American actor and daytime game show host known for hosting Truth or Consequences and Place the Face.
Before television he used his talents for entertainment on vaudeville and as a barker at the World's Fair.
His two careers in TV and radio earned him two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He suffered from alcoholism and went to AA for 30 years, keeping it clean.
He appeared on the film I Dream of Jeanie with Barbara Eden.