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Funnyman Stephen Colbert Called In To Replace Letterman On Cbs' "Late Show"

David Letterman’s retirement announcement triggered several days of speculation about his successor. Now, CBS has finally put an end to the guessing game and made the announcement. And it is... drumroll please... Stephen Colbert. The...

Stephen Colbert To Replace David Letterman

Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman on the 'Late Show'. The 49-year-old host, who currently fronts 'The Colbert Report', will be taking over from the 66-year-old star on the CBS show when he retires next...

Stephen Colbert Is The New 'Late Show' Host, Replacing David Letterman

David Letterman will be succeeded by Stephen Colbert as host on CBS's The Late Show, it has been announced today. Letterman revealed that he'd be retiring from the late night talkshow last Thursday prompting immediate...

Stephen Colbert To Replace David Letterman As Late Show Host

Comedian Stephen Colbert has been tapped to replace David Letterman as the host of America's the Late Show.The 49 year old, who currently fronts his own political satire show The Colbert Report, has signed a...

Stephen Colbert Farms The Whole Racist Tweet Thing. His Crop: Belly Laughs

In the public eye, you can’t go much worse than being labelled a racist. Unless you’re Stephen Colbert, that is; if you’re Stephen Colbert you can use facts, common sense and trademark wit to change...

Stephen Colbert Responds To #Cancelcolbert Backlash Following Racial Tweet

Controversy and Stephen Colbert are a frequent mix, but as the latest wave of critic's slam the comedian, he decided to address the situation head on.On Tuesday's episode of 'The Colbert Report,' the 49 year-old...

The Comedy Central App Leaves Plenty Of Content Behind Pay Wall

The Comedy Central app has been years in the making, and launches with a tonne of content to watch on iOS devices. But there are a few drawbacks, like the amount of shows that are...

Stephen Colbert's Tv Fans: Love Racist Jokes. Twitter: Hates Racist Jokes

Some lowly social media intern learned an important lesson yesterday when the difference between Steven Colbert’s fans and everyone else on Twitter become abundantly clear. Out of context, the ‘racist’ comment may have made anyone...

Stephen Colbert Makes Cameo In The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug

U.S. Tv comedian Stephen Colbert's dreams came true after he landed a brief cameo in The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug.The self-professed J.R.R. Tolkien superfan was long rumoured to have snagged a small role in...

Stephen Colbert's 'Hobbit 2' Cameo Finally Revealed [Video]

Stephen Colbert's The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug cameo has finally surfaced and has been shared online. Though many may have forgotten the Comedy Central star's Late Show with David Letterman admission in October that...

Stephen Colbert Won't Stop Going On About That Emmy Win

Perhaps the best thing about Stephen Colbert’s win – for Colbert, anyway – is that he knocked Jon Stewart off his perch. And what a perch it was: 10 years running he won the variety...

Jon Stewart Returns To 'The Daily Show' After Summer Sabbatical

Comedian Jon Stewart has returned to his hosting duties on US political news satire show, The Daily Show, after he took a 12 week sabbatical to spent time working on Middle Eastern political documentary Rosewater....

Daft Punk Had No Plans To Talk Or Perform During Scrapped Stephen Colbert Appearance

Reclusive dance stars Daft Punk only agreed to feature on comedian Stephen Colbert's U.S. talk show on the condition that they would not speak or even perform during the appearance.The funnyman had been stuck in...

Colbert Gets Lucky As Video Goes Viral

eacting to the cancellation of their scheduled appearance on his late-night show, Stephen Colbert berated the rock group Daft Punk, then launched into a hilarious music video to end all music videos featuring Daft Punk's...

Stephen Colbert Rails After Daft Punk Cancel 'The Colbert Report'

Daft Punk cancelled their appearance on The Colbert Report on Tuesday night, this was so they could make a surprise appearance at the MTV Video Music Awards.Stephen Colbert outside the Ed Sullivan Theater in New...

