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Willie Geist

Willie Geist was born on May 3, 1975 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Russell Geist. He is an actor and producer, known for Today (1952), Weekend Today (1987) and Morning Joe (2007). He has been married to Christina Elena Sharkey since May 24, 2003. They have two children. See full bio »
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Today Himself - 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Himself - Substitute Co-Anchor / Himself / Himself - 3rd Hour Co-Anchor and Substitute Orange Room Host / Himself - Substitute News Anchor and 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Himself - Substitute 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Geist, Willie / Himself - 3rd Hour Co-Anchor and Substitute News Anchor / Himself - Contributor / Himself - Guest 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Himself - Substitute News Anchor / Himself - Substitute Orange Room Host and 3rd Hour Co-Anchor / Himself - Sunday Anchor / Himself - Sunday Today Anchor / Substitute Co-Anchor
Weekend Today
Weekend Today Himself - Host / Himself - Anchor / Himself - Correspondent / Himself / Himself - Today Co-Anchor / Himself - correspondent
Morning Joe
Morning Joe Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Contributor / Himself / Himself - Host


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 2016 Kung Fu Panda 3
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 2015 Donny! (TV Series)
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- A Sext Ruined My Life! (2015) ... Willie Geist
 2013 1600 Penn (TV Series)
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- The Skiplantic Ocean (2013) ... Willie Geist
 2012 The Campaign
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Other Works:

WGN rerun of In The Heat of The Night Briefly played a teen age drug dealer.

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3 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on President Trump's tweet on Mika Brzezinski's bleeding from a face-lift]It's not about being new to the presidency, you'd have to be new to humanity to know not to say something like that. Not just to a woman, to another human being, and especially when you're the most famous person now on the face of the Earth, and most powerful


Willie and wife Christine grew up together. See more »

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