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VIDEO: Gal Gadot Talks About Filming WONDER WOMAN 1984 In Extended Interview on TODAY Photo VIDEO: Gal Gadot Talks About Filming WONDER WOMAN 1984 In Extended Interview on TODAY
by Stage Tube - Mar 9, 2021

In an extended interview, actor Gal Gadot talks with Willie Geist about reprising her title role in “Wonder Woman 1984.” She details the fun she had with co-star Kristen Wiig, admits it was “for sure” the hardest movie she’s ever filmed and opens up about fighting for pay equity.

VIDEO: Gal Gadot Talks WONDER WOMAN 1984 on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Gal Gadot Talks WONDER WOMAN 1984 on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 28, 2020

In this week’s Sunday Sitdown, Gal Gadot talks with Willie Geist about reprising her title role in “Wonder Woman 1984,” detailing the fun she had with co-star Kristen Wiig while admitting it was “for sure” the hardest movie she’s ever filmed. She also opens up about her off-screen roles: fighting for pay equity and mother of two young daughters.

Carson Daly Hosts NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2021 Alongside Amber Ruffin, Stephen 'Twitch'  Photo Carson Daly Hosts NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2021 Alongside Amber Ruffin, Stephen 'Twitch' Boss, & More
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 14, 2020

NBC kicks off the new year with a star-studded lineup of musical guests for an evening of holiday fun with “NBC’s New Year’s Eve 2021.”

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Talks YOUR HONOR on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Talks YOUR HONOR on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020

In this week’s Sunday Sitdown, Bryan Cranston talks to Willie Geist about his new role in Showtime legal drama series “Your Honor” and having to stop production earlier this year after he and his wife, Robin Dearden, were diagnosed with COVID-19. The actor also opens up about teaming up with his former “Breaking Bad” co-star Aaron Paul to produce Dos Hombres Mezcal when they wanted to spend more time together after the hit show’s finale.

VIDEO: Watch an Extended Interview With John Cusack on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Watch an Extended Interview With John Cusack on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2020

In this extended interview, John Cusack talks with TODAY’s Willie Geist about his early career and his role as Dr. Kevin Christie in the series “Utopia.”

VIDEO: Watch DJ Khaled's Extended Interview With Willie Geist on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Watch DJ Khaled's Extended Interview With Willie Geist on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Performer and producer DJ Khaled sits down with TODAY’s Willie Geist to talk about his life during the pandemic, his album “Khaled Khaled” and his hit collaborations with some of the biggest names in music.

Chris Stapleton to Perform at 54th Annual CMA Awards Photo Chris Stapleton to Perform at 54th Annual CMA Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 9, 2020

Chris Stapleton will perform “Starting Over” during the 54th Annual CMA Awards—airing this Wednesday, November 11 at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm CT on ABC.

VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey Talks New Memoir on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Matthew McConaughey Talks New Memoir on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2020

In this week’s Sunday Sitdown, Matthew McConaughey opens up to Willie Geist about the stories in his new candid memoir, “Greenlights,” where he discusses the violence he experienced during childhood from his parents. The actor also recalls his illustrious run through Hollywood, from rom-coms to winning an Oscar, which all started with his iconic line, “All right, all right, all right.'

VIDEO: Drew Barrymore Talks Motherhood on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Drew Barrymore Talks Motherhood on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 26, 2020

Actor Drew Barrymore has spent more than 40 years on screen, and now she’s taking on a new role as host of her own real-life talk show – with her very own mug! In this week’s Sunday Sitdown, Barrymore talks with Willie Geist about developing the format of the show and finally getting to walk out on set during production. She also opens up about her personal life, from the impact of her divorce in 2016 from her husband, actor Will Kopelman, to being a mom to her two young daughters.

Peacock Launches New Election Destination Photo Peacock Launches New Election Destination
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 20, 2020

Always timely and topical, Peacock is ready for Election 2020 with relevant news, comedy, and documentaries gathered into a single content destination.

