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Queen Latifah Lands Daytime Talk Show To Debut In 2013

Queen Latifah made her plea to host an Oprah style show on her guest appearance on ‘Single Ladies’. The script appeared to speak on ventures already in the works. Sony Pictures Television announced in conjunction with Flavor Unit Entertainment and Shakim Compere and Overbrook Entertainment that Latifah will host a new daytime talk show.

Overbrook is owned by Jada Pinkett and Will Smith and James Lassister. A spokesperson for Overbrook tells WENN, “We have known and admired Latifah for over 20 years, dating back to our music days, to her first television role on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and years later when she worked with Jada on the film Set It Off.”

“This forum is the perfect place to showcase Latifah’s tremendous range of talents and unique ability to connect and inspire people.”

The show is slated for fall 2013 debut. Hopefully it will fare better than “The Queen Latifah Show” which only lasted for two years. Now about that other prediction Latifah made on Single Ladies……

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