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Gayle King

Biography

Radio sponsor and CBS tv personality who initial became known on her behalf companionship with Oprah Winfrey. In 1976, she gained levels in sociology and mindset from the University or college of Maryland. She actually is an anchor of CBS TODAY alongside Charlie Rose and Norah O’Donnell. She was wedded to William Bumpus from 1982 until 1993. She once was an editor-at-large for greatest friend Oprah Winfrey’s publication.

Quick Facts


Full Name Gayle King
Date Of Birth December 28, 1954
Place Of Birth Chevy Chase, MD
Height 1.78 m
Profession Radio Host
Education University of Maryland, College Park
Nationality American
Spouse William Bumpus
Children Kirby Bumpus, William Bumpus Jr.
Parents Scott King, Peggy King
Nominations Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program
TV Shows The Oprah Winfrey Show, CBS This Morning, Charlie Rose, The Gayle King Show
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Her daughter, Kirby Lynette King Bumpus, graduated in 2008 from Stanford with a double major in Human Biology and Psychology. Kirby's godmother, Oprah Winfrey, was the commencement speaker.
2Was a news anchor for WFSB Eyewitness News out of Hartford, Connecticut
3Often jokes about her size-10 feet, which are the same size as those of her best friend, Oprah Winfrey.
4Has the enviable distinction of being Oprah Winfrey's closest friend


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Boss2016Gayle King
Saturday Night Live2015TV SeriesGayle King
Being Mary Jane2015TV SeriesGayle King
30 Rock2012TV SeriesGayle King
The Manchurian Candidate2004Media Icon
A Little Bit of Lipstick2000Entertainment Reporter
The Color Purple1985Church-goer (uncredited)

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Oprah Goes to Broadway: The Color Purple2015Herself
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
The Talk2011-2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Guest
The Insider2014-2015TV SeriesHerself
Countdown to the Hollywood Film Awards2014TV SpecialHerself - Host
The Meredith Vieira Show2014TV SeriesHerself
Beyond the Lights2014Herself
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHerself
The View2006-2014TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Co-Host
The Crazy Ones2014TV SeriesHerself
45th NAACP Image Awards2014TV Movie documentaryHerself
Piers Morgan Tonight2011-2014TV SeriesHerself
Project Runway All Stars2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
Larry King Now2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Global Citizen Festival2013TV MovieHerself
Watch What Happens: Live2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
CBS Cares2013TV SeriesHerself
Charlie Rose2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Host
CBS This Morning: Saturday2012TV SeriesHerself - Co-Anchor
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011-2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
The Early Show2012TV SeriesHerself - Host
Late Show with David Letterman2008-2011TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Meets Biff Henderson / Herself - Guest
Ask Oprah's All-Stars2011TV SeriesHerself - Moderator
Good Morning America2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Oprah Winfrey Show2004-2011TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Nate Berkus Show2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Mo'Nique Show2011TV SeriesHerself
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2011TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011TV SeriesHerself
The Gayle King Show2011TV SeriesHerself - Host (2011-)
Oprah's Guide to OWN2011TV MovieHerself
Cake Boss2010TV SeriesHerself - Editor, O Magazine
Larry King Live2007-2009TV SeriesHerself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009TV SeriesHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2004-2008TV Series documentaryHerself
The Big Give2008TV SeriesHerself
Building a Dream: The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
Legends Ball2006TV Movie documentaryHerself
Hot Properties2005TV SeriesHerself
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Quincy Jones2005TV MovieHerself
The Gayle King Show1997TV SeriesHerself
The 21st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards1994TV SpecialHerself
CBS This Morning2012-2016TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess / Herself - Co-Anchor / Herself - Anchor / ...
Patti LaBelle's Place2016TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Harry2016TV SeriesHerself
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2007-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Special Correspondent / Herself - CBS News / ...
Rachael Ray2006-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Mystery Taster

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2008-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Co-Hostess, CBS This Morning / Herself - Editor-in-Chief, O Magazine
Extra2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2014-2015TV Series documentaryHerself - Co-Hostess, CBS This Morning / Herself / Herself - CBS This Morning
Media Buzz2015TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess, CBS This Morning
The Insider2014-2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Co-Hostess, CBS This Morning

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