Tom Leykis Net Worth

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Tom Leykis is an American talk radio personality with a net worth of $22 million dollars. Thomas Joseph Leykis was born in The Bronx, NY in August 1956. He’s famous for hosting The Tom Leykis Show. He first filled in on the air in age 14. He was a sidekick to the 1979 talk show comedy The Simone Telephone. He contributed to some show called The Phonebooth and afterwards got a fulltime radio hosting gig in Virginia. The Tom Leykis Show debuted in Miami in 1984. He moved to la and worked for KFI from 1988 to 1992.

Tom Leykis Net Worth $22 Million Dollars

Leykis moved to Boston to work for WRKO and then went back to la. In 2010 Tom began an web stream-cast network called The New Normal Network. He’s been labeled a shock jock as a result of the provocative character of the show. The show was done in a hot discussion format and targeted men from 18 to 49. In Leykis 101 he promised to instruct guys the way to get set by spending the smallest amount of cash, time, and exertion. Leykis 101 has been sued many times and continues to be involved in controversies encompassing an on air homicide confession and naming names that lots of other media outlets wouldn’t show.

Quick Facts

Birth date: August 1, 1956
Birth place: New York City, New York, USA
Height:5' 11" (1.8 m)
Profession:Actor, Talk radio personality, Radio show host
Education:Newfield High School, Fordham University
Spouse:Susan Leykis
Parents:Harry Leykis, Laura Leykis
Siblings:Terry Leykis, Jim Leykis, Anne Leykis
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”

Interesting Facts

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. 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.





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