via press release:
“KATIE’S HOLLYWOOD TAKEOVER” SHOWS TO AIR MAY 6-10
Lineup of Guests and Musical Performances Announced
“Katie” has announced the lineup of guests and performances when the syndicated daytime talk show broadcasts from Los Angeles for “Katie’s Hollywood Takeover,” airing the week of MAY 6-10. Originating from Disney’s El Capitan Theater in the heart of Hollywood’s star-studded Walk of Fame, New York-based Katie Couric has planned a fun and exciting lineup of back-to-back stars and musical performances by some of today’s top artists. She will showcase L.A. hotspots and favorite celebrity hangouts throughout the week, and also has a few surprises in store for viewers, including her biggest giveaway ever!
MONDAY, MAY 6: On her first day from Hollywood, Katie has a surprise for Jimmy Kimmel and sidekick Guillermo when she completely makes over his studio! Plus, Tori Spelling gets candid about divorce rumors and what she thinks about having more children after her difficult pregnancy. Then, “’s” Eric Stonestreet talks to Katie about getting trapped in an elevator with his co-stars.
TUESDAY, MAY 7: On Tuesday’s show, Maya Rudolph and Mindy Kaling are making us laugh! Why is Mindy dreaming about saving Ben Affleck’s life? Then, Eva Longoria on life after Wisteria Lane, and she and Katie whip up a little margarita madness together! Plus, set secrets from “” with magician and entertainer Justin Willman.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8: Wednesday’s “Katie” gets Will power when hip hop star will.i.am performs! And it’s a Katie and Craig reunion -- face to face with Ferguson and his horse?! Then, it’s a super fan surprise for one lucky viewer who gets a “” makeover by celebrity stylist Brad Goreski and the chance to meet her idol, Zooey Deschanel. Then, if you’ve ever wanted to see inside the real “ ” home, come along for Kym Whitley’s wild Hollywood home tour!
THURSDAY, MAY 9: Thursday it’s a “” surprise with the show’s hosts and judges. Brooke Burke-Charvet, Tom Bergeron, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Len Goodman are in for quite a shock when Katie comes to Hollywood! Then, George Lopez on his divorce and kidney transplant, and Snoop Lion explains how he’s gone from the dog to the lion! And don’t miss the special performance with Snoop Lion and his 13-year-old daughter.
FRIDAY, MAY 10: To celebrate Mother’s Day, Katie welcomes favorite TV moms Patricia Heaton, Cheryl Hines, Florence Henderson and Phylicia Rashad. Plus, Rod Stewart and wife Penny Lancaster’s candid conversation with Katie about their marriage and family life, and Rod performs a song from his new album. And Katie celebrates her last day from Hollywood with her biggest giveaway ever and reveals how viewers at home can get in on it too!