Deborah Norville Poster


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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 8 August 1958Dalton, Georgia, USA
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Deborah Norville is a two-time national Emmy winner and mother of three (sons Niki and Kyle, and daughter Mikaela), who currently anchors the nationally syndicated show, Inside Edition (1988). She previously worked as a correspondent for Street Stories (1992), 48 Hours (1988), and served as co-anchor for America Tonight (1994) and Today (1952). At Today (1952), Norville, a former Georgia beauty queen, replaced longtime co-host Jane Pauley, creating a storm of controversy and a slew of unflattering press clips on the merits of brains vs beauty and the horrors of ageism at TV news divisions. Her tumultuous stay at NBC led her to write the book, "Back on Track: How to Straighten Out Your Life When it Throws You a Curve" (Simon & Schuster, 1997). She has also written two children's books, "I Don't Want to Sleep Tonight" (Golden Books, 1999) and "I Can Fly" (Golden Books, 2001). She is a First Honor Graduate, Summa Cum Laude, of the University of Georgia.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous

Spouse (1)

Karl Wellner (12 December 1987 - present) (3 children)

Trivia (19)

1976 Georgia's Junior Miss
Graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia with a degree in journalism.
Children: Niki, 12, Kyle 8, and Mikaela 5.
Named "Best Newscaster's Lips" in the January 1987 issue of Playboy magazine in an article titled "The Best" that awarded top ratings for everything from car magazines to pinball machines (1987).
Her father owns a menagerie complete with camels, ostriches and llamas.
Suffered from depression.
Has three sisters.
Loves to sew, a passion she inherited from her mother, who died from rheumatoid arthritis.
Began her broadcasting career at WAGA-TV in Atlanta while still a student at the University of Georgia.
Release of her children's book, "I Can Fly". [2001]
Release of her book, "The Power of Respect: Benefit From the Most Forgotten Elements of Success". [October 2009]
Release of her book, "Back on Track: How to Straighten Out Your Life When It Throws You a Curve". [1997]
Hostess of an infomercial for Avon: the Company for Women. Also appearing is Suze Orman. [2009]
Release of her book, "Knit with Deborah Norville". [2009]
Debut of the Deborah Norville Collection of Yarns. [2009]
Release of her children's book, "I Don't Want to Sleep Tonight". [1999]
Release of her book, "Thank You Power: Making the Science of Gratitude Work For You". [2007]
Has a Labrador retriever.
Was born in Dalton, Georgia, as was Marla Maples.

Personal Quotes (1)

On mothering: The biggest surprise, which is also the best, is that I didn't know I would love motherhood as much as I do.

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