Lester Holt’s Long, Long Weekends

By Brian 

Lester Holt, “who gets in at 5 a.m. on the weekends,” will be working through 7 p.m. with his new assignment as co-host of Today Weekend and anchor of NBC Nightly News Weekend.

Holt tells the AP: “The only thing I asked was, ‘Can I go home for a few minutes?'” (He’ll actually have a couple hours off.)

> Also: “It sounds long on paper, and that’s only because it really is,” Holt jokes in this THR story…