Popular late-night talk show “Desus & Mero” has been renewed for a second season ahead of its season one finale.
Showtime Entertainment president Jana Winograde spoke on the renewal of the hit show, stating, “Desus and Mero have been a fantastic addition to the Showtime family. With their hilarious commentary on current events, spirited conversations with major political figures and celebrities, and unique tours of their much-beloved New York City, Desus and Mero bring an entirely new perspective on late-night programming, and we can’t wait to see where they shine that light in 2020.”
Desus Nice (Daniel Baker) and The Kid Mero (Joel Martinez), the hosts of the show, signed a deal with Showtime back in 2018 and debuted the series in February 2019 becoming the networks’ first-ever talk show. The show opened with strong ratings acquiring over 1 million views at the end of its first week on air.
Season two will premiere on Feb 3. continuing to air on Monday and Thursday nights.