Mike Shoemaker, who serves as an executive producer on Late Night With Seth Myers, revealed on his Twitter page that comedian John Mulaney has joined the writing staff for the show. Mulaney previously worked with Myers on SNL, where they were both members of the illustrious writing staff, crafting iconic characters, such as Bill Hader’s beloved Stefon. Shoemaker’s full tweet is below.
John Mulaney likes to work so this week he officially joined Late Night with @SethMeyers as a staff writer. I hope he stays for 100 years but I will settle for "as long as John wants".
Here's the 1st sketch from rookie @latenightseth writer John @Mulaney:https://t.co/IMZ4DHbOAJ
— Mike Shoemaker (@shoemakermike) November 13, 2020
Mulaney has made a name for himself in the past several years, becoming one of pop culture’s most quotable comedians. In addition to the several stand-up specials he’s debuted on Netflix, including Kid Gorgeous and The Comeback Kid, Mulaney has provided his voice in notable projects, such as Netflix’s raunchy comedy Big Mouth, which will debut season 4 in December, and Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse, where he provided the voice of Spider-Ham. Mulaney has even expressed a desire to give Spider-Man his own investigative reporter solo film. At this time, there are no details pertaining to how long Mulaney will remain on staff for Late Night With Seth Myers.
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Source: Mike Shoemaker