NEW BOOK: The Merv Griffin Show: The Inside Story

A brand new book from Steve Randisi, author and lifelong follower of Merv’s shows and work, has just been released. The Merv Griffin Show: The Inside Story covers the show’s extensive history, features vivid recaps of several “lost” episodes, and … Continue reading

Three Classic Musical Performances to Get You Moving

Of the over 5000 guests who appeared on The Merv Griffin Show between 1963 and 1986, a great many of them were musical artists. Some of them were in the very early stages of their careers (and would later become … Continue reading

Those Summer Nights – John Travolta and Olivia Newton John’s Classic Interview

Who doesn’t have great memories of watching John Travolta and Olivia Newton John together in the classic movie Grease? Revisit those summer feelings with Merv’s charming 1981 interview with John and Olivia, as they sit down together and talk about … Continue reading

Laugh Into Spring with 3 Classic Comedy Performances

From 1963 through 1986, over 5000 guests appeared on The Merv Griffin Show. So many of them were beloved talented performers in comedy, and a great number of these appearances have now turned into treasures to be shared and enjoyed. Many … Continue reading

Celebrating Women’s History Month – 3 Inspiring Interviews

March is Women’s History Month, and we couldn’t think of a better way to honor it then to celebrate some of the inspiring women Merv had the privilege of interviewing over the years. Below are three classic, fascinating interviews with comedy icon … Continue reading

Incredible and Timeless Wisdom to Get You Motivated

From 1963 to 1986, Merv Griffin had over 5,000 fascinating guests appear on his show. Isn’t that incredible when you think about it? So much was shared on the show. Not just actors promoting movies or musical performers showcasing their … Continue reading

Wisdom and Straight Talk from Merv via Esquire Magazine

In one of his last interviews (originally running in September of 2006, less than a year before his passing), Merv shared some witty and real thoughts with Esquire Magazine. A few of his most well-loved quotes come from this very … Continue reading