Emmy Award-nominated “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” hosted by award-winning writer and performer Seth Meyers, is home to incisive humor, topical jokes and A-list celebrity guests. The series’ signature “A Closer Look” segment has garnered millions of views and is widely lauded for its tightly written and thoughtful approach to analyzing and satirizing news of the day.
Meyers previously served as head writer on “Saturday Night Live” and anchor of the show’s wildly popular “Weekend Update.” An established comedian and writer, Meyers is known for his perfectly timed wit and perceptive commentary. According to Vanity Fair, “Late Night” is “one of television’s most intellectually curious talk shows” and Variety raves the show is “late night at its best.” Meyers’ fellow “Saturday Night Live” cast member and friend Fred Armisen serves as music director/drummer for the house band, the 8G Band with Fred Armisen.
“Late Night with Seth Meyers” received consecutive Emmy nominations for Outstanding Talk Series in 2022 and 2023. The show has also been Emmy nominated five times for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series (2023; 2017-20). “Late Night” also received back-to-back Emmy nominations in 2021 and 2022 for Outstanding Short Form Comedy, Drama or Variety Series for its weekly digital series, “Corrections,” which debuted in 2021. “Late Night with Seth Meyers” won the Critics’ Choice Award for Best Talk Show in 2020 and 2021 and was nominated a third time in 2022.
“Late Night” has six Writers Guild of America nominations for Comedy/Variety Talk Series and three GLAAD Media Award nominations.
From Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, and Broadway Video, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” is executive produced by Lorne Michaels and produced by Mike Shoemaker.