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Doug Llewelyn Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce, Family, Net Worth, Height

Date: 26 Jul, 2017

Doug Llewelyn Wiki, Married, Wife, Divorce, Family, Net Worth, Height

Quick Information

Date of Birth 1938 December
Nationality American
Profession TV Host
Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Dale Waterston
Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
Gay/Lesbain No
Ethnicity White
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Children/Kids Two Children
Height N/A
Education University of South Carolina
Siblings N/A

American television star, Doug Llewelyn is widely known as the host of television’s classic version of the hit courtroom series The People’s Court. Before being a host, he worked as a news correspondent for the television broadcasting company CBS.

Although he has a transparent, professional life, Doug is keen to keep his personal life private.

Family Life, Daughter Lynn Penny Is Director 

Doug is a married man. However, he has not yet disclosed the name or any other details of his wife.  Moreover, he has kept the details of his marriage, and family life concealed and rarely talks about it in public.

Since his personal life and married life is kept a secret, there are no rumors about him being divorced or being in an extramarital affair as well. 

Nevertheless, it is a known fact that he has a daughter named Lynn Penny, who is the director of development of the Flat Rock Playhouse.

Doug is blessed with two granddaughters, named Clancy and Samantha Penny, from Lynn’s marriage. his granddaughters, Clancy and Samantha Penny starred in the Flat Rock Playhouse production, Les Miserable.

Doug's Bio: Family Belongs To Medical Sides

Doug Llewelyn was born on 26 November 1938 in Baltimore, Maryland, the United States. His full name is Douglas Steele Llewelyn Jr… He stands tall with an impressive height of six feet and two inches. 

Doug was born in a prosperous family, where medicine was the family business. Their family business dates back to his grandfather, who was a doctor himself. His father was also a doctor, who worked in Lancaster, S while his mother was a nurse.  

He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1960 and prepared for his journey to New York.

From his time as a teenager, he was attracted to the media industry. He first worked in a local radio station.

Afterward, he went to New York and worked as a page for Perry Como on NBC. He served for NBC and CBS, and also as a radio reporter for the Armed Forces Radio Service for eight consecutive years.

Eventually, he worked as a reporter after his time in New York. He traveled to San Juan, Puerto Rico, and Washington D.C. Later, he made his way to Los Angeles, where he became a household name and a recognizable face.

Doug Llewelyn during the interview for The People's Court (Photo: houstonchronicle.com)

Doug landed the job as the court reporter on The People’s Court in 1981 and remained in the show until 1994. Doug, with thirteen years of experience in the reality show, he created the favorite show, Judge Judy, the following year. His established television show is still on television.

As of now, Doug has an estimated net worth that dwells over $3 million.