Apr. 3rd, 1942
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Wayne Newton's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2006 - Smokin' Aces
2001 - Ocean's Eleven
1997 - Vegas Vacation
1990 - The Adventures of Ford Fairlane
1989 - Licence to Kill
Guest TV Roles
- Was discovered by 'Jackie Gleason (I)' (qv).
- daughter Lauren Ashley born on April 29th 2002.
- Newton and attorney wife Kathleen announced in April 2002 they are expecting a girl in May, and that they are using a surrogate mother to have this, their first child.
- His mother was of German/Cherokee Indian and father of Irish/Powahatan Indian background.
- His first daughter's name is Erin, with his first wife Elaine and a daughter Lauren Ashley with second wife Kathleen. His wife, Kathleen, is an attorney. They met following one of his performances.
- Met 'Elvis Presley' (qv) while the two were working at Paramount. They became close friends.
- (28 April 1999) Singer 'Tony Orlando (I)' (qv) sued him for locking him out of the Branson, Missouri night club that the two co-owned.
- Has been diagnosed with a viral infection to the heart, known as cardiomyopathy. Doctors told him that he should be recovered in two months' time [November 15, 2007].