Fox Lands ‘Today’ Producer for Morning Show

Nov 9, 2006  •  Post A Comment

Tom Mazzarelli, a well-regarded senior producer of NBC’s “Today” show for four years, has been named executive producer of the national morning show to be launched in January 2007 on Fox-owned television stations.

Mr. Mazzarelli is to be toasted by his soon-to-be-former NBC News colleagues after work Thursday night. He starts work at Fox News on Monday.

“Tom has had a seasoned career in producing successful morning and prime-time programming. His incredible energy coupled with an understanding of what information is vital to a morning audience makes him the ideal fit for this job,” Fox News Executive VP Kevin Magee said in the Thursday announcement. The show will be hosted by former Fox News personalities Mike Jerrick and Juliet Huddy.