CBSSI Sends The Late Late Show with James Corden to Germany


AMSTERDAM/MUNICH: CBS Studios International (CBSSI) has licensed the German broadcast rights for The Late Late Show with James Corden to RTL II.

The series will broadcast on RTL II’s new internet-only channel, RTL II YOU, which launched in late May. The Late Late Show with James Corden will air in Germany within 24 hours of the show’s U.S. broadcast. It will run in its original format, without German dubbing.

The Late Late Show with James Corden is creating a lot of attention and acclaim in the U.S. and internationally,” said Armando Nuñez, the president and CEO of CBS Global Distribution Group. “The show has redefined late night broadcasting to the digital generation and we look forward to giving German audiences access to what is undoubtedly the ultimate late night after-party.”

Nadja Raoufi, the senior VP of program acquisitions and new channel development at RTL II, said, “We are very proud that The Late Late Show is a part of RTL II YOU. CBS’s worldwide, successful show perfectly complements the portfolio on RTL II YOU and hits the mark among our young target group.”