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Marc Summers Net Worth

Marc Summers Net Worth is
$8 Million

Marc Summers Biography

Marc Summers is famous for hosting the Nickelodeon game show “Double Dare”, hosted “Unwrapped” on Food Network, and is now the executive producer of “Restaurant: Impossible”.

Marc Summers was born Marc Berkowitz in Indianapolis, Indiana. His early careers were as a radio disc jockey as well as a stand-up comedian; though he held various television production occupations before, Summers’ career fostered in 1986, when Nick hired him as the host of Double Dare. Double Dare was syndicated within a couple of years and had a short broadcast network run in prime time as Nick Family Double Dare in 1988. The show’s popularity led to other hosting occupations such as the syndicated Couch Potatoes in 1989, and Nick’s What Can You Do? in 1991. GSN picked him to host its first program WinTuition in 2002. Marc Summers also had a rare dramatic performance in the Nick-produced Halloween program Mystery Magical Special, which likewise emphasized his abilities as a stage magician. After Double Dare’s cancellation in 1993, Summers co-hosted Our Home, a daily talk show geared toward homemakers, on Lifetime. Summers left Our Home after several seasons to cohost another Lifetime talk show, Biggers & Summers.

Marc Summers Net Worth $8 Million Dollars

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameMarc Summers
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 11, 1951 (age 63
Place Of BirthIndianapolis, Indiana, United States
Height5' 8" (1.73 m)
ProfessionTalk show host, Comedian, Film Producer, Actor
EducationNorth Central High School
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseAlice Filous (m. 1974)
ChildrenMeredith Berkowitz, Matthew Berkowitz
SiblingsMike Berkowitz, Lori Berkowitz
NicknamesMarc Berkowitz , Mark Sommers
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/ibatvmc
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marc_Summers
AwardsPeach Cobbler Award (2008)
NominationsSports Emmy Award for Outstanding Open/Tease
Movies“On Your Marc”, “Freedom from Fear”
TV Shows“Coach Potatoes” (1989), “What Would You Do? (1991) and “Win Tuition” (2002), “Double Dare” (1986–1993), “Unwrapped” (2001–2011), “Restaurant: Impossible” (2011-), "Scrabble", "Super Password", "Talk About", "Lingo", "To Tell the Truth", "Win", "Lose or Draw", "Hollywood Squares", “I Can't Believe You Said That!”, “Ultimate Recipe Showdown” (2008), Top the VHS Box Office
Star SignScorpio


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Living in Philadelphia, since 2004.
2Suffered multiple broken bones in his face, from an accident involving a taxi, in which he was a passenger, in Philadelphia [August 16, 2012].
3His favorite obstacle from the Double Dare (1986) obstacle course was the Gum Drop.
4His daughter, Meredith Berkowitz, was an assistant on Pick Your Brain (1993).
5Guest-hosted one week on Scrabble (1984) in 1987 while host Chuck Woolery played against other game show hosts.
6Attended North Central High School in Indianapolis.
7Adopted stage name "Summers" because of media attention surrounding "Son of Sam" killer David Berkowitz.
8Has obsessive-compulsive disorder, which was made public on television in 1996.


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Filmography

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
On Your MarcDocumentary executive producer post-production
Six Degrees of Everything2015TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
A Hero's Welcome2014TV Movie executive producer
Bar Rescue2013TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Kitchen Ambush2013TV Series executive producer
$24 in 242012TV Series executive producer
Restaurant: Impossible2011-2012TV Series executive producer - 19 episodes
Food Feuds2010TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
Dinner: Impossible2007-2010TV Series executive producer - 62 episodes
Wickedly Perfect2004TV Series co-executive producer
Trivia Unwrapped2003TV Series executive producer
Ultimate Revenge2002TV Series producer - 3 episodes
Double Dare 20002000TV Series producer
I Can't Believe You Said That1998TV Series producer
Pick Your Brain1993TV Series executive producer - 1993-1994
Wild & Crazy Kids1990TV Series executive producer - 2002
Bring Me the Head of Dobie Gillis1988TV Movie producer
Double Dare: The Messiest Moments1988Video producer
Mystery Magical Special1986TV Movie executive producer

