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Willie Geist on his Dad Bill Geist’s Battle with Parkinson’s

Two Geists were on two different network morning shows today.

MSNBC’s Willie Geist is subbing for Matt Lauer this week on “Today” while on “CBS This Morning,” Willie’s dad Bill Geist talked about his battle with Parkinson’s, which he revealed on “CBS Sunday Morning.” See it after the jump.

On “Today” Willie took a few minutes to talk about his dad and that announcement on Sunday. “That was my most proud day with my dad. That was not easy for him because I know what he’s gone through over the years to deal with it. So, very proud and more proud that he’s going to now help people.”

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