Comic Taylor Tomlinson is taking up the late night time speak present spot as soon as held by Craig Ferguson.
Tomlinson was introduced because the host of CBS’s new present, “After Midnight,” which is scheduled to air on the 12:37 a.m. time slot that has been empty since James Corden’s departure in April, in response to CNN. She’s going to comply with “The Late Present With Stephen Colbert,” and would be the solely girl at the moment internet hosting a late-night community present.
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Tomlinson made her announcement whereas becoming a member of Colbert on his present on Wednesday, admitting to her beginner standing amongst a prestigious late-night crowd that features Colbert himself, ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel and NBC’s Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers.
“I’m 29 so for those who don’t know who I’m, don’t fear. I barely know myself,” she joked as she launched herself to the group. She additionally conceded that she had “by no means had an actual job … I’ve been doing stand-up since I used to be 16, which isn’t a job,”
As Colbert introduced Tomlinson’s new function, he listed the qualities that drew the community to her. “We’ll want somebody who’s, I don’t know, enjoyable, likable, younger, in contact with on-line tendencies and obtainable each night time of the week,” he stated.
Colbert will act as the chief producer of Tomlinson’s present, in response to CNN.
Stephen Colbert declares that comic Taylor Tomlinson would be the host of CBS‘ new late night time collection ‘After Midnight’
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Tomlinson famous that she’ll flip 30 simply earlier than the present launches, prompting Colbert to reply, “Completely satisfied birthday, I acquired you a community present,” in response to CNN. (RELATED: The Writers’ Strike Offers Us A A lot-Wanted Break From Terrible Late-Evening Discuss Reveals)
Tomlinson could also be new to the late night time speak present scene, however she’s been a part of the comedy circuit for fairly a while. She at the moment has two specials on Netflix and is nearing the tip of her “Have It All” comedy tour.
“After Midnight” is scheduled to premier in early 2024, in response to an announcement from Paramount.