James Corden was at his desk at The Late Late Show final evening however projected on a TV set positioned on the desk because the CBS late-night host led this system from his dwelling.
“Today I was told that I’d come into contact with someone who recently tested positive for COVID-19,” he mentioned on the high of the present Monday evening. “I’ve taken the test, that test has come back negative. Out of abundance of caution for everyone who works on the show, I’m going to host the show over Zoom way more than six feet apart from anyone but my face will still be here, in the studio.”
The remainder of The Late Late Show crew was on set as regular. According to sources, the contact Corden referred to occurred exterior of labor, and nobody else from the present was concerned. His self-quarantining is a part of commonplace COVID contact-tracing process.
The Late Late Show returned to the studio Aug. 11, and manufacturing has been working easily; it was not impacted by a handful of COVID-19 optimistic instances reported final month on the Television City advanced the place it movies.
Corden referenced the optimistic expertise up to now in his remarks about internet hosting from dwelling. “And it’s a shame because I thought like we were really getting into a rhythm in the studio,” he mentioned. (Watch the video above.)