Matthew Todd Lauer, addressed professionally as Matt Lauer, is a former American television news anchor who was born on December 30, 1957.
From 1997 to 2017, he co-hosted NBC’s Today show and contributed to Dateline NBC.
Following allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior, NBC terminated Matt Lauer‘s contract in November 2017.
From 1998 to 2017, he hosted the yearly Macy’s Thanksgiving DayParade on NBC. Also, he co-hosted the Olympic Games Opening ceremonies.
From 1994 to 1997, he was a news anchor for The Today Show, an anchor for WNBC in New York City, a local talk-show host in various cities (including cohosting different regional versions of PM Magazine), and an entertainment news segment for HBO.
American TV personality
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Matthew Todd Lauer|
|Stage Name:||Matt Lauer|
|Born:||30 December 1957 (age 63 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||New York, New York, United States|
|Parents:||Robert Lauer, Marilyn Lauer|
|Siblings:||April Lauer Stone|
|Wife • Spouse:||Annette Roque (m. 1998–2019), Nancy Alspaugh (m. 1981–1988)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Romy Lauer, Thijs Lauer, Jack Matthew Lauer|
|Net Worth:||US$70 mіllіоn|
Matthew Todd Lauer, who was born on December 30, 1957, in New York, is better known as Matt Lauer.
He was born out of wedlock to Marilyn Lauer and Jay Robert, who divorced later in life.
In 1982, he married Nancy Alspaugh, a television producer. They divorced in 1989, however.
Matt Lauer later married Annette Roque, a Dutch model, in 1998. They have three children, but he was also served with divorce papers in 2018.
He has a sister whose name is April Lauer Stone.
Matt Lauer earned his bachelor’s degree from Scripps College of Communication’s School of Media Arts and Studies.
He had previously left college to pursue his anchoring career. While in West Virginia, he was chosen as a Producer for WOWK TV.
Matt Lauer has also hosted the Thanksgiving Day Parade for the past 19 years and is one of the hosts for the opening ceremonies of various Olympic games. He has also hosted talk shows in different cities and an HBO entertainment news series.
He began working as a professional reporter for evening and night news broadcasts in 1980. In various cities, including New York, he hosted PM Magazine. He also demonstrated his anchoring abilities on Live At Five for a few years.
Thanks to the popular series, Fame, Fortune, and Romance, Matt Lauer was allowed to prove himself on national television. He was the HBO news anchor from 1987 to 1989. He rose to prominence while hosting programs on MSNBC and Discovery.
Аwаrdѕ & Асhіеvеmеntѕ
Matt Leuer was nominated in the category Favorite News Personality for the TV Guide Award in 2000. Also, in 2007, He was nominated for the Online Film & Television Association Award.
However, he has won two News and Documentary Awards out of eight nominations. He has also won five Daytime Awards.
Matt Leuer was married to a Television producer, Nancy Alspaugh from 1982 to 1989. They did not have any children.
Later, in July 1997, he married Dutch model, Annette Roque, whom he met on a blind date. After five months of dating, Lauer proposed to Annette Roque, and the two married on October 3, 1998, in Bridgehampton, New York.
They have three children: a son named Jack Matthew Lauer, a daughter named Romy Lauer, and another son named Thijs Lauer.
In 2006, while Annette Roque was pregnant with Thijs Lauer, she optioned in for divorce following Matt Lauer‘s emotional distress, mental abuse, anxiety, and torment. The couples reconciled weeks after.
After nearly two years of separation, Matt Lauer and Annette Roque divorced on September 7, 2019, due to his 2017 sexual harassment allegations.
Аgе, Неіght, & Wеіght
- Age: 63 years old
- Height: 1.8 m tall
- Weight: 76kg
Matt Lauer had a net worth of more than $70 million in November. This comes from the posting of a couple of several shows.
He has been active in his career since 1979 and has made wealth by several numbers of plays, events and the production of television shows.
Маtt Lаuеr hаѕ аn еѕtіmаtеd nеt wоrth оf mоrе thаn US$70 mіllіоn аѕ оf now.