Deborah Norville
Deborah Norville
Real Name/Full Name Deborah Anne Norville
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Deborah Norville
Birth Place: Dalton, Georgia, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 8 August 1958
Age/How Old: 65 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 172 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 61 Kg
In Pounds – 134 lbs
Eye Color: Blonde
Hair Color: Blue
Parents Name: Father – Zachary Samuel Norville
Mother – Merle O. Norville
Siblings: Three
School: Dalton High School
College: University of Georgia; Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication
Religion: Yes
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Karl Wellner (m. 1987)
Kids/Children Name: Kyle Wellner, Mikaela Wellner, Niki Wellner
Profession: TV Journalist and Businessperson, Author, Writer
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Deborah Norville is an American successful businesswoman and journalist in the television industry.  Deborah was born and brought up in Georgia. As a teenager, she was a beauty contest contestant and became interested in television journalism at an early age. After she hosted the interview of President Jimmy Carter in 1979, she was faced with a major defining moment. She bagged a career offer in the mid-1980s to host a news program on ‘NBC News.’

The program ‘Inside Edition’ began to anchor in 1995. Through her reporting skills, Deborah has received two ‘Emmy Awards.’ In addition to being a renowned TV journalist, she is a prolific best-selling writer for the New York Times.

Well, how well do you know about Deborah Norville? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Deborah Norville’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Deborah Norville to date.

Biography and Early Life

Deborah Anne Norville was born to an entrepreneur father in Georgia on 8 August 1958. She’s perhaps one of her parents’ four children. Her dad possesses a menagerie of llamas, camels, and ostriches.

Since birth, she had a sewing ability that was inherited from her mom. Her parents split later, and Deborah kept living with her mom, who was bedridden due to terminal disease. Deborah was twenty years old when she passed away.

Deborah was an outstanding pupil. She was also involved as a teenager in beauty contests. She won the Local Junior Miss Contest in her area. In 1976, in American’s ‘Junior Miss’ pageant, she represented her Province.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Deborah Norville in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Deborah Norville’s age is 65 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 8 August 1958. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 172 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 134lbs in Pound and 61kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blonde and hair color is Blue.


Following her high school graduation, she studied journalism at the University of Georgia. She was a fantastic student, and in three years she was a winner of the “summa cum laude.” She got a perfect 4.0 score, too. Often called the “First Graduate of Honor,” she was nominated for the Phi Beta Kappa.

She was a part of Delta Delta Sorority during her undergraduate years. She was also a member of the ‘Student Judiciary’ main Court of the University. With this outstanding education experience, all of her careers in the profession were brilliant.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Deborah Norville With Husband Karl Wellner
Deborah Norville With Husband Karl Wellner

In 1987, Deborah Norville tied the knot with Karl Wellner, a wealthy Swedish entrepreneur. They’ve got three kids, Niki, Mikaela, and Kyle. Apart from this, she has not revealed much information regarding her persoanal life.

Is Deborah Norville Lesbian?

Deborah’s long and happy marriage is proof enough that she is straight. She has also shown no evidence of having any sexual interest in females. Thus we must conclude that her sexual orientation is straight.

Professional Career

In Atlanta and Chicago, Norville began her career on local cable networks. From 1998 to 2003, she was a prominent TV player in Hollywood Square. Since 1995 she has hosted the syndicated Inside Edition television program. Before that, she anchored today’s television series on NBC and substituted NBC Nightly News and CTS Evening News on the weekends. Norville was also a CBS magazine TV-series presenter and reporter. She wrote five novels and several children’s books and completely devoted one of her books to knitting.

She featured in 2008 in several newsletters and marketed several anti-aging creams and lotions. She worked on launching the ‘Deborah Collection of Norville’ for knit and yarns with ‘Premier Yarns.’ She was one of the senior executives of the ‘Viacom corporation’ in March 2013.


For NBC News and for the coverage of flooding across the Mississippi River for CBS’s 48 hours, she has received two Emmy Awards for a political movement in Romania.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Deborah Norville in 2024

Deborah Norville Net Worth
Deborah Norville Net Worth

Deborah generated $20 million in her net worth as of 2024. Most of her profits from her work as a TV journalist and entrepreneur have been earned and she is living a healthy and happy life with her family in America.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She likes dogs and, as a pet, has a Labrador.
  • Her attractiveness is also identified. The title ‘Best Newscaster’s Lips’ was honored by ‘Playboy’ in 1987.
  • Deborah became the longest-serving woman anchor on U.S. TV in 2015, after successfully finishing 20 years as the anchor of the program “Inside Edition.”

Deborah Norville has been a fantastic writer, anchor, and journalist, which is reflected through her work. The dignity with which she conducts her work is a lesson that we will all take from her life. By doing excellent work as she always does, she entertains the world.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here