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. 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.
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]Richard was the quintessential game show host- witty and charming with a heart of gold. Family Feud just isn't the same without him.

5Regis Philbin

6Howie 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.

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

8Bengt Magnusson

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 has a naughty mind. I love him. I was watching Match Game when it was new. lol

10Ben Stein

The Contenders

11Bill Cullen
The bespectacled Pittsburgh-native hosted more game shows than anyone else, including the original "Price is Right". His wit and warmth are legendary.

12Monty Hall
I want whats behind door #2


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


14Wink Martindale

15Kris Aquino

16Bob Eubanks
Bob Eubanks was great. He was funny, got along great with the contestants, smart, an handsome.

17Tom Bergeron
Host of Hollywood Squares, fill-in host of Millionare, and of course, the king of AFV.


The only one who can ever host America's Funniest Videos is this man. No doubt about it.
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

21Richard Karn
He hosted Family Fued for a bit.

22Les Dennis
Not many people in the Americas know him, but he kicked butt as the host of Family Fortunes for 15 years.


23Chuck Woolery
THE quintessential game show host.

24John O'Hurley
He was kinda stodgy at first... But he became my favorite. But I understand he was very busy with other endeavors. Sorry to lose him!
The Current Face of FAMILY FEUD!

25Allen Ludden

26Art Fleming
The original Jeopardy man!

27David Ruprecht
Mr. Supermarket Sweep himself

28Brooke Burns

29Brian Blessed

30Anthony McPartlin

31Jaleel White

32Bruce Forsyth

33Chris Tarrant

34Joe Rogan

35Apolo Ohno

36Amitabh Bachchan

37Mark L. Walberg

38Peter Tomarken
Host of Press Your Luck. Died in 2006 due to a plane crash.

39Bradley Walsh

40Phil Keoghan
On the Amazing Race, I love how he can move his eyebrows in different locations

41Steve Harvey
They should have put him hosting Price is right over Carey. He would sure bring the ratings back. He's funny, witty, good with contestants.
Steve Harvey is funny


He should be in the top 5 for sure

42Pat Sajak
he deserves to be in at least top 10....wheel of fortune rocks.


43Drew Carey

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Updated Wednesday, April 15, 2015

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