Is Kelly Clarkson Getting Her Own Daytime TV Talk Show?
Kelly Clarkson has long been a TV fixture, from her successful stint on American Idol to her current run as a judge on The Voice; in fact, television seems to agree with the powerhouse singer. Not only did Clarkson win the very first season of Idol in 2002, but 16 years later, her The Voice contestant, Brynn Cartelli, won that TV singing competition's Season 14, Clarkson's very first season as a judge. Next, however, Clarkson is rumored to be working on a different kind of television show.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Clarkson is shooting the pilot for for a daytime TV talk show. Although nothing is set in stone, sources tell the outlet that the show might be rolled out in Fall 2019, with a connection to NBCUniversal Television Distribution. NBCUniversal's talk show with Harry Connick Jr. is set to wrap up in September, meaning there might be an open timeslot available to the American Idol champ.
Additionally, in July, it was announced that Clarkson is for sure headed to the (animated) silver screen. According to Variety, the singer will star in the upcoming animated film UglyDolls, produced by STXfilms. Clarkson will voice an appropriately named character called Moxy in the film, and will perform original songs. In addition to Clarkson, UglyDolls has also secured fellow artist Pitbull to appear in the film, which is set for release sometime in 2019.
More information about Clarkson can be found on her official website.
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