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Guy Ramsey Ferry was born on 22 January 1968, in Columbus, Ohio USA, and commonly known as Guy Fieri, is a restaurateur, chef, television personality and  game show host, perhaps best known for his television cooking show called “Guy’s Big Bite”, which premiered on television screens in 2006. The success of the series resulted in the release of 13 seasons, and a total of 191 episodes. A year later, Fieri launched his second cooking series entitled “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives”, with a focus on Fieri traveling around the country, where he samples foods from various diners and restaurants. In addition to Fieri, the show has had several famous guests, including Kevin James, Andrew Zimmern, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, and many others. So far, the show has produced 19 seasons and 233 episodes, which proves its relevance to the Food Network. Aside from cooking shows, Fieri has become known for his books, such as “Guy Fieri Food: Cookin’ It, Livin’ It, Lovin’ It” and “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives: An All-American Road Trip with Recipes!”.

A well-known television chef, how rich is Guy Fieri? According to authoritative sources, in 2012 alone he earned $12 million, and in regards to his overall wealth, Fieri’s net worth is estimated to be $16 million, most of which has come from his restaurant business and on screen appearances,. Among Fieri’s most valuable assets is his Lamborghini Gallardo, which cost him $200,000.

Guy Fieri Net Worth $16 Million

Guy Fieri spent most of his childhood in California. When he was a student in high school, he had an opportunity to be a Foreign Exchange Student, as a result of which he briefly lived in France, actually studying the cuisine, and this turned out to be a defining moment in Fieri’s life, as it inspired him to devote more time to cooking. Fieri began his career by working in various restaurants, and then enrolled at the University of Nevada, from where he graduated with a degree in hotel management. He then worked at “Stouffer’s” company, until in 1996 he co-opened a restaurant called “Johnny’s Garlic” with Steve Gruber. The first restaurant was opened in California, the second one in Windsor, while others were opened in Petaluma and Roseville.His net worth became well established.

Fieri really rose to prominence in 2006, when he took part in the reality television series “The Food Network Star”, presented by Marc Summers. Fieri participated in the second season of the show, where he beat Reggie Southerland to won the title of best chef. Since then, Fieri has been featured in a variety of television shows, including “Paula’s Party” with Paula Deen, “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” and “Ace of Cakes”. He has also launched several of his own shows, such as “Guy Off the Hook”, “Ultimate Recipe Showdown” and “Guy’s Grocery Games”, all contributing steadily to Guy’s rising net worth.

In regards to his personal life, Fieri has been married to Lori since 1995, and together the couple has two children, with whom they reside in Santa Rosa, California. Guy is a well=known collector of classic cars, particularly American Chevrolets, which no doubt add somewhat to his potential wealth.

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 22, 1968
Birth place: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Profession:TV chef, Chef, TV Personality, Restaurateur, Actor
Education:American River College, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Spouse:Lori Fieri (m. 1995)
Children:Hunter Fieri, Ryder Fieri
Parents:Penelope Ferry, James Ferry
Siblings:Morgan Fieri
Awards:Daytime Emmy Award - Outstanding Special Class Special (2013)
Nominations:Primetime Emmy Awards - Outstanding Structured Reality Program (2014 (2014), 2015, 2016)
TV shows:“Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives”, “Paula’s Party”, “The Best Thing I Ever Ate”, “Ace of Cakes”, “The Food Network Star”, “Guy Off the Hook”, “Ultimate Recipe Showdown”, “Guy’s Grocery Games”

Interesting Facts

1When Fieri was young, his game show idols were: Wink Martindale and Bob Barker.
2Release of his book, "More Diners, Drive-ins and Dives". [2010]
3Release of his book, "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives: An All-American Road Trip -- with Recipes!" by Guy with Ann Volkwein. [2008]
4Lives in Santa Rosa, in northern California, with his wife, Lori Fieri, and their two sons. [2010]
5Son of Jim Ferry and Penny Ferry.
6Has a younger sister, Morgan Ferry.
7Favorite comfort food he makes is chicken avocado egg rolls.
8His hometown is Santa Rosa, California.
9Close friends with Nathan Lyon and Duff Goldman.
10Graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 1990 with a bachelor's degree in Hospitality Management. While at UNLV, he became a member of Alpha Tau Omega and worked at various restaurants during school.
11Co-owner, with Steve Gruber, of "Johnny Garlic's" and "Tex Wasabi" restaurants in Santa Rosa, California.
12Father, with Lori Fieri, of sons Hunter Fieri (born August 7 1996), Ryder Fieri (born in 2005) and Jules Fieri.
13He has Italian (from his paternal grandfather), Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), and English ancestry. His grandfather's surname was originally "Fieri".


