Notable and prominent personality of journalism Universe, Matthew Todd Lauer professionally known as “Matt Lauer” is an American TV journalist. Matt Lauer is best recognized for hosing NBC’s show ‘The Today Show’. In addition to this, Matt is also known for working as contributor for NBC’s show ‘Dateline NBC’.
Matt Lauer Facts
Name: Matt Lauer
Birthday: 30th December, 1957
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
Profession: Television Journalist
Height: 5 feet 11 inches
Ex-wife: Annette Roque
Children: 3 (Jack Mathew Lauer, Romy Lauer and Thijs)
College/ University: Ohio University
Net Worth: $60 million dollars
Matt Lauer family and personal life
This famous television journalist, Matt Lauer was born on 30th December, 1957 in New York City, New York, United States of America. Matt holds an American nationality. His star sign is Capricorn and belongs to white ethnical background. Regarding his education, Matt Lauer completed his high school education from ‘Greenwich High School’. After completing high school graduation, he earned undergraduate degree from ‘Ohio University’ in 1997.
Throwing some lights to his personal life, popular television journalist and news anchor Matt Lauer’s current relationship status is single. Matt Lauer got married twice in his life. At first, he got married to screenwriter, Nancy Alspaugh in 1982. Their love story is believed to have started in 1981. After spending eight years together, Matt got separated with wife Nancy in 1989. Matt Lauer, after getting separated from Nancy got married to Annette Roque on 3rd October, 1998. They spent blissful moment with each other for eight long years until they ended their relation with divorce in 2006. From getting married to wife Annette Roque, Matt has been blessed with three children named ‘Jack Mathew Lauer’, ‘Romy Lauer’ and ‘Thijs’. As of now, Matt Lauer is believed to be spending single life. However, some sources revealed that Matt is dating beautiful American journalist Natalie Morales since 2009.
58 years aged prominent television journalist, Matt Lauer is really an incredible media personality who has won the heart of all people with his brilliant work as television anchor. Extremely dashing and charismatic journalist, Matt Lauer has an average body with the tall height of 5 feet 11 inches. He is bald and has brown dark colored eyes.
Matt Lauer Career Growth
Well acknowledged television journalist, Matt Lauer started his television career working as producer of 12 o’clock news show for Huntington based television station ‘WOWK-TV’ in 1979. After a year of starting career, he started working as on-air reporter for 6 o’clock and 11 o’clock news show. After four years of that, Matt served as anchor in New York City based station ‘WNEW-TV’. During the period of 1980s, he worked for ‘ESPN’. In 1989, Matt hosted three hour live show called ‘9 Broadcast Plaza’. From 1992, Matt worked as newsreader for the show ‘The Today Show’. In January 1994, Matt worked as news anchor for the show called ‘The Today Show’. On 6th January, 1997 Matt was appointed as co-anchor of the show ‘Today’. Since then, he has been serving as co-anchor of the show. At the same time, he also worked as contributing anchor for the NBC’s show called ‘Dateline NBC’. In addition to his work association with NBC and Today’s show, he also worked as correspondent for the show called ‘Rock Center with Brian Williams’.
Matt Lauer Net Worth
From working at various television stations till date, Matt Lauer has earned an estimated net worth amount of $60 million dollars.
Matt Lauer Achievement and Contributions
Renowned television journalist, Matt Lauer has earned wide fame and success through dedicating so many years in broadcasting world. In addition to his work experience with various television stations, he has also made appearance in the several television movies such as ‘Sharknado2: The Second One’ and ‘Sharknado3: Oh Hell No!’. For more news and recent updates, his fans can follow him on his twitter account @MLauer.