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How Lilly Singh is making late-night TV history

Clip: 09/16/2019 | 7m 56s

In less than a decade, YouTube star Lilly Singh has gone from internet sensation to host of a broadcast TV show, "A Little Late with Lilly Singh," which debuts Monday on NBC. Amna Nawaz sat down with Singh recently on her show’s Los Angeles set to talk about being the only woman and person of color on network late night TV, what success means to her and how she writes for online viewership.

Aired: 09/16/19

Rating: NR

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