Top Ten Best Game Show Hosts

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.

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1Bob 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

he was hilarious on happy gimore! alright happy! - alecwwe7

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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.

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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 .
I LOVE HIM!!!!!
- youngun4177

Richard is the greatest game show host ever! So handsome, witty, hilarious and warmhearted. ThereĀ“s no one like him and never will be!

He was a good host. Seemed he made everyone feel comfortable.

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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". - DarkLord

HE IS THE HOST FOR DEAL OR NO DEAL PLUS HE IS THE ONLY ONE FROM HERE I KNOW PLUS TOM BERGERON!

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.

I like Howie with the gloves

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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

Gene Rayburn should have a giver rating!

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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 best of all time. Period

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The Contenders

11Monty Hall

I want whats behind door #2 - beckihrh

12Wink Martindale
13Chuck Barris

Nobody made me laugh as hard as Chuck Barris... god I miss that show - buck_1469

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. - BKAllmighty

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.

19Edu Manzano (Weakest Link Phil.)
20Tom Kennedy
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