Is Tony Dokoupil married? Yes, he is. His wife is none other than American author and broadcast journalist, Katy Tur (born on October 26, 1983) who is better known for being a correspondent for NBC News. The couple tied their knot on October 27, 2017.
The beautiful couple met in the makeup room at MSNBC for the first time. Slowly, the duo started knowing each other which eventually made them initiate a new relationship. On 13 December 2018, confirmation news was revealed which stated that the duo was soon going to welcome their first child. They became blessed with a son named Theodore ‘Teddy’ Dokoupil on 13 April 2019.
Katy Tur is n’t the first wife of Tony Dokoupil. His first wife details aren’t provided in his wiki. However, it is known that Toy and her first wife separated in the year 2013. Form his previous marriage, Tony is the father of two kids including a son named Tony Jr.
On the other hand, Katy was previously in the relationship with television commentator, Keith Olbermann. Scroll down to explore the biography of Tony Dokoupil including some interesting personal facts about him:
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Who is Tony Dokoupil?
Born as Tony Dokoupil, he landed the planet on December 24, 1980, which makes his age be 40 years old as of 2020. By profession, Tony is an American journalist who is well-known for being a CBS News correspondent. He is also noted for authoring a book called The Last Pirate. He has been serving as the co-anchor for the American morning television program CBS This Morning.
Early Life and Education
Dokoupil was born in 1980 and his place of birth is in Connecticut, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named Anthony Edward Dokoupil (father) and Ann Dokoupil (mother). He spent his childhood days with his mother.
Regarding Tony’s education and academic achievements, he went to Columbia University where he was in the batch of former President George H.W. Bush’s grandchildren. At the age of six, his father turned addict resulting him to stop providing support to Tony and his mother.
Tony also attended George Washington University from where he received his degree majoring in marketing and communications. After that, he earned his MA degree majoring in American studies from Columbia University. Although Tony started his Ph.D. but has never been able to complete it. He was in the limelight when it was revealed that Tony would appear as the co-anchor for CBS This Morning produced by CBS News Productions.
Career and Professional Life
Tony started his professional life during his time at the university. First, he worked at Newsweek’s Periscope section where he initially worked as a writer and editor. After a few years of experience, he was able to secure a higher position by being appointed as a senior writer for The Daily Beast and Newsweek.
He made a big breakthrough in his journalism career by joining NBC News in 2013. During his multiple years in the network, Tony was able to increase his popularity and amassed huge public’s attention. Later, Tony was hired by MSNBC where he started working as a correspondent. After that, Tony moved to CBS channel News as a correspondent from MSNBC.
In addition to his successful journalism career, Tony has also shown his book writing talents. His book entitled The Last Pirate was available in the market in 2014.
Tony Dokoupil has been married twice. With his first wife, he has two children including a son and daughter. In October 2017, Tony married NBC News correspondent Katy Tur. The duo has an age gap of three years. The pair have welcomed a son born on April 13, 2019. Dokoupil is a father of three children and he is very close to his family members.
Moving towards Tony Dokoupil’s body measurement, he stands at an average height of 5 feet and 8 inches. He is blessed with black hair and brown colored eyes. Tony weighs about 70 kilograms and carries a perfectly well-maintained body structure. As per some wiki sites, his biceps measure 12 inches and his body measurements are 39-34-35 inches.
Salary and Net worth
American television correspondent Tony Dokoupil has an estimated net worth of 4 million USD. He has garnered experience over a decade in the journalism industry where he has worked in the popular media like CBS News, NBC News and MSNBC.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of correspondent Tony Dokoupil is provided by most of the popular wiki sites including Wikipedia. His Twitter profile is reachable @tonydokoupil where he is being followed by more than 44k followers. His Instagram account is available @tonydokoupil where Tony has amassed more than 15k followers.
Birth Name: Tony Dokoupil
Date of Birth: December 24, 1980
Place of Birth: Connecticut, the United States of America
Parents Name: Anthony Edward Dokoupil (father) and Ann Dokoupil (mother)
Height: 5 feet and 8 inches
Weight: 70 kilograms
Net Worth: $4 million (estimated)
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Spouse/ Girlfriend: Katy Tur