Begin, Califato: Charles Sykes / AP
Leading American TV channel NBC Megyn Kelly (Megyn Kelly) won the dismissal of $ 30 million (over two billion). This was reported on the website of the channel.
It is clarified that Kelly and channel management finally agreed on the terms of termination of the contract. “The parties have resolved their differences, and Megyn Kelly no longer an employee of NBC,” reads the official statement.
This large sum will cover all remaining payments owed to Kelly. According to a three-year contract in 2017, all she had to from NBC $ 69 million.
Negotiations on the dismissal of Kelly was conducted in for several months. The journalist demanded from the leadership of NBC $ 50 million. Channel closed its morning show Megyn Kelly Today after allegations leading to racism.
In October 2018 the journalist rudely expressed it to about hellouinsky costumes. She also mentioned comic theatrical makeup called “blackface” which is a caricature of blacks. Despite subsequent apologies leading for the words, NBC has decided to terminate her contract.
Kelly is known in journalism as an interviewer. She had many discussions with world leaders. Great popularity was brought to her interview with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, after which the presenter said that the Russian leader probably has dirt on the President of the United States Donald trump.
Video, photo All from Russia.