Jeff Probst

Jeff Probst is the executive producer and Emmy Award-winning host of the USA version of Survivor which has made Fiji its home base for several years. 

“The Bula Spirit of Fiji has impacted our entire crew in the most amazing way,” Probst shared. “We love shooting Survivor in Fiji and a large part of our crew are local Fijians.  We have developed so many great relationships with Fijian businesses as well. It’s one big happy Survivor family in Fiji.”

Jeff was born in Wichita, Kansas and grew up primarily in Seattle, Washington. He currently lives in Los Angeles where he is married to Lisa Russell and is a dedicated step-dad to their two children. Jeff is also the author of the NY Times best-selling kids adventure series, “Stranded.” 

Jeff is also a much loved philanthropist - is philanthropic affiliations include Make A Wish, The Alliance for Children’s Rights and The UCLA Neurosurgery Gala.