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Listen to A Closer Look and more in the audio edition of Late Night with Seth Meyers, weeknights at 12:35/11:35c on NBC.

Listen to A Closer Look and more in the audio edition of Late Night with Seth Meyers, weeknights at 12:35/11:35c on NBC.

 

#559

Anne Hathaway | After Second Impeachment, Trump Begins Moving Out of White House: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at a twice-impeached Trump turning against some of his closest allies as his White House gets packed up. Then, Anne Hathaway shares how exhilarating it was to star in one of the first films to depict life during the COVID-19 lockdown and talks about working with the risk-taking director Doug Liman. ... Read more

15 Jan 2021

22 MINS

22:17

15 Jan 2021


#558

Rep. Andy Kim | Trump Is Now the Only President To Be Impeached Twice: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the House voting to impeach President Trump for inciting the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, making him the first and only president in history to be impeached twice. Then, Rep. Andy Kim shares what led him to help clean up the aftermath of the Capitol insurrection, talks about the surreal experience he had returning to the Capitol and shares his thoughts on his colleagues who refuse to wear masks. ... Read more

14 Jan 2021

25 MINS

25:13

14 Jan 2021


#557

Neil Gaiman | Trump Defends His Sedition Speech as Support for Impeachment Grows: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at House Democrats calling on Vice President Pence to remove President Trump through the 25th Amendment as they prepare to vote on a resolution to impeach Trump. Neil Gaiman explains why quarantine boredom is bad for creativity and shares how peculiar it is for his twenty-year-old book to be adapted into a show and still feel of-the-moment. ... Read more

13 Jan 2021

21 MINS

21:32

13 Jan 2021


#556

Amber Ruffin & Lacey Lamar | House Democrats Move to Impeach Trump for Insurrection: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the Republicans who incited the violent insurrection at the Capitol telling everyone it's "time to move on" after House Democrats unveiled a text ofimpeachmentcalling for the removal of President Trump through the25thAmendment. Then, sisters Amber Ruffin and Lacey Lamar talk about theirbook, "You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey,"and share why their mom will not enjoy reading it. ... Read more

12 Jan 2021

22 MINS

22:11

12 Jan 2021


#555

Bill Hader | Calls For Trump’s Removal Grow After Violent Insurrection at Capitol: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at a majority of Republicans in the House and a handful of GOP senators tried to throw out the results of the presidential election even after a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol attempted to overthrow American democracy. Then, Bill Hader imagines how his SNL character Stefon would react to the COVID-19 pandemic and discusses the future seasons of Barry. ... Read more

08 Jan 2021

27 MINS

27:06

08 Jan 2021


#554

Chelsea Handler | Trump Falsely Claims Pence Can Overturn Election Results: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump defending his possibly illegal phone call pressuring Georgia election officials to overturn his loss to Joe Biden. Then, Chelsea Handler talks about living by herself in Canada, her cleaning lady’s very intimate relationship with her dogs andwhyshe’s no longer crushing on New YorkGov.Andrew Cuomo. ... Read more

06 Jan 2021

22 MINS

22:38

06 Jan 2021


#553

Amy Poehler | Trump’s Phone Call with Georgia Election Officials Could Be a Crime: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump trying his hardest to get impeached again and prosecuted after he pressured the Georgiasecretary of stateto overturn election results. Then, Amy Poehler talks about why she wants to live in The Matrix, leaning into discomfort and her film Moxie. ... Read more

05 Jan 2021

33 MINS

33:00

05 Jan 2021


#552

Craig Robinson | The Wright Thing

Late Night writer Jeff Wright comes clean about why he’s jealous of Donald Trump. Then, Craig Robinson shows off his vintage Seth Meyers posters, talks about the secrecy behind The Masked Singer and responds to people asking him to prevent The Office from leaving Netflix. ... Read more

31 Dec 2020

15 MINS

15:05

31 Dec 2020


#551

Late Night Lit: Seth Meyers & 2020 Literary Reflections

To end 2020, Late Night Lit concluded that only one guest would be suitable to reflect on the year in books and how literature has nourished us during the pandemic. Luckily, Seth Meyers said yes. Late Night producer Sarah Jenks-Daly talks to Seth about the role of authors on Late Night. Plus, they pay tribute to one of Seth's favorite authors, the late John le Carré. Then, she talks to Late Night researchers Matt Reimann and Kat Spillane, who help out with all things related to literature on the show. They discuss what they've caught up on in 2020. Mentioned in this episode: Yaa Gyasi (who appeared on Late Night for "Transcendent Kingdom" and "Homegoing") "A Brief History of Seven Killings" by Marlon James "The Goldfinch" byDonna Tartt "Blacktop Wasteland" by S.A. Cosby "Mirror & The Light" byHilary Mantel "Monogamy" by Sue Miller "The Vanishing Half" by Brit Bennett "Sea Wife" byAmity Gaige "Writers & Lovers" by Lily King "Missionaries" by Phil Klay "The Night Manager" by John le Carré "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy" by John le Carré "Slough House" by Mick Herron Ta-Nehisi Coates (who has appeared many times on Late Night) "The Sympathizer" byViet Thanh Nguyen George Saunders (who appeared on Late Night for "Lincoln in the Bardo") Helen Oyeyemi (who appeared on Late Night for "What Is Not") "Democracy in America" by Alexis de Tocqueville "The Labyrinth of Solitude" byOctavio Paz "The Theory of Moral Sentiments" by Adam Smith "Emma" by Jane Austen "Sense and Sensibility" by Jane Austen "Persuasion" by Jane Austen "Harry Potter" series by J.K. Rowling "Moby-Dick" by Herman Melville "Pachinko" byMin Jin Lee "Memorial" by Bryan Washington "Motherhood" bySheila Heti “Slaughterhouse-Five” by Kurt Vonnegut Kurt Vonnegut's letter to his daughter Nanette (referenced on [Gaslit Nation] (https://www.gaslitnationpod.com/) ) "Fake Accounts” by Lauren Oyler ... Read more

