The Bravo head, who replaced Griffin on CNN’s New Years Eve Stay program after she was fired for posing for a photo with a bloody head that resembled President Donald Trump, appeared on Howard Stern’s SiriusXM present on Wednesday, Could 16. Searching for an optimistic outlook on their rift, he stated, “She’s like, promoting out all these venues. She’s having an enormous … she likes to have a comeback, she loves publicity. Every little thing’s good for her.”
“Do you are feeling utilized in a method? Sure, you bought the job on CNN, however why shouldn’t you get that job?” Stern inquired.
“You realize what, for those who put it that method … I acquired the job on CNN, I’m on Bravo all these hours. I get it. So hate me,” he answered. “I’ll be that man for you, if it makes you cheerful and provides you peace.”
“I’m simply not going to take it on,” the Love Connection host, 49, continued earlier than including, “I’m at peace. I’m a lover, not a fighter.”
Cohen and the All of a sudden Susan alum, 57, had labored collectively for a number of years when the comic’s present Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D Record aired on Bravo. Nevertheless, tensions arose in October 2017 after the Andy Cohen Diaries creator jokingly pretended he didn’t know who she was following information of him changing Griffin on the CNN program, which she cohosted with Anderson Cooper on and off for over a decade.
He later explained that he was quoting Mariah Carey‘s well-known “I don’t know her” line about Jennifer Lopez — however the harm was completed. Griffin blasted Cohen shortly afterwards, tweeting that he’s “deeply misogynistic” and handled her “like a canine” once they labored collectively. She additionally posted a lengthy YouTube video claiming that Cohen provided her medication on the set of Watch Occurs Stay With Andy Cohen, which a Bravo spokesperson stated was unfaithful.
The previous Vogue Police cohost’s friendship with Cohen wasn’t the only one that suffered after her Trump photograph scandal. Cooper took to Twitter to announce he was “appalled” by the “disgusting and utterly inappropriate” photograph, and he started to distance himself from Griffin shortly after. A source told Us Weekly in December that she is “nonetheless actually heartbroken” that their friendship dissolved.
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