Bill Geddie Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Mar, 2017
Facts of Bill Geddie
Date of Birth: 1955 , July-17
Age: 64 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Bill Geddie
Birth Name William Fredrick Geddie
Nick Name "Bill"
Birth Place/City San Antonio,
Ethnicity White
Profession Television producer
Working For KOCO-TV
Net Worth $8 million
Married Yes
Married to Barbara Geddie (m. 1979)
Education University of Texas at Austin
Awards : Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Entertainment, More
Movies The View, Unforgettable
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Early Life and Education

Bill Geddie was born on 17th of July, 1955 in San Antonio, Texas, United States of America. He was born to his natural parents and his parents raised him up with great compassion and care. He was very active and enthusiastic since his childhood.

Bill Geddie attended the University of Texas and graduated from there in 1977, majoring in communications/ film.

Career and path

 After his graduation, he started out buffing the floors at KOCO-TV. He was very active and dedicated employee during his tenure. For his outstanding work, Bill Geddie received six Emmy Award nominations.

 For his work as executive producer of The View, Bill Geddie won a Daytime Emmy Award in the Outstanding Talk Show category in 2003. But, his role on the show has been questioned at times. He acknowledges that he is frequently featured on the show during his interview with the Broadcasting & Cable. 

Bill Geddie is also a screenwriter. He writes scripts during his spare time. He wrote the script for Unforgettable. Unforgettable is a movie starring Linda Fiorentino and Ray Liotta. He has scored ten Daytime Emmy nominations till date.

On 23rd of June, 2012, Bill Geddie was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 39th Daytime Emmy Awards for his contributions as producer, writer, and director for more than thirty years. Bill Geddie has had well-documented disagreements, with former hosts Star JonesRosie O'Donnell, and guest host Kathy Griffin.

Bill Geddie was stated as the icon in the television industry by the chairman of NATAS, Malachy Wienges. He is a partner with Barbara Walters in BarWall Productions. He is responsible for co-producing popular American TV shows like The 10 Most Fascinating People and The Barbara Walters Special.

Marriage and personal life

Bill Geddie might have a girlfriend before getting married but his past affair is a secret. Currently, he is married to Barbara Geddie. Bill and Barbara got married in 1979. The couple has two daughters. Bill is living a happy life with his family in California. He has not been found having any extra-marital affair after his marriage. 

Fact, bio, and height

Bill Geddie stands tall and smart with a medium height. He has a charismatic personality. His net worth is estimated to be $8 million accumulated from his hard work as a television producer. He must have a high salary but the exact figure regarding his salary is yet to be found. 

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