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Stephen Colbert impresses on his Late Show debut

Stephen Colbert impresses on his Late Show debut

Stephen Colbert took over as host of The Late Show on Tuesday night, and he hit the ground running. The new look titles look incredible: The newly-renovated Ed Sullivan Theater looks stunning inside with the original roof restored to its former glory, complete with digital projections of – amongst other things – Stephen Colbert’s face: Although the new digital backdrops behind the desk and to the side are incredible I do miss the old New York skyline and models from…

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Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee with Stephen Colbert

Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee with Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert was a guest on the most recent episode of Jerry Seinfeld’s hugely-popular internet series Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee. The episode is entitled “Cut Up And Bloody But Looking Good”. Click the thumbnail below to watch the episode in full.

Stephen Colbert at the annual CBS upfront presentation

Stephen Colbert at the annual CBS upfront presentation

Stephen Colbert made an appearance at the annual CBS upfront presentation for advertisers at Carnegie Hall in New York last week. CNN Money report he hit it off with advertisers which is important as that’s where the show’s revenue stream will come from – he said “you advertisers want young eyeballs… and not just the ones Rupert Murdoch buys on the black market”. Colbert also poked fun at CBS with reference to the number of crime dramas they air saying…

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Stephen Colbert’s Late Show to premiere 8th September

Stephen Colbert’s Late Show to premiere 8th September

It’s been announced today the Late Show With Stephen Colbert will make its debut on CBS on Tuesday 8th September at 11.35pm ET. Chairman of CBS Entertainment, Nina Tassler, says in a CBS press statement “the production office is open, the premiere date is set, and we’re incredibly excited to welcome the creative and comedic genius of Stephen Colbert to CBS late night this fall”. Stephen Colbert said “I have nine months to make a show, just like a baby….

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The Colbert Report bows out with record viewing figures

The Colbert Report bows out with record viewing figures

The finale of The Colbert Report aired just before the Christmas break, on Thursday 18th December. One of the highlights of the last show was a huge singalong of We’ll Meet Again featuring many famous faces including including Jon Stewart, Randy Newman, Bryan Cranston, Willie Nelson, Yo Yo Ma, Mandy Patinkin, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Tom Brokaw, David Gregory, J.J. Abrams, Big Bird, Gloria Steinem, Ken Burns, James Franco, Barry Manilow, Bob Costas, Jeff Daniels, Sam Waterston, Bill de Blasio, Katie…

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Craig Ferguson and Stephen Colbert head into their final shows

Craig Ferguson and Stephen Colbert head into their final shows

Craig Ferguson and Stephen Colbert are now into their final weeks as hosts of their respective shows – the Late Late Show will air its final episode with Ferguson as host on Friday 19th December and The Colbert Report will end its run of over 4 years on Thursday 18th December. Most of the guests for the final few weeks of the Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson have been mapped out. This week the scheduled guests are: Monday –…

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