Free Market Evaluation - Send us your resume and we will give you free feedback
University of New Mexico Law School Reveals Higher Employment Rates
University of New Mexico Law School Reveals Higher Employment Rates
Tentative Settlement Reached with Uber for Family of Killed Girl
Tentative Settlement Reached with Uber for Family of Killed Girl
Washington, D.C. Attorney Arrested for Child Porn Allegations
Washington, D.C. Attorney Arrested for Child Porn Allegations
DaVita Agrees to $450 Million Settlement for Overcharging Government
DaVita Agrees to $450 Million Settlement for Overcharging Government
Legal Job Listings
Download PDF

Matt Lauer Could be Nearing End at ‘Today’ View Count: 82

On Wednesday, rumors began to swirl that Matt Lauer would be succeeded by Anderson Cooper as host of “Today,” according to The New York Times. The rumors were saying that an NBC executive called the CNN star to gauge his interest in co-hosting the NBC program. The network then made the following statement: “We are not considering replacing Matt Lauer.”

Lauer is under contract for a reported $25 million per year until the end of 2014. Rumors also arose last week that Lauer forced Ann Curry from her job on the show. Those rumors have hurt Lauer’s reputation some recently. The reported call to Cooper was to find out if he would join NBC later this year. His contract at CNN ends in the fall.

An executive of the network’s news division, released a statement anonymously, saying, “NBC News has many exploratory talks with talent inside and outside of the network, but to read anything specific into that is presumptuous. We are confident in our anchor team and are focused on producing great morning TV.”

What

 job title, keywords

Where

 city, state, zip



Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




It is not known who made the phone call to Cooper from NBC or its parent company, Comcast. The NBC news division is operating without a president right now. The chairwoman of NBCUniversal News Group, Patricia Fili-Krushel, oversees the news division. She used to work for Time Warner, which is the parent company of CNN.

Matt Lauer Could be Nearing End at 'Today' by

Tagged: , , , , ,

Posted by on March 28, 2013. Filed under Home. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Assistant General Counsel
USA-MO-Saint Louis
Title: Assistant General Counsel   Employer: American Association of Orthodontists Location: St. Louis Compensation: Salary Travel Requirements: Moderate; domestic. Contact: Sen...


Apply now

Related Posts: