Made the long-running Television game displays Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! He founded Merv Griffin Companies and Merv Griffin Entertainment. He performed piano and sang in his senior high school choir, which helped increase money for the institution. He hosted his chat display The Merv Griffin Present from 1965 until 1986. He wedded Julann Wright in 1958. He acknowledged her with discovering the Jeopardy! idea. He hosted THE PURCHASE PRICE is Right for approximately weekly while Costs Cullen was from a trip.