THR reports that Chelsea Handler plans to leave the E! channel when her contract expires at the end of the year. This would bring an end to her Chelsea Lately talk show after eight years on the air.
According to her manager, Irving Azoff, “Chelsea intends to leave when her contract expires. She hired me to figure out life after E! We have at least seven suitors.”
Handler’s future plans could include a radio show, another weekly late-night show on television or on a digital platform.
An E! spokesperson respinded, “Chelsea has nine months left on her contract and E! will not comment on the future of Chelsea Lately at this time.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Chelsea Lately? Would you be sorry to see the show end? Would you follow Handler to another channel or platform?