Cable news pioneer sold remaining stake in Time Warner 2006, retired from company's board. Now focused on philanthropy, real estate, restaurant...
Cable news pioneer sold remaining stake in Time Warner 2006, retired from company's board. Now focused on philanthropy, real estate, restaurant business. Has donated more than $1.5 billion to charity. Recently launched $200 million campaign to fight malaria in Africa through United Nations Foundation; also supports Nuclear Threat Initiative, Turner Endangered Species Fund. Nation's largest individual landowner owns 2 million acres across 12 states and Argentina. Also commands 50,000 bison, nation's largest herd. Ted's Montana Grill serves bison burgers in 18 states, over 50 locations.
Turner has been married and divorced three times: to Judy Nye (1960-64), Jane Shirley Smith (1965-88), and actress Jane Fonda (1991-2001). He has five children.