Paula Faris Speaks Out About Rumored Feud With Her Former ‘The View’ Co-Host Whoopi Goldberg
- Journalist Paula Faris recently published a new book called Called: Why I traded two dream jobs for a life of true vocation.
- In this document, Paula talks about her decision to leave View in 2018.
- Although Paula and her former View the rumor that co-star Whoopi Goldberg was in gross terms, Paula clarified that she and Sister law star have a good relationship.
Paula Faris sets the record for his relationship with Whoopi Goldberg.
In the new memoirs of journalist ABC News, Called: Why I traded two dream jobs for a life of true vocation, Paula remembers when she started thinking about moving away from View, on which she co-hosted between 2015 and 2018.
“I started to realize that there was a growing disconnect between my incredible co-hosts (whom I still love all) and me,” she wrote. “The network had a set of expectations. My co-hosts had another set of expectations. I was caught in the middle and did not know how to reconcile the two. “
When you talk to People although, she clarified that it was not because of anything with Whoopi, despite what the rumor mill suggested: In 2016, there was a story that alleged that Whoopi was responsible for reducing the days when her “enemy” Paula appeared on the show. Whoopi vehemently denied the claims at the time, Tweeter, “I am not responsible 4 for firing or moving people or negotiating with my colleagues[‘] contracts. “
Paula told the publication that her decision to leave, in part, was due to the fact that she found it difficult to participate in the show’s discussions because of her journalism experience.
“I was trying to maintain my objectivity, but I was also trying to appease an audience that was used to and should expect strong opinions from co-hosts,” she told the channel. , adding that her bosses encouraged her not to share her political opinion. “I could never go, I felt like I was walking a tightrope and at any time I could say something that would totally derail my current career because, for me, my objectivity meant more to me than something else.”
On top of that, Paula has already said Good Housekeeping that she had gone through “hell months” due to several health problems.
“I went from a period of seven months when I had a miscarriage, [and] I had a concussion – someone threw something in my head while I was doing a live photo and it made me unemployed for three weeks, “she said.”[Then] the day I was allowed to go to work, I had a Car Accident. A few months later, I contracted the flu, and the flu turned to pneumonia. “She took all these difficult months as a sign that it was time to move on.
And so, Paula decided to leave the weekend office of Hello America and View in 2018, citing health issues and the desire to spend more time with family. But rest assured, she and Whoopi are doing very well.
“When my father died, she was one of the first people to reach out and ask me how I was,” said Paula. People. “She sent my family a large tray of food!”
She continued, “Whoopi is a loyalist, and once you’re in his corner, you’re not going anywhere. She will defend you fiercely, and I have the impression that this is where we are both today. I am truly grateful to have worked alongside someone of his stature. “