Kathy Griffin Gets Talk Show, George Clooney's 'Inside The Actors Studio' Air Date Set

Kathy Griffin is getting a talk show.

“Kathy,” a one-hour weekly chat show hosted by the comedian, will premiere in Spring 2012, Bravo announced on Saturday at the Television Critics Association Winter Session in Pasadena.

The program will feature the longtime Bravo star and Emmy winner sharing her thoughts on pop culture “as she rants on the week’s biggest headlines and tabloid gossip,” the network said in a release.

The show will also feature stand-up routines, celebrity interviews and taped segments.

Kathy’s stand-up features aren’t going away either. Bravo revealed she will tape two new one-hour stand-up specials in 2012. Kathy has had 13 stand-up specials on Bravo since 2005.

Also announced by Bravo on Saturday is the air date for the upcoming episode of “Inside The Actors Studio” with George Clooney. The episode, which tapes on January 9, will air on January 31 at 8 PM EST/PST.

Additionally, the upcoming “Around The World in 80 Plates,” with Curtis Stone and Cat Cora is set to premiere in May 2012.

Curtis and Cat will host the series that follows 12 chefs competing in a culinary race across 10 countries in 44 days.

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