Big Surprise, The

562. THE BIG SURPRISE (c. 1956-USA). NBC-TV. Sponsored by Beads-O’-Bleach, Trend, Blue Dutch Cleanser, Speidel Watch Bands. $100,000 prize quiz extravaganza, hosted by MIKE WALLACE. ERROL FLYNN wins $30,000 answering questions on “Ships and The Sea,” a wrestler’s topic is the New Testament. CAROLINE O’CONNER does a Spetdel commercial. NBC’s answer to the $64,000 Question-a complicated format from the era of the Big Quiz. 30 minutes. Television-Quiz