Jonny Fairplay

Reality TV icon and villain, survivor hall-of-famer

The official website of Jonny Fairplay, one of Reality TV’s first & best villains, and host of the Reality After Show Podcast!

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“I go by the moniker of Jonny Fairplay. I don’t play fair.”

-Jonny Fairplay

Who is Jonny Fairplay?

Jonny rose to fame on Survivor: Pearl Islands after pulling off a villainous hoax to win a reward challenge. Watch how the “dead grandma lie” became an iconic scene in Survivor’s 23+ year history!

upcoming events

Jonny and The Queen of Survivor, Sandra Diaz-Twine, traveled the country hosting Survivor 44 Viewing Parties!

Jonny’s Survivor viewing parties are packed with Survivor fun, surprise special guests, meet-and-greets, Survivor trivia, and more! Jonny will be back with more viewing parties in the fall for Survivor 45. In the meantime, check out Jonny’s Reality Aftershow Podcast for coverage of Australian Survivor.

Jonny’s got merch!

Purchase official merchandise and Reality After Show t-shirts!

Jonny Fairplay Dead Grandma Lie T-Shirt
Jonny Fairplay She Died Dude T-Shirt
Jonny Fairplay She Died Dude T-Shirt

“It was actually fun to work with Fairplay on the show because he’s a producer’s dream. When he shows up drunk or flips somebody off, he’s bringing you gold every time. I wish we had a Jonny Fairplay every season.”

-Jeff Probst