Stephen Colbert Is a Guest on 'Late Show with David Letterman' Next Week
by Megh Wright CBS announced today that next Tuesday, April 22nd, Stephen Colbert will be paying a visit to David Letterman at Late Show for the first time since the network announced Colbert would be replacing Letterman as Late Show host in 2015. Click through to watch Colbert's last visit to the L... [Read More]
This week in comedy: with the emotional drive-by
Pete Holmes, Jay Larson, and Ryan Sickler talked about relationships on The Pete Holmes Show. [The Pete Holmes Show] Tim Minchin is going to direct a movie. [Chortle] Want to see who was nominated for The Webby Awards? [Webby] Eddie Pepitone is now a member of the Jash Comedy Network. [Jash] Conan w... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy: Stephen Colbert to Replace David Letterman
by Emma Soren In case you missed it, here's all the big comedy stuff that happened this week: -CBS quickly announced that Stephen Colbert is taking over for David Letterman as host of Late Show in 2015. Now that The Colbert Report is set to end in December, we looked at Comedy Central's op... [Read More]
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6 Questions About Stephen Colbert’s Departure
..while two big questions have been answered, plenty of other known unknowns remain — from what this means for Comedy Central to how it will all play out in the ratings. We decided to ponder six outstanding questions in the wake of today’s news, and then rang up a slew of our best TV business sources to get some answers. [Read More]
Craig Ferguson, Jon Stewart, Seth Meyers toast Stephen Colbert, while “Colbert” praises David Letterman on CBS late-night transition
On the night that CBS announced a replacement for Late Show with David Letterman in the coming year, there was no new Late Show to comment on the news. Letterman already had taken the night off Thursday, having been pre-empted 15 minutes anyhow by annual late-night highlights of the Masters golf tou... [Read More]
3 Ways Stephen Colbert Could End The Colbert Report
Stephen Colbert is bringing the Colbert Report to a close. But how will he end it [Read More]
Comedy Central's Four Main Choices for the 11:30 Timeslot
by Bradford Evans Today's big news that Stephen Colbert is taking over for David Letterman as host of CBS's Late Show in 2015 is causing the usual domino effect that a late night host jumping shows usually does, but the line of succession for Colbert's soon-to-be-vacated slot at Comedy Central isn't... [Read More]
David Letterman Gives Stephen Colbert His 'Late Show' Blessing
by Megh Wright "Stephen has always been a real friend to me. I'm very excited for him, and I'm flattered that CBS chose him. I also happen to know they wanted another guy with glasses." - David Letterman gives his Late Show successor Stephen Colbert his blessing in a statement. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert replacing David Letterman as host of Late Show on CBS in 2015!
CBS announced Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman as its late-night TV host when Letterman retires in 2015. "Stephen Colbert is one of the most inventive and respected forces on television," CBS Chairman and CEO Les Moonves said in a statement Thursday. "David Letterman's legacy and accompl... [Read More]
Breaking: Stephen Colbert to officially replace David Letterman in 2015
Just moments ago, CBS announced that Stephen Colbert, the rumored frontrunner to replace David Letterman will indeed be his successor to Late Show throne! Letterman previously announced his plan to retire next year causing a storm of speculation as to who will take over the late night job. Colbert h... [Read More]