Clarkson, Hall mark best talk premieres since 2012
Syndicated talker starring former 'Today' host premieres Sept. 9
Directed on ‘CBS This Morning’ since it launched
Parkinson-Jones to co-executive producer, while Scher will be supervising producer
Show is sold in more than 85% of the country, including 47 of the top 50 markets.
New talker is now cleared in 50% of U.S.
Other shows, such as ‘RuPaul,’ also seeking clearances as race to 2019 gets underway
Puts show in 23% of U.S. households
Former 'Today Show' host looking to create show that's 'unconventional, fun, intimate, and sometimes even raw'