Ted Koppel

Editorial Department, Producer, Writer

Editorial Department, Producer, Writer


Ted Koppel was born on February 8, 1940 in Lancashire, England as Edward James Martin Koppel. He is known for his work on Koppel on Discovery (2006), ABC News Nightline (1980) and CBS News Sunday Morning (1979). He has been married to Grace Anne Koppel since May 17, 1963. They have four children.
Birth date
1940-02-08
Awards
16 wins & 19 nominations.
Height
5' 4" (1.63 m)

Known For


Koppel on Discovery
Koppel on Discovery
Producer (2006-2008)
ABC News Nightline
ABC News Nightline
Editorial Department (1980-2005)
CBS News Sunday Morning
CBS News Sunday Morning
Self / Self - Sunday Morning Senior Contributor / Self - CBS News Contributor / Self (segment "The Q") / Special Contributor / segment "Band of Brothers" (2015-2021)
Nightline Up Close
Nightline Up Close
Editorial Department (2003)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Editorial departmentPetra: A Quest for Hope
(TV Movie documentary) (managing editor)
2006
Editorial departmentNightline Up Close
(TV Series) (managing editor - 1 episode) - Elie Wiesel (2003) ... (managing editor)
2003
Editorial departmentABC News Nightline
(TV Series) (managing editor - 1 episode) - Rescue: Tragedy on Mount Hood (2002) ... (managing editor)
2002
Editorial departmentFrontline
(TV Series documentary) (managing editor - 1 episode) - The Clinton Years (2001) ... (managing editor)
2001
RoleTitleYear
ProducerKoppel on Discovery
(TV Series) (executive producer)
2006
ProducerABC News Nightline
(TV Series) (managing editor - 1 episode) - The Making of a Summit (1994) ... (managing editor)
1994
ProducerThe 21st Century: World Without Walls?
(TV Special) (executive producer)
1990
RoleTitleYear
WriterRomania: Death of a Dictator
(TV Movie documentary)
1990
Writer45/85
(TV Movie documentary)
1985
RoleTitleYear
DirectorRomania: Death of a Dictator
(TV Movie documentary)
1990
RoleTitleYear
ThanksFrontline
(TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode) - Pop (1999) ... (special thanks)
1999
RoleTitleYear
SelfCBS News Sunday Morning
(TV Series) Self / Self - Sunday Morning Senior Contributor / Self - CBS News Contributor / ... - Episode #43.8 (2021) ... Self - Sunday Morning Senior Contributor - Episode #43.4 (2021) ... Self - Sunday Morning Senior Contributor - Episode #43.1 (2021) ... Self - Episode #42.50 (2020) ... Self - 09-27-2020 (2020) ... Self Show all 18 episodes
2015-2021
SelfTelevision Event
(Documentary)
2020
SelfTrump A.C./D.C.
(Documentary short) Self
2020
SelfDesert One
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfWho Is America?
