GettyNBC “Today” show host Matt Lauer and wife Annette Roque arrive for Time Magazine Celebrates New “Time 100” list of Most Influential People In The World at the Time Warner Center on April 19, 2005 in New York City.
This morning on the Today Show, Savannath Guthrie and Hoda Kotb announced that, after over a two-decade-long career, NBC network has fired Matt Lauer for inappropriate sexual behavior. A statement was written by executive Andy Lack, who noted that the complaint made against Lauer leads the network to believe this is not an isolated incident. Lauer had been with NBC, starting in 1994. Since 1998, Lauer has been married to his wife Annette Roque and clearly, this scandal will have a great effect on the couple’s family. Get to know more about former model Roque and her rocky relationship with husband Lauer over the years.
1. Rogue Actually Filed for Divorce from Lauer in 2006
GettyAnnette Roque and television journalist Matt Lauer attend the 2013 Animal League America Celebrity gala at The Waldorf Astoria on November 22, 2013 in New York City.
2. Lauer Was Accused of Cheating on His Wife With Natalie Morales
GettyAnnette Lauer arrives at a party for Madonna’s new children’s book “Lotsa De Casha” at Bergdorf Goodman June 7, 2005 in New York City.
3. Rogue and Lauer Have Three Children Together
GettyNBC Today Show anchor Matt Lauer and his wife, UNICEF Ambassador Annette Roque Lauer attend the 2nd Annual Snowflake Ball at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel on November 28, 2005 in New York City.
4. TV Producer Nancy Alspaugh Was Lauer’s First Wife
Author Nancy Alspaugh attends the book signing for “Fearless Women” at Barnes and Nobles April 3, 2005 in Santa Monica, California.
5. Matt Lauer and His Wife Met on a Blind Date
GettyMatt Lauer with his wife Annette Roque Lauer attend The Fresh Air Fund Benefit, June 8, 2000 in New York City. The Fresh Air Fund is an independent, not for profit agency which has provided free summer vacations to more than 1.7 million disadvantaged New York City children since 1877. The annual event is held at Tavern On The Green in New York City.
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