In the last surprising TV development since Jon Snow was brought back to life on Game of Thrones, Billy Bush has parted ways with The Today Show.
Following days of strong rumors, this departure was made official on Monday evening.
And it was left to Matt Lauer on Tuesday morning to actually deliver the news to viewers.
Watch him do so here:
Matt Lauer Says Goodbye to Billy Bush
"NBC News announced last night Billy would be leaving the Today show immediately, noting that he was a valued colleague and longtime member of the broader NBC family," Lauer said at the top of Today, adding:
"And of course, all of us here at Today wish Billy the very best.
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