Drew Barrymore Shoots Talk Show Pilot for CBS Television Distribution (Exclusive)

Published on Aug 16, 2019

Drew Barrymore Shoots Talk Show Pilot for CBS Television Distribution (Exclusive)

Drew Barrymore is eyeing a move into the daytime talk show arena.

The actress, who recently wrapped three seasons of the Netflix comedy “Santa Clarita Diet,” is shooting a pilot this week in New York for CBS Television Distribution.

Details of the hourlong show are still sketchy. Barrymore is among the executive producers of the pilot, likely through her Flower Films banner. Sources said there is no showrunner formally attached as of yet.

Barrymore circled a talk show deal with Warner Bros.Telepictures in 2016, but a pilot never came to fruition, in part because of a lukewarm response from prospective station groups at the time.

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Author: Cynthia Littleton