Who Is Tony Dokoupil's First Wife, Katy Tur? Here's A Look At Their Relationship

Tony Dokoupil and Katy Tur (pictured here in April 2019) when they were expecting their second child together.
Tony Dokoupil and Katy Tur (pictured here in April 2019) when they were expecting their second child together.( Source : pagesix )


Tony Dokoupil, an American broadcaster, is married to Katy Tur, and the couple has two children, Teddy and Eloise.

He also shares two kids with his first wife, about whom only a little information is available. 

The American broadcast journalist lives his dream life, with a successful career and a happy family. Tony had no idea he'd meet his future wife in the makeup room in 2015.

The news anchor met his now-wife, Tur, while working at MSNBC. It didn't take long for the two to realize they had strong chemistry.  They eventually started dating, and after nearly two years, Tony proposed on one knee. In the year 2017, the couple got engaged and married. 

NameTony Dokoupil
Age41
Born December 24, 1980
BirthplaceConnecticut, U.S.
Occupation Journalist and television presenter
EmployerCBS
Known for CBS Mornings
SpouseKaty Tur ​(m. 2017)​
Children4

Who Is Tony Dokoupil First Wife, Katy Tur?

Tony Dokoupil, a correspondent for CBS News, was married to his first wife, who now lives in Tal Aviv. He has two children with his first wife.

Katy Tur is the second wife of the American broadcast journalist. The couple married on October 27, 2017, in Utah. He has kept his first wife's identity hidden from the public eye and posts 'couple goals' on Instagram with his current wife, Katy.

He is an extremely supportive husband to Katy, as shown in CBS Mornings while discussing her new memoir, Rough Draft.

In recalling her childhood, the MSNBC anchor revealed that her father was once abusive to the family. Katy opened up to her husband about how isolating the experience was for her.

Tony Dokoupil with his wife Katy Tur promoting her book.
Tony Dokoupil with his wife Katy Tur promoting her book. ( Source : instagram )

She said, "I always kind of felt like a bit of a fraud like I didn't belong."

"I didn't know how to broach it with you," she admitted, acknowledging her hesitation to share her story with Tony.

Katy's father, who changed her name from Bob to Zoey after undergoing surgery, told CBS News: "I could certainly be intimidating."

"And, you know, I apologize if the kids thought I was intimidating. I tried my hardest." She admitted that she is still working on repairing her relationship with her father.

Katy Tur And Tony Dokoupil Celebrates Valentines Day

The CBS Mornings star, Tony Dokoupil, shared never-before-seen photos on Instagram to commemorate a romantic day in their lives(Hellomagazine).

Tony posted several photos with Katy on Valentine's Day, which fans dubbed "couple goals." The father-of-two took time out of his busy schedule to honor his wife, to whom he has been married to since 2017.

He wrote alongside photos of them cuddling up and one with one of their children: "Here's to winning the other big game in life."

Tony joking about not stepping on Katy's dress.
Tony joking about not stepping on Katy's dress. ( Source : instagram )

Tony Dokoupil Would Like To Host A Show With His Wife

In a special interview with HELLO, Tony Dokoupil discussed his celebrated career but revealed that there is one job he hasn't done yet. What he would like to do before retiring is work alongside his wife.

We wish him luck and pray that God may grant him his wish. 

It's been a busy time for the CBS star, who recently began hosting a new half-hour weekly series called The Uplift, which viewers have well received.


Tony Dokoupil Has Four Children In Total 

Tony Dokoupil and Katy Tur are blessed with a three-year-old son, Teddy, and a one-year-old daughter, Eloise. He also has two older children, ages 12 and ten, whom he shares with his ex-wife in Tel Aviv.

During the summer vacation, he sees his older children. 

They spend the school year in Tel Aviv and then spend the summer with Tony for eight to ten weeks during the school holidays. 

Tony Dokoupil perfect little family with his kids and wife.
Tony Dokoupil perfect little family with his kids and wife. ( Source : instagram )

Tony believes having a double and triple vision is the best part of being a father. On the one hand, "it allows you to look into your past and see your parents in a new light and see what they went through."

Tony Dokoupil's wife and children
Tony Dokoupil's wife and children ( Source : instagram )

Tony believes he has become a more relaxed parent to his younger children.

When the second round of kids arrived, he was relieved and delighted to discover that changing diapers and feeding a bottle was as easy as riding a bicycle. But he needed advice because he considered him far from a perfect parent.

We can follow him on Instagram to witness how much of a fun dad he is to his children. 


Tony Dokoupil Net Worth In 2022

Tony Dokoupil is an American author with an estimated net worth of $6 million. 

He is well-known for his work as a CBS Mornings co-anchor. He was also a CBS News and MSNBC news correspondent.

Tony studied media studies at Columbia University. Dokoupil worked as a senior writer for Newsweek magazine and the website The Daily Beast from 2007 to 2013. He joined NBC News as a senior writer in September 2013.

Tony Dokoupil on the set of CBS Mornings with Vladimir Duthiers
Tony Dokoupil on the set of CBS Mornings with Vladimir Duthiers ( Source : instagram )

On April 1, 2014, he published his memoir The Last Pirate. He later worked as a reporter for MSNBC.

Dokoupil joined CBS News as a New York-based correspondent in August 2016 after leaving NBC News and MSNBC.

He was named the new co-anchor of CBS This Morning on May 6, 2019, and made his debut on May 20. In September 2021, the show was renamed CBS Mornings.



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