Since then, Corden's career has taken off in the U.S. After appearing in the movie musical Into The Woods, The funny man hosted the 2017 Grammy Awards and the 2016 Tony Awards. Corden is also slated to be hosting this year's much-anticipated 60th Grammy Awards Ceremony.
James Corden and wife Julia Carey.
His Late Late Show segment "Carpool Karaoke" has seen massive popularity with fans who enjoy seeing their favorite celebs belting out tunes and engage in Corden's specialty: silliness. The segment is so popular that it will soon be getting its own spinoff, also hosted by Corden.
If you've never seen it—you're missing out. The premise is fairly simple: Corden picks up a celebrity in his car, and the two to three; sometimes four guests drive around Los Angeles singing either songs from their own albums or just popular music. They answer questions and occasionally play silly games.
It's always the perfect opportunity for singers to show off their skills and for actors/anyone else to either embarrass themselves or wow the viewers.