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Game Show Hosts, Contestants, and Personalities

Learn more about the hosts, producers, creators, and stars of your favorite game shows! Biographies and profiles of celebrity hosts, stars of long-running game shows, and brand new faces on all of your favorite shows.
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Celebrities Who Would Make Good Game Show Hosts
A list of 12 celebrities who ought to try their hands at hosting a game show!

Christopher Knight, Host of 'Trivial Pursuit: America Plays'
Christopher Knight started as a child actor, playing the role of Peter Brady on the classic show 'The Brady Bunch.' He's now the host of the syndicated game show 'Trivial Pursuit: America Plays.'

Alex Trebek, Host of 'Jeopardy!'
Biography of Alex Trebek, host of 'Jeopardy!' Trebek has hosted many game shows and made appearances in dozens of television shows and movies.

Mark Walberg, Host of 'The Moment of Truth'
Mark Walberg is the host of 'The Moment of Truth.' He has hosted a variety of game and reality shows, including 'Antiques Roadshow,' 'Russian Roulette,' and 'Temptation Island.'

Howie Mandel, Host of 'Deal or No Deal'
Howie Mandel has extensive experience in the entertainment world. From stand-up comedy to animated shows to hosting 'Deal or No Deal', he has a gift for making people smile.

Alfonso Ribeiro, Host of 'Catch 21'
Alfonso Ribeiro has come a long way from being a child star! From his appearances on 'Silver Spoons' and 'The Fresh Prince of Bel Air,' to GSN game show host on 'Catch 21,' learn more about Alfonso Ribeiro.

Jason Luna, Million Dollar Winner on '1 vs 100'
A brief biography of Jason Luna, the one and only million dollar winner on game show '1 vs. 100.'

Al Roker, Host of 'Celebrity Family Feud'
A biography of Al Roker, host of 'Celebrity Family Feud' and 'Remember This?'

Bob Saget, Host of '1 vs. 100'
A look at the life and career of Bob Saget, popular stand-up comedian and star of 'Full House,' 'America's Funniest Home Videos,' and the game show '1 vs. 100.'

Chuck Woolery, Host of 'Lingo' and Many Others
A brief bio of legendary game show host Chuck Woolery. Learn more about the consummate host of shows like 'Lingo', 'Wheel of Fortune', 'Love Connection', 'Scrabble', and 'Greed'.

Hulk Hogan, Co-Host of 'American Gladiators'
A look at the life of Hulk Hogan, from his wrestling accomplishments to his reality TV and 'Gladiators' gigs.

Jeff Foxworthy, Host of 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?'
Jeff Foxworthy, host of 'Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?', is a proud Southerner and self-proclaimed Redneck. Learn more about this stand up comedian's life and accomplishments in this brief biography.

Meredith Vieira, Host of 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire'
Meredith Vieira hosts 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.' Learn more about Vieira, a multiple Emmy-winning journalist and host with an impressive list of credits to her name.

Mike Greenberg, Host of 'Duel'
A biography of Mike Greenberg, ESPN sportscaster and host of the game show 'Duel.'

Regis Philbin, Host of 'Million Dollar Password'
Profile of Regis Philbin, host of 'Million Dollar Password,' and 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?'

Wayne Brady, Host of 'Don't Forget the Lyrics'
Wayne Brady is the host of 'Don't Forget the Lyrics,' but we already know and love him from 'Whose Line is it Anyway?' Read up on his accomplishments, film and television appearances, and how he got his start in the entertainment world.

Alex Purnell Bio
Alex Purnell has been a contestant on eight game shows so far. Learn more about her in this brief bio.

Chad Mosher
Chad Mosher is an experienced game show contestant, having played 'Jeopardy'' and Million Dollar Password'.

Remembering Charlie O'Donnell - Announcer Charlie O'Donnell Tribute
Readers share their stories of meeting Charlie O'Donnell, and the memories they have of the late game show announcer.

Drew Carey, Improv Comedian and Host of 'The Price is Right'
Brief bio of Drew Carey, improv comedian, actor, and host of The Price is Right and Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza.

Pat Sajak, Host of 'Wheel of Fortune'
Learn more about Pat Sajak, host of Wheel of Fortune

Betty White, the First Lady of Game Shows
Betty White is the best celebrity contestant and panelist that the genre has ever enjoyed. Here's a brief run-down of her appearances on game shows.

Remembering Dick Clark
Dick Clark was a TV legend. He is remembered here by game show announcer Randy West.

Cedric the Entertainer Bio
Cedric the Entertainer replaces Meredith Vieira as the host of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.

Brooke Burns Bio
Brooke Burns has hosted and co-hosted a number of game shows including Dog Eat Dog, Hole in the Wall, and The Chase.

Bob Barker Bio
Bob Barker is synonymous with The Price is Right.

Vanna White Biography
Vanna White is a Wheel of Fortune staple and a game show legend. Learn more about her and her work.

Mark "The Beast" Labbett
Mark Labbett is the Chaser on GSN's version of The Chase.

Monty Hall Biography
Monty Hall is synonymous with Let's Make a Deal. He's originally from Canada, and has made a second career from raising an incredible amount of money for charity.

Tom Bergeron Bio
Tom Bergeron hosted Hollywood Squares from 1998 to 2004.

Guy Fieri Bio
Guy Fieri is a well-known chef who also happens to host game shows.

Wink Martindale, Classic Game Show Host
Wink Martindale has hosted 16 game shows during his lengthy career.

The Hosts of Hollywood Squares
You likely know Tom Bergeron and Peter Marshall, but can you name the other hosts of Hollywood Squares?

Who Has Hosted Password?
The hosts of Password and all of its variations, from Ludden to Philbin.

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