More news surrounding Matt Lauer and this time it involves Anderson Cooper. Reports have surfaced that NBC recently approached Cooper about taking over for Lauer but Cooper balked at the offer once he learned that Lauer knew nothing of the talks. AC assumed Lauer had given his blessing for Cooper to take over in 2014.
Well, this is interesting, as more rumors swirl around The Today Show, NBC Universal, and Matt Lauer, a new report claims that Lauer almost left for ABC when it was reported that Ryan Seacrest may have been brought in to replace him! Click the pic to read more!
Is Matt Lauer on vacation or in trouble? Matt is currently with his family in Vail, Colorado. A seemingly normal fact until you realize its “sweeps week” (when TV show pitch advertisers to get sponsorship money) and Robin Roberts just made a return to Good Morning America. One would think The Today Show would want top gun Lauer present for both events.
Chelsea Handler is late night’s bad girl and she rarely holds back when it comes to a good joke. However, after a recent joke at Matt Lauer’s expense, parent company Comcast sent Chelsea’s staff a warning to “lay off” Lauer and Curry jokes.