Dec 16, 2004 · Actress Susan Saint James is the wife of Dick Ebersol, chairman of NBC Universal Sports and NBC Olympics. Ebersol was seriously injured when his plane crashed in . Plane crash involving the family of NBC executive Dick Ebersol. Dick Ebersol, president of NBC Sports, former executive producer of "Saturday Night Live," and husband of actress Susan Saint James, survived a crash involving a chartered jet on 28 November 2004. Ebersol, his son Charlie Ebersol, and a crew member, were seriously injured in the crash.
Ebersol is the 2014 recipient of the Paul White Award, the highest award presented by the Radio Television Digital News Association. Personal life. Ebersol was previously married to former Wheel of Fortune hostess Susan Stafford from 1976 to 1981. They had no children. He has been married to actress Susan Saint James since 1981.Born: Duncan Ebersol, July 28, 1947 (age 71), . Actress Susan St. James; her husband, NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol, and their son, Teddy, went to the movies together in New York April 23, 2004.Author: CBS News.