Kelly Clarkson, talk show host?
Hollywood Nation: The singer is reportedly shooting a pilot for a syndicated daytime talk show.
Kelly Clarkson accidentally confirmed that she is going to host a new daytime talk show.
Rumors about the project have been swirling for weeks, as entertainment sites reported in August, Clarkson was filming a pilot with nbc universal Television Distribution. However, nothing was confirmed — until Clarkson himself spilled the beans during a guest spot on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” Tuesday night.
“This is a major announcement. This is not yet known. You will get your own talk show,” Fallon joked after Clarkson casually mentioned her new tv show when discussing her busy schedule.
“Yes. Well, it’s been leaked,” Clarkson joked.
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Clarkson admitted she had already shot the pilot for “The Kelly Clarkson Show”, which will premiere in the fall of 2019.
“I love to talk; it’s like my favorite pastime. It is difficult for me to shut up but. You know, you should listen to the people on your show,” Clarkson said. “That’s the only thing I have to work on … listen.”
The one-hour series is broadcast on NBC-owned stations with a lead of Ellen.”
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“That’s a good block,” Fallon said.
“Yes, I’m not nervous,” a smiling replied Clarkson.
Clarkson said the show would be “musical” with celebrity guests, sketches, fan requests, and much more.
“[It was] a fun, energetic show that breaks with the tradition,” the network added to the EW in a statement Wednesday. “In each episode, the audience will experience an hour filled with remarkable stories, celebrity guests, spontaneous surprises, humor, heart and of course good music!!! It is like a weekday brunch party with a fascinating guest list of people who would otherwise never meet.”
“The Voice” coach and former American Idol star,” she called out to her new hosting position a “dream job.”
“I love contact with people, playing games, music and finding ways to help or give back to the communities/organizations,” Clarkson told the entertainment site.
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