With the Winter Olympics over and out, the late-night TV comedy/talk/variety melee of 2014 begins in earnest tonight.
Late Night with Seth Meyers debuts tonight on NBC. The Pete Holmes Show begins a new second season at midnight on TBS, up against the surging @midnight on Comedy Central. And, of course, we’ll see who viewers tune into at 11:35 or 11:37 p.m. (Eastern/Pacific) now that it’s Jimmy Fallon on against David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, Conan O’Brien, Stephen Colbert, Arsenio Hall and everything else that’s on in that half-hour. Jon Stewart, Chelsea Handler and Andy Cohen already are grabbing hold of plenty of viewing demographics in the preceding half-hour while your elders are watching the late local news.
And in case you missed it, I also spoke a little about this last weekend on MSNBC with anchor T.J. Holmes. Roll the clip to see my fathead: