Katie Couric has announced that she will be doing the first on-camera interview with Manti Te’o since news of his “dead” girlfriend being a hoax came to light this past Wednesday.
— Katie Couric (@katiecouric) January 20, 2013
The interview with be televised on her show “Katie” on Thursday night. Portions of the taped interview will also be shown on “Good Morning America”.
Te’o did an off-camera interview with ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap Friday night, but many questions still remain. Te’o also reportedly chose Couric over Oprah Winfrey.
Manti Te’o reportedly turned down Oprah to interview with Katie Couric.Will air Thurs on her syndicated show.
— One Foot Down (@OneFootDown) January 20, 2013