Fired for racism, the presenter demanded $ 50 million

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in Photobacterium NBC News Megan Kelly. Archival photoFired for racism, the presenter demanded $ 50 million© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

Dismissed from the NBC TV presenter Megyn Kelly demanded that the TV company to $ 50 million, says TMZ.

The publication notes that prior to the termination of the contract, whose term would end after a year and ten months, the journalist has received 25 million dollars a year. According to the magazine, the lawyer of the TV presenter Brian Friedman is going to call the broadcaster from the requirement to pay Kelly all salary due her under the contract.

Earlier media reported that broadcaster NBC fired journalist who took in 2017 interview Putin for statements about «excessive political correctness in the United States.» According to the Daily Mail, the amount for which Kelly could count in case of refutation of a violation on her part, could be $ 69 million.