Seth Meyers’ ‘Late Night’ Gig Starts Tonight

Tonight, longtime “Saturday Night Live” writer and Weekend Update host Seth Myers will begin his new role as host of NBC’s “Late Night.”

New York Times’ media reporter Bill Carter spoke with Meyers about joining the ranks of former “Late Night” hosts, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Fallon.

Seth Myers Ends ‘SNL’ Run This Week

In honor of Seth Myers’ upcoming  “Saturday Night Live” farewell episode, Huffington Post columnist Mike Ryan takes a sentimental look at the longstanding cast member’s SNL career in “So Long, Seth Meyers: The Man Who Made Everyone Around Him At ‘SNL’ a Lot Better.”

Myers wraps up his 12-year run this Saturday, Feb. 1, (NBC, 10:30 p.m. CT) and will take over for Jimmy Fallon as host of the network’s “Late Night,” beginning Feb. 24.