Nina Parker is embracing her subsequent chapter.
A former correspondent for The Insider, Parker has been a mainstay on E! for the reason that launch of its late-night speak present Nightly Pop in 2018. However the cohost was shocked final week when the community introduced it was canceling Nightly Pop and its sister program, the daytime sequence Every day Pop.
“The information was sudden for each exhibits. I had no concept that this was gonna occur. And hear, you by no means know what networks are pondering,” Parker says of E!, which can cease airing Every day in mid-September and Nightly in mid-October. (Of their launch concerning the cancellations, mum or dad firm NBCUniversal mentioned the choice was a part of a restructuring that can carry the Entry and E! Information manufacturers below one manufacturing umbrella.)
However Parker would not have to fret about her subsequent gig, because the clothes line mogul’s new sequence launched immediately on Netflix: actual property actuality sequence Purchase My Home, on which householders pitch their properties to actual property traders in hopes of promoting their houses sight unseen.
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“I have been on this enterprise lengthy sufficient to know that when one door closes, one other door opens vast open — and what a blessed scenario to have been in a spot final week the place I used to be mourning a present and this week I get up to all these fantastic messages about Purchase My Home,” she says. “Generally you get pushed out of a scenario to go to a different one the place you are meant to thrive. I believe that is only a sign of a brand new chapter in my profession. And I am actually excited for it.”
And after years of interviewing celebrities and masking Hollywood purple carpets, Parker is worked up to spend time chatting with individuals from everywhere in the nation with their very own tales to inform.
“It is phenomenal and, to be trustworthy with you, far more of a better reward than speaking to celebrities. In fact, all of us have our faves that we love — shout-out to Ben and Jen — however I do not essentially relate to someone on their yacht. I relate to somebody speaking about rising up of their neighborhood and changing into greatest mates with their neighbor and the ache they really feel rising away, transferring away from them and transferring ahead within the subsequent step of their life.”
She continues: “I used to be capable of actually join with human beings. A few of these sellers that I talked to reached out to me afterwards, like, ‘We have been so nervous. Thanks for sitting down and speaking to us.’ The human a part of this actually touched me, and I actually needed to become involved for that purpose. There is a lady who had an sickness who mentioned that sitting in her house for a 12 months, she appears like the home healed her. So to interrupt up with it was arduous for her, however she additionally needed to maneuver ahead. It makes you notice how related you might be with your individual place.”
Purchase My Home is now streaming on Netflix.
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