According to the recent updates, it is now confirmed that singer and talk show host Kelly Clarkson will take over the daytime slot of Ellen DeGeneres in 2022. In other words, after the currently streaming 19th season of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Kelly Clarkson show will move in the daytime slot.
Valari Staab, president of NBCUniversal Local confirmed the news to The Hollywood Reporter. Staab said, “These are remarkable achievements for a talk show in its second season. We look forward to Ellen DeGeneres’ 19th season paired with Kelly Clarkson for what is sure to be a blockbuster year. By 2022, The Kelly Clarkson Show will be the star of our daytime entertainment schedules and an asset to our early afternoon newscasts,”
Tracie Wilson, the executive VP of NBCUniversal Syndication Studios also said, “The Kelly Clarkson Show is one of the most optimistic success stories in first-run syndication,”
Wilson added, “It is a treasured part of NBCUniversal Syndication Studios offering and we are proud to partner with the NBC Owned Television Stations group to continue the show’s success… Kelly and our entire production team put their heart, intent and incredible passion into making a show that resonates with people of all ages, cultures and backgrounds. We’re working on some big plans for season three and are looking forward to becoming the premier show in daytime for years to come.”
As the news about The Kelly Clarkson Show, which is currently in its second season, shifting to the daytime slot surfaced, Kelly Clarkson’s fans took it to social media to share their support for Kelly. The followers of the American Idol winner and The Voice judge are extremely thrilled and excited.
One of Kelly’s fans wrote, “Brilliant! I expect nothing less… Kelly Clarkson is amazing human, connection and kind is in her DNA, not to mention the most blessed vocalist ever and an Emmy award-winning host only in her undergoing first season. Now got six more nominations. #KellyClarkson #TheKellyClarksonShow.”
Another follower praised Kelly’s kindness and wrote, “I think this is a good thing. @Kellyclarkson seems like a genuine, kind and grateful person. Ellen lost her way, and I hope Kelly learns from this.”