Jennifer Hudson will be hosting a day-time talk show produced by the former team of the Ellen show, according to Yahoo.
The former Ellen Show producers Mary Connelly, Andy Lassner, and Corey Palent will be executive producers and show-runners. The Jennifer Hudson Show will air on FOX Broadcast Networks beginning September 12. In fact, 95% of FOX affiliates have agreed to take on the show.
“I’ve worked with Mary, Andy and Corey across multiple shows for the past nine years, and I’m thrilled that we’re able to keep them in the family because they are truly the best in the business,” said Mike Darnell, President, Warner Bros. Unscripted Television. “With Jennifer’s incredible talents, and the addition of Lisa, Graehme, Walter and Shani to the producing team, I know this show is going to be fantastic and I’m excited for what’s to come.”
The Jennifer Hudson Show is produced by Warner Bros. Unscripted Television from Los Angeles. Hudson has served as a coach on The Voice in the US and UK.