AlwaysAList.com has learned exclusively that Run DMC rapper and reality star Rev. Run gearing up for his daytime talk show debut.
We’ve learned that ABC Daytime quietly shot a pilot with Rev. Run (real name: Joseph Ward Simmons) and his wife Justine Simmons this past August. Apparently, The Simmons’ pilot was taped in front of a studio audience in August on the set of “Live with Kelly and Michael” while that show as on hiatus.
The official name of the talk show has not been announced. ABC has not disclosed details about the series.
The 48-year-old preacher/rapper and his wife appeared together on a MTV reality series “Run’s House” from 2005 to 2009.
Earlier this year, Rev. Run released a tome called “Manology: Secrets of Your Man’s Mind Revealed” along with singer/actor Tyrese Gibson.