Whose the King or Queen of Late-Night TV? Rank The Hosts Here.
Grab your popcorn and ice cream for this one. Late-night TV is a staple in American culture, and it wouldn't be the same without its iconic hosts. Both men and women alike make late-night TV shows worth waiting up for.
Whether you're into political comedy, sketch comedy, insult comedy, or surreal humor, late-night TV is your premiere entertainment destination. Many of our favorite hosts have been doing this for years, but all ended up hosting their very own shows.
Which late-night comedy stars are the absolute best? We've listed a few of our own favorites, but we need your help to create the ultimate ranking. Go ahead and let us know by casting your vote, and see if anything agrees with you!
Jimmy Fallon is the host of late-night talk show The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Besides his untouchable humor, Fallon can also sing! His name has become an absolute staple in the American late-night TV culture.
Seth Meyers hosts Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night talk show that airs on NBC. Fans love him for his memorable comedy, including political satire and insult comedy. There's never a dull moment on Late Night with Seth Meyers.
Carson Daly has been hosting the late night talk show Last Call with Carson Daly since 2002. The show consists of several segments that often feature interviews with musicians, comedians, actors, and other celebrities. Daly's beloved personality is an American favorite.
Stephen Colbert hosts The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS, which began in September 2015. He's a total comedy genius, with one of his famous quotes being, "There's an old saying about those who forget history. I don't remember it, but it's good."
Samantha Bee began hosting her own late-night show in 2015, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. Born in Canada, she recently gained her US citizenship. She's a total comedy star, best known for her political/news satire.
Conan O'Brien currently hosts his own show, Conan on TBS. He attended Harvard University, possibly giving him the title as the most intelligent and hilarious late-night TV host.
Trevor Noah is a South African late-night TV host. His current role hosting The Daily Show on Comedy Central brings news satire to a whole new level. His Instagram bio gives us some more insight, "I was in the crowd when Rafiki held Simba over the edge of the cliff like an African Michael Jackson."