Seth Meyers is taking the remainder of the week off, however sadly, it is not for a soothing cause.
Meyers lately revealed that he has examined optimistic for COVID-19 for the second time, inflicting him to cancel his exhibits for the week.
The discuss present host informed followers through Twitter that he shall be shutting down manufacturing, stating, “After negative tests Monday and Tuesday I tested positive for COVID this morning. Canceling shows the rest of this week. Apologies to our scheduled guests and loyal viewers!”
Guests who have been set to make an look on the approaching episodes embrace Only Murders in the Building star, Nathan Lane, musical visitor Maren Morris, Adam Pally who stars in truTV’s 101 Places to Party Before You Die, and Rap Sh!t star, Issa Rae together with comic Nikki Glasser.
This marks the second time Meyers was compelled to cancel his present attributable to COVID-19. Back in January, the host took to his Twitter to announce that he needed to cancel, promising to start out again up the next Monday.
“The bad news is, I tested positive for COVID (thanks, 2022!) the good news is, I feel fine (thanks vaccines and booster!) We are canceling the rest of the shows this week, so tune in next Monday to see what cool location we will try and pass off as a studio!!!” he wrote.
Meyers is not the one late evening host that bought hit with the wrath that’s COVID-19. Jimmy Kimmel and fellow late-night colleague Stephen Colbert have been additionally compelled to push again exhibits after getting contaminated.
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In May, Kimmel introduced that his daughter gave him the virus when he jokingly tweeted, “Our daughter brought us covid (even though we specifically asked her not to.)” He continued, “All feeling fine, I am double vaxxed and boosted but the show must not go on.”
The discuss present host despatched his apologies to company Tom Cruise, and Iliza Shlesinger. He additionally revealed that comic Mike Birbiglia can be filling in for him.
Although, like Meyers, that wasn’t the one time Kimmel got here down with the virus. Later that very same month, Kimmel was compelled to sit down out a couple of extra exhibits, leaving John Mulaney and Andy Samberg to visitor host Jimmy Kimmel Live! in his place.
“I’m such a positive person, I tested positive AGAIN. I am feeling fine,” he tweeted. “The great John @Mulaney & Andy Samberg @TheLonelyIsland have graciously agreed to host @JimmyKimmelLive for me tomorrow.”
Colbert himself additionally examined optimistic again in April, together with a second time in May.
Seems like these late evening hosts cannot catch a break!