Jan. 7th, 1957
Arlington, Virginia, USA
5' 2 1/2
Katie Couric's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2014 - Dinosaur 13
2013 - We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks
2007 - I Am Legend
2006 - ...So Goes the Nation
2004 - Fahrenheit 9/11
2004 - Shark Tale
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- In May 2003, 'Jay Leno' (qv) hosted NBC's morning talk show _"Today" (1952)_ . In a May sweeps promotion, _"Today" (1952)_ (qv) host Katie Couric, in turn, hosted _"The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" (1992)_ (qv).
- Member of Delta Delta Delta sorority.
- Aunt of 'Jeff Wadlow' (qv).
- After 15 years of co-hosting NBC's _"Today" (1952)_ (qv), she announced that she will be leaving NBC to accept a position at CBS. She will become the first solo woman anchor of a nightly news program in September 2006 when she starts her new job at CBS.
- Named one of People Magazine's '25 Most Intriguing People of 2001'.
- CNN president, Reese Schoenfeld, banned Couric from the air after hearing her high-pitched, squeaky voice.
- Graduated from the University of Virginia in 1979.
- After her late husband, Jay Monahan, died from colon cancer in 1998, Katie was continually raising awareness of colon cancer and did a live colonoscopy on NBC's _"Today" (1952)_ (qv) in 2000.