Top Ten Best Game Show Hosts

August 2, 2015 - They are running the show and aside from a few models hauling merchandise, they are the only professionals on the screen. Game show hosts have acted as one man casts for decades with some pulling it off much better than others. This is a list of the very best game show hosts as voted on by you. Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

The Top Ten

Bob Barker
Bob Barker - Best Price Is Right Host of all time and better than Drew Carey who stinks like a skunk.
Bob was and is an icon. Drew Carey should go back to Cleveland and be replaced as host by MiMi.
Just the best... You think price is right and bob just comes to mind

2Alex Trebek
Longtime host of "Jeopardy!" has matured like a fine wine through the years, but this Canadian native can still be just as irreverent when he first started.
Intelligence is always sexy. And he's probably the only one who can get away with asking questions instead of giving answers.
Very smart, and intelligent.

3Anne Robinson

4Richard Dawson
Best Game Show Panelist and Host ever! Always loved his witty attitude and tendency to make everyone feel calm on the camera! Richard is absolutely the best! Family Feud forever!
Richard is the sexiest game show host of all time.I wanted to be on family feud and match game just so i could get kissed by him .


Richard is the greatest game show host ever! So handsome, witty, hilarious and warmhearted. ThereĀ“s no one like him and never will be!
[Newest]He was a good host. Seemed he made everyone feel comfortable.

5Bengt Magnusson

6Regis Philbin
Number 6? Is that your final answer?

7Jeff Probst
A really, really sharp guy, he made this the with his sharpness the best modern game show hands down, and continues to

8Howie Mandel
Howie is hilarious. He is capable of making you laugh just through his actions. I thought Howie would be in the top 10 so I am surprised at his position on this list. I suggest watching his show "Howie do it".


He made Deal or no Deal suspenseful and fun. He was hilarious but added enough tension to the show to make it compelling T.V.
[Newest]I like Howie with the gloves

9Gene Rayburn
Favorite game show ever! Gene was the leader of that always great, star studded panel. His energy was infectious and you always felt better after watching the show than you did before it started.
He showed so little respect to the contestants who according to him gave the wrong answers. He appeared to be a slob.
He has a naughty mind. I love him. I was watching Match Game when it was new. lol
[Newest]Gene Rayburn should have a giver rating!

10Bill Cullen
The bespectacled Pittsburgh-native hosted more game shows than anyone else, including the original "Price is Right". His wit and warmth are legendary.
This gentleman showed respect to the contestants and had a warm spontaneous humor plus intelligence -- compared to none other.
Should have been named # ONE.

The Contenders

11Monty Hall
I want whats behind door #2


12Wink Martindale

13Chuck Barris
Nobody made me laugh as hard as Chuck Barris... god I miss that show


14Kris Aquino

15Bob Eubanks
Bob Eubanks was great. He was funny, got along great with the contestants, smart, an handsome.

16Ben Stein

17Tom Bergeron
The only one who can ever host America's Funniest Videos is this man. No doubt about it.
Host of Hollywood Squares, fill-in host of Millionare, and of course, the king of AFV.


So funny! The best ever! Please vote!

18Ray Combs
I think he and Richard Dawson were the best host of the Family Feud. Both were very good. Sad what happened to Ray Combs.
I like him. Too bad he commited suicide.

19Edu Manzano (Weakest Link Phil.)

20Tom Kennedy

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Updated Thursday, July 30, 2015

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