Jan Böhmermann with Seth Meyers Late Night

Comedian Jan Böhmermann Lands on US Late Night Show with Seth Meyers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Few German comedians gain recognition outside of Germany and the EU, but when Jan Böhmermann poked fun at Turkey’s President Erdogan on his satirical Neo Magazin Royale TV show last year, his humor landed him in a legal tailspin with Erdogan filing a defamation claim that left the comedian in a career standstill as his show went …

Sources: Late Night with Seth MeyersNew York Times

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