As a host and weatherman of NBC’s Today Show, along with Meredith Vieira and Matt Lauer, Al Roker has the undivided attention of the nation (over 32 million viewers per week) every weekday morning as America prepares for work. A nine-time Emmy winner, Al conducts interviews with celebrities and newsmakers around the world and does a wide variety of segments on every imaginable subject.
He is the host of NBC’s annual network specials, such as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Christmas Tree Lighting at Rockefeller Center, and The Rose Bowl Parade.
Al is a bestselling author with four acclaimed books to his credit, his latest title is "The Morning Show Murders" published in November 2009 and is Al’s first foray into fiction giving readers both a satisfying mystery and an insider’s look at the high-paced world of morning television.
Al is also an accomplished television producer. He is CEO of Al Roker Entertainment, Inc. (ARE); www.alrokerentertainment.com, a thriving multimedia company involved in the development and production of network, cable, home video, and public television projects. ARE produces programming for a diverse clientele including NBC News, MSNBC, Spike TV, Lifetime Television, A&E, The History Channel, E!, Discovery Networks, PBS, TV ONE, Oxygen, The Cartoon Network and NBC Television Stations Group.
In the past thirty years, Al has built a unique place in television history. He is loved and respected by his vast audience from the diverse worlds of TV, print, literary and community. His sense of humor, accessibility, compassion and understanding of the human condition, willingness to help others within and outside of his immediate community and his tremendous commitment to family as a devoted husband, father and son, all have solidified his position as one of America’s most important television personalities.
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