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Tony Horton

Facts of Tony Horton

Date of Birth: 1958 , July-2
Birth Nation: United States
Name Tony Horton
Birth Name Anthony Sawyer Horton Jr.
Father Anthony Sawyer Horton (Sr.)
Mother Jean Horton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Westerly, Rhode Island, USA
Ethnicity White
Profession Fitness Personality
Working For P90X
Net Worth $20 million
Married Yes
Married to Shawna Brannon (m.2015)
Children No
Education University of Rhode Island
Online Presence Instagram and Twitter
Sisters 2 ( one of them is Kit Horton Caldicott)

Quick Timeline of Tony Horton

1958 Born in Westerly, Rhode Island, United States
1980 Became Personal trainer
2014 Wrote a Book The Big Picture:
2004 Created the P90X or Power 90 Extreme
2006 Played the role Chad
2018 Tony Horton Net Worth
2015 Married girlfriend Shawna Brannon

Detail Timeline of Tony Horton

July 2 , 1958

Born in Westerly, Rhode Island, United States

Tony Horton was born to the parents, Anthony Sawyer Horton (Sr.) and Jean (née Gencarelli), Horton in Westerly, Rhode Island, U.S. on July 2, 1958. His birth name is  Anthony Sawyer Horton.  He was raised by his parents in Trumbull, Connecticut. Tony Horton has two siblings.

1980

Became Personal trainer

 In 1980, he became a personal trainer to an executive at 20th Century Fox, working out of his garage and charging $20 per lesson. His clientele grew, eventually including Bruce Springsteen, Usher, Tom Petty, Billy Idol and Annie Lennox.

2014

Wrote a Book The Big Picture:

 In 2014 he wrote a book "The Big Picture: 11 Laws That Will Change Your Life (HarperWave, 2014)". The Big Picture shows you how your physical health is intricately linked to your mental, financial, and family health, and overall happiness and contentment.

2004

Created the P90X or Power 90 Extreme

 In 2004, he created the  " P90X or Power 90 Extreme". It is a commercial home exercise regimen and the system was developed by Tony Horton, Beachbody CEO Carl Daikeler, Beachbody Fitness Advisor Steve Edwards, nutritionist Carrie Wyatt, Creative Director Ned Farr, and workout video director Mason Bendewald.

2006

Played the role Chad

He played the role of Chad in the award-winning 2006 gymnastics drama "The Gymnast". The Gymnast is a 2006 film directed and produced by Ned Farr and starring Dreya Weber, Addie Yungmee, and David De Simone.

2018

Tony Horton Net Worth

Tony Horton has an estimated net worth of $20 million. 

2015

Married girlfriend Shawna Brannon

In 2015, fitness personality Tony Horton married his girlfriend Shawna Brannon. The couple turned to husband and wife after dating for a long time. They are yet to share children.

Content

Tony Horton is an American fitness superstar, author, and master of motivation. Also a former actor, Horton is best known as the creator of the commercial home exercise regimen P90X.

Tony was born as Anthony Sawyer Horton Jr. on July 2, 1958, in Westerly, Rhode Island, U.S. Tony Horton is the son of Anthony Sawyer Horton (Sr.) and Jean Horton. Rased in Trumbull, Connecticut, Tony Horton has 2 sisters and one of her sisters is Kit Horton Caldicott.

Horton attended the University of Rhode Island. While attending the University he took weightlifting classes, which encouraged him to pursue his career as a fitness trainer. Tony was first inspired to pursue fitness after taking a weightlifting class at the University of Rhode Island.

Horton holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. After graduation, Horton moved to Southern California and took over several jobs, including as a stand-up comedian and gofer for 20th Century Fox.

In 1980, Horton moved to California and began working as a personal trainer to an executive at 20th Century Fox. Horton worked out at the executive's garage, charging $20 per lesson. His client list includes Bruce Springsteen, Usher, Tom Petty, Annie Lennox and Billy Idol.

Tony Horton has appeared on countless television programs as a fitness and lifestyle expert, including the Thighmaster infomercial and a Shakeology commercial. In 2005, he created P90X, a commercial home exercise regimen endorsed by Sheryl CrowMichelle Obama, and Paul Ryan which became the source of fame and net worth to Tony.

As of 2018, Tony Horton is estimated to be enjoying the net worth of $20 million. By 2010, P90X sold over 2 million copies, though, in that year, P90X sales dropped off dramatically. However, they still represented half of Beachbody’s $430 million revenue in 2010.

Talking about his personal life Tony Horton is a married man. He and his wife Shawna Brannon are married since 2015. The couple tied the knot after dating for a long time. The boyfriend-girlfriend turned husband-wife are still living together, but have not shared any children.

Horton, 5ft 11 inches tall is active on Instagram and Twitter where he has over 207K followers and 177K followers respectively.