E! News has discovered that the late night time host, who took over the present from Craig Ferguson in March 2015, is exiting the speak present after signing a one-year extension to his contract. He’s set to depart forward of summer time 2023.
“It’s been it’s a really hard decision to leave because I’m so immensely proud of the show,” Corden instructed Deadline, which broke the information. “I’m thrilled to be extending [for a year]. I always thought I’d do it for five years and then leave and then I stayed on. I’ve really been thinking about it for a long time, thinking whether there might be one more adventure.”
Corden added, “My bosses here at CBS have been incredibly supportive and extraordinarily patient with me while I made this decision.”
Since taking up the reins, Corden has turned “The Late Late Show” right into a pillar of late night time programming. In explicit, his Carpool Karaoke recurring segment–featuring company like Adele, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber–became a viral sensation.
James Corden rolls out Grammy Red Carpet. Host jokes he is simply trying ahead to occasion being over and hopes to not wreck present.
“The Late Late Show Carpool Karaoke Prime Time Special” — a CBS primetime model of the favored segment–has even earned Corden two Emmys.
“Seven years ago, James Corden came to the U.S. and took television by storm, with huge creative and comedic swings that resonated in a big way with viewers on-air and online,” CBS President and CEO George Cheeks stated in an announcement. “James has truly reimagined many elements of the late night format.”
While Cheeks famous that he wished Corden “could stay longer,” he was “very proud [Corden] made CBS his American home.”
Of course, Corden is not only a late night time character, as he has maintained his performing profession whereas internet hosting the present. He has appeared in films like “Cats,” “The Prom,” “Into The Woods” and “Cinderella.” He’s additionally lent his voice to films like “Trolls 2: World Tour” and the 2 Peter Rabbit movies.
“The Late Late Show” airs at 12:37 a.m. ET on CBS.