Priyanka congratulates Lilly Singh on becoming first woman of colour to host late night talk show


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Priyanka Chopra is now a global superstar and has reached this level through sheer hardwork and perseverance. The ‘Quantico’ actress has broken all the stereotypes and shackles to make her name in  Hollywood. PeeCee is also best friends with YouTube sensation and ‘Superwoman’ i.e. Lilly Singh.

Now, Lilly Singh aka ‘Superwoman’, who is of Indian origin is all set to make her international television debut with a show on NBC. Her show is titled ‘A Little Late With Lilly Singh’ and will replace Carson Daly’s show ‘Last Call’. Lilly’s show will go on air in the month of September this year.

Priyanka Chopra was very chuffed for her friend and congratulated her. The ‘Isn’t It Romantic’ actress shared a selfie with Singh on her Instagram story and wrote, “So proud of @iisuperwomanii… First woman… of colour… to be late night show host…Break them barriers baby! So proud”

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Lilly Singh made this announcement on Jimmy Fallon’s show’ The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ and said,  “I’m so excited because I truly get to create a show from scratch. I get to make it inclusive… and create something I really believe in”.

Lilly could not quite contain her excitement and shared an emotional post.

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I can’t even believe I am writing this caption. This is so surreal. What is happening? I NEED TO SIT DOWN. Okay. *breathe* I’m THRILLED (and crying) to announce that ya girl is getting her own @nbc late night show! AHHHHHHH!! And not only did I get to announce this dream come true on @fallontonight but @sethmeyers came out and surprised me as well! I’m so grateful and overwhelmed to be joining this incredible family. I’m numb. I can’t even process. This has been SO long in the making and I’m so happy I can finally share this with you. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! There’s so many people to thank and I will do so over the next few (or hundred) posts. Watch the segment live at 11:30pm est! And now… it’s time to work. It’s time to make magic. It’s time to hustle harder than ever before. Blessings 🙏🏽 #LillyOnFallon #TeamSuperAllDay

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Lilly Singh recently came out as bisexual and won hearts of the Internet for her courage. The YouTube star is very close to Priyanka and even attended her wedding with Nick Jonas in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur last year.

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