January 26, 2009

Lauer lands Obama interview

Matt Lauer is scheduled to sit down with U.S. President Barack Obama for a live interview during NBC's Super Bowl Pre-Game, the network said Monday.

This will be the president's first television interview from the White House since his inauguration, NBC said in a news release.

Part of the interview is slated to air live Feb. 1, while more of the chat is to air the following day on NBC News's Today show.