Today (American TV program)
The Today Show is a morning talk/news show. It airs on National Broadcasting Company. As of 2016, the anchors were Savannah Guthrie. Natalie Morales reads the news and Al Roker forecasts the weather. Carson Daly contributes to the program on a regular basis as well.
|Created by||Sylvester Weaver|
|Theme music composer|
|Opening theme||2012 Today AGOpen1 (2013–present)|
|Ending theme||"Energetic Today"|
|Composer(s)||Adam Gubman & Non-Stop Music|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||68|
|No. of episodes||18,201 (as of July 31, 2020)|
|Executive producer(s)||Libby Leist, Tom Mazzarelli|
|Production location(s)||Studio 1A, NBC Studios|
New York City, U.S.
|Camera setup||Multi-camera setup|
|Running time||4 hours (weekdays),|
2 hours (Saturdays),
1 hour (Sundays)
|Production company(s)||NBC News Productions|
|Distributor||NBCUniversal News Group|
|Picture format||480i (4:3 SDTV)|
1080i (16:9 HDTV)
|Original release||January 14, 1952 –|
|Related shows||Early Today|
During the week, the flagship hours of Today (7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.) are co-anchored by Savannah Guthrie (2012–present) alongside co-hosts Al Roker (weather anchor; 1996–present), Carson Daly (social media anchor/Orange Room anchor; 2013–present), Jenna Bush Hager (correspondent; 2009–present), and Natalie Morales (West Coast anchor/correspondent; 2011–present).
Craig Melvin & Willie Geist anchored the final edition of Today with with Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb on August 30, 2019. That day's broadcast ended with one of Kotb's favorite pieces of music instead of the traditional theme music.
Beginning on September 2, 2019, the broadcast was introduced simply as Today Show and it remained that way until January 2020.