Page Six hints at some serious beef between Chris and Lena, writing that the two have been "butting heads." The leave was incredibly fast, and — it appears — tension-filled, with the source quoted as saying, "He didn’t like the direction things are going in, which seems a bit odd since the show put him on the map.” Yeesh. The move does seem to be official, with Chris' rep confirming the departure.
This isn't the only major change: It also is reported the writing staff is getting upended as well, with a healthy dosage of new male scribes. Things that make you go hrmmm...(Page Six)
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