Chrissy Teigen is headed for daytime television via the just picked up lifestyle and talk series "The FAB."
Executive produced by and starring Tyra Banks, "The FAB" will debut on ABC next Fall and include Teigen, wife of R&B singer John Legend, as a lifestyle expert.
"Tyra — supermodel, businesswoman, producer and media mogul — will moderate the panel of diverse lifestyle experts. Tyra, Chrissy, Joe, Lauren and Leah will provide an entertaining hour of television, as well as daily takeaways important to viewers. “THE F·A·B” hosts will welcome celebrities, Internet influencers, experts and everyday people to share their knowledge and join in the party. From fashion and beauty to food and design to doing it yourself and even starting a business, the show will not only entertain, but also motivate the audience to make their lives more fun and beautiful," reports ABC.
Social media buff and foodie Chrissy Teigen originally planned to be a chef but discovered her passion for modeling at a young age. As a swimsuit model, Chrissy appeared on the 50th Anniversary cover of Sports Illustrated in 2014 alongside Lily Aldridge and Nina Agdal and was named SI’s Rookie of the Year in 2010. Throughout her career, she has appeared on the pages of Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Elle, GQ, Esquire, Italian Vogue and Martha Stewart Weddings. She currently serves as a host/contributor on “The Chew” and “The View” and she has made numerous appearances on “The Today Show,” “Rachael Ray,” “E! News,” “Extra,” “America’s Next Top Model,” “Watch What Happens Live” and various specials on the Cooking Channel. A social media enthusiast, Chrissy served as host of the VH1 reality competition show “Model Employee” and is currently a judge on MTV’s new food reality competition show “Snack-Off.” When not working in television or the world of high fashion modeling, Chrissy is a talented cook and the author of the blog SoDelushious.com.
"The FAB" will broadcast from Los Angeles and Tyra Banks will serve as executive producer. It will be produced by Disney-ABC’s Summerdale Productions and distributed by Disney-ABC Domestic Television.