*Comedians Larry Wilmore and Amber Ruffin are set to lead weekly shows on NBC’s new streaming platform Peacock, and now titles, premiere dates, and trailers have been released.
Peacock has ordered 11 episodes of “Wilmore,” which debuted Friday, Sept. 18.
In a trailer for the show, he is having a conversation with himself about what to call the series and explains what viewers can expect — check out the trailer above.
Meanwhile, “The Amber Ruffin Show” will launch Sept. 25.
“Having a late-night show on Peacock is so exciting! We can’t wait to write sketches, songs and jokes about this terrible time we call now,” said Ruffin of her series.
— Larry Wilmore (@larrywilmore) September 20, 2020
Here’s more from THR:
The Amber Ruffin Show will feature her signature smart and silly take on the week’s news, and no matter what’s happening in the world, she’ll respond to it with a mix of seriousness, nonsense and evening gowns.
Wilmore’s untitled show will feature the host having real conversations with high-profile people from the worlds of sports, politics and entertainment. Each episode will cover the election and engage in the important conversations of the week and be funny, sometimes serious, potentially awkward and definitely honest.
Wilmore’s show will feature him having candid conversations with influencers from the worlds of sports, politics and entertainment.
Ruffin Show will feature her signature smart and silly take on the week’s news, Peacock says. Watch the trailer below.