Matt Lauer is Baywatch’s Pamela Anderson For Halloween (PHOTOS)



The hosts of the Today Show dressed up as classic TV characters for Halloween. Al Roker pitied viewers by dressing up as Mr. T.

Everyone's favorite morning lushes, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb dressed up as The Flinstone's Wilma and Betty. Savannah Guthrie and Natalie Morales rolled around the set as Laverne and Shirley; while Carson Daly had a bit of help from Erik Estrada for his CHiPs costume.

However, it was Matt Lauer's choice of Pamela Anderson circa Baywatch that may have been the most surprising to viewers. He wasn't the only fan of Baywatch. Willie Geist dressed up as David Hasselhoff's character. See more photos and a video from Today's Halloween show after the jump!


It’s Official: Savannah Guthrie in as New Today Co-Anchor!


NBC has confirmed Savannah Guthrie's promotion to co-anchor of The Today Show with The Hollywood Reporter. This comes after a week of intense media scrutiny over Today's decision to remove Ann Curry from the seat next to Matt Lauer. Here's what NBC News Prexy Steve Capus told THR about Guthrie:

"She’s anchored for Brian [Williams] on NBC Nightly News, moderated for David [Gregory] on Meet the Press, co-hosted the 9 a.m. hour of Today, reported for Rock Center and Dateline, and provided legal insights in our Supreme Court Special Reports – and that was all within the last week," Capus continued. "She's earned the trust of the news community, her colleagues and our viewers alike."