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Jane Fonda, Who Had Her Own Problems With Megyn Kelly, Weighs In on Kelly’s Firing by NBC

Nov 2, 2018  •  Post A Comment

Actress Jane Fonda, who famously clashed with Megyn Kelly over an appearance by Fonda early in Kelly’s run as an NBC morning show host, commented about Kelly’s “mistakes” and her abrupt firing last week by NBC.

“I wanted her to make it — I did,” Fonda said. “That’s always how everyone learns, is through making mistakes.”

Fonda’s comments, posted today by “Entertainment Tonight,” came while the veteran actress was on the red carpet at the Women’s Media Center Awards in New York City.

Readers may recall that Fonda’s feathers were ruffled when Kelly asked her about plastic surgery during an appearance by Fonda and her “Our Souls at Night” co-star Robert Redford back in September 2017 on “Megyn Kelly Today.” The awkward interview was one of the first in a series of incidents that were widely perceived as missteps by Kelly during her NBC tenure.

Here’s a clip of Fonda’s latest comments, posted by “ET” …

And here’s a report by “ET” from back in September 2017 on the “plastic surgery” interview …

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