1As each round of Minute to Win It (2010) starts, he holds thumbs up & greets with good luck.


1I think anyone that grew up in the '70s and '80s grew up with Bob Barker and Wink Martindale and I think that was just always... when you were a game show host, you were a man of the hour.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class SpecialGuy Fieri's Family Reunion (2012)· Frank Matson
· Kat Higgins
· Tim McOsker
· Nicola Frost

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramDiners, Drive-ins and Dives (2006)· Frank Matson (executive producer)
· Kat Higgins (executive producer)
· Tim McOsker (executive producer)
· Jen Darrow (supervising producer)
2015Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramDiners, Drive-ins and Dives (2006)· Frank Matson (executive producer)
· Kat Higgins (executive producer)
· Tim McOsker (executive producer)
· Jen Darrow (supervising producer)
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramDiners, Drive-ins and Dives (2006)· Frank Matson (executive producer)
· Kat Higgins (executive producer)
· Tim McOsker (executive producer)




The Interview2014/IIGuy Fieri
Phineas and Ferb2012TV SeriesPizza Guy
Guy Fieri's Rock 'n Road Show2011TV Series short



Guy's Grocery Games2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives2006-2015TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself / Herself - Host
Guy's Big Bite2006-2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
Rachael vs. Guy: Kids Cook-Off2013-2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Co-Host / Mentor
I Am Evel Knievel2014DocumentaryHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2008-2014TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2007-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Co-Host / Himself - Guest Co-host
Fox and Friends2013-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2011-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Chew2011-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Rachael vs. Guy: Celebrity Cook-Off2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host / Himself - Host
The Wendy Williams Show2009-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest / Himself - 'Would You Lime to Rub My Meat?' Host
Food Network's 20th Birthday Party2013TV Movie documentaryHimself - Interviewee
Guy's Family Cruise2013TV MovieHimself
Sammy Hagar and Friends Annual Cabo Wabo Birthday Bash2013TV MovieHimself - Special Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Food Network Star2006-2013TV SeriesHimself - Contestant / Himself - Pilot Director / Himself / ...
The Talk2011-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Playboy Morning Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Guy Fieri's Family Reunion2012TV MovieHimself - Host
The Doctors2012TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Today2012TV SeriesHimself
Restaurant: Impossible2012TV SeriesHimself - Groomsman
The Best Thing I Ever Made2011-2012TV SeriesHimself
The Nate Berkus Show2011-2012TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Guest Co-Host
Bitchin' Kitchen2011TV SeriesHimself
Take Two with Phineas and Ferb2011TV SeriesHimself
The Best Thing I Ever Ate2009-2011TV SeriesHimself
Minute to Win It2011Video GameHimself
Minute to Win It2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself / Himself (Host)
Ridiculousness2011TV SeriesHimself
Tailgate Warriors with Guy Fieri2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Host
Ace of Cakes2010TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2008-2010TV SeriesHimself
Ultimate Recipe Showdown2009-2010TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Price Is Right2010TV SeriesHimself
The Jay Leno Show2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Dinner: Impossible2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
Garage Mahal2009TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
HGTV Showdown2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest Consultant
Dear Food Network2008TV SeriesHimself
Dear Food Network: Turkey Day Leftovers2008TV MovieHimself
Dear Food Network: Thanksgiving2008TV Series
Dear Food Network: Thanksgiving Disasters2008TV MovieHimself - Host
All Star Holiday Dishes2007TV MovieHimself
Dear Food Network: Thanksgiving2007TV MovieHimself
Paula's Party2007TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2013TV SeriesHimself

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