Maya Rudolph wants to host a variety show. Yes, please, but where should it air?

The death by a thousand cuts of "Up All Night" continues with the news that its third lead, Maya Rudolph, is looking for her next project. Christina Applegate has left the NBC show, and Will Arnett is starring in a CBS pilot

That Rudolph would also want to move on is not much of a surprise -- but what is interesting is the type of show she wants to do.

According to Deadline, Rudolph has turned down offers to star in several pilots. She has her eyes on a variety show instead, and ABC and NBC are interested, as is studio 20th Century Fox TV.

Despite the fact that an honest-to-goodness variety show hasn't thrived on prime-time television in at least a quarter century, a show fronted by Rudolph could work. Her comic skills are obvious, and she can sing (and not just in parodies of pop stars). With the right writers and sensibility,
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