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MATCH GAME [PROGRAM CHANGE]
Air Date: Sunday, April 02, 2017
Time Slot: 9:00 PM-10:00 PM EST on ABC
Episode Title: (#206) "Tituss Burgess, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Morrison, Busy Phillips, Taye Diggs, Valerie Bertinelli"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

THE PANEL IS READY TO BLANK! WITH HOST ALEC BALDWIN, ON AN ALL-NEW 'MATCH GAME,' SUNDAY, APRIL 2, ON ABC

The drinks are poured, and it's going to get BLANK, on a brand-new episode of "Match Game," SUNDAY, APRIL 2 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EDT). Produced by FremantleMedia North America, "Match Game" is hosted by Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin featuring four contestants each week vying for the chance to win $25,000, as they attempt to match the answers of six celebrities in a game of fill-in-the-missing-blank.

Celebrity Panelists for April 2:

Tituss Burgess ("Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt")

Jane Krakowski ("30 Rock," "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," Tony Award winner)

Matthew Morrison ("Glee," "The Good Wife")

Busy Phillips ("Vice Principals," "Cougar Town")

Taye Diggs ("Empire," "Murder in the First")

Valerie Bertinelli ("Hot in Cleveland")

Joining the celebrity panelists are contestants Holly Cleeland (hometown, Burbank, California), Arianna Boykins (hometown, Buffalo, New York), Dan Essig (hometown, Naperville, Illinois) and Meredith Caruso (hometown, Monmouth County, New Jersey).

Executive producers include Alec Baldwin, FMNA's Jennifer Mullin, Scott St. John and Mallory Schwartz.

"Match Game" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound.

For more information on "Match Game," visit ABC.com.

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MATCH GAME (ABC)
Returns Thursday, June 21
BROADCAST HISTORY:
6/26/16 - ???
STATUS:
returning this summer (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
thursdays from 9:00 PM-10:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, May 2018) We are bringing back the shag carpet and the skinny microphone for some summertime "Match Game" BLANK!, as Season 3 continues on THURSDAY, JUNE 21 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EDT). "Match Game" will once again be hosted by Emmy(R)- and Golden Globe(R) Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin and is produced by FremantleMedia North America (FMNA). The hilarious panel game features two contestants as they attempt to match the answers of six celebrities in a game of fill-in-the-missing-blank. Baldwin received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Host in 2017. A fantastic lineup of celebrities are in store this summer including Laverne Cox, David Arquette, James Van Der Beek, Amy Sedaris, Jenifer Lewis, Anthony Anderson, Christina Ricci, ICE-T, Yvette Nicole Brown, Kenan Thompson, Niecy Nash, Tom Lennon, Caroline Rhea, Mark Duplass, Constance Zimmer, Joel McHale, Michael Ealy, Mario Cantone, Adam Pally, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Cheryl Hines, Ellie Kemper, John Early, Donald Faison, Kate Flannery, Nikki Glaser, Jane Krakowski, Tituss Burgess and Jack McBrayer.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alec Baldwin as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alec Baldwin as EP
· Jennifer Mullin as EP
· Mallory Schwartz as EP
· Scott St. John as EP
GENRE(S):
· game show
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· FremantleMedia North America