YouTube Star Lilly Singh To Replace Carson Daly In NBC’s Late-Night

Posted by on March 19, 2019

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NBC has found its replacement for Carson DalyLilly Singh will take over the 1:35 am timeslot with A Little Late with Lilly Singh, making her the only woman to currently host a late-night talk show on a Big 4 network. 

Debuting in September, A Little Late with Lilly Singh will be a half-hour program with an array of guests. Singh will conduct in-studio interviews as well as create and star in pre-taped comedy sketches and signature segments.

“An Indian-Canadian woman with her own late night show? Now that is a dream come true,” Singh said. “I’m thrilled to bring it to life on NBC, and I hope my parents consider this to be as exciting as a grandchild.”

Singh made the announcement on Thursday’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Watch the announcement: