(NBC News) – NBC News finally confirmed what other media outlets had already reported. Megyn Kelly Today will not be returning to the network.
The 9 a.m. hour of Today will be a new format hosted by other co-hosts of the morning news broadcast.
Kelly’s exit from the channel is in negotiation. The backlash came after Kelly made controversial statements about blackface.
JUST IN: NBC News spokesperson: “Megyn Kelly Today is not returning. Next week, the 9 a.m. hour will be hosted by other TODAY co-anchors.”
— NBC News (@NBCNews) October 26, 2018