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Friday
Jun292012

Report: Savannah Guthrie to Be Named New "Today" Anchor Friday

Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Savannah Guthrie will replace Ann Curry on NBC’s Today show Friday morning, according to TMZ.  She will be anchoring with Matt Lauer, and they will most likely announce that she has joined the morning team in Curry's place.

Lauer is scheduled to be on vacation all next week for the holiday, and the network reportedly wants to make the announcement while he’s still there to show a united front.  

Curry said goodbye on Thursday.  She will now serve as a natinoal news correspondent for NBC News.

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Wednesday
Jun272012

Report: Savannah Guthrie Formally Offered Ann Curry's "Today" Spot

Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- NBC appears to be one step closer to replacing Ann Curry on the Today show.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Savannah Guthrie has formally been offered Curry's current position as co-anchor of Today alongside Matt Lauer.  Guthrie co-anchors the third hour of Today.

The Hollywood Reporter also notes that NBC executives are close to giving Curry a "substantial" role within their news organization.  The trade paper denies a TMZ.com report that Curry is trying to negotiate a departure from the network.

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