The desk on CBS’ “The Talk” is shaking up as soon as once more. The present introduced on Tuesday that it’s discovered a everlasting substitute for longtime host Aisha Tyler, who exited the sequence final season.
After a short guest-hosting stint in October, the daytime discuss sequence has determined to make Grammy-winning artist Eve Jeffers Cooper, recognized to her followers merely as “Eve,” the fifth co-host for Season eight.
“We are thrilled to welcome Eve to the table as she brings a fun and fresh perspective to our already diverse panel,” stated Angelica McDaniel, CBS’ govt VP of daytime, in an announcement. “The great success of ‘The Talk’ is due to the undeniable chemistry and bond of friendship between the hosts. Eve is an accomplished and dynamic performer, musician, wife, and stepmother who fits in seamlessly, while also adding a new layer to the show as we continue to evolve season to season.”
In June, Aisha Tyler introduced that she’d be leaving the present after six years to give attention to performing and directing. She’ll proceed to look as a sequence common on CBS’ “Criminal Minds” in addition to internet hosting The CW’s revival of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” She additionally does a voice on the FX comedy “Archer.”
“All of them told me that they believed in me, and I believe in them,” she informed People forward of her final present in August. “These women made me feel brave, they made me feel bold and energized and ready to pursue my dreams.”
“The Talk” has had a troublesome 12 months since Tyler left. Unlike its counterpart, “The View” which sees hosts change usually, the panel has remained comparatively related for years with hosts Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne and Sheryl Underwood. However, in an effort to discover a substitute for Tyler, the sequence noticed stars like Shemar Moore, Chris O’Donnell, Eric Christian Olsen and Wilmer Valderrama fill within the host chair briefly.
“It is a new career move for me,” Eve tells Variety. “I am interested in hosting, and specifically on this show, because I feel as though I can express myself in a way people haven’t seen me before, and be able to engage in great discussions [and] have some fun,” Eve informed Variety. “I’m just in a place in my life where I was looking for a platform to express myself.”