Craig Kilborn's run
- Actor Allusion: His "In the News" segment was reminiscent of The Daily Show.
- The Pete Best: For the second time in two shows; the first being The Daily Show.
James Corden's run
- Actor Allusion: When Chris Pine was a guest, James made several references to Into the Woods and how, during production, Chris would hang out with a certain future talk show host.
- Follow the Leader: Corden's run is heavily influenced by Jimmy Fallon's Late Night and The Tonight Show, plus The Graham Norton Show.