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Booted2011completedSamuel Austere
Workaholics2011TV SeriesMarc Summers
Good Charlotte Last Night at Double Dare2011Short
Our Home1997TV Series
The Sleepwalker Killing1997TV Movie2nd Reporter
Pick Your Brain1993TV SeriesHost
What Would You Do?1991TV SeriesHost
Mystery Magical Special1986TV MovieMarc
Double Dare1986TV SeriesHost

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dinner: Impossible2008TV Series 2 episodes

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Double Dare: The Messiest Moments1988Video
Double Dare1986TV Series 1 episode

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Double Dare 20002000TV Series executive consultant

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
On Your MarcDocumentary post-productionHimself
Guy's Grocery Games2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Home & Family2015-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Co-Host
Guilty Pleasures2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
GeekRockTV2016TV SeriesHimself
The View2007-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Emcee, ViewChew
Restaurant: Impossible2012-2016TV SeriesHimself - Executive Producer / Himself / Himself - Producer
Robot Chicken2011-2016TV SeriesHimself / Dating Game Show Host / Judge Brown
Unwrapped2002-2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Host / Himself
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives2015TV SeriesHimself
Rewrapped2014TV SeriesHimself - Head Judge
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2014TV SeriesHimself
The Chew2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest Contributor / Himself - Rewrapped / Himself - Guest
Fox and Friends2014TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2009-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Kitchen2014TV SeriesHimself
Sanjay and Craig2013TV SeriesHimself (segment "Trouble Dare")
Phillies Nation TV2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Best Thing I Ever Ate2009-2011TV SeriesHimself
Ultimate Recipe Showdown2009TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show2008TV SeriesHimself
Food Network Star2006-2007TV SeriesHimself - Host
Jocking Around2007DocumentaryHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Dennis Miller2004TV SeriesHimself
Trivia Unwrapped2003TV SeriesHimself - Host (2003)
Pyramid2003TV SeriesHimself
Cram2003TV SeriesHimself - Host
Lingo2003TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
WinTuition2002TV SeriesHost
Ultimate Revenge2001TV SeriesHimself
History IQ2000TV SeriesHost
Great Day America1998TV SeriesHimself (1998-1999)
I Can't Believe You Said That1998TV SeriesHimself - Announcer (1998)
Majority Rules1996TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Weinerville Chanukah Special1995TV MovieHimself
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?1995TV SeriesHimself
Biggers & Summers1995TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1994TV SeriesHimself
The Big Help1994TV MovieHimself - Host
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '941994TV SpecialHimself
Weinerville1993TV SeriesHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '921992TV SpecialHimself
The Joan Rivers Show1991TV SeriesHimself
What Would You Do?1991TV SeriesHimself - Host
Wild & Crazy Kids1990TV SeriesHimself
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars1989TV SeriesHimself
The New Hollywood Squares1988-1989TV SeriesGuest Appearance
The Pat Sajak Show1989TV SeriesHimself
Couch Potatoes1989TV SeriesHimself - Host
Super Sloppy Double Dare1989TV SeriesHimself - Host
Family Double Dare1988TV SeriesHost
Super Password1988TV SeriesHimself
Hour Magazine1988TV SeriesHimself
Double Dare1986-1988TV SeriesHimself - Host
Double Dare: The Messiest Moments1988VideoHimself
Kids Have Rights Too!1988Video shortHimself
$1,000,000 Chance of a Lifetime1986TV SeriesAnnouncer
Hot Streak1986TV SeriesAnnouncer
Scrabble1984TV SeriesGuest Host (1987)
The Joker's Wild1972TV SeriesSub-Announcer

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
The Goldbergs2016TV SeriesHimself - Double Dare Host
The Trap: What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom2007TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Double Dare: 20 Years and Still Making a Mess2006Video documentary shortHimself
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