Peter David Tomarken (b. December 7, 1942 - d. March 13, 2006) was an American television personality primarily known as the host of Press Your Luck. He and his wife, Kathleen, both died in a plane crash in 2006. Tomarken is survived by the children from both of his marriages.
Peter is known for referencing his time on Press in several game shows such as Wipeout.
Shows hosted[edit | edit source]
- 2 Heads are Better than One (pilot)
- Big Bucks: The Press Your Luck Scandal
- Bargain Hunters
- Duel in the Daytime (pilot)
- Hit Man
- Monopoly (pilot)
- Press Your Luck
- Rodeo Drive (1980 pilot)
- TKO (pilot)
- Trivia Track
- Whammy! The All-New Press Your Luck (2002 pilot; 2003 guest host)