Jennifer Hudson reveals September premiere date for her new daytime talk show
After being licensed in over 95% of the country, the show is officially heading to national syndication this autumn. The series will debut on September 12 on Fox Television Channels as the main station group. The premiere date also falls on Hudson’s 41st birthday.
The Daytime Emmy winning team behind The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Mary Connelly, Andy Lassner and Corey Palent – have signed on as executive producers and showrunners. Hudson, Lisa Kasteler Calio, Graehme Morphy and Walter Williams III will also serve as executive producers, while Red table discussionShani Black will serve as co-executive producer.
“I’ve worked with Mary, Andy and Corey on several shows over the past nine years, and I’m thrilled we can keep them in the family because they truly are the best in the business,” said Mike Darnell. , chairman of Warner Bros. Unscripted Television. “With Jennifer’s incredible talents and the addition of Lisa, Graehme, Walter and Shani to the production team, I know this show is going to be fantastic and I’m excited for what’s to come.”
Hudson shared the show’s poster on Instagram, captioned, “Can’t believe I can say this, but welcome to my show!!! ✨ Let’s light up the day starting September 12th! Hold on Wait a minute, it’s my birthday!!!”
Hudson played coy when talk with ET in January about hosting his talk show, but conceded that “there’s always a plan” at work behind the scenes.
“I would love to do that, it would be a whole new interesting world to step into,” the singer said. “I love talking as you can probably already tell, and I love Jenniferising people. So maybe I’ll go to your living room, 2022 will definitely let us know for sure!”
“Here at Jhud Productions we always have a plan. And we never stop working and like I always say you will always see me trying to grow so there is always a plan I can tell you so much,” she added.
Looks like the plan worked!