Today Show Team Shocked By Matt Lauer’s Firing — ‘It’s Like A Death In The Family’

Matt Lauer

Understandably, the Today show crew is still reeling from the unexpected ousting of Matt Lauer.

As we reported, the longtime anchor was fired Wednesday morning due to alleged “inappropriate sexual behavior.”

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A show insider tells People the news came as a huge shock to the morning show team:

“It’s like a death in the family. Everybody is crying. No one knows what the fuck happened. It came out of nowhere.”

We can imagine everyone’s surprise — especially since there weren’t whispers of misconduct leading up to the big news.

The source goes on:

“Everyone wants to know what is going on. Matt was really popular around here.”

We’ll keep you posted as more details come to light.

[Image via NBC.

Nov 29, 2017 10:23am PDT

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