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Occasionally a celebrity guest will drop in and pay a special visit to The Price is Right whether they're there to promote something, present a special showcase, appear as a special guest model, or playing for charity ("Celebrity Week" 2012, 2013, 2017). Some celebrities, then as unknowns, even appeared as contestants on the show.

The show has also been featured in storylines on various TV shows such as The Young and The Restless and How I Met Your Mother involving characters appearing as contestants on the show.

Celebrities appeared occasionally during the Bob Barker era but once Drew Carey took over as host, Celebrity guests began appearing more frequently. Celebrities are listed alphabetically by last name.

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Buzz Aldrin (Famed Astronaut, 2nd to walk on the Moon)

  • November 17, 2009 (showcase cameo presenting 40th Anniversary of the moon landing)

Thea Andrews (TV Journalist: The Insider)

  • December 16, 2013 (alongside Insider co-host Kevin Frazier as guest model)

Matthew Atkinson (actor/musician: One Tree Hill, The Young and The Restless)

  • October 13-14, 2014 (alongside co-star Hunter King as guest models during "Dream Car Week")

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Tyra Banks (Supermodel/TV Host/Head judge on America's Next Top Model)

  • February 17, 2006 (appeared as guest model during segments 2 & 3)

Charles Barkley (retired NBA player: Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets)

  • February 21, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Mustard Seed School in Sacramento)

Summer Bartholomew (Miss USA 1975, Hostess: $ale of the Century 1984-1989)

  • March 19, 1976 (sat in studio audience as Bob Barker chats with her during Act 3)

Ed Begley Jr. (actor/environmentalist)

  • April 22, 2009 (appeared during Act 1 and presented a showcase, "Earth Day" episode)

Lauralee Bell (actress: The Young and The Restless)

  • December 1994 (showcase cameo on Doug Davidson's version of the show)

Peter Bergman (actor: The Young and The Restless)

  • December 1, 1992 (showcase cameo alongside Melody Thomas Scott, "Y&R's" 5,000th show)
  • June 25, 2010 (showcase cameo with Patrick Duffy to promote the Daytime Emmy Awards)

Wayne Brady (singer/TV Host: CBS' Let's Make a Deal)

  • December 21, 2009 (presented a Let's Make a Deal themed showcase)

Tracey E. Bregman (actress: The Young and The Restless)

  • June 16, 2011 (showcase cameo with co-star Christian LeBlanc, promoting the Daytime Emmys)

Samantha Brown (TV Host: Great Vacation Homes, Girl Meets Hawaii)

  • April 9, 2010 (showcase cameo as she presented a trip-centric showcase)

Cheryl Burke (professional dancer: Dancing With the Stars)

  • March 24, 2014 (appeared as guest model and was Drew Carey's dance partner on DTWS)

Carol Burnett (Actress/Comedienne: The Carol Burnett Show, Mama's Family)

  • May 26, 1992 (appeared during Act 6 & last show with green turntable carpeting)

Jack Black (actor/comedianne)

  • February 20, 2017 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Society of Women Engineers)

Julie Bowen (actress)

  • February 23, 2017 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Planned Parenthood)

Lance Bass (singer)

  • May 23, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for Habitat For Humanity's Katrina Relief)

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Julie Chen (TV Host: CBS' Big Brother, The Talk)

  • April 6, 2011 (showcase cameo alongside then-Talk co-host Holly Robinson-Peete)
  • May 9, 2013 (alongside Talk co-Host Sheryl Underwood as guest models)

Jack Clark (TV Host/Announcer on Wheel of Fortune 1980-1988)

  • March 1965 (substituted for Bill Cullen for two episodes as guest host)

Scott Clifton (actor: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • March 15, 2011 (appeared w/ co-star Kim Matula in Act 2, offered winner a walk-on role & tour on "B&B")

Ray Combs (Comedian/Host: Family Feud 1988-1993)

  • June 28, 1988 (appeared during Act 1 to promote Family Feud, seen with Dian & Janice)
  • June 3, 1992 (appeared as guest model in Act 6, promoted The New Family Feud Challenge)

