NBC Taps YouTube Star Lilly Singh as Carson Daly’s 1:35 a.m. Replacement

By Christine Zosche 

Broadcast TV’s streak of white male late-night hosts has finally been broken. (Adweek)

Comedian and YouTube star Lilly Singh is taking over Carson Daly’s late-night hosting slot on NBC. (THR / Live Feed)

The retitled A Little Late With Lilly Singh will launch in September, and as noted by NBC, will make her the only female to currently host a late-night talk show on one of the Big 4 networks. (Variety)