Todd Newton hosting the Live version of The Price is Right in January 2010.
|Born||James Todd Newton
May 5, 1970
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Game show host
Todd Newton (born James Todd Newton; May 5, 1970) is an entertainment personality, Daytime Emmy winning game show host, and author/speaker.
Todd Newton is best known to audiences for his work on The HUB Network's popular Family Game Night. Since being discovered by game show pioneer Sande Stewart in 1999, Newton has been at the helm of numerous productions including GSN's Hollywood Showdown and Whammy!: The All New Press Your Luck as well as serving as a red carpet celebrity interviewer and host on E! Entertainment Television from 1996-2007. Game show fans throughout the United States and Canada may also find Todd hosting The Price Is Right Live!, an interactive theatrical production of the iconic television show.
The proud father of two children serves as national spokesperson for Souls4Soles, an organization that collects and distributes shoes to the needy around the world.
- Gameshow Marathon (2006, road reporter and prize presenter)
- Whammy! The All-New Press Your Luck (2002-2003)
- Hollywood Showdown (2000-2001)
- Hot Ticket (2003)
- Family Game Night (2010–present)
- GSN Live (2009)
- Made in the USA (2005)
- Performing As... (2003)
- Reality Remix (2003-2005)
- E! Entertainment Television (1995-2007)
In addition to his work in front of the camera, Todd Newton is a radio veteran who has been behind the microphone of some of America's top radio stations including WKBQ in his hometown of St. Louis, KIIS and KBIG in Los Angeles, WNEW in New York, the syndicated All Nite Cafe, and the online personal development program Life Radio with Todd Newton. Currently, Todd is the host of The TODD-Cast with Todd Newton-an entertaining podcast featuring interviews with fascinating people from all over the world.
Todd Newton is also a top rated corporate speaker on the topic of human achievement. In 2012, he authored his first book, Life in the Bonus Round: A Game Show Host's Road to Success & Fulfillment which was followed by The Choice Is Yours: Six Steps to Put Your Best into Action and Feedback: Friend or Foe? in 2013. Those in the professional speaking industry are familiar with Todd Newton SPEAKS blog for keynote speakers.