Julie Chen is leaving “The Talk,” one week after her husband Les Moonves was ousted from his longtime role as chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation.

Chen was expected to announce her exit Tuesday.

“She has decided that her main focus needs to be clearing her husband’s name from accusations made 25 to 30 years ago and tending to her son,” a source told CNN of Moonves’ wife’s decision to step down from her role as co-host on the CBS daytime talk show.

Julie Chen is leaving “The Talk,” one week after her husband Les Moonves was ousted from his longtime role as chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation.

Chen was expected to announce her exit Tuesday.

“She has decided that her main focus needs to be clearing her husband’s name from accusations made 25 to 30 years ago and tending to her son,” a source told CNN of Moonves’ wife’s decision to step down from her role as co-host on the CBS daytime talk show.

However, she has not appeared on “The Talk” since Moonves exited CBS last Sunday, following sexual misconduct accusations from a dozen women. Chen said in a statement last Monday she was “taking a few days off from ‘The Talk’ to be with my family” and would be “back soon.”

But that didn’t stop her co-hosts from discussing the matter last week, with Sharon Osbourne saying, “obviously [Moonves] has a problem.”

Representatives for CBS, Chen, and “The Talk” did not immediately respond to request for comment. Endemol Shine, the studio behind “Big Brother,” had no comment on Chen’s status.

Chen has been drawn into Moonves’ troubles since they first became public. She was most recently called out by comedian Kathy Griffin, who told off the CBS personality on Twitter Sunday night.

“F— you and your misogynistic husband,” Griffin direct messaged Chen, signing off, “Bye bitch.”

Griffin also said Chen may have helped her husband attempt to bury Janet Jackson’s career following the singer’s infamous wardrobe malfunction on the CBS-broadcast Super Bowl.

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