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfHesburgh
(Documentary) Self
2018
SelfCBS This Morning
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 November 2017 (2017) ... Self - Gov. Chris Christie/Ted Koppel/Darlene Love & Steven Van Zandt (2015) ... Self
2015-2017
SelfJay Leno's Garage
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Next Generation (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfTavis Smiley
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 May 2017 (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfMeet the Press
(TV Series) Self / Self - Panelist / Self - Special Correspondent / ... - Episode dated 13 December 2015 (2015) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 11 August 2013 (2013) ... Self - Special Correspondent - Episode dated 11 December 2011 (2011) ... Self - NBC Special Correspondent - Episode dated 27 March 2011 (2011) ... Self - Contributing Analys, BBC - Episode dated 12 October 2008 (2008) ... Self Show all 7 episodes
2005-2015
SelfThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert
(TV Series) Self - Sylvester Stallone/Ted Koppel/My Morning Jacket (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfThe Daily Show
(TV Series) Self - Ted Koppell (2015) ... Self - Ted Koppel (2008) ... Self - Ted Koppel (2007) ... Self - Brian Williams (2007) ... Self - Michael Barone (2007) ... Self Show all 9 episodes
2002-2015
SelfHerblock: The Black & the White
(Documentary) Self
2013
SelfThe Factor
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 September 2012 (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfRock Center with Brian Williams
(TV Series) Self - Special Correspondent - Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Self - Special Correspondent
2011
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 December 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfKoppel/Langella: One on One
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfThe Rachel Maddow Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 1 December 2010 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfU.S. 2010
(TV Special) Self - Contributing Analyst
2010
SelfRedemption of the Welfare Queen
(Documentary) Self (voice)
2009
SelfUS Election Night
(TV Special) Self
2008
SelfKoppel on Discovery
(TV Series) Self - Host / Self - The Last Lynching (2008) ... Self - Host - People's Republic of Capitalism (2008) ... Self - Host - Breaking Point (2007) ... Self - Host - Living with Cancer (2007) ... Self - Iran: The Most Dangerous Nation (2006) ... Self - Host
2006-2008
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest / Self - Episode dated 10 October 2008 (2008) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 9 July 2008 (2008) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 7 September 2006 (2006) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 21 November 2005 (2005) ... Self - Episode dated 31 October 2000 (2000) ... Self - Guest Show all 11 episodes
1996-2008
SelfIFC News: 2008 Uncut
(TV Series) Self - Conventional Wisdom (2008) ... Self
2008
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Episode #15.93 (2008) ... Self - Episode #14.219 (2007) ... Self - Episode #14.111 (2007) ... Self
2007-2008
SelfA Tribute to Tim Russert: Newhouse Mirror Awards
(Video short) Self
2008
SelfLarry King Live
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 June 2008 (2008) ... Self - Episode dated 7 November 2005 (2005) ... Self - Episode dated 20 September 2005 (2005) ... Self - April 1, 1994: Kermit the Frog as Guest Host (1994) ... Self
1994-2008
SelfLive with Kelly and Ryan
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 October 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfBBC World News America
(TV Series) Self - Special Correspondent
2007
SelfThe View
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 15 June 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfThat's the Way It Is: Celebrating Cronkite at 90
(TV Movie documentary)
2007
SelfFrontline
(TV Series documentary) Self - News War: What's Happening with the News - Part 3 (2007) ... Self - The O.J. Verdict (2005) ... Self - The Clinton Years (2001) ... Self
2001-2007
SelfThe Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...
(TV Series) Self - Tommie Smith & John Carlos for Their Black Power Salute (2007) ... Self
2007
SelfSquare Off
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.18 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfPetra: A Quest for Hope
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Host
2006
SelfVasila's Heart
(TV Short) Self - Host
2005
SelfThe 100 Most Unexpected TV Moments
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self
2005
SelfLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 November 2005 (2005) ... Self - Episode dated 26 July 1999 (1999) ... Self - Episode dated 8 November 1996 (1996) ... Self - Episode dated 5 April 1994 (1994) ... Self
1994-2005
SelfPrimetime
(TV Series documentary) Self - Anchor / Self - Host, Nightline (segment "American Hostages") - Moment of Crisis: System Failure (2005) ... Self - Anchor - The Plane Truth/American Hostages/Roseanne Barr/Nora Ephron (1989) ... Self - Host, Nightline (segment "American Hostages")
1989-2005
SelfABC News Nightline
(TV Series) Self - Anchor / Self - Host / Self - Rescuing Rose (2005) ... Self - Anchor - Episode dated 28 July 2005 (2005) ... Self - Anchor - Fox 2/5 (2003) ... Self - Anchor - Matt Haimovitz (2002) ... Self - Anchor - Road Warriors: The UN Inspectors (2002) ... Self - Anchor Show all 25 episodes
1980-2005
SelfPeter Jennings: Reporter
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfHardball with Chris Matthews
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 8 August 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfHow's Your News?: On the Campaign Trail
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2004
SelfEnough Rope with Andrew Denton
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.17 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfWithout Fear or Favor: The Best in Broadcast Journalism
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfABC World News Tonight with David Muir
(TV Series) Self - Reporter - Episode dated 12 January 2004 (2004) ... Self - Reporter
2004
SelfDeadline Iraq: Uncensored Stories of the War
(Documentary) Self - Anchor, ABC
2003
SelfTurning Point: War with Iraq
(TV Special) Self - Correspondent
2003
Self20/20
(TV Series documentary) Self - Correspondent - War with Iraq (2003) ... Self - Correspondent
2003
SelfJimmy Kimmel Live!
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.1 (2003) ... Self (uncredited)
2003
SelfNightline Up Close
(TV Series) Self - Host - Elie Wiesel (2003) ... Self - Host
2003
SelfTelevision in America: An Autobiography
(TV Series documentary) Self
2002
SelfTV Guide's 50 Best Shows of All Time: A 50th Anniversary Celebration
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfInside Base Camp
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Ted Koppel (2001) ... Self - Guest
2001
SelfBreaking the News
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2001
SelfGoldrush-Dot-Com
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Host / Narrator
2001
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self - Episode #9.24 (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfThe Oprah Winfrey Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 30 April 2000 (2000) ... Self (as Ted Koppell) - Episode dated 13 March 2000 (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfESPN SportsCentury
(TV Series documentary) Self - Earvin 'Magic' Johnson (1999) ... Self
1999
SelfABC News Nightline in Primetime: Brave New World
(TV Series)
1998
SelfCrime and Punishment
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Host
1998
SelfABC News Nightline: Betting Without Borders
(TV Series) Self
1998
SelfFrank Capra's American Dream
(TV Movie documentary) Self (voice)
1997
SelfGreat Performances
(TV Series) Self - The World of Jim Henson (1994) ... Self
1994
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfLate Night with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 January 1993 (1993) ... Self - Episode dated 28 January 1985 (1985) ... Self
1985-1993
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Ted Koppel/James Woods/Stevie Wonder (1992) ... Self - Guest
1992
SelfUp Close Primetime
(TV Series) Self - Host
1991
SelfThis Reporter
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Self - Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Self - Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfMemory & Imagination: New Pathways to the Library of Congress
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1990
SelfThe 42nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1990
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Edward R. Murrow: This Reporter (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfThe 21st Century: World Without Walls?
(TV Special) Self - Moderator
1990
SelfRomania: Death of a Dictator
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1990
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 13 September 1989 (1989) ... Self - Episode dated 18 September 1985 (1985) ... Self
1985-1989
SelfThe World Is Watching
(Documentary) Self - Reporter
1988
SelfLiberty Weekend
(TV Special documentary) Self - Host
1986
Self45/85
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1985
SelfABC Notebook
(TV Series) Self - Host
1985
SelfTo Save Our Schools, to Save Our Children
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Host of call-in questions by viewers
1984
SelfABC News: The Crisis Game
(TV Movie documentary) Host
1983
SelfAmerica Held Hostage
(TV Series) Self - Host (1979-1980)
1979
SelfDinner at Howard K. Smith's
(TV Special) Self
1970
SelfUS Presidential Elections
(TV Series) Self - Analyst
1928
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThis Is a Robbery: The World's Greatest Art Heist
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Host, Nightline - They Looked Like Cops (2021) ... Self - Host, Nightline
2021
Archive footage20/20
(TV Series documentary) Self - Anchor, Nightline - John Lennon: His Life, Legacy, Last Days (2020) ... Self - Anchor, Nightline
2020
Archive footageZappa
(Documentary) Self
2020
Archive footageThe People vs. Agent Orange
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2020
Archive footageThe Preppy Murder: Death in Central Park
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The Trial of the Decade (2019) ... Self (uncredited) - Rough Sex (2019) ... Self (uncredited) - Woman Down in Central Park (2019) ... Self (uncredited)
2019
Archive footageCola Wars
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageCircus of Books
(Documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageRecorder: The Marion Stokes Project
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2019
Archive footageTucker Carlson Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 19 March 2019 (2019) ... Self
2019
Archive footageReversing Roe
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2018
Archive footageThe 2000s
(TV Series documentary) Self - ABC News / Self - Nightline - I Want My MP3 (2018) ... Self - Nightline - Quagmire: Bush's Second Term (2018) ... Self - ABC News - Mission Accomplished (2018) ... Self - ABC News
2018
Archive footageNaila and the Uprising
(Documentary) Self
2017
Archive footageLeah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Rise of David Miscavige (2017) ... Self
2017
Archive footageManhunt
(TV Series) Self - Publish or Perish (2017) ... Self (uncredited)
2017
Archive footageThe Nineties
(TV Series documentary) Self - ABC News / Self - Nightline / Self - 20 / ... - Terrorism Hits Home (2017) ... Self - ABC News - New World Order (2017) ... Self - ABC News - Can We All Get Along? (2017) ... Self - Nightline - Clinton: The Comeback Kid (2017) ... Self - 20 / 20
2017
Archive footageLA 92
(Documentary) Self
2017
Archive footageMedia Buzz
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 2 April 2017 (2017) ... Self
2017
Archive footageThe Timeline
(TV Series documentary) Self - September 11th (2016) ... Self (uncredited)
2016
Archive footageThe Eighties
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - ABC News / Self - Nightline - The Fight Against AIDS (2016) ... Self - ABC News - Video Killed the Radio Star (2016) ... Self - Nightline - Greed Is Good (2016) ... Self - ABC News - Tear Down This Wall (2016) ... Self - ABC News - Raised on Television (2016) ... Self - ABC News
2016
Archive footageBobby Sands: 66 Days
(Documentary) Self
2016
Archive footageChallenger Disaster: Lost Tapes
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
2016
Archive footageO.J.: Made in America
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2016
Archive footageTraficant: The Congressman of Crimetown
(Documentary) Self
2015
Archive footageMy Scientology Movie
(Documentary) Self - Interviewer
2015
Archive footageFrontline
(TV Series documentary) Self - US Journalist - My Brother's Bomber Part 1 (2015) ... Self - US Journalist
2015
Archive footageThe Seventies
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - ABC News - Terror at Home and Abroad (2015) ... Self - ABC News - The State of the Union Is Not Good (2015) ... Self - ABC News - Crimes & Cults (2015) ... Self - ABC News
2015
Archive footageSteve Jobs: The Man in the Machine
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2015
Archive footageRetro Report
(TV Series) Self - McMartin Preschool: Anatomy of a Panic (2014) ... Self
2014
Archive footageThe Factor
(TV Series) Self - The Factor's Most Interesting 2 (2013) ... Self - The Factor Goes Hollywood (2012) ... Self
2012-2013
Archive footageThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Masters of the Universe (2013) ... Self
2013
Archive footageAssignment: China - The Week that Changed the World
(Video documentary) Self
2012
Archive footageEthos
(Documentary) Self - Nightline Host
2011/I
Archive footageReagan
(Documentary) Self - ABC News
2011
Archive footage30 for 30
(TV Series documentary) Self - Tim Richmond: To the Limit (2010) ... Self
2010
Archive footageCall It Democracy
(Documentary) Self - ABC News
2005
Archive footageFahrenheit 9/11
(Documentary) Self (uncredited)
2004
Archive footageLive from Baghdad
(TV Movie) Self (uncredited)
2002
Archive footagePink Floyd The Wall Redux
Self (uncredited)
2002
Archive footageParadise Lost 2: Revelations
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Newscaster
2000
Archive footageSpin
(Documentary) Self
1995
Archive footageBeyond 'JFK': The Question of Conspiracy
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
1992
Archive footageThe Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
1990
Archive footageDark Days at the White House: The Watergate Scandal and the Resignation of President Richard M. Nixon
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1989
Archive footageRoger & Me
(Documentary) Self
1989
Archive footageKoyaanisqatsi
(Documentary) Self - On TV (uncredited)
1982