CBS extended The Talk’s hiatus for yet another week after Osbourne was accused of frequently calling former co-host Julie Chen a wonton and slanty eyes. The CBS daytime conversation show The Talk is going back to screens on Monday following a month-long hiatus after Sharon Osbourne left the program in the middle of controversy. Osbourne’s departure came following a heated exchange in between herself and co-host Sheryl Underwood over a debate that saw her spring to the defense of her good friend, and fellow Brit, Piers Morgan, over allegations of bigotry.
Monday’s show featuring Sheryl Underwood, Carrie Ann Inaba, Amanda Kloots, and Elaine Welteroth is to resume featuring a conversation about race and healing. The Talk has actually been on a month-long hiatus following the heated on-air argument however Osbourne was essentially forced to quit the program. Osbourne and Underwood got into a heated exchange over Osbourne’s assistance for her friend Piers Morgan, who has come under fire for comments he made about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry.
Previously this week, Piers Morgan applauded Osbourne for protecting his right to a viewpoint even at the cost of her job, implicating CBS of hypocrisy for forcing her out at The Talk. Sharon Osbourne left The Talk after defending her pal Piers Morgan’s criticism of Meghan Markle. She demanded her black co-host, Sheryl Underwood, explain her claim that Morgan’s criticism was racist.
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The guidance comes too late for Osbourne who required to leave the program following the fallout on March 10th, after which the program was put on hiatus. CBS said Osbourne had decided to leave the program after an evaluation that found in part that Sharon’s habits toward her co-hosts throughout the March 10 episode did not line up with their values for a respectful work environment. The network stated its internal questions said the program’s co-hosts, including Osbourne and Underwood, were not effectively prepared by the show’s team for a conversation on race.
But it said there was no proof found to support Osbourne’s claim CBS purchased she be confronted about her assistance of Morgan. On The Talk, Osbourne protected Morgan in an on-air dispute with co-host Sheryl Underwood, which turned warmed as Osbourne demanded Underwood to educate her on how Morgan is racist. Osbourne later on issued an apology for her panicked defense of Morgan.
CBS stated it had conducted workshops and training about equity, addition, and cultural awareness for the hosts, producers, and crew. CBS acknowledges the network and studio groups, along with the showrunners, are accountable for what occurred throughout that broadcast as it was clear the co-hosts were not appropriately prepared by the personnel for a complex and delicate conversation including race. During this hiatus, CBS is coordinating workshops, listening sessions, and training about equity, inclusion, and cultural awareness for the hosts, producers, and team.
Going forward, CBS is recognizing strategies to boost the producing personnel and producing treatments to much better serve the hosts, the production and, ultimately, their viewers.
In scenarios like this, you are constantly going to get individuals who you have had disagreements with in the past, people who have got axes to grind, who come out of the woodwork and they will come out with their BS, and that is it. Morgan, who is a buddy of Osbourne’s, left Good Morning Britain after saying he did not believe Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, when she said in an interview that she had considered suicide when unhappy with her life in Britain’s Royal Family. During the discussion of Morgan, Underwood asked Osbourne, what would she say to people who may feel that, while she is waiting her good friend, it appears that she gave validation or safe house to something that he has said that is racist, even if she does not concur.
Osbourne replied angrily, utilizing words that were bleeped out, and said she felt like she was being positioned on the electrical chair for having a buddy that some individuals think is racist. Underwood, who is black, pushed back and implicated Osbourne of downplaying Morgans remarks. Osbourne furiously denied the allegations.
Of course, it is a pile on. Individuals wish to include fuel to the fire and it features the territory which is great. Being implicated of bigotry is no joke. Now they get their sweet revenge. Osbourne gained TELEVISION fame with the 2002-2005 reality show The Osbournes which she starred and produced in alongside her heavy-metal rock star hubby, Ozzy Osbourne, and 2 of their 3 kids.
Sharon Osbourne, a manager for her spouse and other artists, was a judge on the British talent show The X Factor and on America’s Got Talent.
After The Talk went on hiatus accusations emerged that Osbourne had made otherwise crass or racist remarks about co-hosts behind the scenes at the show. Former co-stars Julie Chen and Leah Rimini publicly came out to grumble that Osbourne once referred to Chen as a wonton and Rimini as being ghetto. A report from Yashar Ali likewise declared that Osbourne called former co-host Sara Gilbert a fish eater, amongst other things; Gilbert is a lesbian.
When it truly mattered, when the chips were down for Morgan, Osbourne was there, she was a devoted good friend, he stated of her.