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Ronan Farrow Alleges That Harvey Weinstein Used Matt Lauer Blackmail to Pressure NBC

4 monthes ago   |   By Vanity Fair

Farrow details the methods Weinstein used to stymie his reporting in his new book, Catch and Kill-which also includes a new account from a former colleague accusing Lauer of rape.
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NBC may have killed Ronan Farrow's exposé on Harvey Weinstein to protect Matt Lauer

NBC may have killed Ronan Farrow's exposé on Harvey Weinstein to protect Matt Lauer

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Harvey Weinstein tried to kill Ronan Farrow's investigation into him at NBC News by threatening to reveal similar behavior by former "Today" show host Matt Lauer, Farrow's new book alleges.
In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter about the release of his book, " Catch and Kill ," Farrow said Weinstein learned of sexual misconduct allegations against Lauer during a 2017 meeting with Dylan Howard, chief content officer of American Media Inc., which publishes the National Enquirer.
"Weinstein made it known to the network that he was aware of Lauer's behavior and capable of revealing it...
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Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb say they are 'disturbed to the core' by new Matt Lauer rape claims

Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb say they are 'disturbed to the core' by new Matt Lauer rape claims

4 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

The pair, who replaced Lauer as a duo when he was fired by by Today in 2017, said they stood with the alleged victim, Brooke Nevils, and commended her for coming forward.
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Matt Lauer's former 'Today' show colleagues say they are 'disturbed' by the 'shocking and appalling' rape allegations made against him

Matt Lauer's former 'Today' show colleagues say they are 'disturbed' by the 'shocking and appalling' rape allegations made against him

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

In excerpts published in Variety on Tuesday , Ronan Farrow's upcoming book "Catch and Kill" details an account from former NBC employee Brooke Nevils, who said Matt Lauer raped her in his hotel room in 2014.
Lauer's former "Today" show colleagues Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb commented on the rape allegations on-air Wednesday morning, calling them "shocking and appalling."
Kotb said the moment felt similar to two years ago, when Lauer was fired after NBC said an employee had accused him of "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace."
Guthrie had announced Lauer's firing in 2017, and...
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