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Short Info

Net Worth$3 million
Date Of BirthAugust 8, 1958
SpouseKarl Wellner
FactDebut of the Deborah Norville Collection of Yarns. [2009]

Deborah Norville is an American television journalist and businesswoman. She is currently the anchor of Inside Edition, a syndicated newsmagazine program.

Norville was born in Dalton, Georgia, on August 8, 1958, the daughter of William and Barbara (née McCurry) Norville. She has two older sisters, Nancy and Sharon. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a bachelor’s degree in journalism in 1980.

Norville began her career as a news clerk at WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. She was later promoted to on-air reporter and weekend anchor. In 1983, she joined NBC News as a general assignment correspondent. She was later named co-anchor of NBC News at Sunrise, a morning news program.

In 1989, Norville was named anchor of NBC’s flagship morning news program, Today. She served in that role for less than a year before being replaced by Katie Couric.

Norville joined Inside Edition in 1995. She has been the program’s anchor since 2006.

Norville has also written two books: Thank You, Goodnight: A Novel (2002) and Deborah Norville’s Everyday Knitting (2005).

Norville has been married to Karl Wellner since 1986. The couple has two daughters, Gabrielle and Olivia.

Norville has an estimated net worth of $20 million. She earns an annual salary of $5 million as the anchor of Inside Edition.

General Info

Full NameDeborah Norville
Net Worth$3 million
Date Of BirthAugust 8, 1958
Height1.72 m
ProfessionTalk show host, TV Journalist, Newscaster
EducationUniversity of Georgia


SpouseKarl Wellner
ChildrenMikaela Wellner, Niki Wellner, Kyle Wellner


TV ShowsNBC News at Sunrise, Inside Edition, Today, NBC Nightly News, CBS Evening News, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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1On mothering: The biggest surprise, which is also the best, is that I didn't know I would love motherhood as much as I do.


1Was born in Dalton, Georgia, as was Marla Maples.
2Has a Labrador retriever.
3Release of her book, "Thank You Power: Making the Science of Gratitude Work For You". [2007]
4Release of her children's book, "I Don't Want to Sleep Tonight". [1999]
5Debut of the Deborah Norville Collection of Yarns. [2009]
6Release of her book, "Knit with Deborah Norville". [2009]
7Hostess of an infomercial for Avon: the Company for Women. Also appearing is Suze Orman. [2009]
8Release of her book, "Back on Track: How to Straighten Out Your Life When It Throws You a Curve". [1997]
9Release of her book, "The Power of Respect: Benefit From the Most Forgotten Elements of Success". [October 2009]
10Release of her children's book, "I Can Fly". [2001]
11Began her broadcasting career at WAGA-TV in Atlanta while still a student at the University of Georgia.
12Loves to sew, a passion she inherited from her mother, who died from rheumatoid arthritis.
13Has three sisters.
14Suffered from depression.
15Her father owns a menagerie complete with camels, ostriches and llamas.
16Named "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).
17Children: Niki, 12, Kyle 8, and Mikaela 5.
18Graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia with a degree in journalism.
191976 Georgia's Junior Miss




The Game2015TV SeriesDeborah Norville


Deborah Norville Tonight2004TV Series


Deborah Norville Tonight2004TV Series producer


Untitled Victor Skrebneski DocumentaryDocumentary filmingHerself
Inside Edition2006-2017TV Series documentaryHerself - Anchor / Himself - Anchor / Anchor
Harry Benson: Shoot First2016DocumentaryHerself
Rachael Ray2007-2016TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2012-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Talk2013-2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, Inside Edition / Herself / Herself - Guest Co-Hostess
The Dr. Oz Show2015TV SeriesHerself
Today2012-2015TV SeriesHerself - Anchor / Herself - Guest / Herself
The Film that Changed the World2014DocumentaryHerself
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHerself
Good Morning America2011-2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
Geraldo at Large2014TV Series documentaryHerself
The View2007-2014TV SeriesHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2013TV SeriesHerself
Fox and Friends2013TV SeriesHerself
Piers Morgan Tonight2013TV SeriesHerself
American Graduate Day2013TV MovieHerself
The Legal Analyst2012TV SeriesHerself
Making Medicare Work for You: Your Questions, Your Choices2011TV MovieHerself - Host
Making Medicare Work for You: Boomers Welcome to Medicare2011TV MovieHerself - Host
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest Expert
Hannity2009TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Panelist
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHerself
Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?2008TV SeriesHerself
Larry King Live2007TV SeriesHerself
On the Record w/ Brit Hume2005-2006TV SeriesHerself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHerself
Deborah Norville Tonight2004TV SeriesHerself - Host
Hollywood Squares1998-2003TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Young and the Restless2003TV SeriesHerself
The 30th Annual International Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
America's Junior Miss 20022002TV SpecialHerself
15 Minutes of True Tabloid Stars2001Video documentary shortHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show2001TV SeriesHerself
Intimate Portrait1999-2001TV Series documentaryNarrator / Herself
The Martin Short Show1999TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Profile1998TV Series documentaryHerself
Healthy Kids1998TV SeriesHerself
The Daily Show1998TV SeriesHerself
Howard Stern1997TV SeriesHerself
Miss America Pageant1996TV SpecialHerself - Judge
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995-1996TV SeriesHerself
Lauren Hutton and...1995TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993-1995TV SeriesHerself
America Tonight1994TV SeriesHerself - Co-Anchor (1994)
The Home Show1992TV SeriesHerself
Street Stories1992TV Series documentaryHerself - Correspondent (1993)
Late Night with David Letterman1987-1991TV SeriesHerself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1990TV MovieHerself - Host
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1989TV MovieHerself - Host
NBC News at Sunrise1983TV SeriesHerself - Anchor (1987-1989)

Archive Footage

The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
The Eighties2016TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself - NBC News / Herself - The Today Show
Above the Fray: The Lessons of Dukakis '882014Documentary shortHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2013TV SeriesHerself
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us2013TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
Ghosts of Abu Ghraib2007DocumentaryHerself
America Undercover2005TV Series documentaryHerself
101 Biggest Celebrity Oops2004TV Special documentaryHerself - #92: Jane Pauley v. Deborah Norville
The Source: The Story of the Beats and the Beat Generation1999DocumentaryHerself
The Panama Deception1992DocumentaryHerself (uncredited)

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