Name Droppers
NBC Daytime, September 29, 1969-March 27, 1970
Run time
30 Minutes
Al Lohman and Roger Barkley
Kenny Williams
NBC Studio 3, Burbank, California

Lohman & Barkely's Name Droppers was a short-lived daytime game show that featured a celebrity panel of three with twenty studio contestants who played for a week along with a "Name Dropper" a person who in some way had a connection to one of the three celebrities. (i.e. a maid, first grade teacher or mechanic)

Game FormatEdit

The celebrities told stories about how they were related to the "Name Dropper". The contestants voted for the celebrity whose story they believed. If they were correct they each received $10. The "Name Dropper" collected $10 for each incorrect vote. In addition, each game had two contestants got a chance to explain why they chose as they did and then played for a bonus prize. The contestant with the greatest number of correct guesses on a week's worth of shows won a bonus of $1,000.


Hosts Al Lohman, Roger Barkley and announcer Kenny Williams would later go on to do another short-lived Heatter-Quigley game show called Bedtime Stories in 1979.

International VersionsEdit


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Episode StatusEdit


NAMEDROPPERS, THE opening credits NBC game show

NAMEDROPPERS, THE opening credits NBC game show

Lohman & Barkley's Namedroppers (1970)--Gameplay

Lohman & Barkley's Namedroppers (1970)--Gameplay

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