Becki Newton Biography

Becki Newton is an emerging American actress who is slowly gaining fame in the entertainment industry. She is well known for starring in Ugly Betty, How I met your Mother, August Rush, Love Bites, Mode After Hours, American Dreams, and other shows. Some of her work has won a Glamour Award and has been nominated for Ewwy Awards, OFTA Awards, and Screen Actors Guild Awards. Recently she has replaced Kiele Sanchez in Netflix’s upcoming series named The Lincoln Lawyer for the main lead of Lorna Taylor.

Early Life

Becki Newton was born on 4th July 1978 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. The names of her parents are Thomas Newton and Jennifer Newton. Her descent is English and Czech. She has a brother whose name is Matthew Newton. It is seen that she grew up in a family filled with talent in music and acting, so in order to be like them, she also pursued a course in acting. Becki completed her high school education at Guilford High School. For her higher and further studies, she enrolled herself at the University of Pennsylvania. Over there she graduated with a B.A. in European History.

Becki Newton Career

Becki started her career in the field of the entertainment industry at a young age when she was seen participating in performing musicals and plays at the local theatre. After schooling, she went to New York City to follow the same. In NYC she first worked as a waitress at Times Square Brewery. In 2001 she was seen as a host on Burly TV. From 2003 to 2015 she was seen working in many TV series. The title of those shows are Cold Case, Guiding Light, American Dreams, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Charmed, Ugly Betty, American Dad!, Love Bites, How I met Your Mother, The Goodwin Games, Mickey Mouse, and Weird Loners.

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She was seen in a film named August Rush as Jennifer in 2007. From 2015 to 2021 she worked in many TV series and films. The names of those projects are Otherhood, Divorce, and Tell me a Story. Recently she appeared in the Netflix original series The Lincoln Lawyer where she portrayed the lead role of Lorna Taylor.

Becki Newton Biography

Real Name Rebecca Sara Newton
Birth Date July 4, 1978
Age (as of 2022) 43 Years
Birth Place New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Profession Actress

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in Centimeters – 173 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  128 lbs
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Hazel


Father Thomas Newton
Mother Jennifer Newton
Brother Matt Newton

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Chris Diamantopoulos
Children Two

Personal Life

Becki Newton is married to Chris Diamantopoulos who is an actor. They first met at a subway station in New York and soon after they started dating. On 12th May 2005, they tied the knot in a private and intimate wedding ceremony. Later on, on 1st July 2010, she was blessed with their first child. In 2014 they were blessed with their second child and in 2020 they had their third child.

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Becki Newton Net Worth

Becki Newton lives a lavish lifestyle with her husband and children. Her main sources of income are generated by working on TV series and films project. She also earns through working in commercials and appearing as a guest on talk shows. According to sources her net worth has been estimated at around $2 million.


  • Her maternal grandmother was a Violinist while her maternal grandfather Bruce Chase was a composer and music arranger.
  • Her brother Matthew is a filmmaker and acting coach.
  • She is fluent in English, Spanish, German, and Greek.
  • Becki has worked in commercials for Olive Garden.
  • Becki has appeared in a PSA video for Human Relations Media named Keg Party about the dangers of drinking.
  • She appeared on Live with Kelly and Ryan, Late Night with Conan O’ Brien, The Fashion Show, Last Call with Carson Daly, and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.
  • In 2008 she was seen in a web series named Mode after Hours as Amanda Tanen.

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