'GMA' vs. 'Today' Morning Show War: What's Coming Up This Week

As Katie Couric and Sarah Palin guest host for the week of April 2, the programs will feature Betty White, Eva Longoria, Nicki Minaj and Shannen Doherty.
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This week, Katie Couric appears as a guest host on Good Morning America, while Sarah Palin takes a seat on The Today Show as a host. Find out what else will be featured on the morning shows during the week of April 2.

Tuesday, April 3

Good Morning America
Katie Couric will be the guest host with George Stephanopoulos for the week of April 2 while Robin Roberts is on vacation. Highlights include: Camille Grammer will speak on her decision to leave Bravo's Real Housewives of Beverly Hills; Lara Spencer's surprise bedroom makeover; author Karen LeBillon on French Kids Eat Everything; chef Emeril Lagasse and the breakfast sandwich anchor showdown.

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The Today Show
Sarah Palin will guest co-host and there is a surprise announcement from Ryan Seacrest. Guests include Tori Spelling, Bill and Giuliana Rancic, Shannen Doherty and Robert Hardman in his book, Her Majesty. Joy Bauer will present a food makeover segment.

Wednesday, April 4

Good Morning America
Highlights include the real story behind the Titanic exploration, and how to create the ultimate super basement. Guests include the Dancing with the Stars couple voted off on Tuesday night and Top Chef all-star Fabio Viviani on his new cooking video series.

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The Today Show
Guests include Betty White, Martha Stewart and Jill Smokler on her book, Confessions of a Scary Mommy. Additional segments include how to throw a spring party and Today’s Kitchen with the Scotto family.

Thursday, April 5

Good Morning America
Guests include ABC's Scandal actress Kerry Washington and Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria. Other highlights include correspondent Elisabeth Leamy on the possible dangers of gel manicures and a sneak peek at next week's Modern Family.

The Today Show
Highlights include "Today’s Kitchen" with Daniel Boulud, segments on how to combat fatigue and Easter crafts for children.

Friday, April 6

Good Morning America
Highlights include a preview of Sea Rescue, a new show on Saturday mornings hosted by Sam Champion; a performance by the band Rascal Flatts; and a segment on the hottest Hollywood trend, juice cleanses.

The Today Show
Nicki Minaj will perform. Kay Warren will talk about her book, Choose Joy: Because Happiness Isn’t Enough. Actor Oliver Platt will also appear.

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