Robert Irvine Show
Interview

Robert Irvine Says Heart Makes His Talk Show Unique

Something fresh is cooking weekdays on The CW, and it’s the Robert Irvine Show. The chef with major muscles has taken elements of what made his menu of Food Network programs so successful and infused it into his latest project. “[It’s] the talk show I’ve wanted to do for many years,” Irvine says. “If you take Restaurant Impossible and take the restaurant away, you are left with the conflict.  That was the original idea. It just fits with everything we are doing. We talk about food. We talk about obesity. We talk about drug addicts. We talk about family relationships. And […]

T.D. Jakes
Talk Show

TV Talk: Get Ready to Get Empowered With T.D. Jakes

Pastor, best-selling author, film and music producer and entrepreneur  T.D. Jakes shares his wit and wisdom with daytime TV audiences in a new syndicated series. In the eponymous talk show premiering Sept. 12, Jakes will present engaging topics interspersed with personal stories, and have honest conversations with his celebrity and non-celebrity guests (Although Jakes reveals he will try to woo his celeb pals to join him on set — so expect his call Oprah, Tyler Perry, L.L. Cool J and Steve Harvey). A few of the topics the prolific pastor will tackle include: relationships, health, personal struggles, news and even pop culture. And in the series’ […]

Harry Connick Jr. talk show.
Talk Show

TCA: Harry Connick Jr. on new talker Harry: “This feels most like me”

Harry Connick Jr. appeared at the Television Critics Association press tour today to preview his new syndicated weekday talk show Harry which premieres Sept. 12. Flanked by his co-executive producers, brothers Justin and Eric Stangel and Jason Kurtz, Connick Jr. said that having done music, sitcoms, feature films and Broadway, the new venture “seems to be most in line with who I am.” “I’m obsessed with entertainment,” he told reporters. “I felt that this will be an opportunity to do all the things I love to do — all under one roof.” Justin Stangel said the format of Harry is shaped by how the […]

Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special
Comedy

James Corden celebrates Late Late Show anniversary with Carpool Karaoke primetime special

ALSO SEE: The Late Late Show host James Corden charms James Corden celebrates a year as host of The Late Late Show with The Late Late Show Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special on CBS Tuesday, March 29, at 10pm ET/PT. This special features some of Corden’s favorite moments from hosting the show, and highlights the best “Carpool Karaoke” segments from the show, including Adele and Elton John, and a brand-new singalong ride with Jennifer Lopez. “I have loved every minute of hosting The Late Late Show. It’s been an incredible year,” says Corden. “I look forward to this hour on primetime […]

Sports

UFC’s Conor McGregor to make only pre-fight late-night appearance on Conan

The Conan show will welcome one of UFC’s biggest names — and personalities — in Conor McGregor Thursday, March 3 at 11/10CT. The Irishman sits down with Conan O’Brien for his only late-night TV appearance before his upcoming fight with Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on March 5 in Las Vegas. The last time McGregor appeared was July 3 last year when he predicted a win against Chad Mendes. Perhaps Conan is his good luck charm? Conan airs Monday through Thursday at 11/10CT on TBS. The 27-year-old McGregor will also join O’Brien in a head-to-head battle during an all-new Clueless […]

Who is Reza Aslan?
Preview

Who is Reza Aslan? He’s changing the talk show focus with “Rough Draft”

Who is Reza Aslan? Learn more about the New York Times best selling author who is hosting a new talk show you’re going to want to check out … Ovation introduces its first talk show with Rough Draft With Reza Aslan, beginning Feb. 28 at 8:30pmET. The show focuses on the art of writing in all its different forms as Reza Aslan, the best-selling author of a number of books himself (Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth), invites authors, screenwriters and songwriters to discuss their creative process. Sound boring? Far from it. And let’s be clear, this […]