TBS readies new late-night show


TBS / Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.TBS has announced a test of a new comedy series starring comedian Pete Holmes, who is best-known as host of the “You Made It Weird” podcast. His new show will follow “Conan” and airing Monday through Thursdays. It is being executive produced by a team that includes Conan O’Brien. It will showcase “the comedian’s incredible skill set, combining sketches, short films, live comedy, field pieces and in-studio guest interviews into a fast-paced half hour.”

“Pete Holmes is an enormously likable performer with an agile and innovative mind,” O’Brien said in a press release. “I’m really looking forward to his show, and I’ve already had my son program my DVR.”