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Tamar Braxton attends the 12th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert held at The Novo by Microsoft on in Los Angeles.
Tamar Braxton attends the 12th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert held at The Novo by Microsoft on in Los Angeles. (John Salangsang/Invision/AP)

Severn native Tamar Braxton has a deal for a new talk show just days after exiting as a co-host of "The Real."

Comedian and talk show host Steve Harvey announced during an interview with Braxton on his radio show Thursday that he has signed a deal to produce a new TV talk show for Braxton.

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The 39-year-old younger sister of singer Toni Braxton calls it an "AMAZING opportunity" in an Instagram post , but offered no other details on the program.

Tamar Braxton is nominated for Best R&B Performance for "If I Don't Have You." If she wins, it will be fitting if she reveals the personal detail to fans. The 38-year-old Severn native is, as she describes, "an open book." Aside from music, Braxton, now a Los Angeles resident, is a reality-TV veteran, first finding success on WeTV's "Braxton Family Values" with her sisters, and then the spin-off, "Tamar & Vince," with husband Vincent Herbert. She also co-hosts the syndicated talk show "The

Braxton tells Harvey that her firing from "The Real" came "out of the blue" and no one has told her why she was let go following the show's second season.

Braxton was part of a five-person group on the syndicated chat show that also airs on BET.

Associated Press

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