John Mayer could also be becoming a member of the late-night talk show circuit.
The 43-year-old singer is reportedly near to closing a deal with the streaming service Paramount+. According to Variety, Mayer plans to host a talk and efficiency sequence based mostly on the format of the BBC program “Later with Jools Holland.” The British show is a late-night staple the place legendary and undiscovered artists come collectively for dwell studio performances and interviews.
Representatives for Mayer and Paramount+ didn’t return The Post’s requests for remark.
“Later With John Mayer” has been pitched to potential networks, in accordance to Variety sources. The “Your Body Is a Wonderland” crooner’s new talker would include efficiency segments in addition to interviews with musicians, artists and different popular culture figures on a set designed to appear to be a nightclub.
New episodes of the sequence would reportedly be launched weekly on Paramount+, together with specials airing on CBS. According to Variety, there is also the opportunity of specials, in addition to tie-ins with the Grammy Awards, that are broadcast on CBS.
Mayer already has some internet hosting expertise below his belt. In 2015, he was a visitor host for 3 episodes of CBS’s “The Late Late Show With James Corden.” In 2004, he additionally dropped his docuseries, “John Mayer Has a TV Show,” on VH1. Aside from showing on the small display, the Grammy winner has hosted his “Current Mood” talk show on Instagram Live since 2018.