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Desus & Mero: Season 1 (2019)




Critic Consensus: New network, same energy, Desus & Mero's raw honesty and real hilarity proves an essential voice in the late-night landscape no matter where it airs.


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Two pals from the Bronx discuss culture, politics, sports, entertainment and everyday life in this late-night talk show.


Critic Reviews for Desus & Mero: Season 1

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (8)

Despite the kinks, Desus & Mero is still a joy and even a potential game-changer.

August 9, 2019 | Full Review…
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Raucous newcomer that can be highly entertaining, at other moments off-putting -- caveat emptor -- but the future does look promising.

March 5, 2019 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
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But perhaps what Desus and Mero did best was keep their new show feeling familiar, yet fun and exciting, for longtime Bodega Hive members, while also welcoming new viewers to their particular (and rather strong) brand of comedy.

February 27, 2019 | Full Review…

New voices in late night TV are fresh, smart, topical.

February 26, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

The Showtime version, god bless, is just professional enough, but no more. Which is why I found myself laughing like an idiot...

February 22, 2019 | Full Review…

That Ocasio-Cortez would be the new iteration's first guest couldn't be more appropriate: she's also won a following for breaking into a white-dominated institution with frankness, reason, and a refreshing contempt for the 1%.

June 4, 2019 | Full Review…

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