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$45 Million

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Birth date: January 17, 1939
Birth place: Washington, D.C., United States
Height:6 ft (1.85 m)
Profession:Journalist, Newscaster, Talk show host, Actor, Film Producer, Author
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Connie Chung (m. 1984), Phyllis Minkoff (m. 1962–1979)
Children:Amy Povich, Matthew Jay Povich, Susan Povich
Parents:Ethyl Friedman, Shirley Povich

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Maurice Richard Povich, commonly known as Maury Povich, is a famous American journalist, talk show host, actor, film producer, as well as a television anchor. To the public, Maury Povich is perhaps best known as the host of the popular talk show called “Maury”. The show premiered on television screens in 1991, and has aired for 22 seasons so far. With the focus on relevant topics, “Maury” usually explores numerous issues, such as domestic violence, teenage pregnancy, bullying, various uncommon illnesses and many others. Over the years, “Maury” became best known for its paternity tests, as well as polygraph tests. Even though the show has been often criticized for exploiting serious issues for the sake of entertainment, “Maury” managed to maintain high enough ratings to air 2,640 episodes up to date.

Maury Povich Net Worth $45 Million

In addition to numerous episodes aired on screens, “Maury” inspired the release of another tabloid talk show under the name of “The Trisha Goddard Show”. Hosted by Trisha Goddard, the show debuted on television in 2012, and aired two seasons before it was cancelled. Aside from “The Trisha Goddard Show”, “Maury” is also credited with inspiring the release of “Paternity Court”, a court show presented by Lauren Lake.

A well-known television talk show host, how rich is Maury Povich? Sources state that Maury Povich’s net worth is estimated to be $45 million, undoubtedly most of which comes from his on-screen appearances.

Maury Povich was born in 1949, in Washington, DC. As a teenager, Maury Povich attended the Landon School, and later enrolled in the University of Pennsylvania, from which he graduated with a BA in television journalism. Prior to becoming a talk show host, Maury Povich worked as a television news anchor. He initially worked at the Washington DC radio and television station, before moving on to host “Panorama”, a talk show, which gained him a lot of public exposure and acclaim. After leaving “Panorama”, Maury Povich received numerous job offers and opportunities to work in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Povich’s major breakthrough came in 1986, when he was asked to host a television news magazine called “A Current Affair”. Over the years, the show established itself as an entertaining source of information, and was largely praised by critics and viewers. Maury Povich hosted the series from 1986 until 1990.

Shortly after leaving the show, Povich launched his own show entitled “The Maury Povich Show”, which was later renamed to “Maury”. It was with “Maury” that Povich finally made a name for himself in the television industry. Aside from “Maury”,

Povich has also made numerous on screen appearances, including the “How I Met Your Mother” show, Tyler Perry’s comedy “Madea’s Big Happy Family” starring Perry, Loretta Devine and Bow Wow, the game show entitled “Twenty One”, as well as the talk show, which he co-hosted with his wife Connie Chung called “Weekends with Maury and Connie”.

A well-known talk show host, Maury Povich has an estimated net worth of $45 million.

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Black-ish 2015 TV Series Maury Povich
Madea's Big Happy Family 2011 Maury Povich
How I Met Your Mother 2010 TV Series Maury Povich
Looking Forward 2007 Video short Maury Povich
30 Rock 2007 TV Series Maury Povich
Wings 1991 TV Series Show Host
A Current Affair 1986 TV Series Host (1986-1990)
The Imagemaker 1986 Talk-Show Host



Mornings with Shirley Povich: A Century of Writing Sports 2005 TV Movie documentary executive producer
Twin Towers 2003 Short executive producer
Maury 1991 TV Series executive producer



The Greatest Game Ever Played 2008 TV Movie courtesy
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg 1998 Documentary funding generously provided by - as Maurice R. Povich



Maury 1991-2015 TV Series Himself - Host / Himself
The Jack and Triumph Show 2015 TV Series Himself
The Meredith Vieira Show 2015 TV Series Himself
Watch What Happens: Live 2014 TV Series Himself
The View 2005-2014 TV Series Himself
Trisha 2012-2014 TV Series Himself
The Wendy Williams Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey 2013 TV Series Himself
Good Morning America 2011 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Soup 2010 TV Series Himself
Paula's Party 2008 TV Series Himself
17th Annual American Century Championship 2006 TV Mini-Series Himself
ESPN 25: Who's #1? 2004-2006 TV Series documentary Himself
Today 2006 TV Series Himself
16th Annual American Century Championship 2005 TV Mini-Series Himself
48th Annual New York Emmy Awards 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself - Host
The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2004 TV Special Himself
The Michael Jackson Interview: The Footage You Were Never Meant to See 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself - Host
The Education of Max Bickford 2002 TV Series Himself
The Making and Meaning of 'We Are Family' 2002 Documentary Himself
15 Minutes of True Tabloid Stars 2001 Video documentary short Himself
The Swinger 2001 Himself
Jenny Jones 2001 TV Series Himself
Hollywood Squares 2001 TV Series Himself
This Hour Has 22 Minutes 2000 TV Series Himself
The Howard Stern Radio Show 2000 TV Series Himself
Twenty One 2000 TV Series Host
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart 1998-1999 TV Series Himself
Opening the Lost Tombs: Live from Egypt 1999 TV Movie documentary Himself - Host
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1999 TV Series Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1993-1999 TV Series Himself
Celebrity Profile 1998 TV Series documentary Himself
NY TV: By the People Who Made It - Part I & II 1998 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg 1998 Documentary Himself - interviewee (uncredited)
Talked to Death 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself
Lauren Hutton and... 1995 TV Series Himself
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego? 1992-1994 TV Series Himself
Dream On 1993-1994 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993-1994 TV Series Himself
The Howard Stern Interview 1993 TV Series Himself
The Howard Stern Show 1992 TV Series Himself
One on One with John Tesh 1991 TV Series Himself
Happy Birthday, Bugs!: 50 Looney Years 1990 TV Movie documentary Himself
Saturday Night Live 1990 TV Series Himself
The Preppie Murder 1989 TV Movie Himself (uncredited)
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself
Fox News 1987 TV Series N.Y. Anchor (1987)

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Smash His Camera 2010 Documentary Himself
Man of the Year 1995 Himself (uncredited)

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The Maury Povich Show (1991) $7,000,000 /year + profit participation (2007)

1 Has served as President of the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
2 Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in television journalism.
3 Met his future wife, Connie Chung, in 1968 at the local TV station in Washington, D.C. (WTTN), where she was a secretary and he was an anchorman.
4 Owns his own production company, MoPo Productions, Inc.
5 His talk show was distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation, but is now being distributed by NBC Universal Television Group.
6 Matthew, his son with Connie Chung is adopted, he also has two adult daughters from a previous marriage.
7 He hosted the TV special The Michael Jackson Interview: The Footage You Were Never Meant to See (2003).
8 Son of Shirley Povich.

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