“Good Day Wake Up” anchor Sukanya Krishnan instantly stop the present final week, posting on-line that it was “something I needed to do for myself and my family.” However Web page Six spies inform us that they witnessed a blowup between her and the producers on the morning that she walked out. And now we’ve realized that Krishnan’s contract was being renegotiated on the time of the alleged dispute.
A supply tells us that final Thursday — the morning Krishnan stop the early-morning Fox 5 present — “There were words exchanged [on the set], and then she had a meeting with management.”
We’re advised that after returning to set from the assembly, she began telling folks it might be her final day. “There was no goodbye, no mention on the show,” says the supply. “Everybody was shocked.”
She stuffed in on “Good Day New York” after “Wake Up” wrapped, co-anchoring with Rosanna Scotto, and was then escorted out of the constructing (which a rep says is normal coverage).
That afternoon, Krishnan — who appeared on the present for 2 years — posted on Fb that it was “something I needed to do for myself and my family. I needed to VALUE and OWN my self-worth,” concluding, “Loving myself and owning my life.”
Reached for remark, Krishnan advised us, “There was no blowup — it was all amicable.”
She added, “It’s a business decision and [everybody who appears on TV] makes their own decision. I got offered a new contract, I weighed it with my husband and family and it wasn’t the right decision for me.”
Reps for Fox inform us of the scenario, “She wanted to resign and take her life another way. I respect that. There was no drama here. There was no blowup whatsoever.”
In the meantime, the present’s different anchor, Jennifer Lahmers, has additionally left to affix the community’s revamped superstar newsmagazine, “Extra, Extra,” so we’re advised that Fox is “scrambling” to seek out replacements.