CNN Fires Kathy Griffin From New Year's Eve Program With Anderson Cooper

CNN has officially canned Kathy Griffin from hosting its annual New Year's Eve special with Anderson Cooper.

The network announced the news Wednesday on Twitter:

The move comes just one day after Griffin came under fire for a photoshoot she did with Tyler Shields in which she's depicted holding Donald Trump's bloodied, severed head.

Griffin later apologized for the shoot in a video she posted to her official Twitter.

"I am just now seeing the reaction to these images. I'm a comic. I crossed the line. I move the line. Then I cross it. I went way too far. The image is too disturbing. I understand how it offends people. It wasn't funny. I get it. I've made a lot of mistakes in my career. I will continue. I ask your forgiveness. Taking down the image. I am going to ask the photographer to take down the image. And I beg for your forgiveness. I went too far. I made a mistake and I was wrong," she said.

Trump condemned the shoot as well, tweeting, "Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself. My children, especially my 11 year old son, Barron, are having a hard with this. Sick!"

Anderson Cooper also distanced himself from Griffin's actions on his own social media pages last night.

She'd been a regular co-host for the past 10 years, after joining the show in 2007.