Former NBCUniversal boss Bob Wright is sticking his neck out for embattled anchorman Brian Williams.

Wright says if NBC News had issues with some of Williams dramatics beyond the newscast, it should have said so when it first learned of them.

“Nobody wants to see NBC News damaged and if [news division brass] really had some issues, they should have confronted him at an appropriate time,” Wright told The Post on Monday.

“I’m a little surprised,” the 71-year-old executive said. “If you read that everyone knew about [the exaggerations], that no-one would have approached him? Everybody needs help, they should have approached him.”.................

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