Tucker Carlson and Fox News ‘agree to part ways’ effective immediately, final show was Friday

In what proves to be a bombshell development, Fox News announced abruptly on Monday that the network was parting ways with popular prime-time host Tucker Carlson, effective immediately.

“FOX News Media and Tucker Carlson have agreed to part ways,” Fox News said in a statement. “We thank him for his service to the network as a host and prior to that as a contributor.”

Carlson’s last program was Friday and he gave no indication in handing off to host Sean Hannity that anything was afoot. In fact, he told viewers, “We’ll be back on Monday, see you then.”

“Fox News Tonight” will fill the 8 p.m. EST slot that Carlson occupied, as an “interim show helmed by rotating FOX News personalities until a new host is named,” the network said.

Carlson delivered the keynote address at The Heritage Foundation’s 50th-anniversary gala on Friday night and spoke about the battle for America being one between good and evil.

“What you’re watching is not a political movement,” Carlson said of the politics on the left. “It’s evil.”

Carlson’s now-former Fox News colleagues seemed to be surprised in reporting the news on air Monday:

As for what’s next, the rumors are already flying…



Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!

Success! Thank you for donating. Please share BPR content to help combat the lies.


We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.

PLEASE JOIN OUR NEW COMMENT SYSTEM! We love hearing from our readers and invite you to join us for feedback and great conversation. If you've commented with us before, we'll need you to re-input your email address for this. The public will not see it and we do not share it.

Latest Articles