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Central Renews ‘@Midnight with Chris Hardwick’

Late Night Talker Recently Moved into the 'Daily Show with Trevor Noah' Lead-Out Time Period

Comedy central has greenlit Emmy Award winning late night talk show “@Midnight With Chris Hardwick for a fourth season, with a 40-week run that will air throughout 2017. Airing Monday-Thursday in its new timeslot at 11:30 p.m. ET after “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” “@midnight with Chris Hardwick” is a combination of scripted, rehearsed and improv that targets social media and pop culture.

Comparably, “@midnight,” which now airs in place of canceled “Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,” is the most social of the late-night talk shows on Twitter with the series’ signature #HashtagWars consistently landing as Twitter’s top Trending Topic, both nationally and worldwide.

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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