Drew Barrymore is set to launch her own talk show

Earlier this week, the 44-year-old actress reportedly shot the pilot in New York for a potential CBS daytime chat show, which she will produce through her Flower Films company, Variety reports.

If it goes ahead, Drew’s new venture will air during the 2020-2021 season.

This is not Drew’s first attempt at fronting her own chat show. Back in 2016, the star was in talks about hosting her own show in a joint deal with Warner Bros. and Ellen DeGeneres’ A Very Good Production company.

However, she did not get to the stage of shooting a pilot last time and the deal was never picked up.

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While Drew’s show is set to air on CBS, singer Kelly Clarkson is launching The Kelly Clarkson Show on NBC next month

It is expected to be filmed three times a week in front of 200 audience members and, according to Entertainment Tonight, each episode will kick off with Kelly singing a song chosen by the crowd.

There will be no alcohol but it will have a “loose and relaxed” vibe, with guests featuring a mix of celebrities and regular people.

Kelly recently admitted she is “slightly terrified” about the responsibility of having her own show.

She said: “I’m, like, really excited about it, but I’m slightly terrified that people have that much confidence in me.

“I’m like, ‘God, I hope I don’t let people down! But no, I’m pretty stoked about it… It’s going to be fun and also it’s very serious.”

Author: BANG Showbiz