US late night talk shows to resume

US late night talk shows to resume

With the Writer’s Strike ending in the US, late night talk shows are wasting little time coming back to screens, firing up studios across the next week.

Real Time with Bill Maher will resume this Friday (US), having held off previously-announced plans to resume mid-strike.

John Oliver returns Last Week Tonight from Sunday.

Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert, Seth Meyers and Jimmy Kimmel are set to restart on October 2nd.

Variety reports some late-night plans such as The Daily Show and The Late Late Show, are yet to have new hosts announced.

US dates (check local AU guides):

Friday, September 29
Real Time With Bill Maher

Sunday, October 1
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

Monday, October 2
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Late Night With Seth Meyer
The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

Monday, October 16
The Daily Show

October TBA
Saturday Night Live