Did Megyn Kelly broadcast her last show on NBC?
Kelly did not host her show on Thursday morning. The network replaced their live broadcast with an episode previously recorded.
"Given the circumstances, Megyn Kelly Today will be on tape for the rest of the week," said NBC News spokeswoman on Thursday morning. Doubts after Blackface comments in doubt "class =" media__image "src =" http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181024133610-kelly-roker-melvin-split-restricted-large-169.jpg " />
Another source said Kelly's show will end, but negotiations on the end date and other details are still in progress.
It is scheduled to attend the election night of the network coverage in two weeks, but now that is in the Air.
According to the sources, Kelly separated from her talent agency CAA and she hired attorney Bryan Freedman, said Freedman to meet with NBC executives on Friday.
The decision to hire a lawyer could sign a protracted battle over its contract, which is said to be $ 23 million a year, and is in the middle of the second year of a three-year contract.
Talks about the dropping of Kelly's nine o'clock in the morning show the controve Review this week about her offensive comments on black Halloween costumes.
NBC News staff called their show a "disaster" well before this controversy.
And Kelly has been openly challenging the newsroom management, including the chairman of NBC News, for months.
NBC News spokespersons refuse to comment on their future on the network, and most of the newsroom staff stay there The darkness of what's happening on the show.
Kelly started her show on Wednesday with an apology for the comments made the day before. Her audience gave her a standing ovation, but the disappointment in NBC News is deep and will not pass so quickly. Al Roker and Craig Melvin criticized Kelly's comments on Wednesday at 7am "Today." And Lack condemned her comments at a meeting of the town hall at 1
1 o'clock in the morning.