Savannah Guthrie on interviewing and the story of a clerkship.

The Moment: An Interview With Savannah Guthrie

The Moment: An Interview With Savannah Guthrie

Risks and rewards of the creative life.
June 22 2016 4:48 PM

Savannah Guthrie on Growing Up, Interviewing, and Making the Decision

The co-anchor of The Today Show tells the story of a decision that changed the course of her life.

Savannah Guthrie attends the 2016 Room To Grow Spring Benefit at Tribeca Three Sixty on April 14, 2016 in New York City.
Savannah Guthrie in New York City on April 14.

Photo illustration by Sofya Levina. Photo by Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images.

Listen to this episode of the Moment with guest Savannah Guthrie:


This week on the Moment, Brian Koppelman is joined by Savannah Guthrie, the co-anchor of NBC’s The Today Show and the chief legal correspondent at NBC News. Today she joins Brian for a conversation about her life as a young adult, landing her first gig on TV, and how she prepares to interview people like Donald Trump. Savannah also talks about how she views her position in the media and tells a great story about deciding to go to law school and making the decision that changed the course of her life.

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Brian Koppelman is a filmmaker (Rounders, Solitary Man), essayist, and podcaster. His latest project is the upcoming Showtime series Billions.