RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal that, according to sources, Matt Lauer and his wife Annette Roque are going full steam ahead with the divorce process after the disgraced Today host was fired amid shocking allegations of sexual misconduct.
"Matt has been in New York City over the weekend meeting with lawyers," an insider told RadarOnline.com.
While the former NBC co-anchor was raking in $20 million a year before he was canned, "Surprisingly he doesn't care about the money or the assets," noted the insider. "He thinks he will be back on TV again and can make back anything he has to pay" Dutch former model Roque.
"Matt is shockingly upbeat and almost seems relieved his marriage is over," added the source. "He thinks he can start over fresh in both his personal and professional life."
Roque, 51, has kicked her husband out of the estate they shared in the Hamptons .
As RadarOnline.com reported, Lauer, 60, isn't the only one who has met with legal experts . Though she has yet to file for divorce, a "grim-faced" Roque was spotted at the Manhattan law offices of Latham & Watkins on Dec. 20.
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As for Lauer, said the insider, "He is happy to no longer be living a lie."
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