Are Matt Lauer and Meredith Vieira leaving the Today Show? The rumors are all over the internet, and NBC has even released a statement regarding Matt Lauer,
“There seems to be an awful lot of speculation around news anchors these days, and it’s not our practice to comment on any of it. Matt Lauer has a long term contract with NBC News and Today.”
According to Entertainment Tonight, Lauer has already notified his NBC bosses that he plans to leave the show he’s hosted since 1997 when his contract expires on Dec. 31, 2012.
As for Meredith Vieira, her contract is up in September and she is rumored to want to spend more time with her husband who is sick.
What do you think – are both Matt and Meredith leaving the Today Show?? Maybe Katie Couric can come back and replace them??