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Overview

The Name's the Same is an American game show that was produced by Goodson-Todman for the ABC television network from December 5, 1951 to August 31, 1954, followed by a run from October 25, 1954 to October 7, 1955.

It was alternately sponsored by Swanson and Johnson Wax for the majority of its run. It was also sponsored by the Bendix home appliance division of Avco early in its run, and Clorets and Chicken of the Sea tuna midway through its run. The show's final sponsor, Ralston Purina, also sponsored Ethel and Albert, the program that replaced The Name's the Same on the ABC schedule.

Series Cast

  1. Robert Q. Lewis

    Robert Q. Lewis

    21 Episodes

  2. Abe Burrows

    21 Episodes

  3. Bill Cullen

    Bill Cullen

    21 Episodes

  4. Arnold Stang

    Arnold Stang

    21 Episodes

  5. Bob Elliott

    Bob Elliott

    21 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

1952 | 21 Episodes

Season 2 of The Name's the Same premiered on August 8, 1952.

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Status Ended

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m

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