“NBC Nightly News” with Lester Holt widened its lead over “World News Tonight with David Muir” last week. “Nightly” held just at +11,000 lead over “WNT” for the week of March 9. For the week of March 16, the lead was +561,000. Even with...Show More Summary
In this 2003 clip, the late Paul Walker sits down with TODAY’s Lester Holt to talk about the second installment of the “Fast and Furious” series. He discusses how “2 Fast 2 Furious” is different without Vin Diesel and what it’s like to do his own stunts.
NBC is turning to insomniacs to get ratings help for evening news anchor Lester Holt.
NBC 5 News kept it all in the family Monday night with a special moment between father and son newscasters Lester and Stefan Holt. [ more › ]
Lester Holt is sitting in for Brian Williams for six months. He’s still at number one, but ABC’s David Muir is closing the gap.
WMAQ morning anchor Stefan Holt was up late Monday, filling in on the five p.m. newscast, which gave him a truly unique opportunity–checking in with his father on live TV. Holt is the son of NBC News anchor Lester Holt, who joins the...Show More Summary
The evening news race just got a lot tighter. “NBC Nightly News” with Lester Holt held an 11,000 total viewer lead over “World News Tonight with David Muir.” That’s the closest ABC has gotten to NBC in more than 5 years — since the week of Sept. Show More Summary
A routine promo for NBC Nightly News by NBC's Chicago affiliate turned into a great father-son moment on Monday when Stefan Holt threw it over to a familiar face: his dad."NBC's Lester Holt is here with a preview of the newscast,'' Stefan said. Show More Summary
TV news is horrible and is prone to breeding anger and/or cynicism, so when a nice, genuine moment pops up, it's worth taking note of. Case in point, NBC's Lester Holt had a nice moment with his anchorman son on the air tonight.
NBC’s Lester Holt says it was the “best part of my day.” And for viewers of NBC-owned WMAQ in Chicago, it was pretty adorable. WMAQ morning anchor Stefan Holt was filling in on the 5 p.m. newscast Monday, and that meant he got to doShow More Summary
“Put yourself in Steve Burke’s chair. You have learned that the guy to whom your company gave the top job doesn’t really desire it…” Brian Stelter of CNN recently reported that Lester Holt, filling in as anchor of NBC Nightly News, was doing well in the ratings, so well that it would be hard for […]
As NBC News brings back chief Andy Lack to mull the fate of anchor Brian Williams, NBC Nightly News celebrated a second consecutive week in first place among all viewers and in all key demos with Lester Holt in the anchor chair. Something...Show More Summary
“NBC Nightly News” with Lester Holt continues to hold the lead in the evening news race, but “World News Tonight with David Muir” continues to show the most growth. Muir’s newscast was up +8% in viewers and up +1% in the demo compared to the same week last year. Show More Summary
Faithfully fulfilling his role as Brian Williams’ temporary replacement on the Nightly News, Lester Holt announced that a family emergency forced him to find a substitute on March 2. To the rescue came Savannah Guthrie, who normally co-hosts the Today show, reported Deadline. Show More Summary
Holt tweeted this morning that he’s returning to the newscast tonight, after one night off in, which Savannah Guthrie filled in. Holt took a night off unexpectedly, to deal with a family medical emergency, NBC News said yesterday. It...Show More Summary
NBC’s Lester Holt will be back to anchor the “Nightly News” after missing Monday’s broadcast while dealing with a family emergency. Savannah Guthrie filled in last night, but Holt announced on Twitter that “all is good.” Holt is filling...Show More Summary
“NBC Nightly News” with Lester Holt continues to hold the lead in the evening news race, but “World News Tonight with David Muir” and the “CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley” showed the most growth among total viewers and the younger demo, respectively. Muir’s newscast was up +12% in viewers and up +4% in the demo compared to the same week last year. Show More Summary
All eyes will be on NBC Nightly News tonight — NBC hopes — as Today co-host Savannah Guthrie fills in for Lester Holt, who in turn is the news division’s sub for suspended Brian Williams. Holt is dealing with a family medical emergency. Show More Summary
NBC’s Savannah Guthrie will anchor “NBC Nightly News” tonight, TVNewser has learned, as Lester Holt is dealing with a family medical emergency. This will be the first weekday fill-in for Holt who is himself sitting in for Brian Williams during his suspension from the network. Guthrie, the co-anchor of the “Today” show, has filled in on “Nightly News” on numerous occasions.
NBC's Savannah Guthrie will fill in on NBC Nightly News for a brief period while Lester Holt is away dealing with a family matter.