He started his own online dating service in the late 1990s, which quickly flopped.
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His latest reinvention has led him on a surprising journey as a You Tube sensation with a series of humorous political videos called “Save Us Chuck Woolery.” As the 2012 elections approached, Woolery was inspired to speak out about the problems plaguing the country. He soon discovered, however, that being in front of an audience simply came naturally.
He decided to go against the grain and “come out” publicly as a rare Conservative in the entertainment industry, without aligning himself specifically with any political party or candidate. He began his career as a performer with the music group The Avante-Garde, whose hit “Naturally Stoned” climbed the Billboard charts in 1968.
Woolery eventually left Wheel of Fortune in a salary dispute with show producers, which he has admitted was a mistake on his part.
However, with his strong looks, casual wit and friendly charm, Woolery has since become one of the most respected and liked game show hosts in the business.
A born again Christian, Woolery had been married three times and has eight children. Woolery often speaks enthusiatically about bass fishing and sells his own line of motorized fishing lures, Moto Lures.
His current game show, Lingo, is going into its fifth season on GSN.He has also been seen on television infomercials promoting a developing community Holiday Island, Arkansas.Chuck has added narration for the GSN's daytime lineup schedule since April 2005, and these bumpers run from the start of GSN's daily schedule until just before 4 PM, when the generic bumper takes the spot.He was dumped by Columbia Records in 1970, subsequently signed by RCA, and dumped by RCA in 1971.In search of a career in moving pictures, he played Mr.Military service: US Navy Chuck Woolery was half the pop duet "The Avant-Garde", with Elkin "Bubba" Fowler.