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The Today Show Cast List

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The Today Show cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The Today Show main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The Today Show stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The Today Show focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The Today Show that are on here as well.

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Al Roker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Family Feud, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (US), Today
Albert Lincoln Roker Jr. (born August 20, 1954) is an American weather forecaster, journalist, television personality, actor, and author. He is the current weather anchor on NBC's Today. Roker ...more
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Ann Curry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, Today, NBC Nightly News
Ann Curry (born November 19, 1956) is an American journalist and photojournalist who has been a reporter for more than 30 years, focused on human suffering in war zones and natural disasters. ...more
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Jessica Savitch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Frontline
Jessica Beth Savitch (February 1, 1947 – October 23, 1983) was an American television news presenter and correspondent, best known for being the weekend anchor of NBC Nightly News and daily ...more
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Barbara Walters is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Today Show Cast List
The View, Today, 20/20
Barbara Jill Walters (born September 25, 1929) is an American broadcast journalist, author, and television personality. Walters has hosted a variety of television programs, including Today, The ...more
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Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, Today, The Talk of the Town
Matthew Todd Lauer (; born December 30, 1957) is an American former television news anchor. He was the co-host of NBC's Today show from 1997 to 2017, and a contributor for Dateline NBC. With ...more
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Betsy Palmer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Candid Camera, I've Got a Secret
Betsy Palmer (born Patricia Betsy Hrunek; November 1, 1926 – May 29, 2015) was an American actress, known as a regular supporting movie and Broadway actress and television guest star, as a ...more
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Bill Murray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Iron Chef America, SCTV Network 90, Banzai
William James Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, filmmaker, and writer. He first rose to fame on Saturday Night Live, a series of performances that ...more
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Billy Bush is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Let's Make a Deal, Miss Universe Pageant, Grease: You're the One That I Want!
William Hall Bush (born October 13, 1971) is an American former radio and television host, and a member of the Bush family, which includes two former U.S. presidents and other political figures. ...more
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Bryant Gumbel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, The Early Show
Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948) is an American television journalist and sportscaster, best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC's Today. He is the younger brother of ...more
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Campbell Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Today Show Cast List
NBC Nightly News, MSNBC Live, Campbell Brown
Alma Dale Campbell Brown (born June 14, 1968) is the head of global news partnerships at Facebook and a former American television news reporter and anchorwoman. She served as co-anchor of the ...more
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Connie Chung is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Today Show Cast List
CBS Evening News, Connie Chung Tonight, Weekends with Maury and Connie
Constance Yu-Hwa Chung (born August 20, 1946) is an American journalist. She has been an anchor and reporter for the U.S. television news networks NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, and MSNBC. Some of her more ...more
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Dave Garroway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Jack Frost, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, CBS Newcomers
David Cunningham Garroway (July 13, 1913 – July 21, 1982) was an American television personality. He was the founding host and anchor of NBC's Today from 1952 to 1961. His easygoing and relaxing ...more
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David Bloom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Today Show Cast List
NBC Nightly News
David Jerome Bloom (May 22, 1963 – April 6, 2003) was an American television journalist (co-anchor of Weekend Today and reporter) until his sudden death in 2003 after a deep vein thrombosis ...more
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Deborah Norville is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Today, NBC Nightly News, Inside Edition
Deborah Anne Norville (born August 8, 1958) is an American television journalist and businesswoman. Norville is the anchor of Inside Edition, a syndicated television news magazine, a position ...more
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Edwin Newman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Today Show Cast List
NBC Nightly News, NBC Newsbreak
Edwin Harold Newman (January 25, 1919 – August 13, 2010) was an American newscaster, journalist, and author. After beginning his career with the wire services and serving in the U.S. Navy during ...more
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Estelle Parsons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Estelle Parsons Roseanne, Backstairs at the White House
Estelle Margaret Parsons (born November 20, 1927) is an American actress, singer and stage director.After studying law, Parsons became a singer before deciding to pursue a career in acting. She ...more
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Faith Daniels is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, CBS Morning News, NBC News at Sunrise
Faith Daniels (born March 9, 1957) is an American television news anchor, reporter, and talk show host.
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Florence Henderson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Today Show Cast List
The Brady Bunch, Dancing with the Stars, The Brady Bunch Hour
Florence Agnes Henderson (February 14, 1934 – November 24, 2016) was an American actress and singer with a career spanning six decades. She is best remembered for her starring role as Carol ...more
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Helen O'Connell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Miss Universe Pageant, Here's Hollywood, The Helen O'Connell Show
Helen O'Connell (May 23, 1920 – September 9, 1993) was an American singer, actress, and hostess, described as "the quintessential big band singer of the 1940s".
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Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, Today, Today With Kathie Lee and Hoda
Hoda Kotb ( HOH-də KOT-bee; Egyptian Arabic: هدى قطب‎, Hudā Quṭb; Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [ˈhodæ ˈʔotˤb]; born August 9, 1964) is an American broadcast journalist, television ...more
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Hugh Downs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Hugh Downs Concentration, 20/20, The Jack Paar Tonight Show
Hugh Malcolm Downs (born February 14, 1921) is a retired American broadcaster, television host, news anchor, TV producer, author, game show host, and music composer. He is perhaps best known for ...more
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Jack Lescoulie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Today Show Cast List
The Tonight Show, The Jackie Gleason Show, Brains & Brawn
Jack Lescoulie (November 17, 1912—July 22, 1987) was a radio and television announcer and host, notably on NBC's Today during the 1950s and 1960s; a newspaper source lists his date of birth as ...more
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Jane Pauley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Dateline NBC, Today, NBC Nightly News
Margaret Jane Pauley (born October 31, 1950), known as Jane Pauley, is an American television journalist and author, active in news reporting since 1972. She is the anchor of CBS Sunday Morning. ...more
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Jodi Applegate is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Today Show Cast List
MSNBC Live
Jodi Applegate (born May 2, 1964) is an American broadcast journalist. She served as an anchorwoman at local stations as well as nationally for MSNBC and NBC News.
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Joe Garagiola, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Today Show Cast List
Sale of the Century, To Tell the Truth (1956), Memory Game
Joseph Henry Garagiola Sr. (February 12, 1926 – March 23, 2016) was an American professional baseball catcher, later an announcer and television host, popular for his colorful personality. ...more