Lauer and Wife Angrily Deny Breakup Report

By Andrew Gauthier 


Matt Lauer and his wife Annette are blasting a report they have split, and the Today co-host calls the tabloid story alleging he had moved out of his family’s apartment “a work of fiction.”

“I am living in my apartment with Annette and my children as a family and a couple,” Lauer tells PEOPLE exclusively in an interview from France, where he’s been co-anchoring the NBC morning show from the Cannes Film Festival. “I have never moved out. I am not moving out. There is no truth to that.”


Annette Lauer says in a separate interview with PEOPLE, “Out of self respect, I want to stand up for our family and protect them.” More…