Julie Chen is leaving her longtime stint on The Talk, reports Deadline. The decision comes one week after her husband, Les Moonves, stepped down from his position as CEO of CBS amidst accusations of sexual misconduct. Chen stayed on The Talk after the first wave of allegations came in July, all while publicly defend her husband. When a second wave emerged earlier this month, […]

No one was sure when Julie Chen would return to the airwaves after her husband, Les Moonves, was ousted as CEO of CBS in the wake of more sexual misconduct allegations. The answer turned out to be about four days. As per Variety, Chen appeared Thursday night on the latest live episode of Big Brother, where she resumed her job […]

A few hours after news broke that her husband Les Moonves is resigning from CBS, Julie Chen announced she will be taking a break as a co-host on the network’s The Talk. According to Deadline, season 9 of the show premiered Monday without Chen, but she will still be hosting Big Brother on Thursday. “I am taking a few days off from The Talk to […]

Les Moonves is leaving his position as CEO of CBS, Variety reports, after a new wave of sexual assault and harassment allegations surfaced. Chief operating officer Joe Ianniello will take over as interim CEO. The new New Yorker report, by Ronan Farrow, details claims against Moonves from six more women, on top of the allegations the journalist reported in July. […]

CBS chairman and CEO Les Moonves aggressively tried to damage Janet Jackson’s career after the 2004 “wardrobe malfunction” at the Superbowl. In a scathing account, sources who spoke on the condition of anonymity painted Moonves as a nasty businessman bent on inflicting revenge on Jackson after her breast was exposed during a Superbowl act with Justin Timberlake, the HuffPost reports. Timberlake tore […]

CBS has actually had history of firing employees who initiated sexual behavior and assault against others.   Details are currently sparse, but there’s reportedly a Ronan Farrow New Yorker piece coming on CBS chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, one of the most powerful men in media, including allegations of sexual misconduct. The Hollywood Reporter scooped the New Yorker’s scoop: “Sources […]