Brian Kilmeade quickly addressed Tucker Carlson’s split from Fox News as he took over as host of the Monday night show.
At what point has the Carlson show time slot arrived, the political commentator starts the newly named Fox News Tonight
said, “As you may have heard, Fox News and Tucker Carlson have agreed Parting ways.”
Kilmeade, co-host of Fox & Friends, then went on to “Wish Tucker all the best Tucker and I are good friends and always will be.”
On Monday, Fox News Media announced that they are parting ways with Host of Tucker Carlson Tonight, which airs weekly at 8pm This comes as a surprise to many as Carlson’s show is regularly voted the highest rated show for channel, sometimes used on all cable TV. It’s unclear what prompted the decision.
In a statement, the company said, “Fox News Media and Tucker Carlson have agreed to part ways. We thank him for his service to the network as host and prior to that as a contributor.” services.”
The final episode of the show, hosted by Carlson, will be filled in by guest hosts on Friday, according to Fox, until a replacement for the show is found, now saying For Fox News Tonight.
Carlson was scheduled to appear on Monday night’s show with Republican presidential nominee Vivi Vivek Ramaswamy — which the network had been promoting earlier in the day — but Kilmead continued with the interview.
Alex Weprin contributed to this story.