It’s official! Brian Williams, the Teddy Ruxpin of NBC’s “Nightly News,” has been booted.
“Nightly News” fill-in, Lester Holt will take over as permanent anchor making him the first African-American solo anchor of a broadcast network’s evening newscast.
The company said Brian will act as a “breaking news anchor for NBC News live special reports when Holt is not available.”
Brian Williams isn’t completely out of a job. He has been reassigned to MSNBC as anchor of breaking news and special reports.