Who is Tony Dokoupil?
Tony Dokoupil is an American broadcast journalist and author. He co-hosts “CBS Mornings” on CBS News. His CBS Sunday Morning cover stories have covered topics including the plague of suicide, the pledges and dangers of e-cigarettes, and a productive treatment program for drug and alcohol-dependent airline pilots.
He joined the station in 2016 and he has since had genuine conversations in his interviews with First Lady Hillary Clinton, comedian Steve Martin, and music icon Dolly Parton.
Tony Dokoupil Age
Dokoupil is 41 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 24, 1980, in Connecticut, United States. Tony celebrates his birthday on the 24th of December every year.
Tony Dokoupil Height
Dokoupil stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches with a moderate weight of 70 Kg.
Tony Dokoupil Parents
Dokoupil was born and raised in Connecticut, United States. His mother, Ann, worked as a teacher, while his father, Anthony, was a marijuana dealer. He was told growing up that his father was involved in real estate, which was a deception. His family moved to Miami not long after he was born. Dokoupil and his mother returned to Maryland when he was six years old.
Tony Dokoupil First Wife
Dokoupil has two children with his first wife. However, he rarely talks about his first marriage and this has made it hard to know the exact identity of his first wife.
Current Wife and Children
Dokoupil is currently married to his wife Katy Tur who is also a broadcast journalist. They married in October 2017 in the presence of family and close friends. In their marriage, the couple has two children together.
Dokoupil graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from The George Washington University School of Business. He holds a Masters Degree in American Studies from Columbia University.
Tony Dokoupil CBS Salary
Dokoupil’s annual salary is estimated to be between $60,000 and $176,000.
Tony Dokoupil Net Worth
Dokoupil has an estimated net worth of $5 million. He has earned this figure from his successful journalism career. Her exact net worth figure will be updated soon.
Tony Dokoupil CBS News
Dokoupil joined CBS News after three years at NBC News, where he most recently worked as an MSNBC correspondent. He was the network’s primary correspondent on a string of major national issues, including the Paris Climate Accord and the Flint water crisis. He also covered the presidential primaries in 2016.
Previously, as a CBS News correspondent, he covered marijuana legalization, internet privacy, and the second amendment. Dokoupil had also worked as a replacement anchor on CBS News Streaming and the “CBS Weekend News.”
His “CBS Sunday Morning” cover stories have included articles on the epidemic of suicide, the problems of public school teachers, and a successful treatment program for drug and alcohol-addicted airline pilots.
He has interviewed a wide range of notable musicians, performers, and newsmakers since joining CBS News in 2016, including first lady Hillary Clinton, comedy icon Steve Martin, and music superstars Dolly Parton and Linda Ronstadt.
As a CBS co-host, Dokoupil has handled a number of high-profile on-the-ground assignments. He has co-anchored CBS’ morning show from a variety of breaking news sites across the country.
Tony Dokoupil Covid
Dokoupil tested positive for Covid 19 but recovered later. He worked from home for a while until his recovery. He took it to Twitter to update his fans.