Tony Dokoupil Biography
Tony Dokoupil is an American journalist currently serving as the co-anchor of CBS This Morning since joining the station in 2016. He is a correspondent for CBS News and is well known as the author of a book titled The Last Pirate. His book was about a father, his son, and the age of marijuana. Previously, he worked for NBC and MSNBC.
Dokoupil started his career in journalism while he was studying at the university. His first workplace was at Newsweek’s Periscope section, where he got the opportunity to do some writing and editing work. Likewise, he got a better job as a senior writer for The Daily Beast and Newsweek after three years.
Similarly, he started working for NBC News in 2013. Later, after three years he also joined MSNBC as its journalist. Then, he moved from MSNBC to CBS channel News in 2016 where he works as a journalist.
Additionally, he has written a book called “The Last Pirate,” which was released in 2014 and traded quite well.
Talking about his educational history, he attended George Washington University and completed his studies in marketing and communications. Then, he studied for an MA in American studies at Columbia University with the grandchildren of President George H.W. Bush, who studied in the same batch. Furthermore, he started a Ph.D. but never completed it.
Tony Dokoupil Age
How old is Tony Dokoupil? Dokoupil is 41 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 24, 1980, in the United States of America. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on December 24th every year, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Tony Dokoupil Parents
His Father’s name is Anthony Edward Dokoupil and his mother’s name is Ann. However, he was raised up with his single mother.
With a luxury apartment and a family yacht, he had a lavish life when his dad was alive. His life took a horrific turn when he was just 6 years old when his father stopped helping the family and became an alcoholic.
Then his mother, too, moved to Maryland with him and faced a tough life. Time, though, took a turn and he became a talented kid who at the young age of his life, learned a lot of lessons.
Tony Dokoupil Wife
Dokoupil is a married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Katy Tur who is an NBC News correspondent. They tied the knot on October 27, 2017, in the Utah desert. However, they met for the first time at the makeup room at MSNBC. On April 13, 2019, the couple is blessed with a baby Theodore Dokoupil. They are living a happy and blissful life together. They seem very happy with each other. So that there is no sign of divorce anytime soon.
In addition, speaking of his past relationship, he was married to another woman before. In addition, it does not reveal her name and marriage date. After having two children, a son, Tony Jr., and a daughter, the couple ended their divorce in 2013.
Tony Dokoupil’s Height
Dokoupil stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 70 kg. His biceps size is 12 inches, and his body measurements are 39-34-35 inches. Additionally, he has brown eyes color and black hair color.
Tony Dokoupil Net Worth
Dokoupil has an estimated net worth of between $1 million – $5 million. His income is mainly attributed to his successful career as a journalist.
Tony Dokoupil Salary
Dokoupil receives an estimated annual salary ranging from $55,500 – $120,500.