The star actor allegedly left after expressing displeasure with listening to a clip of his own acting—a fear Driver has repeatedly voiced in the past.
High-level staffers at the company that now owns ex-Gawker sites like Jezebel and Deadspin complain their new leader is destroying a famously freewheeling culture.
CNN fears being eclipsed on the web by Fox News, and the network apparently wants digital staffers to occasionally emulate their rival’s coverage decisions.
The morning show aired a montage last week to honor its famous studio—but several famous and controversial hosts were absent.
The six-part miniseries, starring Russell Crowe as Ailes and Naomi Watts as Gretchen Carlson, offers a surface-level portrait of the TV exec—and lets his henchmen off the hook.