NBC News Fires Senior VP Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

NBC News has fired its senior vice president after two women accused him of sexual harassment, The Hollywood Reporter reported Tuesday. “We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with more than one woman at NBCU, which violated company policy. As a result he has been dismissed,” an NBC News spokesperson said. Zimmerman, who had been with the network since 2004, booked guests for the Today show and led the booking department since 2014.