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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 17 January 1939Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Birth NameMaurice Richard Povich
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Maury Povich was born on January 17, 1939 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Maurice Richard Povich. He is an actor and producer, known for Twenty One (2000), The Swinger (2001) and The Michael Jackson Interview: The Footage You Were Never Meant to See (2003). He has been married to Connie Chung since December 2, 1984. They have one child. He was previously married to Phyllis Minkoff.

Spouse (2)

Connie Chung (2 December 1984 - present) (1 child)
Phyllis Minkoff (26 August 1962 - 1979) (divorced) (2 children)

Trivia (8)

Son of Shirley Povich.
Matthew, his son with Connie Chung is adopted, he also has two adult daughters from a previous marriage.
His talk show was distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation, but is now being distributed by NBC Universal Television Group.
Owns his own production company, MoPo Productions, Inc.
Met his future wife, Connie Chung, in 1968 at the local TV station in Washington, D.C. (WTTN), where she was a secretary and he was an anchorman.
Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in television journalism.
Has served as President of the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Salary (1)

The Maury Povich Show (1991) $7,000,000 /year + profit participation (2007)

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