YouTube star Lilly Singh is taking over the last call with Carson Daly on NBC, making her the only woman on a late-night talk show on a broadcast network.
His new show, A Little Late with Lilly Singh, will debut at 1:35 in September and will include comedy sketches and studio interviews, NBC announced Thursday 19659002. "A Canadian-Indian woman with his late-night show? Now this is a dream come true, "Singh said in a statement. "I am excited about starting NBC, and I hope my parents consider it as exciting as a grandchild."
The announcement comes around a month after NBC said Last Call With Carson Daly was coming to an end. Daly's involvement with NBC The Voice and Today, however, will continue.
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On cable networks, there are currently also Busy Philipps, of which Busy tonight debuted on E! last year and Samantha Bee, who has Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS.