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Hoda Kotb comes to the rescue of her co-star during family beach trip

The Today star is a doting mom to two children

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Hanna Fillingham
Hanna FillinghamUS Managing Editor
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Hoda Kotb is a doting mom to two young daughters, and used her superpowers this weekend to help a fellow parent, who also happens to be her co-star!

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The Today star shared a candid beach photo on Instagram showing her carrying Dylan Dreyer's little boy Ollie, which had a sweet backstory.

Dylan had also shared the image on social media, explaining to her followers that Ollie had a tantrum and didn't want to be held by anyone but Hoda.

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She wrote: "When your toddler is mid-tantrum and hates the thought of even being near you, just give him to @hodakotb #hodaforthewin #immediatelyasleep #hugsfordays."

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Today viewers were quick to comment on the presenters' sweet bond, with one writing: "I love it! Aunty Hoda for the save," while another wrote: "Just love that you all can help with each other's kiddos! What wonderful family, friends and work partners!" A third added: "So wonderful to know that you're all good friends off stage. Makes it real."

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Hoda Kotb saved the day as she looked after Dylan Dreyer's son Ollie

Hoda enjoyed spending quality time with Ollie too, writing on her own page alongside the same picture: "One of my favorite moments if the weekend... hugging @dylandreyernbc 's Ollie..."

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The TV star is incredibly close to all her co-stars and was one of the many famous faces to pay tribute this weekend following the death of former Today weatherman and host Willard Scott.

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The Today co-stars all all great friends

Hoda shared a picture of Willard alongside Al Roker – who worked closely alongside him for many years – and wrote: "Willard Scott we will miss you, RIP my friend xoxoxoxo."

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In fact, Hoda is on such good terms with her co-stars that she even referred to Al as part of her family last month.

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The mom-of-two was paying tribute to the NBC weatherman on his birthday, and shared a photo of them together with Hoda's mom and then-baby daughter.

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She wrote: "Happy bday to the man who is part of our family. love u @alroker."

Hoda is due to tie the knot with her fiancé Joel Schiffman in the near future and already revealed that her Today co-stars would be part of the special day.

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