Josh Duhamel


Josh Duhamel

Host and Executive Producer

Josh Duhamel is the host and executive producer for the new reality competition series BUDDY GAMES.

A dynamic and versatile actor, Duhamel is one of Hollywood’s leading males. Josh Duhamel made his directorial debut at the 2019 Mammoth Film Festival with the movie BUDDY GAMES, which he also co-wrote, co-produced and starred in. The film later made its theatrical debut on Thanksgiving of 2020 and the sequel is currently in post-production.

Duhamel’s most recent projects include the film “Shotgun Wedding” alongside Jennifer Lopez, and the streaming series “Mighty Ducks: Game Changers.” He recently starred in the bank heist thriller “Bandit,” as well as the action crime film “Blackout” on Netflix. Duhamel also starred alongside Renee Zellweger in “The Thing About Pam”.

Other recent credits include the Netflix original series “Jupiter’s Legacy,” Lionsgate’s “Think Like a Dog,” “The Lost Husband,” the scripted series “Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G” and the romantic comedy “Love, Simon.”

Additionally, Duhamel starred opposite Julianne Hough in Lasse Hallstrom’s “Safe Haven,” a drama based on the best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks, and the thriller “Scenic Route,” which tells the story of two friends stranded in the desert. Other recent projects include George C. Wolfe’s drama “You’re Not You” opposite Hillary Swank and Emmy Rossum; Garry Marshall’s “New Year’s Eve” alongside Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert DeNiro, Halle Berry and Hilary Swank; and Michael Bay’s “Transformers: Dark of the Moon,” in which he reprised his role of Captain William Lennox for the third installment of the franchise. Additional film credits include the romantic comedy “Life as We Know It” alongside Katherine Heigl, “Ramona and Beezus,” “When in Rome,” “Lost in the Sun,” “Bravetown,” “Misconduct,” “Spaceman” and “The Romantics.”

On television, Josh is well known for his role as Danny McCoy on the crime drama “Las Vegas.” Additionally, he lent his voice to Nickelodeon’s Emmy Award-winning animated series FANBOY & CHUM CHUM and starred in several seasons of the long-running soap opera “All My Children,” for which he received three consecutive Daytime Emmy nominations. Other recent television credits for Duhamel include BATTLE CREEK on the Network and the J.J. Abrams, Joseph Boccia and Athena Wickham Hulu miniseries “11.22.63.”

Duhamel currently resides in Los Angeles. Follow Josh Duhamel on Twitter @joshduhamel and Instagram @joshduhamel.