11:58 PM EDT 09/16/2015
Originally posted 09/16/2015 10:40AM
After confessing that her maternal grandfather was a polygamist, Julie Chen shared another dark secret from the other side of her family on The Talk.
The Big Brother host, 45, revealed Tuesday that when she was a child, her father's mother tried to convince her parents to raise her cousin as their son because they had no male heir.
"In Chinese culture, giving birth to a boy is everything. It allows a family to continue the family name and all the traditional Chinese customs," said Chen, whose parents emigrated to the United States.
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Originally posted 09/03/2015 08:00AM
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Originally posted 06/24/2015 07:15AM
In fact, the host of Big Brother and The Talk has truly embraced the fact that she is known to some fans as "The Chenbot."
Originally posted 06/17/2015 08:00PM
An emotional Julie Chen spoke out on Wednesday's The Talk about the first transgender houseguest to appear on the 17th season of Big Brother.
Originally posted 04/15/2015 07:20AM
Kelly Osbourne Speaks Out About Fashion Police Exit: 'It Was the Five Best Working Years of My Life'
Originally posted 03/10/2015 07:50PM
Kelly Osbourne has broken her silence since leaving Fashion Police, with only good things to say about her five-year run.
The TV host, 30, made her first appearance since the announcement of her departure from E!'s fashion talk show, visiting CBS's The Talk to co-host a segment that aired Tuesday, alongside her mother, Sharon Osbourne, Julie Chen, Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood.
Originally posted 01/14/2015 05:45PM
Chen guest-stars in Monday's episode
Originally posted 01/07/2015 11:20AM
Julie Chen's about to move up from serving as a talk-show host to playing a U.S. ambassador – and it's going to get a little dangerous!
Originally posted 10/16/2014 02:15PM
The Talk and Big Brother host (and wife to CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves) says she's ok with "things being whispered behind my back."
Originally posted 10/16/2014 08:00PM
Julie Chen is no Chenbot.
Sure, the co-host of CBS' The Talk loves the Chenbot nickname that she earned while hosting the long-running reality show Big Brother, but she says it's been a long time since she looked and behaved like the robotic, picture-perfect newsreader from CBS' The Early Show, where she worked from 1999 to 2011.
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