Pawn Stars

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Filmed in Las Vegas, the reality series Pawn Stars chronicles the daily activities of the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. Owned by the Harrison family, it is now run by Rick Harrison, his son Corey "Big Hoss" Harrison, and Corey's childhood friend Austin "Chumlee" Russell.  

The business was started in 1989 by Rick's father Richard "The Old Man" Harrison, who passed away in 2018. Pawn Stars has spun a few spin-offs starring experts who have appeared on the show including American Restoration and Counting Cars. 

Celebs such as Bob Dylan, Katie Couric, and Steve Carell have made cameos on the show. 

Network: History

First Episode Date: July 19, 2009

Cast

Where to Watch: Peacock, Netflix, Discovery Plus

Latest Pawn Stars News and Updates

  • Rick Harrison on 'Pawn Stars'
    Reality TV

    A “Wild” Deal Made for the Most Expensive Purchase in ‘Pawn Stars’ History

    What has been the most expensive item on ‘Pawn Stars’? In Season 15, Rick Harrison shelled out $250,000 on a piece of pop culture memorabilia…
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Austin Russell, Rick Harrison, Corey Harrison
    Reality TV

    It's a Family Business, but Who Really Owns the Pawn Shop on 'Pawn Stars'?

    The show 'Pawn Stars' has been enchanting viewers with rare and obscure artifacts for years, but who owns the store that they do business out of?
    By Chris Barilla
  • 'Pawn Stars' Cast
    Reality TV

    'Pawn Stars' Sometimes Features Undeniably Fake Items From Customers

    There have been plenty of customers on 'Pawn Stars' who have brought in fake items, often unbeknownst to them. These are some of the most memorable ones.
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • 'Pawn Stars'
    Reality TV

    Do the Customers Get Paid to Showcase Their Trinkets and Memorabilia on History's Hit Series ‘Pawn Stars’?

    The History Channel's long-running series 'Pawn Stars' sees plenty of wacky and quirky customers enter Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. Do they get paid to appear on the show?
    By Bianca Piazza
  • Rick Harrison
    Reality TV

    'Pawn Stars' Head Honcho Rick Harrison Has an Impressive Net Worth

    Rick Harrison is the pawn shop owner on 'Pawn Stars' with an awesome net worth. Here’s what you should know about the History Channel reality TV star.
    By Stephanie Harper
  • Austin 'Chumlee' Russell
    Entertainment

    Chumlee From 'Pawn Stars' Underwent This Elective Procedure to Achieve His Massive Weight Loss

    Chumlee from 'Pawn Stars' has been part of the series for years. Recently, he has been posting photos of himself looking thinner than ever. Details.
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • Rick Harrison on 'Pawn Stars'
    Reality TV

    ‘Pawn Stars’ Nearing 600th Episode as the Cast and Crew Start Filming Season 20

    Is ‘Pawn Stars’ still filming? Learn the future of the History reality series and what Austin “Chumlee” Russell and Rick Harrison say about filming.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Corey Harrison
    Reality TV

    Pawn Stars’ Corey Harrison Lost Weight After a Doctor’s Appointment Freaked Him Out

    Is Corey from ‘Pawn Stars’ sick? Learn more about the reality star’s health journey and what inspired him to lose nearly 200 pounds.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Jake Harrison on 'Pawn Stars'
    Reality TV

    Rick Harrison’s Son Jake Joined ‘Pawn Stars’ as the Shop’s Newest Employee

    Who is Jake on ‘Pawn Stars’? Get to know Rick Harrison’s youngest son, who started work at Gold & Silver Pawn Shop as a summer job.
    By Dan Clarendon
  • Olivia Black
    Entertainment

    Was Olivia Black Fired From 'Pawn Stars'? The Answer Is Complicated

    Was Olivia on 'Pawn Stars' fired? One of the most popular characters on 'Pawn Stars,' Olivia mysteriously vanished before the Season 7 finale.
    By Leila Kozma
  • Corey Harrison
    Entertainment

    Corey Harrison's Vegas Bar Dealt With a Lot in the Time It Was Open

    Corey Harrison is known for his role on 'Pawn Stars,' but his other business venture, a Vegas bar, landed him in some hot water in 2019.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Rock Harrison, Corey Harison, and Austin "Chumlee" Russell from 'Pawn Stars'
    Entertainment

    You Can Still Visit the Store From 'Pawn Stars' in Real Life

    The store shown on 'Pawn Stars' was a real shop long before the series even came along, but is it still open now, outside of the show?
    By Chrissy Bobic
  • Austin "Chumlee" Russel, Rick and Corey Harrison
    Reality TV

    Chumlee Is the Most Senior 'Pawn Stars' Employee Outside of the Harrison Family

    Chumlee has been a part of the 'Pawn Stars' cast since the beginning, but is he related to Rick Harrison, the show's other star? Here's a breakdown.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Rick and Corey Harrison
    Entertainment

    Two of Rick Harrison's Children Have Followed in His 'Pawn Stars' Footsteps

    'Pawn Stars' host Rick Harrison has three children, Corey, Adam, and Jake. So, which one is the likeliest to take over the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop?
    By Leila Kozma
  • Rick Harrison
    Entertainment

    Rick Harrison Is a Serial Monogamist — Let's Take a Look at His Dating History

    Is Rick Harrison Married? Rick married his first wife, Kim, in 1982, long before the first episode of 'Pawn Stars' aired on History. Whom else did he date?
    By Leila Kozma
  • Richard "The Old Man" Harrison and son Rick Harrison
    Reality TV

    Richard Harrison, aka "The Old Man" on 'Pawn Stars,' Passed Away in 2018

    A once-integral part of every episode of the show, "The Old Man" has left 'Pawn Stars'. What happened? Here are the details of what transpired.
    By Chris Barilla
  • Chumlee on Pawn Stars
    Entertainment

    Chumlee Has Had Serious Legal Issues Outside of 'Pawn Stars' Before

    Is Austin Lee Russell aka Chumlee still on History's 'Pawn Stars'? He's had some legal issues, and he's faced firing rumors. Details on what happened.
    By Shannon Raphael
  • Pawn Stars cast
    Entertainment

    'Pawn Stars' Is About as Real as Any Other Reality Show... Meaning a Lot of It Is Staged

    Is 'Pawn Stars' real or staged? These behind-the-scenes reports will change the way you watch the History Channel series.
    By Allison Cacich
  • Rebecca Romney
    Entertainment

    What Happened to Rare Book Expert Rebecca Romney on 'Pawn Stars'?

    Was Rebecca from 'Pawn Stars' fired? Rebecca Romney was a staple on the series as a rare book expert, but she's been absent for several years. Details.
    By Shannon Raphael
  • Rick Harrison and Deanna Burditt
    Entertainment

    'Pawn Stars' Personality Rick Harrison Is on His Third Marriage ⁠— Meet His Wife Here

    Rick Harrison, star of the hit show 'Pawn Stars,' is currently on his third marriage to wife Deanna Burditt — meet her and his other ex-wives here.
    By Samantha Faragalli Younghans
  • Corey Harrison
    Celebrity Relationships

    Is ‘Pawn Stars’ Star Corey Harrison Back With His Ex-Wife?

    Is Corey on ‘Pawn Stars’ married? As History airs ‘Pawn Stars’ Season 18, learn about this reality star’s romantic life and marriage to Kiki Harrison.
    By Dan Clarendon
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