'Price Is Right' Exec Denies Firing Model Over Pregnancy

Law360, Los Angeles (November 01, 2012, 5:29 PM ET) -- The executive producer of "The Price is Right" testified Thursday that his decision not to rehire former model Brandi Cochran was based on creative changes built around new host Drew Carey’s ensemble style and had nothing to do with her difficult pregnancy.

 

“[That] never even crossed my mind,” executive producer Mike Richards told a Los Angeles jury, saying that after Cochran asked to return in December 2009, he decided he was happy with the current staff of models.  “The rotation was working well, what you...
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