List of famous people named Guy, along with photos. How many celebrities named Guy can you think of? The famous Guys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Guy, athletes named Guy, and even political figures named Guy. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Guy? Add them to the list.French writer Guy de Maupassant has written about 300 short stories, many placed during the Franco-Prussian war. Guy Fieri, known for his outlandish hairstyle, is a world renown chef and has a television series on the Food Network. Several film industry folks are also on this list: Actor Guy Pearce, nominated for several awards, and director Guy Ritchie, known for Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. So, who's your favorite Guy?