Guy Fieri Biography

Updated On May 05, 2019 Published On Jan 26, 2016
Facts of Guy Fieri
Date of Birth: 1968 , January-22
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Guy Fieri
Birth Name Guy Fieri
Nick Name Guy
Father Lewis JAmes Ferry
Mother Penelope Anne
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Columbus, Ohio
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Restaurateur, Chef
Working For Food Netwok
Net Worth $8.5 million
Salary $10,000-$20,000
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Dyed blonde
Weight in KG 85 kgs
Famous for Winner of The Next Food Network Star
Married Yes
Married to Lori Fieri
Children 2
Education University of Nevada
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies I Am Evel Knievel
TV Show The Next Food Network Star, Guy's Big Bite
Books Guy on Fire: 130 Recipes for Adventures in Outdoor Cooking, Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives: The Funky Finds in Flavortown: America's Classic Joints and Killer Comfort Food
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Famous as Guy Fieri, Guy Ramsay Ferry is a multi-talented American personality. He is a restaurateur, author, game host, and television personality. He became popular after he won the second session of Next Food Network Star. Currently, he is working for Food Network.

Guy Fieri's early life, death of his sister

Guy Fieri was born as Guy Ramsay Ferry on January 22, 1968, in Columbus, Ohio, the United States to parents Penny Anne and Lewis James Ferry. He had a sister who died in 2014. He grew up in Ferndale, in a rural area of California. Guy is an American by nationality and is of Italian descent.

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He attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and graduated from there with a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management in 1990. Afterward, he went to work for Stouffer's in Southern California. There, he worked as a manager of a Long Beach, California restaurant. 

Guy Fieri's Restaurant Business, TV works 

In 1996, Guy Fieri opened up his restaurant, Johnny Garlic's, a California Pasta Grill in Santa Rosa. The restaurant was later opened in Windsor, Petaluma (closed), and Roseville in 1999, 2000, and late 2008

Similarly, in 2011, he partnered with the Carnival Cruise to create the Guy's Burger Joint. Later in April 2014, Guy Fieri opened up another restaurant called, Guy Fieri's Vegas Kitchen and Bar in Las Vegas. He also has another restaurant in Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino.

While talking about his  TV appearance when he won The Next Food Network Star on April 23, 2006, whose judges are Giada De Laurentiis and Alton Brown. Later, he had his own TV show Guy's Big Bite which premiered on the Food Network since June 5, 2006

Recently, in 2017, the chef has been seen as the executive producer of the Super Southern Eats television show, which features Rachel Wood's husband Rutledge Wood

Guy Fieri's personal life: Marriage, Wife, Children

Guy Fieri is a married man. Apart from that there is no other information regarding his previous love affairs and relationships.

Who is Guy Fieri married to?

Guy Fieri married to her long-term girlfriend Lori Fieri in 1995. The couple was reported to be dating for long before marriage. The couple is living a happy life together. His father changed their surname to Ferry but, when he got married to Lori, Guy changed it back to his original surname, Fieri

The perfect couple gave birth to two children, both are sonsHunter Fieri and Ryder Fieri. Their elder son was born on August 7, 1996, in the US. He has also been seen on his father's TV shows. Guy Fieri's younger son, Ryder was born on the 31st of December, 2005. He has also appeared in his father's TV shows. 

The couple, Guy Fieri and Lori, seem to be living their life blissfully even after 23 years of their marital relationship. Besides this, there is no sign of their extramarital love affairs and divorce rumors.

Guy Fieri's net worth

Although he has not disclosed the revenue he earns from his restaurants, it can still be assumed that the income from his Guy Fieri's Vegas Kitchen and BarBaltimore's Horseshoe Casino and Johnny Garlic's is pretty enough to fuel his living standard.

What is Guy Fieri's net worth?

As of 2019, Guy Fieri's net worth is estimated to be around $8.5 million. The American chef earns a decent sum of money from his television shows, but he is yet to disclose his salary. Besides being an actor, Guy Fieri is also a businessman who runs his own chain of restaurants.

Guy Fieri has a large number of classic cars collection such as a 1971 Chevrolet Chevelle, which has a starting price of $120,0001968 Pontiac Firebird, priced $28,000, 1976 Jeep CJ-5, 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS, and a 1967 Chevrolet C10 pick-up, which is all part of his net worth.

How much does Guy Fieri make per episode of Diners Drive-Ins and Dives?

Guy Fieri receives about $10,000 to $20,000 per episode from the Diners Drive-Ins and Dives, which has helped him improve his net worth. Guy Fieri is known to film more 80 episodes every year.

Guy Fieri's body measurements: Height, Weight

Owing to the nature of his profession as a chef, Guy Fieri is a fat individual. He stands tall with a height of five feet and ten inches (178 cms) and weighs about 85kgs (210 lbs).

Guy Fieri facts on timeline

Born in Columbus, Ohio, United States

January 22 , 1968

Guy Fieri  was born on January 22, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio, United States to parents Penny Anne and Lewis James Ferry. He had one sister but she died in 2014. He grew up in Ferndale, in rural area of California. He is American and is of diverse descent.

Married to Lori Fieri


Guy Fieri  is a married man. Guy got married to Lori Fieri in 1995. They are still happily spending their married life with full of trust and love. There is no any sign of them getting divorced. They have two sons together.

Graduated from University of Nevada


Guy Fieri  attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and graduated from there. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management in 1990. Afterwards, he went to work for Stouffer's in Southern California. 

First child, Hunter Fieri

August 7 , 1996

Guy Fieri  became father for first time in his life and that was on 7 August, 1996. He and his wife Lori Fieri welcomed their first child together and that child was son. The couple named him Hunter Fieri.

Second child, Ryder Fieri

December 31 , 2005

After nine years of their first son, Guy Fieri  and his wife welcomed their second child together on 31 December, 2005.  Second time the couple again blessed by little cute baby boy and they named him Ryder Fieri.

Won reality show The Next Food Network Star

April 23 , 2006

Guy Fieri  began his TV career after winning the second season of the reality show "The Next Food Network Star" on 23 April, 2006. After winning that he was awarded six-episode commitment for his own cooking show on Food Network.

First show Guy's Big Bite

June 25 , 2006

Guy Fieri's first Food Network show was "Guy's Big Bite" which was premiered on 25 June, 2006 and still running with great success. That show offers lot of new flavor to its food lover viewers. He hosts several other food-themed shows also.

Current Net worth


Guy Fieri earns the massive amount of money in his career. Being a restaurateur, author, game host, and television personality, he earns the handsome amount of money. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $8.5 Million