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Katie Couric and her boyfriend, entrepreneur Brooks Perlin, have called it quits after five years together, a rep for Couric confirms to PEOPLE.
The couple were “at different stages in their careers,” says a friend of Couric’s, who adds, “the split was inevitable.” Couric, 54, and Perlin, 37, met at a 2006 fundraising event for cancer research.
PHOTOS: Biggest star splits of 2011 Perlin, 37, is in the process of moving out of Couric's Upper East Side townhome in New York City.
She reports that she was "stunned" when the financier proposed but has made no secret of her excitement. Katie, who lost her first husband Jay Monohan to colon cancer 15 years ago when he was just 42, was open about her hopes to remarry one day.
It would have been so easy for her to give up and say the time in her life for romance is over, but she didn't let that happen.
May 9, 2013. "He's six younger than I am," says Couric, who has dated younger men in the past including trumpeter Chris Botti 5 years younger and entrepreneur Brooks Perlin 17 years her junior. "But hey, I've got a lot of energy, you know. I need someone who can keep up with me!" She offers that her mom "really.… continue reading »
Dec 13, 2011. Katie Couric's much-discussed relationship with Brooks Perlin, an entrepreneur 17 years her junior, has come to an end. Couric, who is 54, had been dating Perlin, 37, since the two met at a cancer research fundraising event in 2006. Couric stepped down from the "CBS Evening News" anchor desk in May.… continue reading »
Feb 1, 2011. At the beginning of their affair, Katie Couric gossip-mongers thought her relationship with hedge-funder Brooks Perlin might not last because of their 17-year age gap. They first met about a month after Katie made her CBS debut, at a cancer fund-raiser in Manhattan, and they've been going strong for four.… continue reading »
Dec 13, 2011. Katie Couric and her boyfriend, entrepreneur Brooks Perlin, have called it quits after five years together, a rep for Couric. will begin next September, told PEOPLE her relationship with Perlin was "complicated," and that much had been made of the fact that she was dating someone 17 years her junior.… continue reading »
Apr 20, 2007. After six months of dating 33-year-old entrepreneur Brooks Perlin, Katie Couric, 50, isn't worried about the younger-man thing, PEOPLE reports in its latest issue. “The age difference scared her off at first,” says a friend of the CBS Evening News anchor, who agreed to have dinner with Perlin a few weeks.… continue reading »