Bert Convy (Host: Tattletales, Super Password, Win Lose or Draw)

  • March 8, 1974 (appeared during Act 1 to promote Tattletales, was spotted with Anitra)
  • October 27, 1975 (appeared during Act 1 to congratulate Bob & the show on hour-long move)
  • June 3, 1982 (appeared during Act 3 to promote Tattletales, spotted with Dian)

Cat Cora (celebrity chef)

  • November 19, 2012 (showcase cameo, presenting a Celebrity Chef-themed showcase)

James Corden (Comedian/TV Host: The Late, Late Show with James Corden)

  • October 12, 2015 (guest model during "Big Money Week")

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Ted Danson (actor: Cheers, Becker)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded footage with the cast of Becker, giving Birthday wishes to Bob)

Chris Daughtry (lead vocalist: Daughtry/season 5 contestant on American Idol)

  • January 5, 2012 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Alzheimer's Association)

Nina Davuluri (Miss America 2014)

  • March 7, 2014 (appeared as guest model & presented a Miss America-themed showcase)

Paula Deen (celebrity chef)

  • January 31, 2011 (appeared during Act 3, again in showcase round, presenting 2 showcases)

Dayna Devon (TV Journalist: Extra)

  • February 18, 2004 (appeared as guest model during Acts 1 and 2)

Celine Dion (singer)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded birthday message footage, followed by a singing of "Happy Birthday" to Bob Barker and her birthday wishes)

Snoop Dogg (rapper/producer)

  • January 2, 2012 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Snoop Youth Football League)

Patrick Duffy (actor/producer: The Bold and The Beautiful, Step by Step)

  • June 25, 2010 (showcase cameo with Peter Bergman to promote the Daytime Emmy Awards)

Paige Davis (actress)

  • May 31, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for Donate Life) 

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David James Elliott (actor/director: JAG)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded footage with the cast of JAG, giving Birthday wishes to Bob)

Bob Eubanks (Host: The Newlywed Game, Card Sharks)

  • January 3, 1986 (appeared during Act 2 to promote Card Sharks)

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Craig Ferguson (TV Host: The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson)

  • May 14, 2012 (showcase cameo, presented a showcase with tickets to Late, Late Show)
  • April 1, 2014 (hosted the show while Drew Carey hosted The Late, Late Show)

Guy Fieri (celebrity chef)

  • November 24, 2010 (showcase cameo, presenting 2 celebrity chef-themed showcases)

Arlene Francis (actress/radio & TV Host/game show panelist)

  • February 1961 (substituted for Bill Cullen as guest host)

Kevin Frazier (TV Journalist: The Insider)

  • December 16, 2013 (alongside Insider co-host Thea Andrews as guest model)

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Johnny Gilbert (TV Host/Announcer: Jeopardy, $25,000/$100,000 Pyramid)

  • June 19, 1964 (substituted for Bill Cullen as guest host)

Daniel Goddard (actor: The Young and The Restless)

  • June 1, 2009 (appeared during Act 2 with Joshua Morrow & presents a showcase on who's more romantic)
  • December 12, 2011 (beginning a string of long-running appearances as male model)
  • December 20, 2011
  • January 25, 2012
  • February 1, 2012
  • February 14, 2012
  • March 8, 2012
  • April 3, 2012
  • April 10, 2012
  • May 1-3, 2012
  • May 21, 2012
  • June 4-6, 2012
  • September 27, 2012 (w/ co-stars Joshua Morrow, Melody Thomas Scott, & Christel Khalil)
  • November 1-2, 2012
  • March 28, 2013
  • April 16, 2013
  • June 13, 2013
  • June 17, 2013
  • October 22-23, 2013
  • November 14, 2013
  • November 22, 2013 ("Dream Car Week")
  • December 26, 2013
  • April 16, 2014
  • May 9, 2014
  • May 14, 2014
  • June 6, 2014
  • June 13, 2014

Adam Gregory (actor: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • June 20, 2011 (appeared alongside Amber during Act 1, modeling Wedding attire)

Kathy Griffin (comedienne)

  • January 24, 2014 (appeared as guest model and presented a Grammy-themed showcase)

Merv Griffin (TV Host/creator of Jeopardy & Wheel of Fortune)

  • August 1959 (substituted for Bill Cullen as guest host)

Natalie Gulbis (professional golfer)

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AJ Hammer (TV Host: HLN's Showbiz Tonight)

  • January 15, 2014 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)

Neil Patrick Harris (actor: How I Met your Mother, Doogie Howser M.D)

  • January 4, 2012 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Noreen Fraser Foundation)

Florence Henderson (actress/producer: The Brady Bunch)

  • May 11, 2012 (Mother's Day episode: appeared in Act 3 & presented Mother's Day showcase)

Buck Henry (actor/comedian/film director)

  • November 19, 1982 (appeared during Act 2, coming in on the TPiR Train with Holly & Janice)

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Ashley Jones (actress: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • November 19, 2008 (showcase cameo offered contestant a walk-on role on "B&B")
  • June 19, 2009 (appeared with co-star Jack Wagner during Act 2, modeling Wedding attire)

Jenny Jones (comedienne/ex-Talk Show Host: The Jenny Jones Show 1991-2003)

  • Sometime in 1979 (appeared as a contestant and won her showcase which included a Car)

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Carrie Keagan (TV Host/actress/producer)

  • October 14-18, 2013 (appeared as guest model during "Big Money Week")
  • November 25, 2013 (appeared as guest model)

Christel Khalil (actress: The Young and The Restless)

  • September 27, 2012 (appeared as part of celebration of "Y&R's" 10,000th show)

Hunter King (actress: The Young and the Restless)

  • November 13-14, 2013 (appeared as guest model)
  • November 18, 2013 (guest model during "Dream Car Week")
  • November 20, 2013 (guest model during "Dream Car Week")
  • October 13-14, 2014 (alongside co-star Matthew Atkinson as guest models during "Dream Car Week")

Larry King (TV Journalist: CNN's Larry King Live)

  • December 13, 2003 (appeared during Act 2 during Bob Barker's Birthday Bash)

Kathy Kinney (actress/comedienne: The Drew Carey Show, Drew Carey's Improv-a-Ganza)

  • April 1, 2009 (as her Drew Carey Show character Mimi Bobeck, guest model)
  • April 1, 2010 (as her Drew Carey Show character Mimi Bobeck, executive producer)

Heidi Klum (Supermodel/TV Host/Fashion Designer)

  • January 6, 2012 ("Celebrity Week", played for Unicef)

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Drew & Nick Lachey (singers: 98 Degrees)

  • February 18, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for Camp Joy)

Nene Leakes (actress/Reality TV Star: The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Glee)

  • February 19, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for Saving our Daughters)

Christian LeBlanc (actor: The Young and The Restless)

  • June 16, 2011 (showcase cameo with co-star Tracey E. Bregman, promoting the Daytime Emmys)

Demi Lovato (singer/ex-judge on X Factor)

  • February 22, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for Feed the Children)

Jane Lynch (actress/singer/comedian)

  • February 22, 2017 ("Celebrity Week", played for Direct Relief)

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Kim Matula (actress: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • March 15, 2011 (appeared w/ co-star Scott Clifton in Act 2, offered winner a walk-on role & tour on "B&B")

Jenny McCarthy (actress/ex-panelist on The View)

  • January 3, 2012 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Generation Rescue)

Reba McEntire (country singer)

  • April 3, 2009 (showcase cameo presenting tickets to the ACM Awards to showcase winner)

Brandon McMillian (animal expert/trainer on CBS' Lucky Dog)

  • December 10, 2013 (guest model during "Pet Adoption Week")

Rita Moreno (actress/singer/dancer)

  • August 1964 (appeared as a celebrity player)

Joshua Morrow (actor, The Young and The Restless)