Stephest Colbchella Kicks Off With Stephen Colbert Skating Into Our Hearts To The Sound Of 'Get Lucky'

Stephen Colbert’s political satire might be top notch, but his dance skills are not to be overestimated. Last night, the Colbert Report host strapped on a pair of roller skates and boogied down to the...

Daft Punk Axe Tv Appearance

Electro stars Daft Punk infuriated U.S. Tv host Stephen Colbert by axing a planned performance on his live show just hours before they were due on stage.The Get Lucky hitmakers reportedly cancelled the rare Tv...

Did Stephen Colbert Let Mtv's Secret Slip In A Bout Of Daft Punk Anger?

Daft Punk, Stephen Colbert is mad at you. You were supposed to be on his show, and then you cancelled, leaving him in the lurch! Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter were supposed to join...

Daft Punk Rumoured For Surprise Vma Performance

Daft Punk are rumoured for a surprise performance at the MTV Video Music Awards later this month.The electronic duo - made up of Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter - may join the star-studded line-up...

Stephen Colbert's Mother Dies

U.S. Tv comedian Stephen Colbert is in mourning following the death of his mother.The funnyman's mum Lorna Elizabeth Tuck Colbert, who had 11 children, passed away on Wednesday (12Jun13). The 92 year old was...

Paul Mccartney's Touring Troubles With Wings

Sir Paul McCartney found it difficult to get gigs with his band Wings.The 70-year-old singer decided to go back to basics after The Beatles split in 1970 and took his new band - which included...

Paul Sir Paul Mccartney Given An Hour On Late-night Show The Stephen Colbert Report

Sir Paul Mccartney is taking over comedian Stephen Colbert's U.S. Tv show next week for an hour-long interview and performance special.The 30-minute The Colbert Report will be extended for the visit on 12 June (13)....

Stephen Colbert's 'Oopsy Daisy Homophobe' Puts 'Accidental Racist' To Shame

When Brad Paisley and LL Cool J made waves recently with their eyebrow raising “Accidental Racist”, you can bet the parodies weren’t far behind. And what’s public embarrassment without Stephen Colbert? For one thing, it’s...

Sean Lennon Revamps Dad's Peace Anthem With Tweedy & Staples

Singer/songwriter Sean Lennon revisited his father's festive peace anthem Happy Xmas (War Is Over) to close out comedian Stephen Colbert's final The Colbert Report of the year (12) on Thursday night (13Dec12).Lennon teamed up with...

Sarah Jessica Parker Auctions Herself For Hurricane Sandy Victims

Sarah Jessica Parker is selling a dinner date with her for Hurricane Sandy victims.The 'Sex and the City' actress is auctioning off a night with her and TV executive Andy Cohen for a meal at...

Stephen Colbert's "Beautiful" Wax Figure Unveiled At Madam Tussauds

Top satiricist and all-round funny guy Stephen Colbert has been to Washington to unveil his waxen twin, reports the Washington Post. Washington's Madam Tussauds has been undergoing a big refurbishment, retailoring their media room, and...

The Show Must Go On? David Letterman Props Up Entertainment Industry During Hurricane Sandy

The mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg has been making sure that the city's residents were fully prepared for Hurricane Sandy, which hit New York last night. And whilst the majority of New York citizens...

Comedian Stephen Colbert Goes Veggie For Irreverent Morrissey Chat

U.S. funnyman Stephen Colbert agreed to turn his TV studio and green room into a meat-free zone on Tuesday (09Oct12) after landing a rare chat with vegetarian Morrissey.The British rocker insists all venues he visits...

Stephen Colbert Opens Up About Tragic Family Crash

Funnyman Stephen Colbert has opened up about the death of his dad and brothers in a plane crash, admitting it took him almost a decade to come to terms with the tragedy.The comedian was just...

Jon Stewart Almost Causes Emmy Award Controversy With F-bomb

Can you feel that? It's the earth reverberating after Jon Stewart nearly shocked a primetime television audience by dropping an F-bomb at last night's Emmy Awards 2012. Stewart was up on stage to collect his...

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