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Queen Latifah to Host Daytime Talk Show

New series co-produced by Will Smith will debut in 2013

November 1, 2011 8:50 AM ET
Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah
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Queen Latifah has signed on with Sony Pictures Television to host a new syndicated daytime talk show expected to debut in the fall of 2013. The series, which will be co-produced by the rapper-actress, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, is being put off so the show won't get lost in the clutter of new daytime programs aiming to fill the void left by the Oprah Winfrey Show.

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Queen Latifah has some experience as a talk show host. She previously helmed the Queen Latifah Show, which ran in syndication from September 1999 until its cancellation in August 2001.

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