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Al Roker Co-Hosts Thanksgiving Day Parade After Undergoing Prostate Cancer Surgery

Al Roker is on the mend!

The 66-year-old TV anchor co-hosted the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday (November 26), and viewers were relieved to see him on-air as usual.

His appearance comes just two weeks after undergoing a five-hour surgery for prostate cancer.

Al appeared in a series of photos shared by the Today Twitter account, and can be seen posing with plenty of celebrity guests, including Jimmy Fallon.

“After a routine check-up in September, turns out I have prostate cancer. And it’s a good news-bad news kind of thing. The good news is we caught it early, not great news is that it’s a little aggressive so I’m going to be taking some time off to take care of this,” he explained earlier in the month.

We’re glad to see he is feeling good!

Al Roker Reveals He Has Prostate Cancer

Al Roker is revealing a diagnosis.

The 66-year-old Today show co-host announced on Friday’s show (November 6) that he has prostate cancer, and will soon undergo surgery.

“After a routine check-up in September, turns out I have prostate cancer. And it’s a good news-bad news kind of thing. The good news is we caught it early, not great news is that it’s a little aggressive so I’m going to be taking some time off to take care of this,” he explained.

The diagnosis was discovered due to his high prostate-specific antigen level, discovered during a physical on September 29. He then underwent an MRI and a biopsy, which confirmed his diagnosis.

He will have his prostate removed and said he hopes to return to the NBC program in two weeks.

“I don’t want people thinking, ‘Poor Al’ because I’m going to be OK,” he assured.

Our best thoughts go to Al Roker in his recovery.

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'Today Show' Hosts Pay Tribute to Broadway with Their Halloween Costumes!

The hosts of The Today Show are paying tribute to the musicals of Broadway with their Halloween costumes this year!

The show’s hosts dressed up on Friday (October 30) at their studio at Rockefeller Center in New York City.

Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb went as Elphaba and Glinda from Wicked, Sheinelle Jones and Dylan Dryer were Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart from Chicago, Jenna Bush Hager was Grizabella from Cats, and Craig Melvin and Al Roker were Alexander Hamilton and King George III from Hamilton.

Sheinelle and Dylan did a fully choreographed routine to the “Hot Honey Rag” from Chicago while the other stars all lip-synced to songs from their musicals.

Broadway is shut down right now, so this was the perfect way to pay tribute to the shows of the Great White Way while we can’t see them live.

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Al Roker Celebrates Daughter Courtney Getting Engaged!

Al Roker‘s daughter is getting married!

The 65-year-old weatherman took to Instagram on Sunday (April 12) to celebrate his daughter Courtney Roker getting engaged to Wesley Laga.

“I was waiting to get the ok, but now that it’s on her insta, we are so thrilled the @djweslaga asked @ouichefcourtney to marry him. #shesaidyes Could not be more thrilled for these two,” Al wrote.

On her own Instagram, Courtney revealed that Wesley was planning on proposing during their trip to Paris, but because of the global health pandemic, they had to cancel their trip. Wesley then decided to propose at home.

“Life sometimes takes you in a different direction for a reason,” Courtney wrote. “We should have been in Paris, but with how the world is at the moment, it was placed on hold. Instead, Wes brought Paris to me with the music, lights and live cam shot of the Eiffel Tower on our TV. I said yes to my best friend last night and I am over the moon! Thank you Wes for making me your partner in crime for life. I love you ❤️”

Congrats Courtney and Wesley!

Al Roker Had Contact with Coronavirus, So He's Doing the Weather Report From His Home Quarantine

Al Roker, and his Today show co-host Craig Melvin, are staying home from the morning show for a few days after a staffer was diagnosed with Coronavirus.

Well, Al, who has been the longtime weather man for the NBC show, decided he wanted to do the weather report from his home quarantine!

Craig and Al are out once again — we’re just being super, super cautious,” Savannah Guthrie explained. “There was a 9 o’clock employee, someone on the 3rd hour of Today, who tested positive for the virus. Craig and Al had some contact, so we’re just, out of an abundance of caution, keeping them home.”

“But they feel good. In fact, Al feels so good that he wants to do the weather,” Savannah said, before sending it over to him to give his weather report!

“I didn’t have to commute in, so I did sleep in!” Al said. “We’ve kind of jerry-rigged this system, so I’ve got all my graphics and everything I need.”

'Today' Show Staffer Diagnosed with Coronavirus, Al Roker & Craig Melvin Take Day Off Out of Caution

The Coronavirus pandemic is quickly sweeping through New York City and the Today show is the latest to be effected. One of the staffers in the third hour of the show has been diagnosed after having “mild symptoms.”

Savannah Guthrie announced the news this morning, and said that Craig Melvin, 40, and Al Roker, 65, will both be taking the day off.

“Both are fine right now, they feel good, but caution is the order of the day,” Savannah said about her co-hosts.

NBC News president Noah Oppenheim also said, “We are fully supporting our colleague, who is experiencing mild symptoms and receiving medical care, and I know you join me in sending our very best for a quick recovery.”

Bernie Sanders & Doppelganger Larry David Hilariously Meet on 'Today' (Video)

Bernie Sanders and Larry David are in the same room!

The presidential hopeful and the Curb Your Enthusiasm actor, who often plays Bernie on Saturday Night Live, were both in attendance at TODAY’s Studio 1A on Friday (January 10).

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“As I said before, it’s great for the country, terrible for me. I have to fly in. To do him. Every week. It wouldn’t be pleasant, I must tell you,” Larry said when asked by Al Roker about how he’d feel if Bernie becomes President.

“I’m giving you a good job for four years, and you’re complaining,” Bernie joked back.

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Watch the two hilariously interact inside…