In the first promo for CBS Television Distribution’s new syndicated talker, The Drew Barrymore Show, Barrymore interviews her seven-year-old self. In the spot, Barrymore sits in Johnny Carson’s seat, talking to her younger self as she’s making her iconic 1982 appearance on NBC’s The Tonight Show. Barrymore’s appearance on Carson aired exactly 38 years ago this week.

On Thursday evening, Barrymore will host her first #DrewsMovieNite on Twitter featuring family favorite film “Good Burger.” Barrymore will be joined by stars of the movie, Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell, as well as Chef Alvin Cailan. The live viewing party takes place on Twitter @DrewBarrymoreTV on Thursday, July 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 7:00 p.m. CT. Viewers can watch “Good Burger” on Nickelodeon or stream it. Visit @DrewBarrymoreTV for more info.

The Drew Barrymore Show premieres Monday, Sept. 14 on TV stations across the country with the CBS Television Stations as its launch group. It’s produced and distributed by CBS Television Distribution and filmed in New York City. Barrymore, Chris Miller, Ember Truesdell and Jason Kurtz are executive producers.


Client: CBS Television Distribution

Creative Agency/Production Company: Known

[A version of this story also ran at Broadcasting & Cable, where the author is a contributing editor.]

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