David Feherty to Interview President Obama for Olympics on NBC

David Feherty to Interview President Obama for Olympics on NBC

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David Feherty will interview Barack Obama as part of NBC's coverage of the Rio Olympics.
Via NBC

David Feherty has interviewed two former presidents and will soon be able to add a sitting president to that list. Feherty announced he will interview Barack Obama as part of NBC’s coverage of the Olympic Opening Ceremony, a job he was shocked to learn he would get. He said he isn’t actually sure why it happened. 

“I have absolutely no idea, but he loves to play golf and I guess that he watches the show,” he told Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show. “Actually I don’t know the answer to the—I have no idea why.” 

Feherty added that it will be a great honor for him. 

Watch the clip below via The Tonight Show‘s YouTube page.