Orson Welles Describes Offer for Rigged Quiz Show
November 1, 2009 | 8:00 am
Nov. 1, 1959: Orson Welles says he turned down an offer to pose as a genius on a TV quiz show, explaining that he knew nothing about baseball and would miss all such questions. A producer told him: “We're not going to ask you any questions you don't know.”
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