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Megyn Kelly laughs off negative reviews

30 September, 2017, 15:42 | Author: Priscilla Morrison
  • Jane Fonda brutally shuts down US TV host Megyn Kelly over plastic surgery remarks

There were several mishaps throughout the week, and these did not go unnoticed.

But it's a bad look for a new show, one already harshly derided by critics.

Megyn Kelly could have done anything she wanted after exiting Fox.

During her premiere show, Kelly brought on the cast of Will & Grace, the newly rebooted sitcom about gay lawyer Will and his best friend, straight woman Grace.

On Friday morning, however, Kelly tried to laugh off the negative reviews from the media.

But just three episodes in, her celebrity guests seem to find the show anything but uplifting. In response to an Instagram commenter who asked the actress why she and her castmates appeared on Kelly's show, Messing revealed that she believed she was making a stop on Today Show and was "dismayed" by Kelly's remarks.

"Most of my clothes came from J.C. Penney", she said matter-of-factly.




Fonda appeared with Robert Redford on "Megyn Kelly Today" on Wedesnday to promote their new film, "Our Souls at Night". Fonda quickly changed the subject by interjecting something about her movie.

"You kind of have a choice in life when you get close to 80 or even before then, what you want to do with your life", Fonda said to Kelly, pivoting away from plastic surgery. Or perhaps she does, and she just wants to endear herself to her female viewers by asking questions that make them want to scratch her eyes out.

Things did not improve much for the rest of the week. The taped interview didn't seem that exciting.

While Kelly was criticized for her first week's performance, she still had supporters.

The segment ended a rollercoaster week for the program, which now serves as the third hour of NBC's daily "Today" show lineup.

"I think I've asked that question, too", Guthrie said.

The Daily Beast called Megyn's first week a train wreck and a disaster. "And they'll say: 'Oh, I have this fantastic new diet.' Without naming their patients, doctors have said to me: 'I've done a major face-lift and liposuction on somebody and she's putting it down to diet on TV!'"

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