Busy Tonight, the new late-night talk show hosted by Busy Philipps, begins Sunday and the first week of guests have been announced. Premiering on the E! network, Sunday, October 28, 2018, at 10 p.m., the show runs each week from Sunday to Wednesday and the first celebrity guest list has been announced. Joining Busy during Halloween week will be Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Show, Four Weddings and a Funeral), Vanessa Hudgens (High School Musical 3, Beastly, Princess Switch), Kristen Bell (Frozen, Veronica Mars, The Good Place), and Megan Mullally (Will and Grace).
Busy Philipps is best known for He’s Just Not That Into You, White Chicks, and Made of Honor.
The show’s scheduled lineup has drawn great interest from fans across social media platforms with many viewers expressing excitement for the show’s premiere.
Tina Fey will executively produce the show that promises to be as entertaining as it will be provocative. Busy Philipps is also a New York Times’ best selling author having written the book “This Will Only Hurt a Little”.
Wait, so you're telling us we get to hang out with @mindykaling, @KimKardashian, Julia Roberts, @BusyPhilipps AND MORE this season on #BusyTonight?! PINCH US, we must be dreaming!!! Or maybe we're just #BusyTonight. ??? We have the scoop! https://t.co/WAZfn616Sl
— Busy Tonight (@BusyTonightTV) October 25, 2018
In addition to the first week’s guests, Busy Tonight has additional high-profile celebrities lined up. Joining Busy this season will be Kim Kardashian-West, Olivia Munn, Julia Roberts, Emily Ratajkowski, Tess Holliday, Tracee Ellis Ross, John Stamos and more.
Amy Introcaso-Davis who is EVP of Development and Production at E! released a statement regarding Busy Philipps and the new show Busy Tonight.
“Busy’s singular point of view which is beloved by so many on her Instagram stories will be on full display in Busy Tonight. Her hilarious commentary sits on the intersection of pop culture and everyday life…She’s a gifted actress, a mother, a wife, and best friend, and her willingness to give our audience an insider’s view to her life as a celebrity tastemaker and working mom is exactly what the young female E! audience craves.”
With Busy Tonight’s A-lister lineup for the premiere week, many people predict the show will debut with high ratings.
E! caught up with Busy Philipps on the red carpet where she spoke about the upcoming series.
You may watch that video interview below.
Are you going to watch Busy Tonight when it premieres on October 28, 2018?