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Ann Curry

Ann Curry


Famous as :

TV personality, news journalist

Birth Date :

November 19, 1956

Birth Place :

Guam, USA

Spouse :

Brian Ross (software executive)

Claim to fame :

As Herself / Co-Host in "Today" (1997) (TV)

Latest News

Ann Curry to Leave NBC News

January 13, 2015 21:57:29 GMT

packs her bag, ready to leave NBC News after working in the company for more than two decades, multiple outlets report. The former "" host will reportedly leave the network for good after weeks of negotiations to end her contract, which is reportedly worth up to $12 million a year.

Ann Curry Reportedly Eyed by 'The View'

July 14, 2014 09:06:55 GMT

is the latest name added to "" shortlist. According to Page Six, the NBC journalist is being considered to fill one of the vacant seats on the ABC daytime talk show, although she's still under contract with NBC.

NBC Journalist Ann Curry Rescued by Boy Scouts During Hiking

May 12, 2014 02:48:06 GMT

is grateful after she found help when an accident took place during recent hiking trip. The NBC journalist fell and broke her ankle when hiking in New York's Harriman State Park last month and she was rescued by some Boy Scouts.

Report: Ann Curry Was Bullied on Her Last Days at 'Today', Calls It 'Professional Torture'

April 19, 2013 03:20:45 GMT

It was reportedly an unpleasing moment for days leading to her "" exit. In his upcoming book "Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV", New York Times reporter Brian Stelter describes Curry's final days on the show before her dismissal last summer.

Big K.R.I.T. Premieres 'R.E.M.' Music Video

March 12, 2013 08:17:25 GMT

Rapper and record producer previews his forthcoming mixtape "King Remembered in Time" via the artsy clip to the track "R.E.M.". The hip-hop recording artist posted the video on his YouTube account as the last leak in his upcoming mixtape project under his record label Cinematic Music Group.

Matt Lauer Admits Ann Curry 'Today' Exit Wasn't Handled Well

March 12, 2013 07:45:41 GMT

talks about 's controversial departure from "" more than a half year after she left the show. Speaking to The Daily Beast, he claims, "It was a hard time for everybody. We were getting kicked around a lot. Some of it was self-inflicted and perhaps deserved."

OneRepublic to Debut 'If I Lose Myself' on New Year's Eve

December 29, 2012 03:54:08 GMT

Pop rock band are set to premiere the first single from their newest album "" on "'s New Year's Rockin' Eve with " TV special on December 31. Entitled "If I Lose Myself", the song is picked out by the band's friends, neighbors and record executives to be the album's debut track, and signifies a comeback for the Colorado-based band who have not released an album in the last three years.

Madonna Accused by 'Sex and the City' Stylist of Stealing Design of Her 'Vogue' Hat

December 29, 2012 03:27:25 GMT

is slammed by Patricia Field of being a copycat. The famed award-winning stylist of "", "" and "" accuses the Material Girl of making a replica of her "Vogue" hat and selling it for tour merchandise without her consent.

Matt Lauer Still Blamed for Ann Curry's Firing, Up for Public Reconciliation

December 29, 2012 02:53:22 GMT

It's been a half year since was fired from "", but people are seemingly still angry at for causing her departure. NBC sources tell TMZ that the longtime host of the morning program receives constant harassment from people who blame him for Curry's firing.

'Today' Producer Defends Matt Lauer Against Rumors Surrounding Ann Curry's Exit

September 27, 2012 02:53:46 GMT

shouldn't be blamed for 's ouster, so Jim Bell said. Speaking in defense of the male anchor, the "" show executive producer took the blame for the recent shake-up. "[Lauer] is the host and does not have management responsibility. It was not his call. That was my call," he told New York Times.

Al Roker Seems to Poke Fun at Matt Lauer Over Ann Curry Exit

August 17, 2012 07:15:38 GMT

Did Al Roker just take a dig at when he appeared on "" show recently? The weather anchor of the NBC morning show sparked such question after cracking a joke about their "tradition" when he helped Lauer and interview the U.S. Olympic female rowing team.

NBC Chairman Speaks on Ann Curry's Departure From 'Today'

July 24, 2012 18:38:38 GMT

During Television Critics Association tour in Beverly Hills, NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt addressed the replacement of on "Today". Greenblatt said he had no real involvement with her ousting but his "heart goes out to" her.

One Million Moms Calling for Boycott on NBC's 'The New Normal'

July 21, 2012 01:38:03 GMT

"" has drawn protest from One Million Moms group, which previously slammed JC Penny for hiring openly gay comedienne as its spokesperson. The organization has posted on its website a message that urges people to call for a boycott on the upcoming comedy, which focuses on the life a nonconservative family.

Ann Curry Back on 'Today' to Cover Colorado Massacre

July 20, 2012 20:36:55 GMT

is brought back to NBC's "" for the special coverage of the Colorado shooting. Curry will co-host with who replaced her earlier this month in the permanent co-host position.

Giuliana Rancic, Piers Morgan and More React to Ann Curry's 'Today' Exit

June 29, 2012 01:34:23 GMT

had a sad morning on Thursday, June 28 as she announced her departure from "". Some celebrities, from fellow host to journalist , have since tweeted their support to the 55-year-old journalist.

Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute to Late Friend in 'Brendan's Death Song' Music Video

June 28, 2012 07:23:18 GMT

A little bit more than a year after debuting "Brendan's Death Song", have dropped a music video for the single. Staying true to the song's theme, the band once again pay homage to their longtime friend Brendan Mullen, who helped give birth to not only RHCP, but also the likes of The Go-Go's, X, The Weirdos and The Germs.

R. Kelly Gets Sick, Cancels Visit to 'Today' and 'Jimmy Fallon'

June 28, 2012 07:13:30 GMT

sparks health scare. The R&B crooner suffered complications from a throat surgery he had last year. He was supposed to appear on "" show on June 28 and "" on the following day, but was forced to scrap them all. He was also no longer scheduled to attend his book launch party in New York City.

'The Amazing Spiderman' Unleashes New Action-Packed Clips

June 28, 2012 06:58:36 GMT

As it gets closer to the U.S. release date of "", a series of brand new clips for the movie have been debuted online. One of them focuses on the "Drainage" scene, where Spidey arranges his web in a culvert. Suddenly, a number of tiny lizards come and approach him before The Lizard shows himself.

Video Premiere: Lupe Fiasco's 'Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)'

June 28, 2012 06:40:12 GMT

has released a music video for his single "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)". The 30-year-old rapper is driving his white Lamborghini and roaming the streets with glowing eyes while rapping to the camera.

Ann Curry Confirms She'll Address Her 'Today' Exit on Thursday

June 28, 2012 06:21:14 GMT

has confirmed her impending departure from "". Following wild speculations about her future on the show, the co-host, who was tapped to replace Meredith Vieira a year ago, revealed that she will bid goodbye Thursday, June 28 morning during the morning program.

'Today' Video: Joe Manganiello Grinds on Ann Curry, Channing Tatum Shows Stripper Moves

June 28, 2012 01:36:14 GMT

Two of "" hunks heated up "" on Wednesday, June 27 morning. and showed some stripper moves, with the former grinding on co-host . The Alcide of "" asked Al Roker to sandwich the female journalist between them, while Tatum just watched and laughed.

Justin Bieber Scores Biggest Debut in 2012 With 'Believe', Announces Next Single

June 27, 2012 02:16:54 GMT

's "Believe" officially nabs the top spot on Billboard 200. According to Nielsen SoundScan, the third studio installment of the Canadian artist has sold 374,000 in its first week, marking the biggest debut in 2012.

Rick Ross' MMG Debut Music Videos for 'Black Magic' and 'Power Circle'

June 27, 2012 02:15:01 GMT

' Maybach Music Group have premiered not just one but two new music videos on the same day they released their latest compilation album, "". One of them is "Black Magic", which features Rozay and . In the simple dark-toned clip, the two artists are featured rapping in an empty warehouse accompanied by some curvaceous ladies.

Report: Savannah Guthrie Formally Offered to Replace Ann Curry on 'Today'

June 27, 2012 01:27:05 GMT

New report regarding a "" shake-up indicates that 's departure is imminent. Following wild rumors about the 55-year-old's exit as the show's co-anchor, it is now said that , who co-hosts the 9 A.M. hour of "Today", has been officially offered a promotion to the main broadcast.

Holly Robinson Peete Tweets Support to 'Today' Co-Host Ann Curry Amidst Firing Reports

June 26, 2012 08:37:56 GMT

NBC has not made any announcement regarding 's fate on "", but Holly Robinson Peete has already offered her support to the news journalist. "Wishing @anncurry so much luck in her future. Tough to be replaced so publicly after so many years... Good Luck Ann!" so tweeted the former "For Your Love" actress, who was dismissed from CBS' "" in 2011.

Another Possible Plot Detail of 'Man of Steel' Revealed

June 23, 2012 05:12:41 GMT

Zack Snyder is still keeping "" plot details under very tight wraps, but multiple insiders keep revealing tidbits of the upcoming Superman movie. While possible descriptions of the film's major action scenes were shared last month, another plot detail has made its way out onto the web recently.

Video Premiere: Big Time Rush's 'Windows Down'

June 23, 2012 04:53:54 GMT

have a fun summer day in a music video for their single "Windows Down". The boys from Nickelodeon's TV show of the same name show off their ripped abs, frolicking in ocean and cruising around the town in Hawaii.

Ann Curry's Fans Launch Petition to Keep Her on 'Today'

June 23, 2012 04:30:03 GMT

's fans don't stay quiet when it's rumored that their favorite journalist may be dropped from "". More than 8,000 people have signed a petition posted on Change.org, in an attempt to save her co-hosting gig on the NBC morning program.

Meredith Vieira Allegedly Turns Down Offer to Replace Ann Curry on 'Today'

June 22, 2012 04:09:35 GMT

Following rumors about 's impending departure from "", report has now swirled around that Meredith Vieira was touted to replace Curry. According to TMZ, NBC has secretly offered Vieira "a big contract" to return to the morning program.

'Halloween' Actor Richard Lynch Found Dead at His Home

June 21, 2012 01:35:37 GMT

Richard Lynch, a movie veteran who's famous for employing his scarred face to play villainous characters in horror and science-fiction movies, has passed away at the age of 76. He was found dead Tuesday, June 19 at his home by one of his friends, actress Carol Vogel.

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