A young Regis Philbin! Housewives who don't pull each other's hair! A commercial for the Ma Bell telephone system! What other differences can you find between modern times and this '70s time capsule? ... See MoreSee Less
Although I couldn’t call the late Jim Perry an ultra- close personal friend over the years I knew him well enough to recognize his terrific talents and total professionalism.
I had watched Jim host hit shows like “Sale Of The Century” long before meeting him. Then when I was invited to be a celebrity guest on “Card Sharks”, which he hosted, his warmth and friendliness was apparent from the moment I met him.
Needless to say I was saddened to hear of his passing. We have lost a big-time name in our genre. And I have lost a friend. I extend my thoughts and prayers to the Perry family. ... See MoreSee Less
I'm sad to report the passing of a class act—Jim Perry. Jim logged countless thousands of hours and thousands of miles hosting game shows like "Card Sharks", "Definition," and "Sale of the Century," both in the United States and in Canada. He also hosted the Miss Canada Pageant for many years. He was a broadcaster's broadcaster and a total gentlemen—and quite the singer, as you'll see from the video in the comments. We'll miss you, Jim. ... See MoreSee Less