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For Meredith Vieira – If It’s Monday, It’s Washington

Last week, the Today show’s Meredith Viera was in Los Angeles sitting down with Susan Boyle (airing Wednesday), today Vieira was in Washington sitting down with Pres. Obama (airing tomorrow) and by next Monday she’ll be sitting in a canoe in Lake George, NY as part of “Today Takes a Vacation.”

But wait. There’s more. Vieira also talked with Ryan O’Neal this morning for his first interview since the death of Farrah Fawcett. That interview also airs tomorrow.

As for the vacation series, the “Today” anchors are heading to four destinations across the country.

• On Monday, Vieira and Ann Curry will be at the Sagamore Resort in Lake George.
• Tuesday, Matt Lauer and Al Roker head to the southernmost point in the United States, Key West.
• Wednesday, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb will be live in San Antonio.
• On Friday Natalie Morales and Amy Robach broadcast live from Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas.

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NBC Rushes Farrah Fawcett Special To Air; Will Run Against ABC’s Barbara Walters Special

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After the news of her death, NBC scheduled a “Dateline NBC” special on Farrah Fawcett, called “The Life and Death of an Angel.”

The hour-long tribute at 10pmET/PT will share recent interviews with Ryan O’Neal, Alana Stewart, her dad, sister, fellow “Charlie’s Angel” Kate Jackson, and never before aired parts of a 1997 interview with Stone Phillips.

Tomorrow night at 9pmET/PT NBC News will re-broadcast “Farrah’s Story,” the two-hour documentary about Fawcett’s battle with cancer which first aired in May.

> Earlier: ABC Rushes Barbara Walters Farrah Fawcett Special to Air

“Farrah’s Story” Gets Hollywood Premiere

Farrah_5.14.jpgThe NBC News production “Farrah’s Story” had a Hollywood premiere last night at the Paley Center in Los Angeles. In attendance, Alana Stewart and Ryan O’Neal (pictured), Melanie Griffith, Jacqueline Bissett, Farrah’s team of doctors, several close friends and family. NBC SVP of specials Doug Vaughan introduced Fawcett’s friend Alana Stewart who then introduced the film.

“Farrah’s Story” which airs tomorrow night on NBC at 9pmET/PT, is a personal look at Fawcett’s two and a half year battle with cancer which was shot with her own home video camera.

More on the special here…