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Sandra Oh, Reid Scott, Daniel Radcliffe
2024-04-18
Actress Sandra Oh; actor Reid Scott; actor Daniel Radcliffe.

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John Lithgow, Doris Kearns Goodwin
2024-04-17
Actor John Lithgow; historian Doris Kearns Goodwin.

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Orlando Bloom, George Takei, Maggie Rogers
2024-04-16
Actor Orlando Bloom; actor George Takei; Maggie Rogers performs.

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Salman Rushdie, Anna Sawai, Terence Blanchard
2024-04-15
Author Salman Rushdie; actress Anna Sawai; Terence Blanchard sits in with Louis Cato and the Late Show Band.

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Christiane Amanpour, Wilmer Valderrama
2024-04-10
Christiane Amanpour. Wilmer Valderrama – NCIS (CBS).

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Maren Morris, Demetri Martin
2024-04-09
Maren Morris. Demetri Martin.

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Tyla
2024-04-08
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Performance by Tyla.

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Steve Buscemi, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
2024-04-04
Steve Buscemi. Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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Gillian Anderson, Sonequa Martin-Green, Remi Wolf
2024-04-03
Gillian Anderson. Sonequa Martin-Green – STAR TREK: DISCOVERY (Paramount+). Performance by Remi Wolf.

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Savannah Guthrie, Tim Blake Nelson
2024-04-02
Savannah Guthrie. Tim Blake Nelson.

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Matt Damon, Hannah Waddingham
2024-04-01
Matt Damon takes "The Colbert Questionert." Hannah Waddingham.

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Liam Neeson, Fareed Zakaria
2024-03-27
Actor Liam Neeson; journalist Fareed Zakaria.

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Carol Burnett, Waxahatchee, MJ Lenderman
2024-03-26
Actress Carol Burnett; Waxahatchee and MJ Lenderman perform.

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Stephen Breyer, Justin Thomas
2024-03-25
Justice Stephen Breyer; professional golfer Justin Thomas.

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Paul Simon
2024-03-14
Interview with and performance by Paul Simon.

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Paul Rudd, Cecilia Vega
2024-03-13
Paul Rudd. Cecilia Vega – correspondent, 60 MINUTES

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Diane Lane, Patton Oswalt
2024-03-12
Diane Lane, Patton Oswalt

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Kristen Stewart, Tom Hollander
2024-03-11
Kristen Stewart. Tom Hollander.

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John Dickerson, De La Soul
2024-03-07
John Dickerson – anchor, CBS NEWS PRIMETIME with JOHN DICKERSON; chief political analyst, senior national correspondent and CBS SUNDAY MORNING contributor Performance by De La Soul

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Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ariel Elias
2024-03-06
Neil deGrasse Tyson. Stand-up comedy from Ariel Elias.

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Sen. Bernie Sanders, Bleachers
2024-03-05
Senator Bernie Sanders. Performance by Bleachers.

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RuPaul, Yuval Noah Harari
2024-03-04
RuPaul. Yuval Noah Harari.

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2/29/24 (Sen. Cory Booker, Denis Villeneuve)
2024-02-29
Sen. Cory Booker, Denis Villeneuve

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2/28/24 (Chris Hayes, Carrie Preston)
2024-02-28
Chris Hayes. Carrie Preston – ELSBETH (CBS).

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2/27/24 (Josh Brolin, Amanda Gorman, Jan Vogler)
2024-02-27
Josh Brolin. Performance by Amanda Gorman & Jan Vogler.

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2/26/24 (Timothée Chalamet, Julio Torres)
2024-02-26
Timothée Chalamet. Julio Torres.

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2/15/24 (Billy Joel, Chappell Roan)
2024-02-15
Billy Joel. Performance by Chappell Roan.

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2/14/24 (Mark Wahlberg, Lily Gladstone)
2024-02-14
Mark Wahlberg, Lily Gladstone

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2/13/24 (Matt Damon, Danielle Pinnock)
2024-02-13
Stephen welcomes actor Matt Damon and actress Danielle Pinnock.

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2/12/24 (John Oliver, Killer Mike)
2024-02-12
John Oliver. Performance by Killer Mike.

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2/11/24 (John Krasinski, Ryan Gosling, Jon Stewart)
2024-02-11
Actor John Krasinski; actor Ryan Gosling; special appearance by Jon Stewart.

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2/8/24 (André 3000, Justin Hartley)
2024-02-08
Musician André 3000 takes The Colbert Questionert; actor Justin Hartley.

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2/7/24 (Christopher Nolan)
2024-02-07
Filmmaker Christopher Nolan.

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2/6/24 (Joy-Ann Reid, A'ja Wilson)
2024-02-06
TV host Joy-Ann Reid; basketball player A'ja Wilson.

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2/5/24 (Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Usama Siddiquee)
2024-02-05
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.); comic Usama Siddiquee.

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2/1/24 (John Cena, Kwame Alexander)
2024-02-01
John Cena, Kwame Alexander

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1/31/24 (Demi Moore, