Julie Chen is married to Les Moonves.
And this is a rather awkward arrangement at the moment.
That's because Chen is a CBS host, likely best known for emceeing Big Brother; and Moonves is the just-ousted CBS President, who was recently removed from his position due to accusations of sexual misconduct.
Like we said: AWKWARD!
Chen briefly touched on this scandal back when news about it spread, but she hasn't said very much about it since.
Until the night of September 13, that is.
Julie Chen returned to CBS to host Big Brother on Wednesday night, and she sent a subtle — but pointed — message of solidarity to her husband, the network’s former CEO Leslie “Les” Moonves.
As she signed off from the show, she looked at the camera and said, “I’m Julie Chen Moonves. Goodnight.”
It was the first time that she has used the last name Moonves on the show — and it came just days after her husband was fired after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment.
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Julie Chen has finally broken her silence about husband Les Moonves after the longtime CBS CEO stepped down amid sexual harassment allegations. We've got the way she proved she's standing by her man.