Chelsea Handler 'Intends to Leave' E! This Year, Future of Chelsea Lately Uncertain

Chelsea Handler Leaving E!After seven years of hosting of E!’s Chelsea LatelyChelsea Handler is preparing to abandon her late-night roost in favor of other career options.

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“Chelsea intends to leave when her contract expires [at the end of the year],” Handler’s manager Iriving Azoff told The Hollywood Reporter. “She hired me to figure out her life after E! We have at least seven suitors and many ideas.”

Handler is reportedly weighing multiple options, including launching a new talk show on another network, or even making the leap to radio. She could also potentially shop Chelsea Lately around to other networks, according to our sister site Deadline. 

“Chelsea has nine months left on her contract and E! will not comment on the future of Chelsea Lately at this time,” E! said in a statement.

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