News anchor Joshua Johnson is exiting his nightly NBC News program Now Tonight with Joshua Johnson just under one year since its debut on Dec. 6, 2021. Now Tonight with Joshua Johnson has been streaming nightly for the past year and aired its final episode at 8 p.m. Friday, according to Deadline. A spokesperson for NBC News told Deadline, “We’re heading in a new programming direction, which we’ll announce soon. We thank Joshua for his contributions and wish him all the best.”