Bisexual YouTube star Lilly Singh is taking Carson Daly’s late night spot on NBC

Jimmy Fallon, Lilly Singh, and Seth Myers.She’s an out performer getting one of the most prominent spots in late night television.

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Bi YouTube star Lilly Singh to replace Carson Daly in NBC late-night slot

YouTube sensation Singh

NBC has found its next late-night host, and she’s a bisexual women of color. YouTube star Lilly Singh is taking over the 1:30am spot currently occupied by Last Call With Carson Daly.

It will make her the only woman with a late-night talk show on a broadcast network.

Her new show, A Little Late With Silly Singh, will debut in September.

The half-hour program will feature in-studio interviews, and pre-taped comedy sketches and segments.

‘This is a dream come true’

Announced yesterday (14 March), Singh said: ‘An Indian-Canadian woman with her own late-night show? Now that is a dream come true.’

‘I’m thrilled to bring it to life on NBC, and I hope my parents consider this to be as exciting as a grandchild.’

Singh’s reached YouTube fame eight years ago with her channel, Superwoman.

Since amassing 14 million followers, Singh appeared in the 2016 film Bad Moms and appeared in HBO’s Fahrenheit 451.

‘I’m fully embracing my superpowers’

Singh, 30, came out as bisexual last month in an inspirational post.

She said: ‘Female, Coloured, Bisexual.

‘Throughout my life these have proven to be obstacles from time to time.

‘But now I’m fully embracing them as my superpowers.’

Signh since took a hiatus from her channel for mental health reasons.

Alongside being an internet star, Lilly Singh has also written the 2017 book How To Be A Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life.

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Bisexual YouTube Star Lilly Singh to Replace Carson Daly’s ‘Last Call’ with Her Own Show on NBC: WATCH

YouTube star Lilly Singh (known as “IISuperwomanII”), is set to replace Last Call with Carson Daly with her own late night show on NBC, A Little Late with Lilly Singh. Singh is the only woman and only LGBTQ person with a late night show on a Big 4 network.

Singh made the announcement on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.

She later wrote about the announcement in an Instagram post.

“I can’t even believe I am writing this caption,” she wrote. “This is so surreal. What is happening? I NEED TO SIT DOWN. Okay. *breathe* I’m THRILLED (and crying) to announce that ya girl is getting her own @nbc late night show! AHHHHHHH!! And not only did I get to announce this dream come true on @fallontonight but @sethmeyers came out and surprised me as well! I’m so grateful and overwhelmed to be joining this incredible family. I’m numb. I can’t even process. This has been SO long in the making and I’m so happy I can finally share this with you. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! There’s so many people to thank and I will do so over the next few (or hundred) posts. Watch the segment live at 11:30pm est! And now… it’s time to work. It’s time to make magic. It’s time to hustle harder than ever before. Blessings ”

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I can’t even believe I am writing this caption. This is so surreal. What is happening? I NEED TO SIT DOWN. Okay. *breathe* I’m THRILLED (and crying) to announce that ya girl is getting her own @nbc late night show! AHHHHHHH!! And not only did I get to announce this dream come true on @fallontonight but @sethmeyers came out and surprised me as well! I’m so grateful and overwhelmed to be joining this incredible family. I’m numb. I can’t even process. This has been SO long in the making and I’m so happy I can finally share this with you. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! There’s so many people to thank and I will do so over the next few (or hundred) posts. Watch the segment live at 11:30pm est! And now… it’s time to work. It’s time to make magic. It’s time to hustle harder than ever before. Blessings #LillyOnFallon #TeamSuperAllDay

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Singh came out as bisexual on Twitter in late February.

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