  • June 1, 2009 (appeared during Act 2 with Daniel Goddard & presents a showcase on who's more romantic)
  • September 27, 2012 (appeared as part of celebration of "Y&R's" 10,000th show)
  • November 5-6, 2013 (appeared as guest model)

Karla Mosley (actress/singer: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • October 2-4, 2013 (appeared as guest model)
  • October 21, 2013 (guest model)
  • November 26, 2013 (guest model)
  • December 18, 2013 (guest model)
  • October 15-17, 2014 (guest model during "Dream Car Week")

John McCook (actor, The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • March 23, 2017 (appeared Act 3 & presents a showcase)

Tim Meadows (comedienne)

  • May 31, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for The Chris Farley Foundation)

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Kathy Najimy (actress/comedienne)

  • May 31, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for Girls Best Friend)

Heidi Newfield (country singer)

  • April 3, 2009 (appeared during Act 1 "Salute to Academy Country Music Awards" episode)

Wayne Newton (singer)

  • November 26, 2007 (appeared during Act 4, presenting a Trip for two to Las Vegas)

Leslie Nelson (actor)

  • May 31, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for "a society in Phoenix for blind children"

Chuck Norris (actor/martial artist/producer: Walker Texas Ranger)

  • December 13, 2003 (appeared during Act 4 during Bob Barker's Birthday Bash)

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Nancy O'Dell (TV Journalist: Entertainment Tonight)

  • December 19, 2013 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)

Melissa Ordway (actress: The Young and The Restless)

  • October 24-25, 2013 (appeared as guest model, Oct. 25: "Salute to Teachers" episode)
  • October 28-November 4, 2013 (appeared as guest model)
  • November 19 & 21, 2013 (guest model during "Dream Car Week")
  • December 9, 2013 (guest model during "Pet Adoption Week")
  • December 17, 2013 (guest model)
  • January 13, 2014 (guest model)
  • April 4, 2014 (guest model)
  • June 6, 2014 ("Socially Awesome Week", presenting a showcase about her favorite things)
  • July 2, 2014 (guest model)
  • April 1, 2015 (guest model; April Fools Day)

Sharon Osbourne (TV Host: CBS' The Talk)

  • February 20, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for the Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Program)

Chris O'Donnell (NCLS: Los Angeles)

  • February 24, 2017 ("Celebrity Week", played for the REDF)

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Don Pardo (TV/Radio Host & Announcer)

  • September 6, 1963 (celebrity guest and last show to air on NBC)

Aaron Paul (actor: Breaking Bad)

  • January 3, 2000 (appeared as a contestant, lost a car playing Dice Game and lost his showcase)

Amy Purdy (actress/champion snowboarder/2014 Paralympic bronze medalist)

  • June 9, 2014 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)

Jake Paul (actor/internet personailly)

  • April 3, 2017 (appeared as a guest model and presented a showcase)

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Giuliana Rancic (TV Host/Journalist)

  • October 1, 2013 (guest model during "Breast Cancer Awareness" and presented a showcase)

Denise Richards (actress/model)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded footage with Charlie Sheen, giving Birthday wishes to Bob)

Charles Nelson Rielly (actor/comedian/regular panelist on Match Game)

  • October 28, 1975 (appeared during Act 2 to congratulate Bob & the show on hour-long move)

Geraldo Rivera (TV Host/Journalist Geraldo At Large)

  • May 20, 1994 (appeared during Act 4 and Barker's Beauties later appear to escort him backstage)

Holly Robinson-Peete (actress/producer/ex-TV Host of CBS' The Talk)

  • April 6, 2011 (showcase cameo alongside Julie Chen)

Ray Romano (actor/comedian: Everybody Loves Raymond)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded footage wishing Birthday wishes to Bob Barker)

Frank Rueyeon (actor: As the World Turns, Another World)

  • June 27, 1983 (appearing in Act 1 & again in a As the World Turns themed showcase)

Meg Ryan (actress/producer)

  • June 27, 1983 (appearing in Act 1 & again in a As the World Turns themed showcase)

Melissa Rycroft (Reality TV star: season 13 of The Bachelor)

