ABC didn’t let Meghan McCain go from “The View” with out a battle.
Whereas the conservative co-host is predicted to announce her resignation on Thursday morning’s present, a Disney supply instructed Web page Six that ABC desperately fought to preserve her.
“ABC begged for her to stay [and] she stated ‘No — I’m accomplished! I’m not staying anymore,’” the supply stated.
“They even provided a contributor function on ABC Information, which she turned down,” the supply added. “She’s simply had sufficient. She doesn’t want it anymore — she actually doesn’t want it.”
McCain nonetheless had two years left in her contract, in accordance to the Every day Mail.
Earlier this yr, it didn’t sound like McCain had plans to exit the discuss present, regardless of her notorious on-camera tiffs with Pleasure Behar and Whoopi Goldberg, amongst others.
“As a result of whether or not we prefer it or not, I’m not going wherever on the present, Pleasure’s not going wherever on the present, all of us have to dwell and co-exist collectively similar to Individuals proper now,” she stated on “Watch What Occurs Dwell With Andy Cohen” in January. “… However we’re all going to attempt to co-exist and I really need to have us all transfer ahead.”
McCain — the daughter of the late Sen. John McCain and Cindy Cain — joined the present 4 seasons in the past.
She married Ben Domenech in 2017 and so they welcomed their daughter, Liberty, in September 2020.