The Late Late Show is Ireland's most popular and prestigious television show and is the longest running chat show in the world.
Originally conceived as a short filler programme for the summer schedule in 1962 on the then fledgling Irish broadcaster Telefís Éireann, The Late Late Show has gone on to become an Irish institution and today is still the most popular programme on television in Ireland.
Pat Kenny became host of The Late Late Show in September 1999, taking over from Gay Byrne. Gay was the programme's first presenter in 1962, and apart from one season when Frank Hall presented the show while Gay worked with the BBC, it was a continuous run of almost 37 years.
Ryan Tubridy hosted The Late Late Show from September 4th 2009.
Ryan Tubridy is joined by Conor McGregor, Ibrahim Halawa, Imelda May, Kieren Fallon, and Nigella Lawson. With performances from Imelda May and The Academic.
Ryan is joined by Brendan Gleeson, Samantha Power, Caitlyn Jenner and Kevin Doyle. Music from Philomena Begley.
Ryan is joined by Mel Gibson, Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg and John Lithgow. Also on the show, Christy Moore, Ham Sandwich, James Nesbitt, Alison Spittle and Peter Kay.
Guests include master of voices Mario Rosenstock, mentalist Keith Barry, the Monaghan woman who raised Jackie Kennedy's children and lots more. Plus performances by Daniel O'Donnell and U.M.A.N.
Host Ryan Tubridy dons his Christmas jumper and leads a cast of hundreds of singers, dancers, musicians and toy demonstrators for the biggest night in the Irish TV calendar.
Ryan is joined by actress Saoirse Ronan, Dancing with the Stars contestants Marty Morrissey, Norah Casey and Erin McGregor, with music from The Corrs and The Coronas.
Ryan is joined by Ed Sheeran, Joe Canning, and Brendan Grace. Music from Ed Sheeran, Lisa Hannigan and Picture This.
Tonight's guests include Kathryn Thomas, some of the daters from First Dates Ireland, Valerie Cox, celebrity hairstylist Trudy Hayes, and a discussion on body positivity. Plus music from Patrick Feeney and Hermitage Green.