John Newton, born December 29, 1965 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, is an actor. He plays William Van Dyke in Vegas. He is a co-star in the first seasonpilot episode. He has been active since 1988 and has also appeared in the CBS crime dramas The Mentalist and CSI: Miami. He has had roles in the series The Untouchables and Superboy, and the films Alive (1993), and The Christmas Card (2006).