Late-Night TV Ratings For 2019-2020

In case you’re wondering who still watches late-night TV talk shows on TV when they air, here are some updated numbers for you to chew on… As the TV season wound down this month, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS had solidified its …

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Two more late-night bits given series spin-offs by broadcast networks in 2020

We’re only two weeks into 2020, and already, the broadcast networks have OK’d more spin-offs for bits from their late-night talk shows. First, NBC announced That’s My Jam, hosted by Jimmy Fallon and based off of the viral segments fro…

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Brooks Wheelan recently realized Red Lobster isn’t a fancy restaurant

Last Friday, Brooks Wheelan returned to 30 rock (where he used to be a cast member on SNL) to perform… MORE
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This Week in Comedy: Deon Cole is Cole Hearted and Josh Gad fights zombies

This week in comedy, comedy heavyweight Deon Cole releases his new special on Netflix, Deon Cole: Cole Hearted. Best known… MORE
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Late night round-up: Ronny Chieng crushes on The Tonight Show; other late night shows blackball stand-ups

Seth Meyers continues to show no love for stand-up comedy on Late Night with Seth Meyers. He extended his Thursday night show so he wouldn’t have to cut Leslie Jones and her Game of Thrones segment, presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, or the instantly infamous Mueller report. He couldn’t extend the show six minutes one time to squeeze in a talented up-and-coming stand-up? What’s the deal, Seth?! Late night TV had

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Late night round-up: Ronny Chieng crushes on The Tonight Show; other late night shows blackball stand-ups

Seth Meyers continues to show no love for stand-up comedy on Late Night with Seth Meyers. He extended his Thursday night show so he wouldn’t have to cut Leslie Jones and her Game of Thrones segment, presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, or the instantly infamous Mueller report. He couldn’t extend the show six minutes one time to squeeze in a talented up-and-coming stand-up? What’s the deal, Seth?! Late night TV had

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Late Night with Seth Meyers will go long Thursday to cover Mueller report

Late Night With Seth Meyers is going even later Thursday to make time to discuss the Mueller report in depth. Seth Meyers and his writing team hope to leave no joke unturned in its jampacked episode. The show will run 90 minutes to analyze the report in one of his classic A Closer Look segments. A Closer Look has become one of the signature segments on the show. In it,

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Late night round-up: Nate Bargatze, Kenny Deforest prevent stand-up blackout

Stand-up comedy was almost blacked out of late night these last two weeks. The Tonight Show was the only network talk show to feature a stand-up in the whole week—the hilarious Nate Bargatze last Friday. This week, Kenny Deforest is the only stand-up this week, doing a killer set on The Late Late Show with James Corden. Ronny Chieng and Aparna Nancherlawill both be on late night Friday night, but

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Late night round-up: The Tonight Show showcases James Veitch, Rachel Feinstein

Seth Meyers has a good excuse for not showcasing any stand-up comedians this week: Late Night with Seth Meyers has been on hiatus. Maybe Meyers used that vacation time to check out some indie comedy shows to find the next comic he wants to feature. Probably not, but maybe. It’s been two-and-a-half months since the SNL alum let a stand-up tell some jokes. What’s up with that? It was a

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Late night round-up: Mark Normand, Aparna Nancherla

Late night was light with their stand-up offerings this week. But if you’re only going to have two comedians do sets, Aparna Nancherla and Mark Normand are fantastic choices. The two are favorites amongst true comedy nerds and both popped by the late night shows with strong punchlines and overall funny sets. It’s worth noticing that Late Night with Seth Meyers and Jimmy Kimmel Live! continue their blackout on stand-up

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