Who is Tony Dokoupil First Wife? Know His Children, Net Worth, Bio, Wiki

Tony Dokoupil is a unique journalist among many of the thousands of journalists across the globe. Currently, he is living his dreams of becoming the much talked about TV personalities of all time. Tony works at the CBS News where he seems to gain a lot of attention from his interviews. People want to know more about him and not just his career and net worth too but his married life with a wife, kids and other wiki facts from his bio.

Who is Tony Dokoupil?

Tony, currently aged 38, was born to parents Edward Dokoupil and Ann Dokoupil. He was born and brought up in Miami. At the age of ten, Dokoupil realized that his father was a drug dealer due to his wild behavior and addiction. He enjoyed a fancy life due to his father’s business. The family would go on a vacation, and for Tony, he schooled alongside the grandchildren of former US president George H.W. Bush. Things took a twist when Tony’s father left his family. Dokoupil’s mother moved with Tony to Maryland.

In the year 1999, Tony enrolled at George Washington University to pursue Marketing and communications. He graduated with a double-distinction in 2003. Tony then attended Columbia University, where the journalist earned his master’s degree in the year 2004. In 2005, he graduated with a masters in American studies making a fellowship towards a Ph.D. in media studies.

Career and Books

Tony began his career in Journalism while at the university. He began working at Newsweek periscope section where he got a chance to do some writing and editing work. Besides that, more opportunities fell by since he worked with CNN, CBS  Sunday Morning, Today show and many more.

Image of Tony Dokoupil from TV show,CBS  Sunday Morning

Tony Dokoupil from the TV show, CBS  Sunday Morning

He got the job as the senior writer for Newsweek and the Daily Beast.  After three years, Tony joined the MSNBC as its correspondent.  Currently, he works at the CBS channel as a corresponded. He entered this network in 2016 and seemed to gain a lot of income from the channel.

Besides journalism, Tony has released a book called The Last Pirate. With this, Tony made a fortune, which backed him up, in his ten-year career in journalism.

Tony Dokoupil and Katytur are Married

Tony is officially off the bachelors’ zone. He is currently married to wife Katy Tur. Katy Tur is the daughter of Zory Hannah Tur, a journalist and Marika Gerrard.

Image of Tony Dokoupil with his wife Katy Tur

Tony Dokoupil with his wife, Katy Tur

Her father was born as Albert Tur but announced a gender disorder in 2013, where he began his therapy. He is famous for creating the Los Angeles News service and covering the Los Angeles race riots.

How did Tony Dokoupil and Katytur Meet?

The couple met each other back in 2015, at the makeup room in MSNBC. They then became best friends and started dating each other. After two years of dating, they got married on 27 October 2017.  The wedding ceremony was quite unusual since it took place in the middle of the desert in Utah. Only close intimate friends and relatives attended the ceremony.

Moreover, the couple deliberately selected a place that had no network signals, which ensures that the guest would put maximum attention to the wedding without discussing politics. Since the marriage, the couple hardly makes any public appearance as they feel very comfortable away from the public eye.

Tony Dokoupil was lucky enough to marry someone who clearly understands him and his line of duty. Katy is also a famous journalist known for her appearance in anchoring MSNBC news and reporting for various NBC platforms like NBC Nightly News, Early Today, Meet the press, Weather channel and many more.

Does Tony Dokoupil and Katy have Children?

Tony has only one child in his relationship. His wife, Tur announced on 13 December 2018 that she was pregnant. On 13 April 2019, she gave birth to Theodore Dokoupil.

Tony Dokoupil Net Worth

As per some reliable sources, Tony makes a vast fortune from his profession. Though we do not know about his salary, the sources reveal that he may be earning $60-$176 thousand as an annual salary. According to Amazon, the book, Last Pirate comes at $15.95 per copy. Tony Dokoupil resides with his family in a lavish house in New York.

Image of Journalist, Tony Doloupil net worth is $4 million

Journalist, Tony Doloupil net worth is $4 million

Tony Dokoupil Net worth is $4 million.

Measurements: Height and Weight

Tony Dokoupil’s measurements seem to fit perfectly with his profession. His biceps size is 12 inches, and he weighs 70kg topping up with a height of 5 ft 8 inches. Tony also has brown eyes and black hair.

Image of Tony Dokoupil height is 5 feet 8 inches

Tony Dokoupil height is 5 feet 8 inches

Tony Dokoupil Wiki, Bio, Net Worth

Real Name Tony Dokoupil
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Birthdate 24 December 1980
Place of Birth Miami
Profession Journalist
Net worth $4 million
Children One
Marital status Married


Tony Dokoupil is the husband to Katy Tur. The two got married on 27 August 2017 after two years of dating. Tony and his wife have only one child, Theodore Dokoupil. Lastly, Tony has a net worth of $4 million.

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