Julie Chen leaving 'The Talk' following Les Moonves' exit

Julie Chen hosts Big Brother 20

Julie Chen announced Tuesday she is leaving her hosting gig on CBS's The Talk - almost a week after her husband, ex-CBS CEO Les Moonves, resigned amid several allegations of sexual harassment and assault against him.

Sources close to the popular morning talk show tell TMZ that Tuesday's show will include a videotape of Chen informing the in-house and television audience that she is quitting the show effectively right away. After the video ended, Gilbert said goodbye to Chen, speaking on behalf of the entire cast.

One of her co-hosts, Sara Gilbert, said "we love you, Julie", after the taped message was over and just before the show concluded.

During the September 10 season premiere, Chen's co-hosts held a conversation on the allegations against Moonves, during which time Sara Gilbert acknowledged that while she "always" supports Chen, this is "an important time in our culture". I want to thank everyone at the show for our wonderful years together. Husband Leslie Moonves had just stepped down as CEO of CBS Corp.

The most recent allegations against Moonves, which follow-up on original allegations made in late July, were published in The New Yorker, and reportedly range from the mid-1980s into the early 2000s. I fully support my husband, and I stand behind him and his statement'. Though she didn't directly address allegations against Moonves, she said, "I need to spend more time at home with my husband and our young son, so I've chose to leave 'The Talk'".

Chen then turned her attention to her co-hosts, telling Eve, "You're the newest one at the table, but I feel like I've known you forever". Her departure was emotional, as she held back tears in her pre-recorded message to fans. Chen also came out on "The Talk" and arrogantly criticized Jackson for the faux pas. Moonves acknowledged relations with three of the women but said they were consensual, and that he had never used his position to hurt women's careers.

Chen and Moonves have been married since 2004 and have an eight-year-old son, Charlie.

"He has always been a kind, decent and moral human being", she said. Veteran TV executive Phyllis Golden-Gottlieb told the magazine that Moonves once physically restrained her while forcing her to perform oral sex and, in later incidents, exposed himself to her and became physically violent.

Moonves denied the allegations and asserted that it was all part of a "concerted effort" to take him down.



Latest news

Browns to replace Gonzalez with Joseph at kicker
During his four seasons at Florida Atlantic, Joseph converted 57 of his 82 field goal attempts for a career percentage of.695. The bad: Everything else, with the most recent heartbreak coming in a 21-18 loss that gave the Browns a 0-1-1 record.

Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks to Washington Post about alleged sexual assault
In this regard, it's fair to note that Ford is a registered Democrat and a past contributor to some Democratic candidates. Ford, a clinical psychology professor at Palo Alto University, sent a letter describing the incident to Sen.

Jamie Carragher tells Marcus Rashford to leave Manchester United
If the Mourinho era at United were a rom-com - which it absolutely is not - Fellaini would be the leading man. As always there will be a live blog on this very page so make sure you bookmark it for Saturday.

TS Isaac less organised; gov'ts call off storm warnings, watches
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 175 miles. At 11 a.m., the storm was centered 485 miles (785 kilometers) southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina, moving at 15 mph (24 kph).

Apple unveils largest ever screen for new iPhone range
Both the variants are powered by Apple's latest A12 Bionic SoC, which is touted to be one of the first with a 7nm processor . As for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max lineup, Cook says, that it is "the most advanced iPhone we have ever created".

Lexus Starts Dropping Traditional Sideview Mirrors For Cameras
The Digital Outer Mirror will make its debut on the new Lexus ES in Japan, where it will go on sale in late October. Lexus says that this camera system removes bulky mirrors on the side of the vehicle cleaning up the view.

The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle
The A11 Bionic chipset in the iPhone X performed impressively against the competition, and the A12 Bionic is even more powerful. Today, we are compiling all the details of the new iPhone devices that have been launched.

Jaw-dropping images of Hurricane Florence from space
Here are some of the best images of Hurricane Florence by Gerst and Ricky Arnold, a fellow NASA astronaut living aboard the ISS .

Meghan Markle Lets Her Dog Poop on Kensington Palace Grounds
One insider tells the outlet that 'She's finding it hard to know who to trust'. "The ducha- can bow to the daddy". There have been reports that Meghan's mother Doria Ragland has been spending time with her daughter in London.

How big is Hurricane Florence, and answers to other questions
But his partner, Emily Whisler, said she will remain behind at the university where she is a resident in the psychiatry program. Even miles away from the Atlantic, North Carolina residents in low-lying areas are boarding up and emptying stores.

UEFA Nations League Roundup: Spain humiliate Croatia with thumping win
Enrique took over Spain after the team's elimination against Russian Federation in the round of 16 of the World Cup. Rodrigo scored after slipping past the Croatian backline on a through-ball from Asensio in the 49th minute.

Dual SIM iPhone confirmed
Another possibility is that Apple might also name the upcoming devices as iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Plus. The 6.5-inch OLED iPhone will supposedly be called iPhone XS Max , according to Mark Gurman.

Bottom drops out of Detroit Lions defense Monday night
Facing the Falcons , Nagle went 21-for-37 for a whopping 366 yards, two touchdowns, and finished with a 108.6 quarterback rating. What the New York Jets displayed on defense and special teams may have been even more encouraging for Darnold and his teammates.

Photo shows Trump pumping fists en route to September 11 memorial service
A man looks at the north reflecting pool, which sits in the footprint where the north tower of the World Trade Center once stood. In December, a would-be suicide bomber set off a pipe bomb in a subway passageway near Times Square, authorities said.

Incredible astronaut photos show hurricanes swirling in the Atlantic
Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 30 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 140 miles. The hurricane's impacts could range from a strong storm surge to flooding from torrential rainfall and hurricane-force winds.

Other news