A YouTube star has been tapped to take over Carson Daly’s late night time slot on NBC.
Lilly Singh, who has greater than 14 million subscribers on her YouTube channel, introduced her new gig on “The Tonight Present with Jimmy Fallon” Thursday night time.
“I believe its somewhat superior for an Indian-Canadian girl to have a late night time present,” she mentioned. “I’m tremendous honored and humbled.”
Singh is slated to take over as host of what was beforehand “Final Name With Carson Daly,” after Daly, who hosted the present for 17 years stepped down final month.
The rebranded ‘A Little Late with Lilly Singh” is ready to premiere within the fall and can embrace comedy segments and interviews. It’ll make her the one girl to presently host a late-night speak present on one of many Large four networks.
“[The show] will probably be sort of like my YouTube channel however now I’ve greater than three employees members,” Singh quipped.