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The Game Show Hosts With The Most  

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List Rules Vote up the game show hosts (no judges from talent show competitions) who are the best part of the show.

If you're a fan of quiz shows like Jeopardy, then you probably already know how important a great game show hosts are to the success of the show. Whether you're a fan of classic American game show hosts or entertainers who are currently moving into the game show market for the first time, here you'll find a list of the greats. Below you'll find a list of famous game show hosts as well as reminders of the shows that they hosted. You'll then have a chance to cast your vote for the best game show hosts of all time. 

Will the old school hosts Alex Trebek and Bob Barker win out in the end? Or will it be newcomers to the game show scene like Ellen and Drew Carey who find themselves at the top of the list? If you're ready to find out then "come on down!" (come on, you knew it was coming) and cast your vote for the hosts who add the most fun and personality to their game shows. 

 

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Alex Trebek is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Jeopardy!
George Alexander "Alex" Trebek is a Canadian American television personality. He has been the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! since 1984, and has also hosted a number of ...more
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Bob Barker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Price Is Right, Truth or Consequences, The Family Game
Robert William "Bob" Barker is an American former television game show host. He is best known for hosting CBS's The Price Is Right from 1972 to 2007, making it the longest-running ...more
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Richard Dawson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Family Feud, Match Game
Richard Dawson was an English-American actor and comedian, and a game show host and panelist in the United States. Dawson was well known for playing Corporal Peter Newkirk on Hogan's Heroes, ...more
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Pat Sajak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Wheel of Fortune
This person is an American television personality, former weatherman, actor and talk show host, best known as the host of the American television game show Wheel of Fortune.
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Gene Rayburn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Match Game, Tic-Tac-Dough
Gene Rayburn was an American radio and television personality. He is best known as the host of various editions of the popular American television game show Match Game for over two decades.
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Bob Eubanks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Newlywed Game, Card Sharks
Robert Leland "Bob" Eubanks is an American television/radio personality and game show host, best known for hosting the game show The Newlywed Game on and off since 1966. Eubanks ...more
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Steve Harvey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Family Feud
Broderick Steven "Steve" Harvey is an American comedian, television host, radio personality, actor, and author. He hosts The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Steve Harvey, and Family Feud. ...more
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Dick Clark is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The $10, 000 Pyramid, The $25
Richard Augustus Wagstaff "Dick" Clark, Jr. was an American radio and television personality, as well as a cultural icon who remains best known for hosting American Bandstand from 1957 ...more
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Chuck Woolery is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Price Is Right, Wheel of Fortune, The Dating Game
Charles Herbert "Chuck" Woolery is an American game show host, occasional actor and talk show host, and former musician. He has had long-running tenures hosting several different game ...more
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Allen Ludden is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Futureworld, Password, Password Plus
Allen Ellsworth Ludden was an American television personality, emcee and game show host, perhaps most well known for having hosted various incarnations of the game show Password between 1961 and
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Monty Hall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Let's Make a Deal, Beat the Clock, Split Second
Monte Halparin, OC OM, better known by the stage name Monty Hall, is a Canadian-born MC, producer, actor, singer and sportscaster, best known as host of the television game show Let's Make a
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Wink Martindale is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The New Tic Tac Dough, Instant Recall, Debt
Winston Conrad "Wink" Martindale is an American disc jockey and television game show host.
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Wayne Brady is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Let's Make A Deal
Wayne Alphonso Brady is an American actor, singer, comedian, and television personality, known for his work as a regular on the American version of the improvisational comedy television series ...more
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Bill Cullen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Price Is Right, Name That Tune, Pyramid
William Lawrence Francis "Bill" Cullen was an American radio and television personality whose career spanned five decades. His biggest claim to fame was as a game show host, and over ...more
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Drew Carey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Price Is Right
Drew Allison Carey is an American actor, comedian, sports executive, and game show host. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps and making a name for himself in stand-up comedy, Carey eventually ...more
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Regis Philbin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Who Wants To Be a Millionaire, Almost Anything Goes
Regis Francis Xavier Philbin is an American media personality, actor and singer, known for hosting talk and game shows since the 1960s. Sometimes called "the hardest working man in show ...more
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Marc Summers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Double Dare, What Would You Do? Fox's Family Double Dare, Pick Your Brain
Marc Summers is an American television personality, comedian, game show host, producer, and talk show host. He is best known for hosting the Nickelodeon game show Double Dare, hosted Unwrapped ...more
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Peter Tomarken is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Heaven Can Wait, Wipeout, Press Your Luck
Peter David Tomarken was an American television personality primarily known as the host of Press Your Luck.
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Art Fleming is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Jeopardy!, Pantomime Quiz
Arthur Fleming Fazzin, better known as Art Fleming, was an American actor and television host. He is most notable for being the host of the original version of the television game show ...more
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Jim Perry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Card Sharks, Sale of the Century, It's Your Move
Jim Perry is a former Canadian-American television game show host, singer, announcer, and performer in the 1970s and 1980s. He has had success on both Canadian and American television, and is ...more
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Ray Combs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Family Feud, Family Challenge
Raymond Neil "Ray" Combs, Jr. was an American comedian, actor, and game show host. Combs began his professional career as a stand-up comedian in the 1980s. His popularity on the ...more
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Jim Lange is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
The Dating Game, Name That Tune, The Newlywed Game
James John "Jim" Lange was an American game show host and disc jockey. He was known to listeners in the San Francisco and Los Angeles radio markets with stints at several stations in ...more
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Jack Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Concentration, Tic-Tac-Dough, The Joker's Wild
Jack Barry was an American television personality and executive who made a name for himself in the game show field. Barry served as host of several game shows in his career, many of which he ...more
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Garry Moore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
To Tell the Truth (1956), I've Got a Secret
Garry Moore was an American entertainer, game show host and comedian best known for his work in television. Moore entered show business as a radio personality in the 1940s and was a television ...more
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Ben Bailey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Game Show Hosts With The Most
Cash Cab, Cash Cab: After Dark
Benjamin Ray "Ben" Bailey is an American comedian, licensed taxi cab driver, and Emmy Award winning former game show host and executive producer for Discovery Channel's Cash Cab in New