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Dad-son anchors Lester and Stefan Holt set for special Father’s Day

Every weekday at 4 p.m., NBC “Nightly News” anchor Lester Holt and his son Stefan Holt, who is the co-anchor of NBC 4 New York’s 4 p.m. newscast, come together at 30 Rock to film a teaser for the upcoming nightly broadcast. “There’s a three-minute commercial break, so we do a quick catch up,” Lester, 60, says. “It’s funny to see my co-workers react,” says Stefan, 32, “because they say, ‘That’s Lester Holt, the “Nightly News” anchor.’ But he is also my dad. We have a cool relationship as colleagues, but first and foremost, he’s my dad.” Together, the father-and-son news duo have covered world-moving events like Fidel Castro’s funeral and wildfires in California. But last week, while Lester was on as ...