Megyn Kelly Tells NBC She ‘Refuses To Be Censored’ Amid Jane Fonda Rant Scandal
Megyn Kelly is picking a fight with everyone from Jane Fonda to her network bosses, and insiders warn her days at NBC could be numbered as a result, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal.
As Radar reported, Kelly recently created controversy when she awkwardly asked 80-year-old Fonda how much past plastic surgery she’s had through the years.
Fonda, in return, blasted Kelly for her inappropriate question.
Not to be outdone, Kelly, 47, went on the air on Jan.
22 to trash Fonda for lecturing her and then brought up the Grace & Frankie star’s Vietnam War scandal from the 1970s.
Going there and going after Jane.”
Now Kelly’s last remaining supporters at Today are abandoning her amid the scandal’s continuing fallout.
Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford “both had been very welcoming to Megyn in the beginning, but those days are over,” revealed the insider.
There has been a definite cooling off between the two.”
And the disdain for Kelly isn’t just behind the scenes.
“Things have been even more tense at Today after Hoda and Savannah [Guthrie] laughed at a joke Jane made last week during an appearance on the show that she made about Megyn,” noted the insider.
Unfortunately for Kelly, her actions have attracted the attention of top brass at the peacock.
Surprised by how petty and thin-skinned she is proving to be.”
It now remains to be seen how long — or even if — Kelly will survive at Today.
“Megyn has told Andy under no circumstances will she be censored in what say says on the air by NBC,” said the insider, adding, “No one thinks she is going to make it to May sweeps.”
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