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Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (I) (1999–2020)

TV-G
TV Series | 60 min | Game-Show

Contestants, selected by calling a phone number, are chosen based on their ability to arrange 4 answers to a question in the correct order the fastest. They then have to answer 15 multiple-choice questions correctly to win increasing ...See moreContestants, selected by calling a phone number, are chosen based on their ability to arrange 4 answers to a question in the correct order the fastest. They then have to answer 15 multiple-choice questions correctly to win increasing amounts of money, the largest of which is $1,000,000. They can choose to use three "lifelines": 50/50: two incorrect answers are eliminated; Ask the audience: the studio audience votes on the correct answer; and phone a friend: they can call one of 5 pre-arranged friends who can help with the answer. Written by Jon Reeves See less
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Seasons
4   |   3   |   2   |   1   |   Unknown   See all
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Aug 16, 1999

Release date (First episode)
Aug 16, 1999 (United States)

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146 cast members
Name STARmeter Episodes Known for
Regis Philbin
Self - Host / Self Self - Host / Self   See fewer
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27
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4
Rick Rosner
Self - Hot Seat Contestant / Self - Fastest Finger Contestant Self - Hot Seat Contestant / Self - Fastest Finger Contestant   See fewer
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3
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3
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3
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3
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3
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3
Top 5000
3
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3
John Carpenter
Self - Contestant / Self - Past Million Dollar Winner Self - Contestant / Self - Past Million Dollar Winner   See fewer
Members only
2
Federico Castelluccio
'Himself' 2001 'Himself' 2001   See fewer
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2
Trip Payne
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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2
Top 5000
2
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2
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2
Ed Toutant
Self / Self - Past Million Dollar Winner Self / Self - Past Million Dollar Winner   See fewer
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2
Meredith Vieira
Self / Self - Contestant Self / Self - Contestant   See fewer
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2
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2
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2
Top 5000
2
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2
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2
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2
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2
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2
Members only
2
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2
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2
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2
Top 5000
2
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2
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2
Gary Cousins
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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2
Leslie Salyer
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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2
John Zimcosky
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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2
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Top 5000
1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Top 5000
1
Steve Whitmire
Kermit the Frog Kermit the Frog   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
Top 500
1
William Baldwin
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
Top 5000
1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Top 5000
1
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1
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1
Eve
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Top 5000
1
Jon Favreau
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
Top 500
1
Mick Foley
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
Top 5000
1
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1
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1
David Alan Grier
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
Top 5000
1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Martina McBride
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Casey McCarthy
Contestant Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
Jason Parker
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Paul Rodriguez
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Marty D. Scott
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
Sisqó
Self Self   See fewer
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1
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1
Timothy Sternberg
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
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1
Brad Abbey
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Wolf Blitzer
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Nik Bonaddio
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Connie Chung
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Lauren Conrad
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
Sam Donaldson
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Dan Doody
Self - Past Contestant Self - Past Contestant   See fewer
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1
Robert Essig
Self - Past Million Dollar Winner Self - Past Million Dollar Winner   See fewer
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1
Patricia Heaton
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
Top 5000
1
Robert Herjavec
Self - 'Shark Tank' Shark Self - 'Shark Tank' Shark   See fewer
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1
Gwen Ifill
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Ken Jennings
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
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1
Wynonna Judd
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Jennifer Kiesel
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
Donald Leake
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Chris Maslowski
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Richard Mason
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Steve Nash
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Kevin O'Leary
Self - 'Shark Tank' Shark Self - 'Shark Tank' Shark   See fewer
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1
Kevin Olmstead
Self - Past Million Dollar Winner Self - Past Million Dollar Winner   See fewer
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1
Katy Perry
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Jodi Picoult
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Rob Placek
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Rachael Ray
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Michelle Ribeiro
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Cokie Roberts
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Mo Rocca
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Robby Roseman
Self - Past Contestant Self - Past Contestant   See fewer
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1
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1
Sherri Shepherd
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Anthony Sloan
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Brian Slope
Self - Contestant Self - Contestant   See fewer
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1
Snoop Dogg
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
George Stephanopoulos
Self - Expert Self - Expert   See fewer
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1
Joe Trela
Self - Past Million Dollar Winner Self - Past Million Dollar Winner   See fewer
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1
Doug Van Gundy
Self - Past Contestant Self - Past Contestant   See fewer
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1
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Vanessa Williams
Self - Celebrity Contestant Self - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
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1
Shannon Woodward
Self - Phone-A-Friend Self - Phone-A-Friend   See fewer
Top 500
1
Nancy Redd
Self (uncredited) Self (uncredited)   See fewer
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1
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6.3 / 10 | 2,386 votes