The Sport Illustrated model, who is married to R&B star John Legend, has reportedly joined the list of contenders to replace Kelly Osbourne, who quit the show last week after 5 years within the wake of co-host Giuliana Rancic’s debatable comments regarding Zendaya Coleman’s dreadlocks at the Oscars.
But a supply claims the Sports Illustrated beauty, who has oft sparked controversy with her outspoken posts on social media, faces stiff competition from pregnant ‘Glee’ star Naya Diego Rivera.
The insider told UsMagazine.com: “Naya is talking to E! regarding being on ‘Fashion Police’.They are extremely intrigued, particularly since she was so controversial throughout her ‘The View’ appearances and got so much press.”
Amber Rose has conjointly been approached regarding the desirable job, however producers are still deliberating regarding what direction to take the series once it returns to E! later this month.
Another supply said: “They are thinking they could simply use subs the next few months, and not rush to make a decision.”
News that the 31-year-old model, who antecedently dated Kanye West for 2 years till 2010, is being thought of for the role is unlikely to take a seat well together with her rival Khloé Kardashian, who is also said to be in negotiations.
The pair got into a heated war of words on Twitter last month when Amber blasted the ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ star’s younger half-sister kylie jenner, 17, for dating 25-year-old rapper Tyga and branded her older sister Kim Kardashian West a “w***e.”