Tiffany Haddish To Host & Executive Produce “Kids Say The Darndest Things” Revival
Tiffany Haddish has snagged more TV time and more producing credits. The 39-year-old will host the revival of ABC’s “Kids Say the Darndest Things”. She will also serve as executive producer on the series. Taped in front of a live studio audience, the show will launch this fall on Sundays at 8 p.m. ABC entertainment president Karey Burke said in a statement:
“When I was dreaming of stars I wanted to bring to ABC, Tiffany Haddish was top of my list. Tiffany starring in and producing this iconic series is everything I hoped for.”
The previous incarnation of “Kids Say the Darndest Things” was hosted by Bill Cosby, and ran on CBS from 1998 to 2000.
Eric Schotz, who executive produced the Cosby version, will executive produce the new “Kids Say the Darndest Things” with. Tiffany said in a statement,
“I’m excited to hear what kids have to say these days because I can’t understand what they are saying on social media,” Haddish said in a statement. “They’re using too many abbreviations!”
Congratulations to her!