Lauren Newton has grown up in the entertainment industry. As the daughter of Bert and Pattie, she has been surrounded by show business all her life. But now Lauren has established her own identity in the industry.
Lauren reported for two and half years on Good Morning Australia presenting live to air and taped segments on the national daily program. She covered fashion, lifestyle, special interest and entertainment stories. Lauren reported on local events such as the Arias, AFI awards, Brownlow Medals, Red Carpets and the Logies. She also travelled to Film Studios in the United States to cover film launches, interview celebrities and holiday destinations.
Lauren has become a regular reporter in 2006 for the Nine Network’s Melbourne broadcast of Postcards.
She is a versatile performer. Prior to her role on GMA she spent 2 years living in Japan and working at Universal Studios playing the role of Princess Fiona from Shrek and presenting as a game show hostess.
In activities off stage and screen, Lauren has driven in the Celebrity Grand Prix, she was the face of Chadstone Shopping Centre, Ambassador of Girls Day Out, and competed in Fox 8’s Celebrity Poker Challenge.
At 27, Lauren is a confident and passionate performer. She was married to swimmer Matt Welsh in 2006.
Lauren Newton travels from Victoria Australia