NBC has a new late-night host lined up to take the slot that has been held down by Carson Daly. Lilly Singh revealed on “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” that she has the job.
The YouTube star will take over the 1:35 a.m. timeslot starting in September. Her half-hour show will be called “A Little Late with Lilly Singh.”
The hire makes Singh the only woman who currently has a job hosting a late-night talk show on one of the Big 4 networks.
Here’s a clip of Singh’s announcement …