Monica Lopez will stop being the presenter of The hour of the 1 during the next season that will begin in September, as confirmed by RTVE.
This Friday, he has concluded his stage in this space to be absent for vacation reasons while he replaces him Igor Gómez. Although viewers hoped to see it again in September, it will not.
The current format will be restructured, with changes for next year that could include a new name, but who will be the presenter has not yet been decided.
“In the coming days” will be announced how the new format will finally take over the mornings from Monday to Friday on the public channel. The Catalan will continue working for RTVE, although in another position that has not yet been determined.
The new Board of Directors He is the one who has made this sudden decision for the presenter, who was in command of the program since its inception.
The lack of experience of the meteorologist in these types of spaces, added to the controversies that have been the protagonists in recent months, has made their continuity questioned from the beginning.
According to the public entity, her “critical tone” during the interview with Rocío Monasterio during the electoral campaign in Madrid supposed “a position, apparently at least, contrary to the interviewed candidate, giving rise to a set of replies and counter-replies from the journalist , repeatedly questioning the answer that the candidate gave him and entering into a debate with her ” with absence of “neutrality and balance with which professionals of the public communication media should act in this type of interview “.
The hour of the 1 started last September 7 and it has five live hours from Monday to Friday, with sections on political news and social chronicles, among others.