Rosie O’Donnell is loaded with comedy in the just released teaser video for ‘The Rosie Show’ slated to premiere this October on OWN. Released Wednesday, the preview clip finds O’Donnell joking about comparissons to Kathy Bates and Roseanne in addition to the reason she chose to make a comeback.
“I am a mother of four children and frankly, they’re teenagers,” O’Donnell says in video to the left. “And that’s the reason I”m going back to work.”
As previously reported, the new show will air weekday evenings on OWN.
“Rosie O’Donnell makes her return to television with a new original talk show on OWN. At its heart is Rosie’s genuine desire to entertain, inspire and connect with America,” reports OWN. “Rosie will cover current events, spotlight hometown heroes and newsmakers, showcase the arts, celebrate kids and families, as well as feature well-known and upcoming talent. Whether it’s hilarious comedy and game segments, a live performance by a recording artist, a celebrity visit or a discussion of an important issue, The Rosie Show’s fresh and candid exploration of a wide variety of subjects will encourage all of us to laugh, love and live our best lives.”
The Rosie Show premieres Monday, October 10th at 7/6c on OWN.