Gayle King Weighs in on Megyn Kelly Blackface Controversy

Megyn Kelly and Gayle King

"An NBC spokesperson has finally said, "'Megyn Kelly Today' is not returning".

"NBC confirmed in a statement Friday that the morning show has been canceled, saying,"'Megyn Kelly Today" is not returning.

The ratings weren't great, either: Megyn Kelly Today was regularly topped by rival Live!

Megyn Kelly has a new defender in her corner as she heads towards a potential exit at NBC: Catholic League president Bill Donahue.

"Megyn remains an employee of NBC News and discussions about next steps are continuing", Freedman said.

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The announcement follows reports that Kelly was on the way out.

Multiple factors explain Kelly's impending exit from NBC.

"Today" aired a segment about Kelly's comments, which included critical tweets and a clip of Kelly's 2013 on-air comments on Fox News insisting that Santa Claus was white.

Her comments prompted criticism online, even among her fellow NBC colleagues.

The network on Friday again aired a repeat of "Megyn Kelly Today" just as it did Thursday following this week's controversy over her comments about blackface.

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Kelly signed a three-year contract with NBC last year worth a reported $69 million, but she will not serve it out in full now, as her short tenure with the network was loaded with controversy.

Interestingly, the network did not say that they were parting with Kelly for good. Because truly you do get in trouble if you are a white person who puts on blackface at Halloween or a black person who puts on whiteface for Halloween.

At issue, according to The Hollywood Reporter: the payout of the remainder of her multi-million-dollar contract, and the length of her non-compete clause, which will determine where she could go next. One of Kelly's first interviews on her NBC show was with the cast of the TV show "Will & Grace". "When I was a kid, that was OK as long as you were dressing up like a character".

"Megyn Kelly is done", one source, named as an NBC executive, said.

She had an edge from the beginning of the offending segment, where she discussed Halloween costumes with a panel that included Jenna Bush Hager, Melissa Rivers and Jacob Soboroff.

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NBC News Chairman Andrew Lack condemned the remarks in a staff meeting, according to a report on the network's "Today" morning show on Friday. She seemed to find her footing, though, by focusing episodes on victims of sexual harassment as those stories came to the forefront.

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