PREMIERE WEEK GUESTS SET FOR 14TH SEASON OF "LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY"
New Season Begins Monday, Sept. 22 with TV Debut of Electronic Artist Porter Robinson
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. - Sept. 18, 2014 - Director Antoine Fuqua ("The Equalizer"), actor Corey Stoll ("The Strain, "House of Cards"), actress Megan Boone ("The Blacklist") and the TV debut of electronic artist Porter Robinson will highlight the season premiere week of "Last Call with Carson Daly."
Beginning its 14th season on NBC, "Last Call with Carson Daly" continues to push the boundaries of late-night television. Each night, "Last Call" hits the streets, taking the entire show on location, and bringing viewers along for the ride. Host Carson Daly introduces his audience to the emerging artists and stories you simply won't find anywhere else.
In recent years, "Last Call" has garnered acclaim for its gritty documentary style, emphasis on great storytelling, and status as late night TV's unofficial music tastemaker.
For the season's first show on Monday, Sept. 22, Porter Robinson will be joined by actor-comedian Jim Jefferies. The entire lineup for the first week is below.
Monday, Sept. 22: Comedian Jim Jefferies ("Legit"), TV debut of electronic artist Porter Robinson, director Ned Benson
Tuesday, Sept. 23: Director Antoine Fuqua ("The Equalizer"), rock band Say Anything, actor Jason Mantzoukas ("The League")
Wednesday, Sept. 24: Megan Boone ("The Blacklist"), alternative band Self, Who Charted podcast
Thursday, Sept. 25: Actor Corey Stoll ("The Strain," "House of Cards") rock supergroup The Birds of Satan, "The Chair" directors Shane Dawson and Anna Martemucci
Upcoming guests include Cristin Milioti ("A to Z"), J.K. Simmons ("Whiplash") and comedian Jerrod Carmichael.
"Last Call with Carson Daly" is produced by Universal Television. Stewart Bailey and Carson Daly are the executive producers.
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