TV Picks: Monday Preview — Brian Williams, Naomi Campbell, The Hold Steady
Late Night with Seth Meyers enters week two of its existence with guests Brian Williams, Naomi Campbell and musical guest The Hold Steady.
Brian Williams has been the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News since 2004. As a fellow 30 Rocker, Brian has frequented Late Night over the years, visiting 18 times when Jimmy Fallon was behind the desk. Recently, he “rapped” The Sugar Hill Gang’s “Rapper Delight” – and, yes, he brought two friends along. Brian’s daughter, Allison, will visit Late Night the following day.
Naomi Campbell is a British model considered by many to be one of the five original supermodels. She has graced the covers of more than 500 magazines and has been featured in campaigns for Burberry, Prada and Versace. She was the first black model to appear on the cover of TIME magazine.
The Hold Steady is a rock band from Brooklyn consisting of Craig Finn on vocals and guitar, Tad Kubler on guitar, Galen Polivka on bass, Bobby Drake on drums and Steve Selvidge on guitar. The group’s current Teeth Dreams tour is out until May 19 – check out dates in a city near you.
See you Monday at 12:35/11:35c!
The Hold Steady performs their song “Spinners.”
Late Night Bloopers
We had a few kinks to work out in our first week.
Brian Williams Interview
Brian Williams on life in Sochi, Allison Williams’ engagement and more.
Naomi Campbell Interview
True story: Supermodel Naomi Campbell and Seth once modeled together for Vogue.
Seth’s Opening Monologue:
A man who claims he had sex with a Hot Pocket is advising others in his situation to use a condom. While Hot Pockets are advising other Hot Pockets to stay away from this man.
Despite the fact that Ukraine has been all over the news for the past few weeks, a survey found that 64% of US students still couldn’t find Ukraine on a map. Said Vladimir Putin, “Soon nobody will.”
Now that marijuana is legal in Washington and Colorado wedding planners in those states are starting to incorporate marijuana into wedding day plans. So now the expression goes: “something old, something new, something borrowed, something like, sweet but also crunchy that’s not dry because my mouth’s already super dry and- oh hey what about Choco-Taco??
Despite being on the other side of the country, Justin Bieber reposted photos of his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez at the Vanity Fair Oscar party with the caption “most elegant princess in the world.” Then he immediately tweeted, “sorry, that was supposed to be a selfie.”
According to Twitter statistics, the most tweeted about star during last night’s Academy Awards was Jennifer Lawrence. And the star most tweeted about by John Travolta was Jerfinnel Lordson.