Born: January 22, 1968
Spiky-haired Guy Fieri was launched into the public eye after winning the second season of "The Next Food Network Star".
As part of his prize he became the host of a six episode season of his own show, "Guy's Big Bite", which was so popular it was picked up for a second season.
Guy's sophomore series, "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" premiered in 2007, and features him traveling the country visiting local restaurants.
He has appeared in several other Food Network shows including "Dinner: Impossible", "Paula's Party", "Ace of Cakes" and "The Best Thing I Ever Ate".
In 2009, Guy hit the road to shoot the "Guy Fieri Roadshow", a national rock-n-roll tour that also featured other Food Network celebritrites.
Guy's career continued to expand when NBC picked him to host their new game show, "Minute to Win It", which gives contestants a chance to do stunts that could earn them up to $1 million.
These days you can catch him in TGI Friday commercials talking about their newest deals. Guy currently lives in Santa Rosa, CA with his wife Lori and sons Hunter and Ryder.
FUN FACTS:Guy describes his bleached, spiky hair look as "kulinary gangsta".
He loves to collect cars.
Guy began his cooking career by selling pretzels from a bicycle cart at the age of 10.