St. Patrick’s Day is this coming weekend and there’s some late night luck for comedy fans this week because all of the hosts are back to work this week. And Monday starts out with plenty of late night laughs. Conan kicks things off on Monday with the Machine, Bert Kreischer, spending the entire half-hour with Conan O’Brien. Then you can catch Ricky Gervais on the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. Ricky will be promoting his new Netflix series “After Life” which has just become available for streaming. For a complete description of “After Life“, the latest dark comedy from Ricky Gervais, be sure to check out last week’s edition of the Filtered Excellence on the IBang. And check the full listings below for all the comedy guests appearing in late night this week. On a side note, if you can’t get enough of Gervais, he’ll also be appearing on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Wednesday night.
On Tuesday, one of Jimmy Fallon’s favorite comedy guests returns to the Tonight Show. Jon Glaser who’s always makes sure to turn his Tonight Show appearances into something special to see will be back to promote his truTV show. Jon’s latest series is “Jon Loves Gear” which airs Mondays at 10:30pm on truTV. On the gadget show, Jon Glaser plays a heightened version of himself who introduces his audience to all kinds of new, cool tech. Tune in Tuesday, just to see Jon’s wardrobe choice for the Tonight Show, which is always something unique.
Wednesday, Jim Jefferies is on the Tonight Show. The third season of “The Jim Jefferies Show” is getting ready to premiere on Comedy Central and Jim will be sitting down with Jimmy Fallon to tell fans what to expect on the new season, which includes the show taking on more of an international feel this season with Jim Jefferies traveling abroad for more series segments. Season 3 of “The Jim Jefferies Show” premieres on Comedy Central in its regular time slot at 10:30pm on Tuesday nights.
Thursday has lots of late night comedy lined up for you. First, watch Moses Storm on Conan at 11pm. Moses is a unique voice in comedy. He’s LA based and besides stand up, Moses has been involved in social media experiments mainly aimed at his own millennial generation. Some of his other work includes having a recurring role on the latest season of “Arrested Development” and he also lived in an interactive art installation where viewers had access to him 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for two full months.
Also on Thursday, one of our favorite Irish comedy exports, Jimmy Carr, heads back to the Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. The Irish Jimmy will be sitting down with the American Jimmy to promote his new Netflix comedy special. Although, “new” isn’t the correct word to describe it. “Jimmy Carr: The Best of Ultimate Gold Greatest Hits” is a collection of Jimmy’s favorite jokes and routines from over the years that he has repackaged into one giant special which will be available for streaming this Tuesday, March 11th on Netflix. Read more about how “Jimmy Carr’s Going Backwards For His Netflix Special” on the IBang.
Saturday Night Live is back in reruns for a couple of weeks, but SNL has announced it’s next host and live date. Sandra Oh will be making her Saturday Night Live hosting debut on Saturday, March 30th with musical guest Tame Impala.
Here’s hoping your late nights are interrupted with lots of laughs.