Lauer's shocking termination from the show happened just one week ago and while his former co-hosts and colleagues were devastated by his firing, the network could be filling in his spot sooner then we think.
NBC has not named a potential replacement for Lauer. But is he going to use his power to be a predator on women?
"Savannah [Guthrie] is devastated", an insider told the magazine.
The alleged friend, however, refused to believe in the allegations against Lauer until there are proven. The network reportedly received a detailed complaint accusing him of sexually harassing a female NBC staffer during the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014, and said it found "reason to believe this may not have been an isolated incident".
According to The New York Times, a former NBC employee said Lauer sexually assaulted her in his office in 2001.
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As for the possibility that Hoda Kotb would replace Lauer, our source says that would be "highly doubtful", as Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford's Today hour is already a huge success, and they wouldn't want to change the dynamic.
"Execs treated it as if Matt had died". "This would be clean slate". "The usual editorial meetings that have about 30 or so people were now 200 people, because execs were addressing the situation with everyone. Wait a minute", Lauer responded.
There are, of course, other options, such as Willie Geist, who often serves as a fill-in anchor on the show.
Vieira didn't remember the segment but sex therapist Dr. Laura Berman recently revealed that he was telling the truth.
"We are heartbroken", Guthrie said Wednesday. "He asked me about sexual aids and devices". "A condition of the consent granted to Orange Lakes Ltd.to purchase the lease for Hunter Valley Station is that the individuals with control of that company must continue to be of good character", Lisa Barrett, deputy chief executive of policy and overseas investment, said in her statement, referencing the holding company owned by Lauer and Roque.