  • Week of October 7-11, 2013 (appeared as guest model)

Brande Roderick (actor/model: Playboy)

  • May 31, 2006-June 29, 2006 (appeared as a contestant on "CBS Game Show Marathon", played for "City Of Hope"

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Lawerence Saint-Victor (actor: The Bold and The Beautiful)

  • November 7, 2013 (appeared as guest model)
  • November 11-12, 2013 (guest model, Nov. 11: "Salute to Veterans" episode)
  • December 4, 2013 (guest model)
  • December 13, 2013 (guest model during "Pet Adoption Week")
  • January 2, 2014 (guest model during "Grandparents Special")
  • February 3, 2014 (guest model)
  • May 12, 2014 (guest model)

Adam Sandler (actor/producer: Happy Gilmore, Big Daddy, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry)

  • February 16, 1996 (showcase cameo promoting Happy Gilmore)
  • May 17, 2007 (Bob's 50 yrs Special: appeared after fight clip of Happy Gilmore and read a poem for Bob)

Melody Thomas Scott (actress: The Young and The Restless)

  • December 1, 1992 (showcase cameo alongside co-star Peter Bergman, "Y&R's" 5,000th show)
  • September 27, 2012 (appeared as part of celebration of "Y&R's" 10,000th show)

Charlie Sheen (actor: Anger Management, ex-star of Two and a Half Men)

  • December 13, 2003 (pre-recorded footage with Denise Richards, giving B-day wishes to Bob)

Travis Stork (TV Host: The Doctors)

  • March 27, 2014 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)

Josh Silberman (TV Producer: Deal or No Deal, Fear Factor, History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers," "Bush Pilots," "America's Got Talent," "Dancing With the Stars, and more)

  • February 2, 2007 (contestant come on down and won his showcase)

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Chrissy Teigen (model)

  • December 31, 2013 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)
  • January 6-8, 2014 (guest model)

Aisha Tyler (actress/comedienne/TV Host: CBS' The Talk, CW's Whose Line is it Anyway?)

  • January 17, 2014 (appeared as guest model and presented a showcase)

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Sheryl Underwood (comedienne/TV Host: CBS' The Talk)

  • May 9, 2013 (appeared alongside Talk co-host Julie Chen as guest models)
  • May 7, 2015 (appeared as a guest model and presented a showcase)

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Marcela Valladolid (celebrity chef)

  • November 29, 2004 (appeared as a contestant, winning a car playing That's Too Much!)
  • November 27, 2013 (appeared during Act 1 & showcase, clips of her 2004 appearance were shown)

Wilmer Valderrama (actor: That '70s Show)

  • February 18, 2013 ("Celebrity Week", played for Voto Latino)

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Lyle Waggoner (actor: Wonder Woman, The Carol Burnett Show)

  • July 1, 1977 (showcase cameo)

Jack Wagner (actor/singer: The Bold and The Beautiful, General Hospital)

  • March 6, 2009 (appeared throughout the entire episode)
  • June 19, 2009 (appeared with co-star Ashley Jones during Act 2, modeling Wedding attire)

Betty White (actress: The Golden Girls, Hot in Cleveland, Mama's Family)

  • September 14, 1988 (appeared during Act 1, did Inspiration Putt in Hole in One)

Vanna White (Hostess on Wheel of Fortune since 1982)

  • June 20, 1980 (one of the 1st four contestants to "COME ON DOWN" but she never got on stage)

GalleryEdit

YouTube VideosEdit

Vanna White, Come on Down ! (June 20, 1980)
Ray Combs visits "TPiR" as he plugs "Family Feud" (June 28, 1988)
Tyra Banks helps out with It's in the Bag (February 17, 2006)
"B&B's" Jack Wagner wanders into the "Price is Right" studio (March 6, 2009)
Backstage with Giuliana Rancic on "TPiR's" Breast Cancer Awareness Special (October 1, 2013)
"Entertainment Tonight" goes backstage during Nancy O'Dell's appearance on "TPiR" (December 19, 2013)

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