Todd Newton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Todd Newton
Todd Newton 2010.png
Todd Newton hosting the Live version of The Price is Right in January 2010.
Born James Todd Newton
(1970-05-05) May 5, 1970 (age 43)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Occupation Television/radio personality
Game show host
Years active 1990–present

Todd Newton (born James Todd Newton; May 5, 1970) is an entertainment personality, Daytime Emmy winning game show host, and author/speaker.

Career[edit]

Newton appears on the HUB Network's popular Family Game Night. Since being discovered by game show pioneer Sande Stewart in 1999, Newton has appeared in numerous productions including GSN's Hollywood Showdown and Whammy!: The All New Press Your Luck and serves as a red carpet celebrity interviewer and host on E! Entertainment Television from 1996-2007. Newton also hosts The Price Is Right Live!, an interactive theatrical production of the iconic television show.

The father of two children serves as national spokesperson for Souls4Soles, an organization that collects and distributes shoes to the needy around the world.

Television credits[edit]

Film[edit]

Radio[edit]

In addition to his work in front of the camera, Newton has been behind the microphone of various American 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. Newton is the host of The TODD-Cast with Todd Newton, a podcast featuring interviews with people from all over the world.

Author[edit]

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.

External links[edit]