Several celebrities made appearances on “The Price is Right” before making it big, like “Breaking Bad”‘s Aaron Paul as a contestant and “Baywatch” legend Gena Lee Nolin as one of the models from the show. Another star yet to be discovered in pursuit of game show glory in the guessing contest before becoming famous was, in fact, Vanna White.
Before becoming the hostess of “Wheel of Fortune”, Vanna White was called out by Bob Barker and competed, hoping to win one of the fabulous prizes from “The Price is Right”. Retro machine on YouTube posted a video of White’s appearance. The fashionable TV personality known for her signature style and jaw-dropping outfit kept it pretty casual at the time, sporting a blue “Get Serious” t-shirt. But that didn’t stop her from turning heads backstage. The infamous music video for his “Price is Right” performance has been featured in “Game Show Moments Gone Bananas”, “The Price Is Right Celebrates 50 Years”, and “The Price Is Right 25th Anniversary Special”.
In an interview with yahoo big fan, White opened up about her experiences on the game show, saying, “I was a contestant on The Price is Right, and I didn’t win anything, other than those nice parting gifts.” While she may not have had a triumphant experience that time on “The Price is Right,” White definitely clinched decades of victory as the small-screen champion on “Wheel of Fortune.”