*In addition to its broadcast on local networks, the forthcoming hourlong syndicated talk show hosted by T.D. Jakes will also air on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN, according to The Hollywood Reporter,
The network announced today it has acquired the rights to air “T.D. Jakes.”
Seventy affiliates will premiere the show locally on Sept. 12, followed by OWN’s launch on Sept. 19. The series from TEGNA Media and T.D. Jakes Enterprises will air on OWN Monday through Friday at 6 p.m.
Produced by 44Blue Productions, EnLight Productions and T.D. Jakes Enterprises, the show is currently filming in Los Angeles with Ianthe Jones serving as the showrunner.
“Oprah Winfrey is an icon and a business mogul who has become a national treasure impacting our nation with her creativity,” stated Bishop Jakes. “I consider her a personal friend and I’m honored to have her support of my new show.”
Below, watch a clip from last summer’s “T.D. Jakes” test run.