Today (American TV program)

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Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news and talk morning television show that airs on NBC.wikipedia
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It has spawned several other shows of a similar type, including ABC's Good Morning America, and CBS' now-defunct The Early Show.
The Early Show, like many of its predecessors, traditionally placed third in the ratings, behind NBC's Today and ABC's Good Morning America.

Hoda Kotb

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On Mondays The Hoda Show with Hoda Kotb is broadcast exclusive on the Today Show Radio channel. During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) and Hoda Kotb (2018–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Craig Melvin (news anchor; 2018–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
She is a main co-anchor of the NBC News morning show Today and co-host of its entertainment-focused fourth hour.

Al Roker

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On Tuesdays Off the Rails with Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer and Sheinelle Jones airs at 1:00p.m. (Eastern). During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) and Hoda Kotb (2018–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Craig Melvin (news anchor; 2018–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
He is the current weather anchor on NBC's Today.

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In other countries, the format was copied – most notably in the United Kingdom with the BBC's Breakfast Time and TV-am's Good Morning Britain, and in Canada with Canada AM on CTV.
Ray Peters, the head of Vancouver's CTV affiliate CHAN-TV, had been an avid viewer of NBC's Today Show, and lobbied CTV to reinstate a morning program in order to compete with the American networks.

Good Morning America

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Todays dominance was virtually unchallenged by the other networks until the late 1980s, when it was overtaken by ABC's Good Morning America.
GMA generally placed second in the ratings, behind NBC's Today from 1995 to 2012.

Sheinelle Jones

On Tuesdays Off the Rails with Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer and Sheinelle Jones airs at 1:00p.m. (Eastern).
She is a co-anchor of the Saturday editions of Weekend Today, a co-host of the third hour of Today weekdays, and a correspondent for all platforms of NBC News.

Katie Couric

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After the departure of Katie Couric and while a new set was readied (during the summer of 2006), the program was broadcast from a temporary outdoor studio in Rockefeller Plaza, the same set that NBC used at the Olympic Games since 2004.
Some of her most important notable roles include co-host of Today, anchor of the CBS Evening News, and correspondent for 60 Minutes.

American Broadcasting Company

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It has spawned several other shows of a similar type, including ABC's Good Morning America, and CBS' now-defunct The Early Show. Todays dominance was virtually unchallenged by the other networks until the late 1980s, when it was overtaken by ABC's Good Morning America.
In 1974, ABC premiered the police series S.W.A.T. That same year, the network made the decision to compete with NBC's morning news-talk program Today.

NBC News

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In some instances, when an NBC News Special Report of breaking news occurs during the Today timeslot, the show's anchors will assume hosting responsibilities and the show will go live across all time zones until such time when the Special Report segment finishes.
In February 2017, Today Show producer and executive Noah Oppenheim was named president of NBC News.

NBC Nightly News

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The channel also simulcasts NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt at 6:30p.m. (Eastern) The Today Show Radio service is not currently available on SiriusXM's sister service in Canada and Channel 108 is locked out for Canadian subscribers. She also began substituting for Tom Brokaw on NBC Nightly News.
With network executives perceiving the instability of this arrangement as a factor in Nightly News losing audience share to the CBS Evening News, NBC discontinued the rotation arrangement, and McGee eventually took over for Hugh Downs as host of Today.

Dylan Dreyer

On Tuesdays Off the Rails with Al Roker, Dylan Dreyer and Sheinelle Jones airs at 1:00p.m. (Eastern).
Dreyer frequently appears on Today on weekdays as a weather correspondent and as a fill-in for Al Roker and Carson Daly.

Savannah Guthrie

During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) and Hoda Kotb (2018–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Craig Melvin (news anchor; 2018–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
She is a main co-anchor of the NBC News morning show Today, a position she has held since July 2012.

Jenna Bush Hager

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During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) and Hoda Kotb (2018–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Craig Melvin (news anchor; 2018–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
She is currently the co-host of Today with Hoda & Jenna, the fourth hour of NBC's morning news program Today.

Dave Garroway

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Today was the first program of its genre when it premiered with original host Dave Garroway.
He was the founding host and anchor of NBC's Today from 1952 to 1961.

Barbara Walters

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Walters has hosted a variety of television programs, including Today, The View, 20/20, and the ABC Evening News.

Natalie Morales (journalist)

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During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) and Hoda Kotb (2018–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Craig Melvin (news anchor; 2018–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
She is the Today Show West Coast anchor and appears on other programs including Dateline NBC and NBC Nightly News.

Hugh Downs

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He is perhaps best known for his roles as co-host of the NBC News program Today from 1962–71, host of the Concentration game show from 1958–69, and anchor of the ABC News magazine 20/20 from 1978–99.

Tom Brokaw

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She also began substituting for Tom Brokaw on NBC Nightly News.
He is the only person to have hosted all three major NBC News programs: The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, and, briefly, Meet the Press.

Peter Alexander (journalist)

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Saturday editions are anchored by Jones, Dreyer, and Peter Alexander, Willie Geist anchors on Sunday.
In October 2018, he was named co-anchor of Today on its Saturday editions.

Jim Hartz

He became best known to a national audience for a two-year position as the co-host of the Today Show, along with Barbara Walters.

Matt Lauer

2 status behind GMA from the summer of 2012 until it regained the lead in the aftermath of anchor Matt Lauer's departure in November 2017.
He was the co-host of NBC's Today show from 1997 to 2017, and a contributor for Dateline NBC.

Dateline NBC

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A mock set was set up in Datelines studio, which was also used during inclement weather.
When Today moved to its current facility, NBC Studio 1A, in 1994, Dateline took over Studio 3B and received its own brand-new dedicated set.

MSNBC

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The program also used a temporary outdoor set at 30 Rock, and MSNBC's Countdown with Keith Olbermann (which joined at Studio 1A in 30 Rock on October 22, 2007).
NBC News senior vice president Phil Griffin would oversee MSNBC, while continuing to oversee NBC News’ Today program, with Abrams reporting to Griffin.

Early Today

The graphics were also overhauled with introduction of the new set (a slightly modified version of this package and the revised logo debuted on Early Today that November, further integrating the early-morning news program's branding with Today).
As of July 31, 2017, the program is broadcast live at 3:00 a.m. Eastern Time (airing in the earlier timeslot to accommodate NBC stations that start their local morning newscasts at 4:00 a.m.), and is transmitted in a continuous half-hour tape delayed loop until 10:00 a.m. Eastern, when Today begins in the Pacific Time Zone.

Bryant Gumbel

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In 1989, Bryant Gumbel wrote a memo to the program's then-executive producer Marty Ryan, which was critical of other Today personalities, and was leaked to the press.
Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948) is an American television journalist and sportscaster, best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC's Today.