Savannah Guthrie

American broadcast journalist and attorney

Savannah Clark Guthrie (born December 27, 1971) is an American broadcast journalist and lawyer. She is a main co-anchor of the NBC News morning show Today.[1] She began this position in July 2012.

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Guthrie at the 2012 Time 100 gala
Savannah Clark Guthrie

(1971-12-27) December 27, 1971 (age 50)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
CitizenshipUnited States
EducationUniversity of Arizona (B.A.)
Georgetown University (J.D.)
  • Broadcast journalist
  • author
Years active1993–present
EmployerNBC News
Known forWhite House Correspondent (2008–2011)
The Daily Rundown co-anchor (2010–11)
NBC Chief Legal Correspondent (2011–present)
Today co-anchor (2012–present)
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade host  (2012–present)
Mark Orchard
(m. 2005; div. 2009)

Michael Feldman
(m. 2014)

Guthrie joined NBC News in September 2007 as a legal analyst and correspondent. Between 2008–2011, she was the White House correspondent. In 2010 and 2011, as co-anchor of the MSNBC program The Daily Rundown, Guthrie became the co-host of Today's third hour with Natalie Morales and Al Roker.[2] She stopped being the third-hour and chief legal analyst in 2012. Also in 2012 she replaced Ann Curry as the co-anchor of Today.

Guthrie was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She was raised in the United States.


  1. "Norah O'Donnell and Savannah Guthrie Rule the Airwaves". Georgetown University. 6 December 2012. Retrieved January 11, 2021. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. "Savannah Guthrie". MSNBC. Archived from the original on 2008-10-07. Retrieved January 11, 2021. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)