|Drew Carey plays the so named title character on The Drew Carey Show|
|Birthname||Drew Allison Carey|
|Born:||May 23, 1958|
|Birthplace:||Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.|
|Actor/Comedian/Game Show Host|
|Notable roles:||Host of CBS-TV game show The Price is Right, 2006-present|
|Appeared on:||The Drew Carey Show|
|Appears as:||Drew Carey (Character)|
|Episodes appeared in:||All|
An actor, comedian, sports executive, and game show host, Drew, after serving in the U.S. Marine Corps and making a name for himself in stand-up comedy, Carey eventually gained popularity starring in his own sitcom, The Drew Carey Show, and serving as host of the U.S. version of the The WB Network improv comedy series Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza and Whose Line Is It Anyway? (U.S. TV series)|Whose Line Is It Anyway?, both of which aired on ABC.
Carey has appeared in several films, television series, music videos, a made-for-television film, and a computer game. He has hosted the game show] The Price Is Right (U.S. game show)|The Price Is Right since 2007 on CBS. He is interested in a variety of sports, has worked as a photographer at U.S. National Team soccer games, and is a minority owner of the Major League Soccer (MLS) team Seattle Sounders FC. Carey has written an autobiography, Dirty Jokes and Beer: Stories of the Unrefined, detailing his early life and television career.