British comedian James Corden is now officially the post-Colbert ‘Late Late Show’ host
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And now we know officially who’ll be following Stephen Colbert‘s Late Show on CBS every night. British actor / comedian James Corden will take over for Craig Ferguson on The Late Late Show when both he and David Letterman step down later this year The Wrap originally reported the news early last month. Both Corden and Colbert will begin in 2015.
Corden, somewhat unknown to American audiences, won a BAFTA in 2008 for Gavin & Stacy, a BBC sitcom he co-created and starred in. He also won a Tony Award in 2012 for his leading role in the play One Man, Two Guvnors. For Doctor Who fans, he played Craig in two episodes from the Matt Smith era (“The Lodger” and “Closing Time”).
With Corden confirmed, this arguably marks the end of a late night…