Larry Wilmore's The Minority Report to Replace The Colbert Report on Comedy Central

Larry WilmoreComedy Central’s search for Stephen Colbert‘s replacement has finally come to an end.

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Larry Wilmore, who has served as The Daily Show‘s “Senior Black Correspondent” since 2006, is getting his own half-hour show in the 11:30/10:30c time slot, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Minority Report With Larry Wilmore will premiere in Jan. 2015.

In addition to his acting credits — which include recent appearances on ABC’s Happy Endings and Malibu Country, as well as Nickelodeon’s Instant Mom — Wilmore also boasts a full behind-the-scenes resume, having created Fox’s The PJs and The Bernie Mac Show.

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