Enjoy Some “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” with ‘Late Night’ Writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes back writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel to tell a round of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” about lesbian songs, black Santas, slang terms for “lesbian,” the African American History Museum, and... [Read More]
NBC Developing ‘Going Dutch’ Comedy Series from ‘Late Night’ Writer Amber Ruffin
Late Night writer/performer Amber Ruffin might be getting her very own show on NBC. Deadline reports that the network has put into development a series from Ruffin and Legends of Chamberlain Heights co-creator Michael Starrbury called Going Dutch, which is based on Ruffin’s life and “exp... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Weinstein, Trump, and Systemic Sexism
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at systemic sexism and how men like Harvey Weinstein, Roger Ailes, and Donald Trump use their power to bully their victims into silence for years. Meyers also notes how Republicans like Kellya... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Weinstein, Trump, and Systemic Sexism
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at systemic sexism and how men like Harvey Weinstein, Roger Ailes, and Donald Trump use their power to bully their victims into silence for years. Meyers also notes how Republicans like Kellya... [Read More]
The Women of ‘Late Night’ React to the Harvey Weinstein News: “I Was Disgusted and Shocked That People Were Shocked”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes writers Amber Ruffin, Ally Hord, and Jenny Hagel to the desk to react to the years of sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein, his attempts to keep it quiet by paying cash settlements to the women he harassed, and his a... [Read More]
The nightly late-night writing staffs for America’s TV talk shows in 2017
Something remarkable happened on Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. It wasn’t one of the many game shows within Fallon’s talk shows, or something his musical guest performed, or anything from Fallon’s monologue or from his overly enthusiastic inter... [Read More]
Seth Meyers on Rex Tillerson: “When Your Name Is Rex You’re Gonna Be Good at Rolling Over”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at Trump continuing to brag about his terrible response to Puerto Rico and using Twitter to escalate the tension with North Korea. “So all the careful diplomacy and bargaining and anglin... [Read More]
Matt Goldich on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Matt Goldich supplies monologue jokes and other punchlines for Seth Meyers on a nightly basis, but on Wednesday night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers, Goldich also got some major face time with a stand-up performance to promote his new album, which is out this Friday. Not a soft opening. Roll th... [Read More]
Matt Goldich on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Matt Goldich supplies monologue jokes and other punchlines for Seth Meyers on a nightly basis, but on Wednesday night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers, Goldich also got some major face time with a stand-up performance to promote his new album, which is out this Friday. Not a soft opening. Roll th... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Recaps Trump’s “Disastrous” Puerto Rico Trip and the Gun Control Debate
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at Trump’s visit to Puerto Rico earlier this week, where he told hurricane victims to “have a good time” and threw rolls of paper towels at a crowd of people in need of suppl... [Read More]