Now that Matt Lauer has been fired amid allegations of sexual impropriety after more than 20 years as a host of NBC’s “Today” show, some of his work on the show over the years is getting renewed attention.
One tidbit that has resurfaced is Lauer’s interview on “Today” with Sandra Bullock from 2009, when she was doing promotion for “The Proposal.” You can watch the interview below.
Celebrity Insider and other outlets have pointed out that Lauer’s focus during the interview appears to be primarily on Bullock’s having done a nude scene in the movie. Among the highlights, Lauer tells Bullock: “The major thing that’s changed since you were here last — I have now seen you naked.”
After Bullock jokes with Lauer about the comment, asking him, “Were you able to sleep afterward?,” Lauer tells her: “It’s now my screensaver.”
The interview continues along those lines — here it is …