The View simply angered many followers when their interview with Oscar winner Morgan Freeman unexpectedly ended after he was given solely six and a half minutes to speak.
The actor got here to the ABC morning present on October 25 to speak about his Netflix docuseries Life on Our Planet. As Morgan mentioned his insights whereas making the present with hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Pleasure Behar, Sara Haines, Sunny Hostin and Alyssa Farah Griffin, folks could not assist however be enthralled with what he needed to say. Whereas the women have been all eager on holding him round to listen to extra of his ideas on the topic, Whoopi shocked everybody when she interrupted the dialog. As she defined to the viewers (and Morgan), producers prompted her to finish the phase after they used the allotted time to talk with him on the air.
“I had a query, however we have run out of time,” she interjected in a clip that was uploaded on YouTube. “Hear, that is extraordinary, this documentary. Please preserve making all the documentaries that your fingerprints are on. We thanks for coming — you are all the time welcome at this desk.”
Whereas it appeared that Morgan was all proper with ending his time on The View sooner than maybe anticipated, longtime viewers did not agree. What’s extra, they proceeded to bombard the present on-line to voice how they should not have allowed the phase to finish so abruptly.
“If anybody deserves two segments, it is Morgan Freeman,” one particular person wrote on YouTube. “6 Minutes ain’t [going to] be ENOUGH … FOR THE ALMIGHTY MORGAN FREEMAN!!!” one other exclaimed. “How does this legend solely get 6 minutes? Severely? Wow! I’m so confused. He’s simply getting began,” a special follower shouted.
After watching the clip for ourselves, we will not say we aren’t bummed to see Morgan bow out of The View early. However we’ll preserve our fingers crossed to see him again on our TVs very quickly!