Quick Facts of Matthew Todd Lauer

  • Full NameMatthew Todd Lauer
  • Net Worth$60 million
  • Date of Birth30 December, 1957
  • NicknameMatt Lauer
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceNew York City
  • Ethnicity White
  • Religion Christainity
  • ProfessionTelevision Journalist
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1979–2017
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Brown
  • SpouseAnnette Roque
  • Height5 feet 11 inch
  • Weight149 lbs
  • EducationGraduated
  • Online PresenceTwitter, Facebook and Wikipedia
  • Children3
Matt Lauer

Short description of Matt Lauer

Matt Lauer is an American television news anchor. He was the co-host of NBC the Today Show. In 1997 he became the co-host of the show The Today Show. Previously he was a news anchor for The Today show from 1994 to 1997.  He also hosted the PM Magazine.

Early Life and Education

Matthew Todd Lauer aka  Matt Lauer was born in New York City to Marilyn Lauer and Jay Robert Lauer.  When he was young his parents were divorced. As far as his ethnicity is concerned he belongs to White American and holds the American nationality.

The popular co-host, Lauer attended a private school in the New York City. Later on, he joined Ohio University when he was 39 years old. He completed his education from there. He was interested in anchoring since his school days and was fully supported by his mother throughout his decision in being a famous anchor.


The proficient host, Matt Lauer began to move around the country hosting several talk programs in Boston. He was also the host of PM Magazine in Providence and Richmond.

Furthermore, he also co-hosted Made In New York on the station with Jill Rappaport for a fifteen-week run. In 1988 he moved to Boston in order to host the show.

Moreover, Matt has made a great appearance as himself on a live episode of Will &  Grace. In 2006 along with his daughter, Romy he hosted the Sesame Street. Later he hosted the show named The Greatest American aired on Discovery channel.

In 2009 he served as the Class Day Speaker at Harvard University’s undergraduate commencement ceremonies. Besides all this, he has also featured in the movie named Land of the Lost. He has also appeared in Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! and Sharknado 2: The Second One.

Personal Life

Although Matt Lauer is pretty uptight in sharing his personal details to the outer world including media and public he is married already.  Previously he was dating Nancy Alspaugh from 1981 to 1988.

Later, Lauer began dating Annette Roque. The duo was seen together for several years and they were finally married. They are blessed with children named Romy Lauer, Thijs Lauer and Jack Matthew Lauer. The couple seems to be happy together and is living a blissful married life. There are no any rumors regarding their extra-marital affairs and divorce.

Net Worth

Matt Lauer earns an astonishing amount of salary from his anchoring career. His net worth is reported to be around $60 million. Moreover, in 2012 he signed a contract with NBC that paid him $25 million per year up from $17 million annually.


Lauer is 5 feet 11 inch in height and weighs approximately 149 lbs. He has Brown colored hair with Brown colored eyes.

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