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凯蒂·库里克 (Katie Couric) 在即将上映的回忆录中回忆起阿什莉·班菲尔德 (Ashleigh Banfield) 在 NBC 的威胁

凯蒂·库里克 (Katie Couric) 在即将上映的回忆录中回忆起阿什莉·班菲尔德 (Ashleigh Banfield) 在 NBC 的威胁

Katie Couric is opening up about her career in her upcoming memoir, Going There.

在星期三, 每日邮件 published a series of quotes from the book, which is set to hit shelves Oct. 26, including some from a section about the former 今天 host’s relationship with NBC colleague Ashleigh Banfield.

In her memoir, Couric, 64, admits to feeling like she needed toprotect my turfwhile on the morning news show, where she worked from 1991 通过 2006, 根据插座.

She shares that she was awaresomeone younger and cuter was always around the corner,” and named Banfield, 53, who was an NBC correspondent in the early 2000s.

For a minute there, Ashleigh Banfield was the next big thing; I’d heard her father was telling anyone who’d listen that she was going to replace me. In that environment, mentorship sometimes felt like self-sabotage,” Couric writes.

Couric also names Deborah Norville, whom she replaced on 今天 在 1991, in the memoir, 每 每日邮件.

Norville had amajor relatability problem,” Couric claims, adding that one colleague told herwith Deborah, people feel like they need to get dressed before they turn on the TV.

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The TV personality additionally opens up about how her burgeoning career affected her relationship with her late husband Jay Monahan, 谁死在 1998 of colon cancer.

Couric writes that her celebrity status after joining 今天took up residence in our marriage like an overbearing houseguest.

She recalls telling him at one point, “I used to want to be the most popular girl in school. Now I’m the most popular girl in the country.

Monahan called her “总的,” 她说, and hit her with a pillow.

Going There by Katie Couric hits shelves Oct. 26.