Ted Koppel

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Ted Koppel was born on February 8, 1940 in Lancashire, England, UK. He is a producer and writer, known for Koppel on Discovery (2006), ABC News Nightline (1980) and CBS News Sunday Morning (1979). He has been married to Grace Anne Koppel since May 17, 1963. They have four children. See full bio »

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Known For

ABC News Nightline Editorial Department
CBS News Sunday Morning Self / Self - Sunday Morning Senior Contributor / Self - CBS News Contributor / Self (segment "The Q") / Special Contributor / segment "Band of Brothers"
Nightline Up Close Editorial Department


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 2006 Petra: A Quest for Hope (TV Movie documentary) (managing editor)
 2003 Nightline Up Close (TV Series) (managing editor - 1 episode)
- Elie Wiesel (2003) ... (managing editor)
 2002 ABC News Nightline (TV Series) (managing editor - 1 episode)
- Rescue: Tragedy on Mount Hood (2002) ... (managing editor)
 2001 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (managing editor - 1 episode)
- The Clinton Years (2001) ... (managing editor)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his book, "Lights Out".

Publicity Listings:

3 Portrayals | 3 Interviews | 13 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ted Koppell


5' 4" (1.63 m)


Grace Anne Koppel  (4 children)

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Personal Quote:

I have the necessary lack of tact. [on interviewing guests on Nightline, 1984] See more »


Has BS degree from Syracuse University and an MA in mass communications research and political science from Stanford University See more »


His deep smooth mellow voice.


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