Julie Chen revealed that she had plastic surgery to make her eyes look less Chinese.
Before and after photos here.
It looks like she had her nose done, too.
Chen explains why she elected to change her appearance.
Julie Chen just revealed a plastic surgery bombshell on "The Talk."Here's video of her revelation:
The 43-year-old says she went under the knife before hitting it big -- because she was told she had to look less "Chinese" to be taken seriously in news.
After hearing the same thing from both her boss and agent and talking it over with her parents, Julie decided to have her eyes done.
She's unrecognizable from her former self, but she sounds like she has no regrets.