A Preview Of Couric’s May 31 Farewell

By Brian 

NBC is starting to promote Katie Couric‘s final day on ‘Today. “On Wednesday, May 31 (7-10AM) America will get to say thank you and farewell during a very special broadcast of Today, Couric’s final show,” a very perky press release said this morning.

“Her farewell show” will include a look back at Couric’s “most notable interviews, the most memorable moments and of course, the most talked about hair-do’s. Viewers will learn about her favorite moment, and her most embarrassing one.”

Today “friends and family” will say goodbye. Special performances are planned by Tony Bennett, Martina McBride, Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty from the Broadway musical “Wicked,” and the cast of the Broadway musical “Jersey Boys.” Couric will meet the winner of her biggest fan contest, too…