How rich is Phil Donahue?
Phil Donahue Net Worth:
|Birth date:||December 21, 1935|
|Birth place:||Cleveland, Ohio, United States|
|Profession:||Journalist, Actor, Presenter, Film Producer, Writer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Marlo Thomas (m. 1980), Marge Cooney (m. 1958–1975)|
|Children:||Kevin Donahue, Jim Donahue, Michael Donahue, Daniel Donahue, Mary Rose Donahue|
|Parents:||Catherine Donahue, Phillip Donahue|
Phil Donahue net worth, wiki & biography:
Phillip John Donahue was produced on December 21, 1935 in Cleveland, Ohio. After graduating from an all-boy prep school, he attended the University of Notre Dame and shortly started a career in television in a local Cleveland TV station. He flourished in the business and shortly became the host of the radio program Conversation Piece where he acquired several prominent interviews including Muhammad Ali, Elton John and Malcolm X.
Phil Donahue Net Worth $23.5 Million
The show’s success continued over 26 years, making it the longest running syndicated talk show in US history and created the host as among TV’s icon. In 2002, Phil came from retirement making his tv return in the short lived MSNBC talk show Donahue. Phil tried his hand at directing in 2006 using the feature documentary Body of War, which followed the predicament of a disabled Iraq War veteran. A devout Catholic, the TV host has formed a good share of headlines with contentious issues like pedophile in the Catholic Church and vocal guests including ill-famed atheist activist Madalyn Murray O’Hair. Phil was married to his first wife from 1958 to 1975 as well as the couple has five kids together. Since 1980, he’s been married to actress Marlo Thomas as well as the couple now resides in Westport, Connecticut.