‘CBS This Morning’ Boss: ‘What Are You Doing to Me?’

By Mark Joyella 

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“CBS This Morning” executive producer Chris Licht has a lot on his plate each morning, including personally stepping in to avert potentially distracting neckwear.

When anchor Gayle King arrived for the morning show wearing what she described on Instagram as “a beautiful group of statement necklaces,” Licht was not onboard:

Within moments, “big cheese” Licht dispatched a De-Accessorizing Team to reduce the “statement necklaces” down to just one small statement:

Big cheese boss @chrislicht sends in a team to take it down to only ONE … Gasp and single tear !

A photo posted by Gayle King (@gayleking) on

Ready for air: