Tiffany Haddish attends The 2019 Met Gala Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion on May 06, 2019 in New York City.
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Tiffany Haddish has been known to say and do the darndest things—and now she’ll be hosting a show full of kids with that same energy!

The 39-year-old comedian has been confirmed as the host of Kids Say the Darndest Things, a reboot of the popular TV show hosted by Bill Cosby from 1995-2000. The show is based off of Art Linkletter’s House Party which aired from 1945-1969.

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Per Deadline:

Each episode of the series from CBS Television Studios highlights the comedic perspectives of a diverse group of kids in segments, such as “Kids Rule,” in which they explain to Haddish the rules for everything from sportsmanship to dating; “Love Talk,” where the host seeks advice on her love life; “Best Carpool Ever,” with Haddish taking on carpool duty with a minivan full of kids; “Granny Tiff,” when the host, in prosthetics and dressed up as an older woman, receives technology advice from the kids; and more.

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“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, via Deadline. “They’re using too many abbreviations!”

I was an avid watcher of both House Party (syndicated, of course) and
the original Kids Say the Darndest Things, as I was both thoroughly tickled with the concept and wanted to be on the show. I can imagine Haddish’s goofiness and outlandish brand of comedy will fit right in with the precocious and flamboyant group of children.

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Kids Say the Darndest Things, hosted by Tiffany Haddish, will premiere this fall and will air on ABC on Sundays at 8 p.m. ET.