That day’s 8 AM hour is being billed as a nod to former Sen. Elizabeth Dole’s Hidden Heroes organization, which supports military caregivers.
But it’s also a plug for NBC’s first broadcast of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 26.
Hanks is not the only star power Today is trotting out: On May 23; Sheryl Crow will perform.
During Today’s special, Hanks and Dole will chat with Guthrie in front of a live audience of military veterans and their caregivers.
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