"And so, we stand with her". News, left the company in December over what she says was a large pay gap compared with a male co-host.
Opening up about the hard decision to leave after just shy of 12 years on the network, Catt told PEOPLE: "Up until this point, I mean it really has been a dream job - Literally a dream job".
In speaking with Rancic, Messing, sporting black like nearly all of her fellow stars, also explained why she feels the Time's Up movement, created to combat sexual harassment, is important.
Kidman wins second Globe for Lies series
Nicole Kidman took home the award for best actress for her role as Celeste Wright who is trapped in an abusive relationship with a domineering husband.
"I miss Catt Sadler, so we stand with her", Messing said.
In a post on her personal blog, Sadler wrote she discovered the pay discrepancy while negotiating the contract with the network.
Messing added: "That's something that can change tomorrow".
'Coach' Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dies
Jerry Van Dyke made his mark as both a stand-up comedian and as an actor in a fascinating career spanning decades of work. Jerry and Shirley were involved in a vehicle accident two years ago and his health has never been the same, she said.
While being interviewed by Ryan Seacrest, Longoria, Kidman, and Witherspoon bantered jovially about the former Desperate Housewives actress joining the second season of Big Little Lies.
E! released a statement on Tuesday saying that it compensates employees fairly.
Golden Globes 2018: All the fashion from the star-studded red carpet. "And we hope that E! follows that lead with Catt as well. We want people to start having this conversation that women are just as valuable as men", the Will and Grace star said during the live show. "News and wish her all the best following her decision to leave the network".
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