Fast Facts

  • Was a wrestler in high school.
  • Worked for the presidential campaign of Arkansas governor Bill Clinton in 1991; served as Clinton's senior adviser until resigning in 1996.
  • Played himself in the Academy Award-nominated documentary The War Room (1993), a behind-the-scenes look at the 1992 Clinton presidential campaign.
  • In 1999, published the memoir All Too Human: A Political Education, which chronicled his five years working with the Clinton administration.
  • Named cohost of Good Morning America in December 2009.
  • Founding member of the Next Generation Initiative, a nonprofit foundation that helps students develop real-world skills and experiences.


  • Alexandra Wentworth — Wife
  • Andrew Stephanopoulos — Brother
  • Elliott Anastasia Stephanopoulos — Daughter
  • Nickolitsa Gloria Stephanopoulos — Mother
  • Stacy Stephanopoulos — Sister
  • Robert George Stephanopoulos — Father
  • Harper Andrea Stephanopoulos — Daughter
  • Marguarite Stephanopoulos — Sister


  • Columbia University, New York, NY (BA in Political Science, 1982)
  • University of Oxford, Balliol College, Oxford, England (MA in Theology)