

When “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” first hit primetime in 1999, host Regis Philbin laid out its base appeal in no uncertain terms. The show, Philbin told his audience, featured “people just like you, who called our phone number dreaming of instant riches.” In just 15 questions, someone could “seize this day [and] have the knowledge and the courage to change the course of their lives in one short evening” to go from someone who could be working in the next cubicle over from you to someone who could claim that coveted title of millionaire. The show was, for better and for worse,

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Author: Caroline Framke