Who's Excited About The New Late Late Show Hosted By A British Shithead No One Knows?

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  1. HS Cult Leader

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    It's Late Late Showtime for James Corden: After three months of rehearsals, British comedian set for debut… amid worries that audience won't 'get' him and reluctance of stars to share couch with other guests
    • British star James Corden will host his first Late Late show this evening
    • The 36-year-old father of two has signed a three-year deal worth $6 million
    • Corden and his young family relocated to LA so he can host the CBS show
    • He admitted that tonight's debut has been 'the biggest gamble of his life'
    • Corden wants his guests to remain on the couch after their interview
    • He wants the stars to interact with each other as they do on British shows
    • U.S. stars' agents are said to have voiced concerns over this format
    By Darren Boyle for MailOnline

    Published: 10:36 GMT, 23 March 2015 | Updated: 20:04 GMT, 23 March 2015





    James Corden will make his debut as host of iconic US chat show The Late Late Show tonight – amid nervousness at channel CBS that American audiences may fail to ‘get’ the British comedian.

    After 10 weeks of rehearsals and training – in which producers have reportedly been desperately trying to stop Corden using British slang phrases that the U.S. does not use – the opening show will air tonight with guests Mila Kunis and Tom Hanks.

    As well as fears over how Corden is received by his US audience, there have also been reports than American celebrities have been put off by his decision to adopt a Graham Norton-style chat show in which guests appear together on the same sofa instead of one after the other.


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    British comedian and actor James Cordon has been in ten weeks of rehearsals and training for his first show

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    James Corden, center, will make his debut on The Late, Late show tonight in the 'biggest gamble' of his life

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    Corden, pictured, has lost six stone in the run up to his U.S. debut after signing a three year, $ 6 million deal
     
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    I heard about 15 seconds of it this morning on the radio where he was talking to Mila Kunis and I wanted to shove a screwdriver thru my ear.
     
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    I know he's not gay but the whole thing sounds gay
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    I didn't know who John Oliver was at one time, and now I consider him one of the best TV hosts on television :dontknow:
     
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    oh buoooy
     
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    Haven't watched any late evening talk shows in over a decade and a half (except for the very occasional brief pause while channel surfing). I don't see this guy making me change that.

    Tame jokes and bits, and chock-a-block full of commercials -- I'll pass.
     
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    America's if running out of talent:bj:
     
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    It's such a big risk to have all these various shitheads sit on the same couch. Like they're fucking untouchables who dare not stray from the script.
     
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    Given that it's all but impossible to find a late night host these days who isn't a shithead, I don't see myself getting too wrapped up over the British part.
     
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    Mila Kunis went from being a hot chick to looking like an average looking office employee whose chubby and asian.
     
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    why would they sign an unknown to a 3 year deal.
    and why is he saying its a gamble for him. hes the one getting the money, not risking the money
     
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    They finally found a way to get me to watch Seth Meyers.
     
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    Oh boy, celebrities on the couch. Mayhem will ensue. What kind of shit is this- Their asking for the impossible! (says an agent)
     
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    I tuned in four times last night. It was in commercial all four times.
     
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    Oh No! Americas got talent. Right Robin
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    because more than one person has had their careers go into the shitter because of a late night gig Magic Johnson, Pat Sayjak, Alan Thicke, Joan Rivers, to name a few
     
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    Letterman makes a lot of money for CBS. It's life or death for Les Moonbeams.
     
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    How come Americans don't go over to England to host late night talk shows.
     
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    James Corden is a very funny comedian and actor. Check out this British comedy series "The Wrong Mans" to get an idea of why CBS is taking a chance on him :bounce: