Brian Williams News




Williams,_Brian news RSS feedSubscribe to Brian Williams RSS news feed!

20 Celebrities Who Have Really Beautiful Children

October 3rd, 2014 10:01am EDT
20 Celebrities Who Have Really Beautiful Children
As a parent, you always believe your children are beautiful no matter what they look like. But let's face it - some kids are obviously more attractive than others.

And having good genes doesn't hurt.

Ava Sambora is the daughter of Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora and actress Heather Locklear. She definitely got her good looks from mom, who is known for roles on hit 80s and 90s TV series "Dynasty," "T.J. Hooker" and "Melrose Place."

Ireland Baldwin's famous parents are former "30 Rock" star Alec Baldwin and actress Kim Basinger. While her p...
READ MORE

Allison Williams Was Born To Play Peter Pan Says NBC Anchor Dad

July 31st, 2014 12:27pm EDT
Brian Williams Reports On Daughter Allison's 'Peter Pan' Casting
Following Wednesday's announcement that Girls star Allison Williams had landed the lead role in NBC's holiday live production of Peter Pan, the actress' father, news anchor Brian Williams, reported the story during NBC's Nightly News telecast, saying that his daughter was born for the role.

"Family members confirm she's been rehearsing for this role since the age of three, and they look forward to seeing her fly," Williams said as a childhood photo of his daughter dressed as Peter Pan was shown on the screen.

Daughter Allison posted the photo on Instagram shortly after joining the social ...
READ MORE

Brian Williams Raps 'Baby Got Back' On 'Tonight Show'

June 17th, 2014 2:26pm EDT
Brian Williams Raps 'Baby Got Back' On 'Tonight Show'
It's a good thing Brian Williams had a sense of humor, because Jimmy Fallon has created another rap video starring the anchorman.

This time, Williams is rapping to the booty anthem "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-A-Lot. Check out the great video below, and be sure to spot Kathie Lee's awesome cameo.

Williams has appeared in several rap mashups already on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, including versions of Gin and Juice, Rapper's Delight, and Straight Outta Compton.

We suppose with endless footage of the news anchor, Fallon could have Williams say just about anything – we bet he's ...
READ MORE

Top 10 Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show Moments So Far

May 25th, 2014 9:00am EDT
Top 10 Jimmy Fallon Tonight Show Moments So Far
Jimmy Fallon has taken late night television by storm since taking over the reins of The Tonight Show from Jay Leno this past February. One of the reasons Fallon has been so successful is that he is a master at creating moments on his show that go viral on the Internet for weeks and months to come. Fallon's so good at it, that's he's managed to get some well known Hollywood celebs to engage in behavior they otherwise would never even consider, all for our enjoyment and entertainment.

Here are 10 of our favorite moments so far from The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

Kevin Bacon Reprises...
READ MORE

Brian Williams Raps Snoop Dogg's 'Gin And Juice' On 'The Tonight Show Featuring Jimmy Fallon'

April 22nd, 2014 11:04pm EDT
Jimmy Fallon and Brian Williams
Jimmy Fallon is at it again with NBC News anchor Brian Williams and rap videos.

This time around the late night host mashed together enough clips of Williams to make up the lyrics to Snoop Dogg's classic "Gin and Juice."

Williams guested on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Monday night, where he joked about fellow NBC newsman Lester Holt, who often appears in the videos.

The anchor joked, "I had reservations about Lester. It's because of his flow."

Fallon has mashed up the NBC Nightly News anchor numerous times in the past, making videos of Williams "rapping" past hits like the Su...
READ MORE

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams 'Performs' 'Rapper's Delight' In Hilarious Fallon Mash-up

February 20th, 2014 7:01pm EST
NBC News Anchor Brian Williams 'Performs' 'Rapper's Delight' In
Jimmy Fallon continued his first week as host of The Tonight Show in typical Fallon fashion on Tuesday night, revealing another hilarious musical mash-up featuring NBC news anchor Brian Williams. Williams 'rapped' the Sugarhill Gang's classic "Rapper's Delight" via snippets from old news footage.

The host called the mash-up, which also featured weekend news anchor Lester Holt, "one of the best Brian Williams raps we've ever done."

The amazing thing is that between the two newsmen there were enough "hips," "hops" and "hippys" that someone was able to put all of this together in the first p...
READ MORE

Danny Boyle Talks Olympics Opening Ceremony On 'Rock Center'

July 26th, 2012 5:29pm EDT
Danny Boyle
This Thursday July 26th, the night before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympics, 'Rock Center with Brian Williams' will get you ready with reports from some of their award-winning correspondents. Meredith Vieira interviews film director Danny Boyle, who is directing this years Opening Ceremony in London. He discusses the pressure to live up to the over-the-top display Beijing put on four years ago.

Also on this week's 'Rock Center':

Olympian Cullen Jones fights to boost number of black swimmers
Studies show that African-Americans drown at three times the rate o...
READ MORE

Mitt Romney's Sons Interviewed On Rock Center

July 18th, 2012 1:15pm EDT
Rock Center with Brian Williams
Peter Alexander sits down with the five young men who may become America’s ‘First Sons.’ In their first joint television news interview of the 2012 campaign, Mitt Romney’s five sons talk about their family, their faith, and why some of them initially didn’t want their Dad to run for President this year.

The full interview can be seen this Thursday, July 19 at 10pm/9c on NBC’s 'Rock Center with Brian Williams.'
READ MORE

Madonna Reprimands Daughter After Smoking Photos Surface

April 18th, 2012 4:37pm EDT
Madonna
Madonna had to reprimand her daughter Lourdes after she saw snaps of the 15 year old smoking with pals last month.

The teenager, who's father is personal trainer and actor Carlos Leon, was photographed holding a lit cigarette while out with a group of friends in New York City on March 23.

The pictures quickly went viral and Madonna admits she was stunned when she saw them.

During an TV interview with newsman Brian Williams, which will air on his Rock Center show on Wednesday, she says, "I don't think I'm as tough as I should be. I think I need to be maybe tougher. It's hard though, it'...
READ MORE