• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Brian Williams

Latest News

  1. Throwback Thursday: When Brian Williams Was Editor of His High School Newspaper

    12:00 pm 4/9/2015

    The anchor, currently on suspension from 'NBC Nightly News' for exaggerating his experiences during the Iraq War in 2003, was editor at Mater Dei's school paper before graduating in 1977.Read more

    • 0
  2. Brian Williams After Iraq Gaffe: "Maybe I Had a Brain Tumor" (Report)

    12:54 pm 4/7/2015

    NBC insiders told 'Vanity Fair' that the suspended 'Nightly News' anchor "couldn't say the words 'I lied.' " They spilled about Williams' conflicts with former NBC News president Steve Capus and revealed what might have signaled the end for former 'Today' senior vp and GM Jamie Horowitz.Read more

    • 0
  3. ABC's 'World News Tonight' Snaps NBC's 'Nightly News' 288-Week Winning Streak

    6:38 am 4/7/2015

    David Muir's broadcast bests 'Nightly' one day after NBC News chairman Andrew Lack starts his new job.Read more

    • 0
  4. NBC News Chief Andrew Lack Targets MSNBC as Priorities Emerge

    6:00 am 3/25/2015

    Reviving the reeling network and figuring out Brian Williams' fate top the list as the exec takes charge.Read more

    • 0
  5. Brian Williams Gets Support, Donates $50,000 to Save Catholic High School

    8:12 am 3/23/2015

    The suspended NBC News anchor made a rare public appearance over the weekend at a gala to prevent his endangered alma mater from closing.Read more

    • 0
  6. Will Brian Williams Be Replaced as Voice of 9/11 Museum?

    7:00 am 3/13/2015

    The beleaguered 'NBC Nightly News' anchor has been providing context about al-Qaida in one of the exhibit's final galleries since its opening last May.Read more

    • 0
  7. Michael Wolff on Andrew Lack: Why NBC's New (Old) Newsman Makes Sense

    10:00 am 3/11/2015

    Lack won't reinvent or innovate, but for a beleaguered division whose future itself is in doubt, an exec who knew the glory days (with Brian Williams, of course) can stop the bleeding.Read more

    • 1
  8. Keith Olbermann: Put Brian Williams Back on the Air

    8:56 am 3/11/2015

    The ESPN2 anchor tells David Letterman, "I'm very sympathetic to Brian."Read more

    • 4
  9. Brian Williams Wanted to Host 'Tonight Show' and 7 Other Revelations From New York Magazine's NBC News Exposé

    5:05 pm 3/8/2015

    NBC News president Deborah Turness gave Williams a writing table once owned by Edward R. Murrow to convince him to stay at the division and once accused Chuck Todd's agent of creating bad press about David Gregory.Read more

    • 0
  10. Alec Baldwin: Brian Williams Exaggerated Iraq Story to Appeal to "Pro-Military" Audience

    2:34 pm 3/4/2015

    The actor, who spent seven years as the star of NBC's '30 Rock,' shared his theory during his WNYC radio show, where Williams' ABC News rival George Stephanopoulos also shared some thoughts about the suspended NBC News anchor.Read more

    • 1
Syndicate content