( CNN) Two years after she signed with the network amid much fanfare, Megyn Kelly and NBC have officially parted ways.
“The parties have resolved their differences, and Megyn Kelly “re no longer” an employee of NBC, ” the network said Friday night.
Talks about objective “Megyn Kelly Today” started before the blackface remarks, due to underperforming ratings and growing tensions between Kelly and NBC executives. But the Halloween controversy sealed her fate, according to sources familiar with the matter. Her talk show was cancelled within days, and her lawyer began negotiating the terms of her exit.