BREAKING NEWS

Savannah Guthrie Admits Anxiety & Self-Doubt Amid Megyn Kelly Drama

May 1 2017, Updated 8:33 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Savannah Guthrie is gearing up for a bloodbath at TODAY — and confessed that she's "a combo platter of anxiety and calm" ahead of the impending drama.

Guthrie, 45, received a Matrix Award last night for her role as a woman in communications, and revealed in her acceptance speech that she suffers from crippling anxiety and self-doubt.

"I have worn my heart on my sleeve," she confessed to the audience. "I have wondered if I am good enough. I have felt like I am on the ballot every day. I have hated my hair. I have compared myself to others and lost."

Article continues below advertisement

"I am a combo platter, of anxiety and calm, confidence and doubt, fear and courage, vulnerability and invincibility, fragile-ness and solid granite strength," she added. "I am all of these things at once. What I believe, as a woman in this business, it's good to be tough, but it's even better to be you."

"When I really think about it, I return to the same thing over and over again — I've been lucky and I have been blessed. Being successful in your career is a really good thing, but it is not an ultimate thing. I'm at my best when I remember this and I'm at my worst when I do not."

She dedicated the last part of her speech to her 2-year-old daughter Vale.

As RadarOnline.com previously reported, Guthrie's position at TODAY is in jeopardy as Megyn Kelly joins the lineup later this year.

Stay with RadarOnline.com for more.

We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for RadarOnline.com? Email us at tips@radaronline.com, or call us at (866) ON-RADAR (667-2327) any time, day or night.

Advertisement

DAILY. BREAKING. CELEBRITY NEWS. ALL FREE.

© Copyright 2022 Radar Media Group LLC. RADAR and RADARONLINE are registered trademarks. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.