YouTube star Lilly Singh is assuming control throughout the Last Call With Carson Daly spot on NBC, making her the main lady late-night show host on a broadcast network.
Her new show, A Little Late With Lilly Singh, is booked to make a big appearance at 1:35 a.m. in September and will incorporate comedy sketches and in-studio interviews, NBC reported Thursday.
“An Indian-Canadian woman with her own late night show? Now that is a dream come true,” Singh said in a statement. “I’m thrilled to bring it to life on NBC, and I hope my parents consider this to be as exciting as a grandchild.”
The declaration comes about one month after NBC said Last Call With Carson Daly was reaching an end. Daly’s inclusion with NBC’s The Voice and Today, be that as it may, will proceed.
Singh might be distant from everyone else among a field of men on the broadcast networks, however she isn’t the first. In 1986, Joan Rivers was poached by Fox, where The Late Show With Joan Rivers broadcast until 1988.
On the cable networks, there are additionally as of now Busy Philipps, whose Busy Tonight appeared on E! a year ago, and Samantha Bee, who has Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS.