Wayne Newton and his lawyer wife Kathleen McCrone have a daughter named Lauren Ashley. The couple married in 1994 and has been together ever since.
Newton is a huge supporter of the military and regularly visits troops on USO tours. He also appears on a number of television shows, including The Price is Right.
Lauren’s Net Worth
Lauren is the daughter of American singer Wayne Newton and his lawyer wife Kathleen McCrone. She has an older half-sister Erin who is also a singer. Lauren is a celebrity child and she has her dad’s love for attending various events and gatherings.
Her mother is a rich American criminal and civil lawyer who has a net worth of $150 million. Kathleen’s primary source of income is her legal career.
Besides being a successful singer, her father is also known for his performances in Las Vegas. He has performed over 30,000 live shows in Vegas and has earned nicknames like Mr. Las Vegas and Midnight Idol. He has even performed for President Dwight D. Eisenhower and has toured with the USO to entertain American soldiers stationed overseas. This has helped him build a massive fortune for himself over the years. He is currently in his 70s and is still performing and touring. He is also known for his charitable works and has won several awards for his work.
Lauren’s parents have kept their personal life private. However, she has revealed that her father is Lebanese and owns a business. He was also seen saving her from a foul ball at Citi Field.
Her mother Jill is a professor at Washington State University. She is also the Director and Regents Professor of Agriculture Economics. She has also held the position of Editor in Chief of The American Journal of Agricultural Economics.
In the soap opera, Lauren is involved in a long-running feud with villain Sheila Carter (Kimberlin Brown). Sheila first appeared in Genoa City in 1994 and has been a mainstay on the show ever since. Sheila once tried to steal Scott Grainger (Peter Barton) from Lauren by drugging him and getting pregnant with his child. Sheila later fakes a pregnancy and purchases a baby on the black market, making it look like Lauren’s child. Lauren eventually finds Sheila and shoots her.
Lauren’s Personal Life
Lauren is the daughter of renowned singer Wayne Newton and his second wife Kathleen McCrone. She is the only child of the pair and she lives with her parents in Las Vegas. Despite being the daughter of a famous musician, she keeps her personal life away from the limelight.
During his career, Newton has had many hit songs including Daddy Don’t Walk So Fast, Danke Schoen, and Jingle Bell Rock. He has also starred in many movies and TV shows. He was the grand marshal of the 80th Annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival in Winchester, Virginia from 1-7 May 2007. He even canceled his sold-out show to attend the festival.
He and his wife love attending events together. Recently, they were spotted at the 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards and the Quicken Loans Arena. Their happiness was further enhanced when they welcomed their baby boy, Alby, seven weeks early in 2017. Alby is doing well and the couple loves posting about him on social media.
As an attorney, Lauren is a senior policy analyst at RMIAN and works on immigration and social justice issues. She has previously worked as a coordinating attorney at the New York Legal Assistance Group, a legal aid organization that provides representation to children and adults who cannot afford private counsel.
The couple has been married since 1994 and have one daughter, Lauren Ashley Newton, who is currently 21 years old. She was born through a surrogate mother and lives with her family in the southeast Las Vegas valley.
Her father, Wayne Newton, is a popular entertainer and performs in Las Vegas. He is best known for his songs such as Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast and Red Roses for a Blue Lady. He also performed for President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1969. He has performed over 30,000 shows in Las Vegas and is referred to as Mr. Las Vegas. He has a half-sister named Erin from his first marriage with Elaine Okamura.