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  • Brian Williams, Lester Holt Perform ‘Rapper’s Delight’ on ‘The Tonight Show’ (Watch)

    Feb 20, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Thanks to some world class editing, “NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams and his backup Lester Holt delivered a killer version of the Sugarhill Gang’s “Rapper’s Delight” last night on “The Tonight Show”…with an assist from “Today’s” Kathie Lee Gifford. Clips of Williams spliced together to make it seem like he’s rapping was a regular […]

  • Father/Son Duo Lester and Stefan Holt to Co-Host Newscast

    Nov 20, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments


    *NBC is doing something different this post-Thanksgiving: A father and son duo newscast. Lester Holt and Stefan Holt will co-host the post holiday news night together. “I’m a little nervous to be honest,” said longtime newsman Lester Holt. “I have to be on my A-Game. He’s pretty good. I’ve been watching him.” Stefan has been on […]

  • ‘Rock Center’ to Discuss Trayvon with NBC’s Black On-Air Talent

    Mar 27, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


      *Amid criticism of MSNBC’s Al Sharpton blurring the line between journalism and activism in covering the Trayvon Martin case, parent network NBC has announced that news magazine “Rock Center with Brian Williams” will gather some of its black on-air personalities to offer “a personal perspective” on the case, “and what it says about the African-American […]

  • J-Hud Credits Brother for Comeback after Family Murders

    Jan 3, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just months after a family tragedy that saw her mother, brother and nephew murdered, Jennifer Hudson somehow gathered the strength to return to the stage for a performance of  the Star-Spangled Banner at Super Bowl XLIII. But as the “Dreamgirls” star and former “American Idol” favorite sees it, she didn’t have a choice — her […]

  • Lester Holt Replaces Ann Curry as ‘Dateline’ Anchor

    Sep 19, 11 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *NBC News announced today that Lester Holt has been named principal anchor of “Dateline NBC.” The announcement was made today by NBC News President Steve Capus and is effective Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, reports Deadline.com. In his new position, Holt will anchor the award-winning production of “Dateline,” while continuing to report as a correspondent. Kicking […]