A Fox News medical contributor will interview President TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden campaign raises over M on day of VP debate Trump chastises Whitmer for calling him ‘complicit’ in extremism associated with kidnapping scheme Trump says he hopes to hold rally Saturday despite recent COVID-19 diagnosis MORE on camera Friday night for the first time since the president tested positive for COVID-19 last week.
Marc Siegel will conduct the interview remotely from New York, with Trump participating from the White House, Fox News said.
“[Trump] will discuss his current condition as well as his experience,” Fox News said in a statement Friday.
The interview will air on “Tucker CarlsonTucker CarlsonFox News Media signs three-book deal with HarperCollins in launch of publishing platform Fox News tops broadcast networks for first time in 3rd quarter Will Chis Wallace’s debate topics favor Biden over Trump? MORE Tonight” at 8 p.m.
The Hill has reached out to Fox about whether the interview will be broadcast live.
The president conducted two phone interviews on Thursday, with Fox Business anchor Maria BartiromoMaria Sara BartiromoThe Memo: Trump between rock and hard place on debates On The Money: Trump says talks on COVID-19 aid are now ‘working out’ | Pelosi shoots down piecemeal approach | Democrats raise questions about Trump tax audits Overnight Defense: Pentagon retracing steps of top officials after positive coronavirus case | Trump suggests Gold Star families could have infected him | VP debate brings up military topics MORE and Fox News host Sean HannitySean Patrick HannityTrump says he hopes to hold rally Saturday despite recent COVID-19 diagnosis Judge orders Twitter to reveal identity behind account that started Seth Rich conspiracy Fox News Media signs three-book deal with HarperCollins in launch of publishing platform MORE.
Trump revealed on Oct. 2 that he had been diagnosed with COVID-19 and was taken to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center later that day. He was discharged Monday evening and has been working from the White House.
The Trump campaign said Friday that the president may hold a rally as early as Saturday after his doctor indicated he would be well enough to do so.