Katie Couric will co-host the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony. Couric spent 15 years as an anchor of the “Today” Show, and now she will join Host, Mike Tirico for the ceremony on February 9th. She will also provide commentary and interview select Olympians.
“During my years at NBC, I loved covering the Olympics and showcasing the hard work, dedication and perseverance of athletes from around the world,” Couric said.
The Opening Ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games from PyeongChang will air February 9 at 8 pm ET on NBC. NBCUniversal will also stream the event live.