Lester Holt Anchors with His Son on NBC Chicago: ‘I invited myself to co-anchor the noon news’


By Merrill Knox Comment

Lester Holt joined his son, NBC Chicago anchor Stefan Holt, at the anchor desk for the station’s noon newscast today. “I invited myself to co-anchor the noon news on channel 5,” Lester admitted. “And he invited himself to Thanksgiving dinner as well,” Stefan added. Watch:

The Holts also took a few minutes out of the broadcast to reflect on Stefan’s decision to follow his father into the television news buisiness. Watch after the jump.