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 Maria Shriver returning to The Today Show? Probably not. But rumors are flying that NBC would like to sign her to a regular reporting gig. However, Maria seems to have no interest in a regular gig. Perhaps the occasional special report.