Daytime Talk: Valerie Bertinelli’s Show Is No Go

by | July 16, 2010 at 3:11 PM | Celebrities, Daytime TV, Hot in Cleveland, TV News

Valerie Bertinelli (Photo: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Valerie Bertinelli (Photo: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Valerie Bertinelli in Cleveland? Hot.

Valerie Bertinelli in the daytime talk arena? Apparently not.

‘Hot’ Valerie Bertinelli Hosts Talk Show To Possibly Replace Soap

‘Say It Now,’ a talk show pilot cohosted by Bertinelli and Aussie personality Rove McManus, will not move forward, sources tell the New York Post.

The program – one of several candidates to claim ‘As The World Turns’ time slot when the long-running soap signs off in September – apparently failed to wow CBS Television Distribution execs.

Sharon Osbourne Joins Mom-Centric ‘View’ Rival

Among the new shows still in the running to “replace” ‘ATWT’ is a Mommy-centric ‘View’ rival cohosted by Sara Gilbert (‘Roseanne’), Julie Chen (‘Early Show’), Sharon Osbourne, Leah Remini and Holly Robinson Peete.

CBS and Emeril Cooking Up a Replacement for ‘ATWT’?

Also on the table: a cooking/game show hosted by Emeril Lagasse and an Andy Richter-hosted ‘Pyramid’ revival.