CBS will broadcast special editions of THE LATE LATE SHOW featuring rotating guest hosts and a special late night version of THE TALK, Monday, Jan. 5 – Friday, March 6, 2015 (12:37-1:37 AM, ET/PT).
As previously announced, the Peabody Award-winning and Emmy Award-nominated host Craig Ferguson will step down as host of THE LATE LATE SHOW on Friday, Dec. 19. The multi-talented performer, host, writer and producer James Corden will take the reigns as host on Monday, March 9, 2015.
Actor, host, comedian and producer Drew Carey will bookend the block of special editions when he guest hosts the first week, Monday, Jan. 5 – Friday, Jan. 9, and the final week, Monday, March 2 – Friday, March 6. Other guest hosts will include filmmaker Judd Apatow, actor Will Arnett, Emmy and GRAMMY Award-winning actor, host, singer and improv comedian Wayne Brady, comedian and actor Jim Gaffigan, comedian and actor Billy Gardell, actor, producer and Emmy Award winner Sean Hayes, writer, comedian and actor Thomas Lennon, GRAMMY Award winner John Mayer and actor Kunal Nayyar.
CBS Daytime’s THE TALK will broadcast original after-dark editions from their own set for THE LATE LATE SHOW time period. THE TALK will be broadcast Monday, Jan. 12 – Friday, Jan. 16 (12:37-1:37 AM, ET/PT).