“A Closer Look” is a recurring segment on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” that features Meyers delivering a monologue-style commentary on current events and political news. The segment typically airs at the beginning of the show and lasts between 10 and 15 minutes.
During “A Closer Look,” Meyers takes a humorous and insightful approach to analyzing news stories and political developments, often using clips from news broadcasts and interviews to illustrate his points. He has covered a wide range of topics, including the 2016 presidential election, the Trump administration, and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Meyers has received critical acclaim for his work on “A Closer Look,” and the segment has become a signature part of his show. It has also gained a following online, with clips from the segment frequently shared on social media.
Late Night With Seth Meyers
“Late Night with Seth Meyers” is an American late-night talk show that airs on NBC. It premiered on February 24, 2014, and is hosted by comedian and writer Seth Meyers. The show airs weeknights at 12:35 am ET/PT, following “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”
The format of the show is similar to other late-night talk shows, with Meyers delivering a monologue at the beginning of the show and then conducting interviews with celebrity guests. However, the show is also known for its comedic segments, including “A Closer Look,” which offers Meyers’ humorous take on current events and political news.
In addition to Meyers, the show features a house band led by musician and comedian Fred Armisen, and a team of writers who help create the show’s content. The show has received critical acclaim for its political commentary and its ability to balance humor and topicality.
“Late Night with Seth Meyers” has been nominated for several Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Variety Talk Series, and Meyers himself has been praised for his hosting abilities and comedic timing. The show has also featured a wide range of guests, including politicians, actors, musicians, and comedians.
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