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NBC NEWS EXCLUSIVE: LESTER HOLT TO SIT DOWN WITH PRESIDENT-ELECT JOE BIDEN IN FIRST INTERVIEW SINCE THE 2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Interview to Air During ‘NBC Nightly News’ on Tuesday, Nov 24 at 6:30pm ET/5:30pm CT

Additional Portions will Air Wednesday on ‘TODAY,’ ‘NBC Nightly News’ and MSNBC

November 23, 2020 – NBC News’ Lester Holt will speak with President-elect Joe Biden in an exclusive interview, his first since clinching the presidency. The wide-ranging interview will air during NBC Nightly News on Tuesday, November 24 at 6:30pm ET/5:30pm CT.

Additional portions of the sit-down interview, which takes place in Wilmington, Delaware, will air Wednesday, November 25 on TODAY and Nightly News, as well as throughout the day on MSNBC. It will also be available on NBCNews.com and NBC News NOW following Nightly News that evening.

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt reaches nearly 30 million people every week through its broadcast and millions more through NBCNews.com, the Nightly News app, the Nightly newsletter, podcast and social media platforms. The broadcast provides the latest on the day’s top stories, going beyond the headlines to uncover how people’s lives are affected by the world around them. Lester Holt is the anchor, and named the “most-trusted television news personality in America,” according to the most recent The Hollywood Reporter/Morning Consult survey. Jennifer Suozzo is the executive producer.

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NBC News contact:

Dana Klinghoffer

dana.klinghoffer@nbcuni.com

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