Source: Ann Oldenburg / USA Today
It’s “secret” week on The Talk. We heard Sharon Osbourne talk of her “flingy wingy” with Jay Leno. And on Tuesday, Aisha Tyler made everyone weep as she shared her struggles with infertility.
Wednesday was Julie Chen’s turn. She revealedthat she had plastic surgery years ago to change the look of her eyes.
“My secret dates back to — my heart is racing — it dates back to when I was 25 years old and I was working as a local news reporter in Dayton, Ohio,” she recalled.
She asked her news director if she could fill on for vacationing anchors over the holidays.
“And he said, ‘You will never be on this anchor desk, because you’re Chinese.’ He said ‘Let’s face it Julie, how relatable are you to our community? How big of an Asian community do we really have in Dayton? … On top of that because of your heritage, because of your Asian eyes, I’ve noticed that when you’re on camera, when you’re interviewing someone you look disinterested and bored because your eyes are so heavy, they are so small.’ ”
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