A Look at Matt Lauer’s History, Following His Firing from the Today Show

5. What did Matt Lauer do to get fired?

While NBC News has yet to confirm specifics of his firing, sources are coming forward with more details.

A source revealed to People that Lauer was fired after alleged inappropriate sexual behavior throughout the 2014 year, including at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

An NBC staffer filed a complaint Monday “that was serious enough that he was terminated,” the source said. “The accuser described inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace occurring throughout 2014.”

6. Who will replace Matt Lauer?

There is no word yet on who will replace Lauer, but Entertainment Weekly has rounded up eight options of people who could fill the Today show co-anchor position.

Among their picks: Willie Geist, Ann Curry, Thomas Roberts, Megyn Kelly, Craig Melvin, Tamron Hall, Anderson Cooper, and Carson Daly.

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