james corden late late show replacement gi 'Late Late Show' taps James Corden as Craig Ferguson replacementAccording to a new report, James Corden will be the new host of CBS’s “Late Late Show.” TheWrap broke the news, though CBS has not issued a confirmation yet.

The 35-year-old Brit is best known for the BBC sitcom “Gavin & Stacey,” and for his stage work. Up next, he’s starring in Disney’s “Into The Woods,” and can be spotted in the recently released trailer as the Baker opposite Emily Blunt’s the Baker’s Wife.
Craig Ferguson announced that he would be exiting “Late Late Show” back in April. His final episodes are slated to be shot in December 2014.

“While we’ll miss Craig and can’t thank him enough for his contributions to both the show and the network, we respect his decision to move on, and we look forward to celebrating his final broadcasts,” CBS Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler said at the time of Ferguson’s announcement.

Posted by:Terri Schwartz