Megyn Kelly did not appear on her 9 AM iteration of Today and don't look for her tomorrow, as she seeks to return to her harder news roots, after driving another nail into the coffin that is her morning show career this week defending blackface Halloween costumes.
UPDATED: Megyn Kelly’s two-day bad streak just got worse. Deadline hears that the NBC News host who caused such a ruckus with her on-air remarks about blackface and her ensuing apology is no longer a client of CAA and will not be repped by UTA. Kelly has hired leading Hollywood attorney Bryan Freedman as she is…
Refresh for updates During a Megyn Kelly Today discussion this morning about offensive Halloween costumes and blackface during trick or treat season – and if the mental alarm bells weren’t already going off, they should have been – the host who once insisted Santa Claus is white dug herself a Halloween social media…
UPDATED with additional Davis TV news appearances:Lanny Davis, lawyer representing Donald Trump’s former longtime fixer/personal attorney/bullet-taker, spent this morning traversing the TV news landscape teasing that his client has information that would be "of interest" to special counsel Robert Mueller.
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, tonight features Cynthia McFadden interviewing three women who have accused Dustin Hoffman of sexual misconduct. Anna Graham Hunter, Cori Thomas and Kathryn Rossetter agreed to the interview, marking the first time they have come forward on TV.
Samantha Holvey, a Miss America contender in 2006; Jessica Leeds, who says Donald Trump groped her on a plane in the 1970s; and Rachel Crooks, a Trump Tower receptionist who said he kissed her on the mouth in 2005 restated their claims this morning during a group interview with NBC News’ Megyn Kelly during her Today…
NBC shared Nielsen stats this morning for both Megyn Kelly Today and her chief rival, ABC’s syndicated Live with Kelly and Ryan, showing that Megyn Kelly edged the duo’s talker in total viewers and the news demo.
Megyn Kelly Today clocked good/inconclusive numbers for her launch as the latest member of NBC News’ Today show franchise. Monday’s NBC unveiling of the former Fox News star logged 2.93 million total viewers, 917,000 of whom fell into the so-called news demo: adults 25-54.
UPDATED with video: Former Fox News Channel primetime star Megyn Kelly debuted in the 9 AM hour of NBC’s Today this morning, telling viewers “we will be dissecting the latest tweet from President Trump.”
“Oh wait!! We will not be doing that!” Kelly joked to her live studio audience from her new set at 30 Rock.