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Lilly Singh Aka ‘Superwoman’ Becomes First-Ever Indian Woman To Host A Late Night Show!


Rejoice, kudiyon! YouTube star Lilly Singh has just been selected to replace Carson Daly at NBC’s late-night television show Last Call With Carson Daly.

It’s definitely a major milestone for all the ladies out there and not just Indians as she will be the first ever woman, and person of color, to host the broadcast network’s late-night show.

Furthermore, Lilly Singh, who rose to prevalence with her YouTube channel Superwoman, will have the show called A Little Late with Lilly Singh.

The show will most likely premier from September, and she made the declaration at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

She’s now officially a part of NBC’s ‘late night family’ with hosts Seth Meyers and Jimmy Fallon, and she shared how she felt to have come this far.

“An Indian-Canadian woman with her own late night show? Now that is a dream come true. I’m thrilled to bring it to life on NBC, and I hope my parents consider this to be as exciting as a grandchild,” she stated.

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I can’t even believe I am writing this caption. This is so surreal. What is happening? I NEED TO SIT DOWN. Okay. *breathe* I’m THRILLED (and crying) to announce that ya girl is getting her own @nbc late night show! AHHHHHHH!! And not only did I get to announce this dream come true on @fallontonight but @sethmeyers came out and surprised me as well! I’m so grateful and overwhelmed to be joining this incredible family. I’m numb. I can’t even process. This has been SO long in the making and I’m so happy I can finally share this with you. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! There’s so many people to thank and I will do so over the next few (or hundred) posts. Watch the segment live at 11:30pm est! And now… it’s time to work. It’s time to make magic. It’s time to hustle harder than ever before. Blessings 🙏🏽 #LillyOnFallon #TeamSuperAllDay

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As indicated by Adweek, Doug Vaughan, EVP, special programs and late night, NBC Entertainment, discussed that they are extremely eager to have her on board for the project.

“Lilly is truly a star, and we’re thrilled to welcome her to our NBC family. She is a multitalented performer who will surely have a great rapport with not only all her guests but also with our devoted late-night audience. We can’t wait to get started,” he stated.

With Lilly on the network, the streak of male late-night has at last been broken, and Twitter was blissful over the news. And now, we can hardly wait to see Superwoman make a super show!

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