NBC News, MSNBC to Air 300 Hours of Convention Coverage

Philadelphia, PA.

Lester Holt, Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, and Chuck Todd anchor all NBC News programs live from Cleveland and Philadelphia.

NBC News and MSNBC will together provide unparalleled coverage of the Republican and Democratic national conventions with comprehensive reporting and analysis on both television networks, online, and across social media platforms.

NBC Nightly News, TODAY, and Meet the Press will broadcast live from Cleveland and Philadelphia as Lester Holt, Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, and Chuck Todd interview newsmakers and break down the biggest news of the day. Holt will anchor NBC’s network primetime coverage with Guthrie and Todd live across the country from 10-11 p.m. ET all four nights of each convention. The nightly primetime specials will combine the strength, influence, and reach of NBC News’ three flagship newscasts.

MSNBC will go beyond gavel-to-gavel coverage with over 20 hours of live reporting each day the conventions are in session, beginning with special editions of Morning Joe live from the host cities through primetime and late night coverage led by Rachel Maddow, Brian Williams, and Chris Matthews.

Over 45 NBC News and MSNBC anchors, correspondents, and embeds will spread throughout Cleveland and Philadelphia to take viewers inside the historic political events and cover every angle of the stories as they unfold.

NBCNews.com and all social media platforms will provide nonstop reporting and analysis fueled by the NBC News political unit and reporters in Ohio, Pennsylanvia, and throughout the country. NBCNews.com will also livestream the network primetime specials each night.

Read the full release here.