*”Right this moment” co-anchor Hoda Kotb broke down in tears on Friday after interviewing New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, who made a $5 million donation to assist coronavirus victims in Louisiana.
Kotb thanked Brees for his beneficiant donation and stated that different individuals shall be impressed by it to contribute as nicely. “Drew, we love ya!” she stated. She then was overcome with emotion.
“I’m sorry,” she stated, preventing tears. Kotb labored as an anchor in New Orleans for CBS station WWL-TV within the 1990s.
Co-anchor Savannah Guthrie watched helplessly from her makeshift basement residence studio, saying, “It’s quite a bit. I do know the place your coronary heart is, my pricey, I do.”
Kotb, who has been the lone anchor in Studio 1A, was unable to proceed on to her tease, prompting Guthrie to take over.