Tony Dokoupil Bio, Age, Height, Family, Wife, CBS News, Salary And Net worth

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Tony Dokoupil Bio

Tony Dokoupil is an American broadcast journalist and author currently serving as a co-host of “CBS This Morning.” Previously, Tony was a CBS News correspondent and a “CBS Sunday Morning” contributor. His reporting has appeared across all CBS News broadcasts and platforms.

Tony joined CBS in 2016 and since then he has interviewed a variety of major artists, entertainers, and newsmakers. Among them are the First Lady Hillary Clinton, comedy legend Steve Martin, and music superstar Dolly Parton.

Prior to joining CBS News, Tony worked three years at NBC News, where most recently he was a correspondent for MSNBC. Dokoupil was the network’s lead reporter on a run of big national stories, including the Paris climate agreement and the Flint water crisis. He also covered the 2016 presidential primaries.

From 2007 to 2013, Dokoupil was a senior writer at Newsweek and The Daily Beast. His reporting landed him on NBC’s Today, ABC’s 20/20, and NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross.

Additionally, Tony is also the author of the critically acclaimed book, The Last Pirate: A Father, His Son, and the Golden Age of Marijuana (Doubleday, 2014). It is a memoir in which he documented his father’s exploits smuggling marijuana during the 1970s and ’80s.

Tony Dokoupil Age

Tony is 42 years old as of 2022. He was born on December 24, 1980, in Connecticut, U.S. Tony celebrates his birthday on 24 December every year and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Tony Dokoupil Height

Dokoupil stands tall at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches. His weight is 70 kg, his biceps size is 12 inches, and his body measurements are 39-34-35 inches.

Tony Dokoupil Family

Tony who is of Czech heritage, was born in Connecticut. He is the son of his mother, Ann who worked as a teacher, while his father, Anthony, was a marijuana dealer. While he was growing up, Tony was told of his father’s involvement in real estate, which was a front. His family relocated to Miami shortly after he was born. When Tony was six years together with his mother they relocated back to Maryland.

Tony attended Severna Park High School. He later studied business at George Washington University, graduating first in his class, and pursued media studies at Columbia University.

Tony Dokoupil Wife

Tony is married man to her fellow broadcast journalist Katy Tur. The couple tied the knot in October 2017 and together they are blessed with two children. Dokoupil has two children from a previous relationship.

Tony Dokoupil Salary

Dokoupil earns an annual salary of $2 million from her career as a co-host of “CBS This Morning.”

Tony Dokoupil Net worth

Tony has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2023. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a journalist.