James Corden will exit ‘The Late Late Present’
British comic and speak present host James Corden will exit “The Late Late Present” on CBS tv in 2023 after eight years within the job, a community spokesperson mentioned on Thursday.
Corden started internet hosting the U.S. weeknight present in 2015 and generated buzz along with his viral “Carpool Karaoke” segments wherein he sang together with stars together with Adele and Girl Gaga.
The comic’s contract was as a result of expire in August however he agreed to host the present for yet one more season that can run by way of spring of subsequent yr.
Corden introduced the choice throughout a taping of his Thursday evening episode in Los Angeles, the spokesperson mentioned.
“Seven years in the past, James Corden got here to the U.S. and took tv by storm, with big inventive and comedic swings that resonated in an enormous means with viewers on-air and on-line,” mentioned George Cheeks, president and CEO of CBS.
“We want he may keep longer, however we’re very proud he made CBS his American house and that this partnership will lengthen yet one more season on ‘The Late Late Present,’” Cheeks added.
Corden, 43, additionally hosted the Tony and Grammy awards and appeared in movies together with the critically panned film musical “Cats”.
CBS is a unit of Paramount World.