And as if it couldn't get any better... Janelle Monáe will be performing. It's a pilot... but really, does anyone have any doubts that this is going to be awesome?
The news follows a week of people, upon the news of Colbert replacing Letterman, once again writing about how all these evening comedy shows star men. Chelsea Hander's been getting a lot of attention, too, with folks speculating that she'll be replacing Craig Ferguson. But Maya Rudolph? Hadn't heard that rumor. What a delightful surprise.