Facts of Katy Tur Biography
|Full Name||Katy Tur|
|Place of birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S|
|Fathers Name||Zoey Tur|
|Mother Name||Marika Gerrard|
|Education||Degree of BA, Philosophy|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Waist Size||26 inch|
|Bra Size||34 inch|
|Hip Size||37 inch|
|Body measurement||?37-26-37 inches|
|Education||University of California, Santa Barbara (2005)|
|Place of birth||Los Angeles County, California, United States|
Whos Katy Tur?
Katy Tur is a well experienced American broadcast journalist and News correspondent who has worked in various channels including WPIX-TV, News 12 Brooklyn. Currently, she's working with NBC News. Tur in her career has worked for numerous news channels, including News 12 Brooklyn, WPIX-TV, HD News / Cablevision, and KTLA. Tur once risked her life while covering a deadly Strome.
In 2017, she published her first book Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat to American History's Craziest Campaign. Since October 2017, she is married to CBS news correspondent Tony Dokoupil.
Katy's early life and family
Katy Tur was born in Los Angeles, California, the USA on October 26, 1983. Tur was born to a family of journalists. Her dad Robert Albert Tur is a popular reporter and her mother is Marika Gerrard. Sadly enough, in 2003 her parents divorced.
Her father changed his gender and is now called Hanna Zoey Tur. Tur has a brother named James Tur, a doctor's student. In 2005 Tur obtained a BA in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Katy's Career Highlights
Tur began her career as a KTLA TV reporter in Los Angeles immediately after she graduated. She worked for several years on other channels including HD News, WPIX- TV and Fox 5 New York. She then worked as a weather reporter in the VORTEX2 network team for The Weather Channel.
Katy joined NBC News in 2009 at the WNBC-TV flagship station of NBC. She covered Cory Monteith 's death. Cory Monteith is a Canadian musician and actor known mainly for his role in the Glee television series. Monteith died of a combination of alcohol and heroin toxicity to drugs.
Tur also covered an attack with a motorcycle on an SUV. Tur also covered important news for networks, such as the-370 search news. MH-370 known as Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was a disappeared international passenger flight on 8 March 2014 from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport.
In a Florida event, supporters of Trump booted her and harassed her verbally. However, Trump's campaign manager Kellyanne Conway addressed the problem after the incident and said that Trump did not want anyone to attack her or harass her.
In 2017, she was awarded the Walter Cronkite Award for Journalism Excellence and used lyrics from the Phish band in one of her newscasts. September 017, she published Unbelievable: My Front-Row Seat for the Craziest Campaign in American History, recalling her experience with the 2016 Trump Presidential Campaign.
What is Katy Tur's net worth?
Katy Tur is one of the richest NBC News journalists. Katy Tur has her hands on news journalism and books, hence her current net worth is around $4 million as of 2019; however, her salary is unknown as of now.
Katy's Personal life, affairs and controversies
From 2006 to 2009, she was reported of a relationship with Keith Olbermann. Her husband Tony Dokoupil is a CBS News correspondent.
Since 2016, he has worked at CBS News. Before that, he was an MSNBC News correspondent. He also served as a national network reporter. Tur stands at 3 inches and 6 feet weighing 65 kg.Updated On Fri Jan 25 2019 Published On Sun Oct 14 2018 By