28 Dec 2020

27 MINS

27:55

28 Dec 2020


#550

Jimmy Fallon | Amber Ruffin's 2020 Christmas Song

Late Night writer Amber Ruffin performs a special Christmas song in an attempt to cheer up those who won't be able to make it home for the holidays. Then, Jimmy Fallon talks about The Tonight Show adjusting to the limitations of the coronavirus pandemic, reinventing pajamas and his fourth book 5 More Sleeps ‘til Christmas. ... Read more

24 Dec 2020

18 MINS

18:43

24 Dec 2020


#549

Mehdi Hasan | Trump Threatens Not to Leave White House on Inauguration Day: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the president and his enablers continuing their attempt to end democracy just a month ahead of the end of the Trump administration. Mehdi Hasan talks about launching The Mehdi Hasan Show on Peacock from home during the coronavirus pandemic, calls for Trump to be held accountable for his attempt to steal the election and explains why the right-wing media is a "safe space" in its own right. ... Read more

18 Dec 2020

21 MINS

21:26

18 Dec 2020


#548

Stacey Abrams | Trump's Mar-a-Lago Neighbors Don't Want Him to Move There: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at the Republican Party and right-wing media still insisting there’s a way for Trump to subvert the will of the voters and remain in office. Then, Stacey Abrams discusses preparing for the upcoming GeorgiaSenaterunoffs, expresses her concerns for Kelly Loeffler and DavidPerdue'ssupport of Trump's false voter fraud claims and shares her expectations for voter suppression efforts in Georgia. ... Read more

17 Dec 2020

23 MINS

23:45

17 Dec 2020


#547

The Chicks | Electoral College Formalizes Biden’s Win, Trump’s Loss: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Trump and the Republican Party desperately attempting to dismantle our democracy, even after the Electoral College voted to make Joe Biden the next president of the United States. Then, the band The Chicks (Natalie Maines, Emily Strayer, Martie Maguire) wage their bets on who could drink Seth under the table, talk about their new album "Gaslighter" and reveal how close their sleuthing fans get while trying to decipher their lyrics. ... Read more

15 Dec 2020

21 MINS

21:49

15 Dec 2020


#546

Jenny Slate | Trump Joins New Election Lawsuit as U.S. Hits Record COVID Deaths: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at President Trump live-tweeting Fox News and trying to overturn the results of the 2020 election while the coronavirus pandemic hits a new grim milestone. Jenny Slate shares a very important life update, then talks about the pet cemetery at her fiancé’s house and her book Little Weirds. ... Read more

11 Dec 2020

23 MINS

23:02

11 Dec 2020


#545

Aubrey Plaza | Trump and Texas File New Election Lawsuit After Supreme Court Rejection: A Closer Loo...

Seth takes a closer look at the Supreme Court rejecting a lawsuit seeking to block Pennsylvania from certifying its electoral votes for Joe Biden and the GOP attempting another Hail Mary pass to overturn the election results. Then, Aubrey Plaza talks about her movie "Black Bear," becoming a small town’s crazy woman and shares her tips for exploring Delaware. ... Read more

10 Dec 2020

23 MINS

23:13

10 Dec 2020


#544

Nick Kroll | Trump Tries to Overturn Georgia's Election Results: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at Donald Trump focusing on overturning the results of the 2020 election and counter-programming Joe Biden’s inauguration while the nation weathers the worst stage of the COVID-19 pandemic. Then, Nick Kroll talks about the newest season of Big Mouth and helping parents broach tough subjects with their kidsthroughthe show. ... Read more

08 Dec 2020

21 MINS

21:58

08 Dec 2020


#543

Journalist Adam Davidson

Late Night writer Dina Gusovsky interrupts Seth to explain why she’s jealous of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. Then, finance journalist Adam Davidson discusses how the world might change under the Biden administration, explains how Trump is a "bottom feeder" on corruption that already existed in the world and breaks down why Ivanka is the toughest Trump. ... Read more

04 Dec 2020

14 MINS

14:35

04 Dec 2020


#542

Late Night Lit: Deesha Philyaw & Todd Doughty

On today's episode of Late Night Lit, Late Night supervising producer Sarah Jenks-Daly speaks with Deesha Philyaw, author of the new novel "The Secret Lives of Church Ladies." Then, she speaks with Todd Doughty, senior v-p and deputy publisher at Doubleday. Plus, hear some book recommendations from members of the Late Night staff. Mentioned in this episode: "The Secret Lives of Church Ladies" by Deesha Philyaw "The Prophets" by Robert Jones, Jr. "Milk Blood Heat" by Dantiel W. Moniz "A Little Life" by Hanya Yanagihara "The Testaments" by Margaret Atwood "Family of Origin" by CJ Hauser [Todd Doughty's Instagram] (https://www.instagram.com/toddadoughty) "Little Pieces of Hope" by Todd Doughty "The Pelican Brief" by John Grisham "Still Life: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel" by Louise Penny "Bath Haus" by P.J. Vernon "Charlotte's Web" by E.B. White "The Years of Lyndon Johnson" by Robert Caro "The End of October" by Lawrence Wright "The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle" by Haruki Murakami ... Read more

30 Nov 2020

35 MINS

35:41

30 Nov 2020


#541

The Meyers Family

For the seventh year, Seth spends Thanksgiving with his brother Josh, his father Larry and his mother Hilary. ... Read more

27 Nov 2020

15 MINS

15:20

27 Nov 2020