Janet Jackson Headed to Primetime

Report: ABC’s Robin Roberts will interview Michael’s sister for a one-hour special later this month.

Last Updated: November 3, 2009 @ 7:31 PM

Janet Jackson will talk about her brother’s death in a one-hour primetime special scheduled to air later this month on ABC.

"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts will talk to Ms. Jackson for the event, according to website TheFutonCritic.com, which says the event will air Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 10 p.m. "Eastwick" will pre-empted that evening.

Roberts is quickly becoming the new Barbara Walters at ABC. She’s also scheduled to host a country music-themed primetime special on Nov. 10.