With Oprah set to end her 25-year-run as the queen of daytime television, and ABC trading its long-running soaps for niche talk shows, we were not the least bit surprised by an In Touch Weekly report that Nicole Richie is working on a pilot for her very own daytime talk show. "Nicole loves the idea of hosting her own show," a friend of Richie’s tells the magazine. "She sees herself as the next Oprah."
The source adds that Nicole’s talk show will include segments on fashion, celebrity guests and that Richie will offer viewers parenting tips to help people improve their lives. "Nicole went from being a heroin addict to a happily married wife, mother and successful businesswoman," her friend says. "She'll share her own struggles and victories in hopes of helping others."
One person who thinks Nicole would be a great daytime talk show host? Elisabeth Hasselbeck of The View. “I think she’s lovely. I think she’s the most wonderful woman. I have a feeling she can do anything.” With Nicole reportedly filming a talk show pilot for ABC, we started thinking about other Latinas that would be great daytime hosts. Tell us: