Drew Barrymore's Daytime Talk Show for CBS to Air in Fall 2020

David Livingston/Getty Images

CBS announced on Thursday plans to air a new syndicated daytime talk show featuring Drew Barrymore as the host.

CBS is targeting a fall 2020 launch for the show which will be produced by CBS Television Distribution.

Barrymore, Chris Miller, and Ember Truesdell are serving as executive producers.

"It is beyond my wildest dreams to have this oppoturnity for a daily talk show," Barrymore said in a statement. "I'm truly thrilled and honored to be creating this show with CBS."

9 Real-Life Controversies 'The Morning Show' Could Cover (VIDEOS)

9 Real-Life Controversies 'The Morning Show' Could Cover (VIDEOS)

From Rosie and Elisabeth's 'View' yelling match to the 'Kelly and Michael' breakup, there's plenty to mine for the Apple+ series.

Barrymore was previously featured on Netflix's horror comedy Santa Clarita Diet which was canceled after three seasons in April. She also served as a judge alongside RuPaul Charles and Faith Hill on CBS' The World's Best, which aired in February.

Barrymore's upcoming daytime talk show comes after NBC recently launched The Kelly Clarkson Show and ABC launched The Tamron Hall Show.

By Wade Sheridan

Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.