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Tom Leykis Net Worth

Tom Leykis Net Worth is
$22 Million

Tom Leykis Bio/Wiki 2018

Tom Leykis Net Worth $22 Million

Thomas Joseph Leykisis a radio host with an estimated net worth of $22 million. He’s widely known for his syndicated radio show the Tom Leykis Show that premiered in 1994 and lasted 15 years until 2009. He currently hosts a wine and food show The Tasting Room With Tom Leykis. He spent his youth growing up with two sisters (Terry and Ann). He also has a brother, Jim. Tom’s family moved a lot. At a time, they moved to Selden, Long Island where he finished his high studies and graduated in the age of 16, from Newfield High.

Tom Leykis studied airing at Fordham University but dropped out because of monetary motives. His radio career began in the age of 14 when he was once a Fillin host. In 1979, Tom was employed as a sidekick in Mark Simone’s comedy show, The Simone Phone. Since April 2012, Tom Leykis has been hosting his new show, which has gained so much popularity, particularly in the southern California. His shows are always provocative in nature.



Full NameTom Leykis
Net Worth$22 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 1, 1956
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, USA
Height5' 11" (1.8 m)
ProfessionActor, Talk radio personality, Radio show host
EducationNewfield High School, Fordham University
NationalityAmerican
SpouseSusan Leykis
ParentsHarry Leykis, Laura Leykis
SiblingsTerry Leykis, Jim Leykis, Anne Leykis
NicknamesThomas Joseph Leykis , The Professor , Father
TV Shows“The Tom Leykis Show” (1994-2009), “The Tasting Room with Tom Leykis”, “The Simone Phone”, “The Graffiti Hour”, “The Phonebooth”, “Backstage Pass”, “The Tasting Room”
#Fact
1Actor Eric Bogosian studied Tom's radio style as research for his role in Talk Radio.
2Avid hockey and Los Angeles kings fan.
3Refuses to marry again due to his failed four marriages.
4NewsMax.com Magazine's "Top 25 Talk Radio Host" list selected Leykis as the twenty-fifth most influential host in the nation.
5Leykis was the host of "Boys Night Out," a live comedy stage show that took place at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles and the Paramount Theater in Seattle. The line-up of male comedians included Bobby Slayton. The shows were for men only and men were strongly discouraged from bringing girlfriends, wives or any other females.
6Leykis served as the co-host of "Poker Royale: Battle of the Sexes" on GSN, formerly the Game Show Network.
7In the late 1990s, Leykis would occasionally merge his radio show with the equally outspoken James Whale Show from the United Kingdom, which aired in the same time slot, resulting in a single simulcast show co-hosted by Leykis and Whale via a satellite link between the two studios. In these cases, Leykis and Whale would alternate equally between American and British callers.
8Avid hockey fan and a Los Angeles Kings season ticket holder.
9Was married to award-winning Los Angeles news reporter journalist Christina Gonzalez
10Frequently warns male callers to stay away from single mothers.
11Though women often call up to challenge his points of view, he usually breaks down their arguments to the point where they come to agree with him.
12Is a shock jock radio talk show host.
13Does a special segment on his radio show called "Leykis 101" where he gives men advice about women.
14Has been married four times.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Video History of the American Radio Personality!2013TV MovieAir Personality WXYT Detroit
Black Scorpion2001TV SeriesSportscaster

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
No Holds Barred1980TV Series researcher

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Playboy Morning Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!2009TV SeriesHimself
Heckler2007DocumentaryHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Weekends at the DL2005TV SeriesHimself
Penn & Teller: Bullshit!2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Poker Royale: Battle of the Sexes2005TV SeriesHimself - Host
Busting Out2004DocumentaryHimself
Test the Nation2003TV MovieHimself
Project Greenlight2001TV SeriesHimself
Politically Incorrect1999TV SeriesHimself
Tempting Fate1998TV MovieHimself

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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