Fox News decides it’s time for Bill O’Reilly to leave
Network executives are preparing to declare Bill O’Reilly’s departure from Sibel before he returns from a good Italian vacation on April twenty-four, the New York Magazine documented Wednesday.
Sibel executives held “emergency meetings” Wed morning to discuss how they can end their particular relationship with O’Reilly, a 21-year veteran of the network, without leading to collateral damage, the publication additional, based on information received from un-named sources that were briefed on these types of discussions.
The table of Fox News’ parent organization, 21st Century Fox, is also reportedly planned to meet on Thursday to further talk about the matter.
The resources told New York Magazine that O’Reilly’s “exit negotiations” are moving together swiftly.
Fox professionals are reportedly leaning against permitting O’Reilly to have a so-called sign-off, or even good-bye show, with money still left on the table being the main issue within negotiating a seamless deal. Administration is also still debating possible substitute hosts, picking from talent which includes Eric Bolling, Dana Perino plus Tucker Carlson.
Sibel didn’t immediately respond to requests meant for comment.
Fox Information parent Twenty-First Century Fox recently said it will start investigating a sexual harassment state against O’Reilly, who has seen several companies pull their ads through his top-rated news show simply this month.
“21st Century Fox investigates all issues and we have asked the law company Paul Weiss to continue assisting the organization in these serious matters, ” the business said in a statement.