The Kardashian empire continues to expand. Twentieth Television and Fox Television Stations have announced a summer preview for Kris Jenner's new talk show, aptly called Kris. Per Deadline, the show will be available in New York and Los Angeles on select Fox-owned stations. The one-hour chatfest's format will feature fashion and beauty trends, lifestyle topics and celebrity guests. EVP of Development & Programming for Twentieth Television Stephen Brown stated: READ MORE
Is Kris Jenner trying to be the next Oprah? Deadline is reporting the brains behind the Kardashian-Jenner empire is in discussions with Twentieth Television to get her own daytime talk show. Reportedly a test run for the chatfest is gearing up to take place next summer on Fox-owned TV stations.
When asked about Jenner possibly snagging her own show, a spokesperson for Fox stations stated:
Everyone wants to do a test with the Fox TV stations.
Not everyone is pleased about Oprah Winfrey airing a two-part interview with the Kardashians. OWN's Lisa Ling voiced her opinions on Reality TV's first family to Access Hollywood Live. Ling stated:
I had my issues with the Kardashians, absolutely. I think there’s so much wrong with how they are the most revered family in the country, but they are, nevertheless. So I get why Oprah wanted to interview them. I mean, they are icons in pop culture right now.
To see more of Ling's explanation watch the clip after the jump! READ MORE
READ MOREShe and Khloe [Kardashian Odom] especially hit it off. Khloe had her dying laughing. It meant so much because she loves Oprah!