Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of February 19, 2018


Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy?

While the Winter Olympics continue in South Korea, so does the hiatus for the Tonight Show starring and Late Night with . The two NBC late night programs continue to be pre-empted for Olympic coverage all this week. Also, O’Brien who’s a huge source for late night stand up comedy performances, is stretching out his vacation another week. So no Coco. Other than that everyone is back at work. Except for Monday. It’s President’s Day and no one is working, including the current the President. Although, Trevor Noah will be hosting a holiday special with : The Unpresidential Day Special on Comedy Central.

For Tuesday highlights, we have one for the comedy category and one for the gossipy category. is on the Late Late Show with James Corden and he always comes prepared for any late night appearance. Also on Tuesday, Justin Theroux will be on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert. So, any of you who are still on “Team Aniston,” will want to tune in to see if Justin has anything to say about his break-up with America’s sweetheart Jennifer Aniston after it seemed like she had finally found the happiness she’d been looking for since Brad Pitt. One moment please while I grab a tissue.

On Wednesday, Conan has a repeat episode definitely worth watching again with his guests very funny American comedian and very funny Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss. This could actually count as a Conan: Across Borders special. Thursday, there could be big political news coming out of late night. hosts Oprah Winfrey and not only will Kimmel try to find out if Oprah is running for President, expect him to encourage her as well. Also on Thursday, The Opposition with Jordan Klepper has a rare comedy guest when Jordan welcomes comedian/activist Ali Saddiq to the Opposition on Comedy Central.

One last reminder for something that won’t be airing. is still pre-empted on Saturday for coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympic games. SNL won’t be back until March, 2018 when the show returns live March 3rd with host Charles Barkley and musical guest Migos.

Monday on Late Night

  • The Daily Show: The Unpresidential Day Special at 11pm on Comedy Central
  • Tom Hanks is on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:30pm on CBS (REPEAT)
  • Ed Helms is on the Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:30am on CBS (REPEAT)

Tuesday on Late Night

  • Zach Galifianakis is on the Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:30am on CBS
  • Jack Black is on Conan at 11pm on TBS (REPEAT)

Wednesday on Late Night

  • Joel McHale is on the Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:30am on CBS
  • Pete Holmes is on Conan at 11pm on TBS (REPEAT)
  • Daniel Sloss is on Conan at 11pm on TBS (REPEAT)

Thursday on Late Night

  • Ali Siddiq is on The Opposition with Jordan Klepper at 11:30pm on Comedy Central
  • Kumail Nanjiani is on Conan at 11pm on TBS (REPEAT)

Friday on Late Night

  • Maz Jobrani is on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:30pm on CBS (REPEAT)

Saturday Night Live

  • SNL pre-empted for 2018 Winter Olympics coverage from Pyeongchang, South Korea

 

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