Annette knows Matt is the key to the Today franchise and his bosses will put whoever he wants in the co-host chair.” PHOTOS: Sexiest Movie Cheaters A NBC Universal representative had no comment on Curry or her replacement, but said the talk of Morales, 40, being upset was ‘totally untrue’.But Roque isn’t taking any chances and is doing everything she can to ensure Morales doesn’t get the job.
It’s now rumored she’s threatening to quit the show if she doesn’t get the job even though Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb are the front-runners.
They met through Today show senior producer Debbie Kosofski, who is a friend of Lucie’s father.
Show Biz Spy quoted Debbie “The Finks are family friends of mine, so I asked Matt as a favor to have lunch with Lucie, because she’s pursuing a career in journalism.
Also, Savannah recently became engaged to her long time boyfriend Mike Feldman. In 2006 it was reported Matt had an affair with Natalie Morales when they covered the Olympics in Turin, Italy. She decided to retract her divorce petition a month later.
In 2008 it was reported Matt fathered Natalie’s second child.