John Mulaney and Andy Samberg filled up for Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday. The comedians hosted Jimmy Kimmel Live! in Kimmel's absence.
In their opening speech, the two made fun at Kimmel's double diagnosis.Mulaney: "I think we should explain tonight's event." "Remember how Jimmy stated he didn't have COVID
Samberg remarked, "In all seriousness, we're praying to the Catholic and Jewish gods for Jimmy's recovery."
Mulaney and Samberg host and guest appear on the programme.
They agreed to try their best despite not being the long-running talk show host."We're not Jimmy, but we're here to amuse," Samberg remarked.
Colbert returned as Late Show host on Monday after relapsing with the sickness that sidelined him for two weeks.