Susie Castillo is an American actress, television host, author of the book, Confidence Is Queen: The Four Keys To Ultimate Beauty Through Positive Thinking), speaker, entrepreneur and former Miss USA.


  • Kidnapped: The Hannah Anderson Story
  • Disney's Underdog
  • Recurring role on Season 5 of Tyler Perry’s House of Payne
  • ABC's Castle and My Wife and Kids
  • Co-starred in Hallmark Channel's A Holiday Engagement
  • Lead role in the indie film More Than Stars, which premiered at the San Louis Obispo Film Festival

TV Host

  • Oxygen's on-air personality in 2014
  • Preachers of L.A. Aftershow (Oxygen)
  • Correspondent on E! News, The Insider, Entertainment Tonight and EXTRA
  • NBC series, School Pride
  • Fox Sports en Español correspondent
  • MTV's TRL (Total Request Live)
  • MTV's Weekend Dime
  • MTV's Big Ten
  • TRL’s New Year's Eve
  • The VMAs on Overdrive
  • MTV's The Hills After Show
  • Many MTV Real World Reunion specials
  • CBS's World Series of Video Games
  • CBS Sports’ Arthur Ashe Kids Day
  • NBC’s Superstars of Dance
  • Live! With Regis and Kelly
  • Live telecast of NBC's Miss Teen USA 2005 Pageant
  • NBC's Miss USA 2011 Pageant (color commentator)

Radio Shows

  • Host of MTV's TRLatino (syndicated across the US and Puerto Rico)
  • Randy Jackson's Hit List (Randy's co-host)


Just for fun

  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Co-founder of the company Pageantology
  • Neutrogena spokesperson for 5 years
  • Animal advocate
  • Passionate about the environment, organic health and nutrition
  • When I'm not working I enjoy playing beach volleyball (played D3 volleyball at my alma mater, Endicott College, in Beverly, MA), golfing, snowboarding, running, throwing around the football, rooting for my Boston sports teams (Go Pats!)
  • I have two adorable fur-babies, my chihuahua's, Lupe and Oscar…who also eat organically : )