VIDEO: Lorne Michaels Shares How SNL Stays Relevant on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Lorne Michaels Shares How SNL Stays Relevant on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 19, 2020

The cast and crew of “Saturday Night Live” returned this month to kick off the 46th season of the weekly sketch comedy program, with Lorne Michaels at the helm. In this week’s Sunday Sitdown, Michaels, the show’s creator and executive producer, talks with Willie Geist in Studio 8H about keeping the staff safe during the coronavirus pandemic and how they wade through a week of news that could upend their material at the last minute.

SESAME STREET, THE VIEW, and More Are Nominated for DAYTIME EMMYS - Full List! Photo SESAME STREET, THE VIEW, and More Are Nominated for DAYTIME EMMYS - Full List!
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 21, 2020

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards, which will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

VIDEO: Al Pacino Talks About His Legendary Career in Hollywood on TODAY SHOW Photo VIDEO: Al Pacino Talks About His Legendary Career in Hollywood on TODAY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2020

In this week's Sunday Sitdown, Willie Geist meets actor Al Pacino for a rare interview to talk about his storied 50-year career in Hollywood and his first role as a series regular in the Amazon show “Hunters.”

ADAPT Leadership Awards Will Honor Ali Stroker, LaChanze, and More Photo ADAPT Leadership Awards Will Honor Ali Stroker, LaChanze, and More
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2020

The 2020 ADAPT Leadership Award honorees have been announced, including Ali Stroker, LaChanze, and more! 

VIDEO: Josh Gad Talks FROZEN, Broadway, and His Career on TODAY's Sunday SItdown Photo VIDEO: Josh Gad Talks FROZEN, Broadway, and His Career on TODAY's Sunday SItdown
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2020

Josh Gad appeared on TODAY's Sunday Sitdown this week, to talk about his career, Broadway, and Frozen.

Photo Flash: Paige Davis & Patrick Page Attend Volunteers Of America-Greater New York Photo Photo Flash: Paige Davis & Patrick Page Attend Volunteers Of America-Greater New York's Annual Fundraising Gala
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 19, 2019

 New York City's philanthropic and business leaders gathered as Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY) hosted its annual fundraising gala, A New York Winter's Eve, at The Plaza in New York

Carson Daly & Julianne Hough Host NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2020 Photo Carson Daly & Julianne Hough Host NBC'S NEW YEAR'S EVE 2020
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 17, 2019

NBC kicks off 2020 with the biggest names in music for an evening of holiday fun with “NBC's New Year's Eve 2020,” which will feature performances from X Ambassadors, Brett Eldredge, Julianne Hough, NE-YO, Leslie Odom Jr., Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani and The Struts.

Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager to Host 'A Toast to 2019!' Photo Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager to Host 'A Toast to 2019!'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 5, 2019

Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager will ring in 2020 with an all-star New Year's Eve primetime special, A Toast to 2019!, on December 31 at 8pm/7c on NBC. Kristen Bell, Martin Short, Maya Rudolph, Tony Hale, Terry Crews, Nikki Glaser and more will join Kotb and Hager as they break down the biggest pop culture moments and trends of the year.

VIDEO: Watch Robert Pattinson Interviewed on SUNDAY SITDOWN Photo VIDEO: Watch Robert Pattinson Interviewed on SUNDAY SITDOWN
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2019

In this week's Sunday Sitdown, actor Robert Pattinson talks to Willie Geist about the new movie “Lighthouse,” his latest in a run of smaller films after the blockbuster “Twilight” saga. Pattinson, staying tightlipped, also says it was “an immediate yes” to playing the Caped Crusader in the latest installment in that franchise.

Miranda Lambert's 'Wildcard' is Out Today Photo Miranda Lambert's 'Wildcard' is Out Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 1, 2019

Arriving to raucous critical acclaim, superstar Miranda Lambert's latest studio album Wildcard is released today on Vanner Records/RCA Nashville.

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