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The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 

Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. The comedy-variety-talk show is broadcast five nights a week from the Ed Sullivan theater in New York.
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Series cast summary:
Stephen Colbert ...  Himself - Host / ... 857 episodes, 2015-2019
Jonathan Batiste ...  Himself - Musical Director / ... 855 episodes, 2015-2019
Stay Human ...  Themselves - House Band / ... 855 episodes, 2015-2019
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Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. The comedy-variety-talk show is broadcast five nights a week from the Ed Sullivan theater in New York.

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English

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8 September 2015 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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Jim Hoskinson was nominated for the 2018 Emmy Award in the Outstanding Directing For A Variety Series category for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015), but lost to Don Roy King for Saturday Night Live (1975). See more »

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Stephen Colbert: Do you have any awards or commendations?
Barack Obama: Well, I have almost thirty honorary degrees and I did get the Nobel Peace Prize.
Stephen Colbert: Oh, really? What was that for?
Barack Obama: To be honest, I still don't know.
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Sad human being
20 April 2017 | by dob111283See all my reviews

Colbert held a vigil the day after the election and he's still holding one. No substance whatsoever, just 30 minutes of complaining about the right. More bearable than Samantha Bee but just barely.

Please Colbert, you need a great comedian like Stewart to hold your hand. Otherwise, you sound like an angry child.


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