‘Dateline NBC’ Episode Guide (Jan. 29): Tom Brokaw’s Illustrious Career Highlighted

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‘Dateline NBC’ Episode Guide (Jan. 29): Tom Brokaw’s Illustrious Career Highlighted

“Tom Brokaw: The First 50 Years” (01/29/17) – NBC News will celebrate the 50th anniversary of veteran anchor and special correspondent Tom Brokaw with a two-hour special that features his most memorable highlights, famous interviews, never-before-seen moments and new conversations with special guests.

Brokaw’s in-depth conversations with A-list leaders of business, politics and culture include guests Oprah Winfrey, Bill Gates, Tom Hanks, Jon Stewart, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Colin Powell, David Letterman, Sheryl Sandberg, Lester Holt, Maria Shriver, Lorne Michaels, Nikki Haley, Jim Webb, Wes Moore and Thomas Friedman.

Dateline is NBC’s signature newsmagazine, bringing viewers storytelling at its best. The stories range from compelling mysteries to powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations. When major news breaks, they go to the scene, putting the pieces together to bring the viewer the full picture. And in every story they tell, they help the real people who lived the events share their journeys with the viewer.

On the air since 1992, Dateline is the longest-running prime-time program on NBC. Dateline’s work has been honored time and again with broadcast journalism’s highest awards.

Lester Holt is the principal anchor, joined by correspondents Andrea Canning, Hoda Kotb, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy.

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