- Dueling Shows: The revival did this with American Idol in 2003. Idol won out with the Star Search revival lasting only two years.
- Follow the Leader: Inevitable for the revival where home viewer voting and celebrity judges were added.
- Franchise Killer: After the 2003 revival was pummeled in the ratings by Idol, no further attempts have been made to revive the series.
- Long Runner: Ran for 12 years in syndication.
- Un-Cancelled: CBS revived it to compete against American Idol.
Trivia / Star Search