David Feherty to Interview President Obama for Olympics on NBC

July 28, 2016

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.