NBC News Katy Tur Married, Husband, Boyfriend

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NBC News Katy Tur Married, Husband, Boyfriend

Quick Fact Check

  • Date of Birth 1983-10-26
  • Age 35 Years 5 Month(s)
  • Nationality American
  • Birth Place Los Angeles County, California, United States
  • Home Address New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Profession Author,Journalist
  • Birth Name Katharine Bear Tur
  • Nick Name Little Katy
  • Zodiac Sign Scorpio
  • Religion Christianity
  • Ethnicity/Race White
  • Parents Zoey Tur, Marika Gerrard
  • Brother/s James Tur
  • Children/Kids Pregnant (2018)
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Husband/Spouse Tony Dokoupil
  • Wedding Date 2017
  • Ex-Boyfriend Keith Olbermann
  • Gay No
  • Salary $1 Million
  • Net Worth $4 Million
  • Awards AP’s Best Spot News Award
  • Career 2005–present
  • High School Brentwood School
  • College University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Height/ How Tall? 5' 2" (1.57 m)
  • Hair Long
  • Plastic Surgery No
  • Tattoo/s No
  • Facebook https://www.facebook.com/katytur
  • Twitter https://twitter.com/katyturnbc
  • Instagram https://www.instagram.com/katyturnbc/
  • LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/katytur/?originalSubdomain=uk
  • Lesbian No

A New York City-based NBC News correspondent, Katy Tur is the only daughter of journalists Hanna Zoey Tur, an ex-pilot, and Marika Gerrard. 

She, who serves as an American broadcast journalist, had ‘single’ marital status in her thirties. But, her single situation has changed now that she is married to the man of her dreams. 

Katy's Boyfriend, Dating, And Affair:

Katy was involved with Keith Olbermann for three years. The fact about their age difference didn’t matter to them; though Tur was 26 and Keith 51 when they started dating since June 2006, planning to extend their relationship lifelong as a husband-wife relationship someday.

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They had been loyal to each other since the early days and had started living together as well. They shared their mutual respect and coordination towards one another as they didn’t want to be dragged into any controversial issues.

Katy Tur with her boyfriend, Keith Olbermann (right of Katy) (Photo: whosdatedwho.com)

Their relationship became one of the significant advantages to Katy Tur in her career. It has been implied that Keith’s effort and presence were one of the reasons she landed her first job at NBC New York in 2009. Keith also fully supported Tur at every step of her life. Keeping all these professional stuff away from her personal life, Tur had a well-balanced experience.

Life is often cited as a bunch of various ups and downs. And the downs were to come along. Such an adorable couple got separated despite their intense relationship. The happy couple ended turning into distant cities; beyond their expectation. Katy Tur and Keith Olbermann announced their breakup in 2009. Their affair was started from 2006 to 2009.

After a year of separation, Katy Tur and Keith Olbermann were called for a video interview in which Olbermann expressed his feelings towards his longtime girlfriend Tur saying: my dear friend. Olbermann also felt guilty for himself as he couldn’t hold their relationship lifelong.

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Furthermore, Olbermann ended up interviewing his ex-girlfriend on Wednesday’s ‘countdown’ in good terms. It means they had separated for a good reason. After that, she started a relationship with her new boyfriend. She had a French boyfriend named Benoit. They met in London while working for NBC News.

Katy Tur during her work (Source: sherdog.com) 

However, the relationship also didn't last long. And now, Katy is together with her latest husband.

Katy Tur New Husband, Child

Katy is married to CBS News correspondent Tony Dokoupil, who is based in New York and appears regularly on CBS Sunday Morning. The couple had first met at the powder room in MSNBC's office and later got married in October 2017.

The duo - who eloped for a few days to tie the nuptial knot - got married in a low-key ceremony in the Utah desert.

Katy Tur got married to CBS' correspondent, Tony Dokoupil, in October 2017 (Photo: GettyImages)

After about a year of their wedding, Katy announced her pregnancy in December 2018 as she waited for the child's arrival. She also revealed the upcoming kid's gender as a boy and said the baby was due in April 2019.

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Welcomes First Child With Husband

On 13 April 2019, Katy and her husband Tony welcomed their first baby together, a son named Theodore "Teddy" Dokoupil.

A colleague and friend of Katy, Kasie Hunt announced the news of their kid's arrival on 16 April stating,

"Katy and her husband Tony welcomed this little guy into the world on Saturday morning."

Katy Tur and husband Tony Dokoupil became parents to their son Theodore on 13 April (Photo: MSNBC)

According to Kasie, the child weighed 6 pounds and 5 ounces at birth and was around 20 inches in height. Baby Theodore joins his two half-siblings, who were born from the past marriage of their father. 

Katy, who is on maternity leave from her duties on MSNBC, also showed excitement in assuming the role of parents with her husband.

Katy Tur Talks About Donald Trump:

President Donald Trump is an American Businessman, television personality, an author, and a politician. Reporter Katy Tur was insulted by Donald Trump on National TV.

Katy Tur later denounced the Trump team for trying to blame the media. She said, 

“So what they’re trying to do is find a way to best game this system. And what you’re seeing on TV, all over the airwaves, is his campaign manager and his surrogates trying to blame the media before the media has even covered the debate. They’re going to say that everybody in the press is going to be unfair, that Donald Trump is going up against a rigged system.”

Katy Tur isn't the only news personality with a feud with Donald Trump. List of News Personalities who have a beef with Trump includes Tiffany Stewart, Megyn Kelly, Selina Scott, Bill O' Reily, etc.

Katy Tur Bio

An American broadcast journalist who is working for NBC News, Katy Tur was born on 26 October 1983 in Los Angeles, US. She graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2005. Currently, Tur is working with the top newsmakers and interviewing them in political circles.

Currently affiliated with MSNBC, Katy earns a salary of $1 million per year. She has garnered a net worth of $4 million to date.

Despite having some cold terms with her father while he was undergoing his sex-change operation, she is found to be moving ahead happily in her life.