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Barris followed with “The Newlywed Game,” “The Game Game,” “The Gong Show,” “The $1.98 Beauty Show” and a Mama Cass special, among others."Those were the happiest days of my life," Barris said in a 2002 interview with the Los Angeles Times.

After the show became a hit on both daytime and nighttime TV, the Barris machine accelerated.

New products included "The Newlywed Game," ''The Parent Game," ''The Family Game" and even "The Game Game."At one point Barris was supplying the television networks with 27 hours of entertainment a week, mostly in five-days-a-week daytime game shows.

I've written rock songs, but I'm not a big music star. “It gave the impression of me being a clown, a court jester.

I've penned a bestselling book, but I'm not Hemingway or Fitzgerald. It's just middle-of-the-road greatness.“So I know what my legacy will be. None of that's true."Barris is survived by his wife, Mary.

So he walked away, selling off his holdings and moving to the south of France with his future second wife, Robin Altman.“I figured I didn’t have my finger on the pulse of what’s going on anymore, so I took off,” he told The Times in 2002.

He told friends he planned to write the great American novel while in France.

Years later, she was found dead in a Hollywood apartment.