Manti Te'o and his parents to appear on 'Katie' in first on-camera interviewby jmaloni
Katie Couric's interview with Manti, Brian and Ottilia Te'o to air Thursday, Jan. 24, on "Katie"
Exclusive previews to broadcast across ABC News platforms
Katie Couric has scored the first on-camera interview with Manti Te'o for her nationally syndicated daytime talk show, "Katie." Couric will sit down with Te'o and his parents, Brian and Ottilia Te'o, who are speaking out for the first time on camera. The Notre Dame football star and Heisman Trophy runner-up has claimed he is the victim of a hoax, after it was revealed that his girlfriend never existed and her death was faked. Their conversation will broadcast on "Katie" on Thursday, Jan. 24, at 4 p.m. on WKBW Channel 7 (check local listings/orwww.katiecouric.com).
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