NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 22: Co-host Matt Lauer appears on NBC's "Today" at the NBC's TODAY Show on August 22, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

The TODAY Show issued a statement moments ago from Matt Lauer as he responds to his firing from NBC News.

Matt said: “There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions…”

Watch the full statement below.