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And a writer will lead them: The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore debuts

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It’s a time of great confusion amidst late-night TV. Two Jimmys and a Seth have settled into their time slots, but David Letterman is on his way out. Stephen Colbert has been tapped to replace Letterman, but he won’t make his Late Show debut until September. And Craig Ferguson, along with his robot pal Geoff and his pantomime horse Secretariat, are gone completely. (Don’t even talk to me about that one. I’m not dealing with it well.) Into this chaos marches Larry Wilmore, former Senior Black Correspondent of Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show on Comedy Central. Starting January 19, Wilmore takes over The Colbert Report’s post-Stewart slot with a new entry, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. Wilmore’s background in…

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