UTA no longer represents Lara Logan, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed.
Watch TV personality compare infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci with Nazi doctor Josef Mengele in an episode of Fox News Primetime aired late last year, UTA severed ties with Logan a few weeks ago, according to a representative for the talent agency.
On November 29, Logan appeared on Peak and issued a statement about how others are said to have criticized Fauci for his handling of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
“This is what people tell me, that he doesn’t represent science to them – he represents Josef Mengele, the Nazi doctor who performed experiments on Jews during the War World War II and in concentration camps,” she said at the time. . “And I’m talking about how people all over the world are saying this, because the response from COVID, what it’s done to countries everywhere, what it’s done to civil liberties. problems, suicide rates, poverty – it has wiped out economies.”
During an appearance on MSNBC’s All in aired in December, Fauci said he was “astonished” that Logan’s comments on Fox News did not lead to disciplinary action from the network.
Logan, 50 years old, is a former 60 minutes reporter parted ways with CBS News in 2019. That same year, she started hosting the show Lara Logan has no agenda on Fox’s streaming service Fox Nation.
Fox News did not immediately respond to a request for comment or an update on her status with the company. Mediaite was the first to report that she had been removed from her agency.