For Al Roker, today is all sunlight and rainbows.
The Today host is formally a grandfather. His child Courtney Roker Laga ( whom he embraced with ex-wife Alice Bell) brought to life a healthy infant lady on Monday July 3. Courtney and her partner Wesley Laga— who were wed in 2021– called their very first kid, Sky Clara Laga
Al’s Today colleagues shared the delighted news on-air July 4, throughout which Sheinelle Jones talked about the aptness of infant Sky’s name, “That’s really cute that his first grandchild’s name is Sky. How cute is that?”
The long time weather condition anchor informed his associates that “everyone’s doing well and the family couldn’t be happier.”
Courtney likewise validated the news to Today com, sharing in a text, “We are extremely excited to welcome a new member into our family and start this next chapter in our lives. We feel truly blessed and excited for our little miracle.”
News of Al’s upcoming function as a grandfather was very first shared on-air inMarch “For this grandchild, I’m going to be the best grandpa ever,” the 68- year-old stated throughout the March 15 episode of Today “Because I’m going to do whatever I can to spoil this kid.”