Who took the interview, Putin TV presenter will leave NBC with $30 million compensation
TV presenter Megyn Kelly and NBC News have agreed on terms for her dismissal, reports the American channel. “The parties have resolved their differences, and Megyn Kelly no longer an employee of NBC,” reads the official statement of the company.
According to NBC, Kelly will receive a payment of $30 million This amount represents the balance of her three-year contract for $69 million.
In October 2018, it became known that NBC decided to part ways with Kelly in connection with her review in the author’s show. Broadcast their transmission Kelly said that a white U.S. citizen may not for Halloween use black makeup, not being the object of criticism. Similar problems, in her opinion, will face African Americans. Later, Kelly apologized live for their words.
In June 2017. Kelly was the moderator for the St. Petersburg international economic forum. The presenter spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin — the plenary and outside the forum in the format of an interview. The second time an interview with the Russian President, she took in the spring of 2018, after Putin was presented to the Federal Assembly of the latest Russian weapons.