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Also Known As: Carson Jones Daly Died:
Born: June 22, 1973 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Santa Monica, California, USA Profession: tv host, disc jockey, radio host, veejay, actor

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Becoming a MTV VJ was the last thing on Carson Daly's mind. In fact, Daly aspired to become a priest or a professional golfer, not a MTV icon.

Becoming a MTV VJ was the last thing on Carson Daly's mind. In fact, Daly aspired to become a priest or a professional golfer, not a MTV icon.

Filmographyclose complete filmography

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Windy City Heat (2003) Himself
3.
 Josie and the Pussycats (2001) Himself
4.
 Daria: Is It Fall Yet? (2000) Voice Of David Sorensen
5.
 2gether (2000) Himself
7.
 Michael Jackson Number Ones (2003) Special Appearance
8.
 Snoop to the Extreme (2003) Interviewee
9.
 MTV Bash (2003)
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Milestones close milestones

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Ranked in the top ten high school golfers
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Obtained a partial golf scholarship to Loyola Marymount University
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Considered becoming a Roman Catholic Priest; entered Theology school at LMU
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Moved to Palm Springs, CA and interned at KCMJ; later became a morning show producer
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Began working as a disk-jockey for an alternative station in San Diego, CA
1996:
Began working at Los Angeles radio station KROQ
1997:
Recruited by MTV to be a guest VJ; hosted "MTV Live"
1998:
Hosted popular countdown show "Total Request Live/TRL" (MTV)
2001:
Hosted the MTV reality show "Making The Band"
2002:
Hosted NBC's late night talk show "Last Call with Carson Daly"
2004:
Began hosting "New Year's Eve with Carson Daly" (NBC)
2011:
Hosted NBC reality competition series "The Voice"
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Education

Santa Monica High School: Santa Monica , California - 1991
Loyola Marymount University: Los Angeles , California -
College of the Desert: Palm Desert , California -

Notes

"It's important for people to realize I don't want to be the IT guy. I want to crawl before I walk." -- Daly Eonline 12/2000

Companions close complete companion listing

companion:
Jennifer Love Hewitt. Actor.
companion:
Jennifer Love Hewitt. Actor. Broke up with Daly through her publicist. Daly heared that he and Hewitt were no longer together on the radio; together 1997-99.
companion:
Tara Reid. Actor. Became engaged in 2000; separated in 2001.
companion:
Tara Reid. Swedish.
companion:
Jaime Pressly. Singer.
companion:
Jaime Pressly. Actor. Met on New Year's Eve 2001.
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Family close complete family listing

father:
J D Daly. Actor. Had minor role in "Public Enemy" (1931).
father:
J D Daly. Died of bladder cancer in 1979.
mother:
Patty Caruso. Remarried after Daly's father died; hosted local cable TV show in Southern California.
mother:
Patty Caruso. Had nine; survived him.
step-father:
Richard Caruso. Real estate agent.
step-father:
Richard Caruso. Russian.
sister:
Quinn K Daly. Publicist. Born on August 17, 1970.
sister:
Quinn K Daly. Married.
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