NBC Newsman Tom Brokaw Battling Cancer

1B60CB3FFormer NBC Nightly News host Tom Brokaw is undergoing treatment for cancer, the network announced Tuesday.

Brokaw, now an NBC News Special Correspondent, was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer affecting blood cells in the bone marrow, back in August.

“With the exceptional support of my family, medical team and friends, I am very optimistic about the future and look forward to continuing my life, my work and adventures still to come,” Brokaw said in a statement. “I remain the luckiest guy I know.”

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  1. Lindasays says:

    Best wishes to Mr. Brokaw for a complete recovery. Always a class act.

  2. Pat says:

    I was so sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers go out to Mr. Brokaw and I hope that he will have a fast and speedy recovery from this cancer. He is without a doubt, ” A CLASS ACT”!

  3. maggie says:

    Best wishes to Mr. Brokaw for a speedy recovery.