Hota Kotb
Co-anchor NBC News’ TODAY
& Co-host of TODAY with Hoda and Jenna
Hota Kotb
Co-anchor NBC News’ TODAY
& Co-host of TODAY with Hoda and Jenna

Hoda Kotb was named co-host of NBC News’ TODAY with Hoda & Jenna in 2007 and co-anchor of the flagship hour in 2018. She has also been a Dateline NBC correspondent since 1998 and is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of the books This Just Speaks to Me, I Really Needed This TodayHoda, and Ten Years Later, as well as of her two children’s books, I’ve Loved You Since Forever and You Are My Happy. The four-time Emmy winner has also been honored multiple times with the Alliance for Women in Media’s Gracie Award (most recently in 2019), as well as with the 2006 Peabody Award and the 2002 Edward R. Morrow Award. Hoda resides in New York City with her fiancé, Joel, and her daughters, Haley and Hope.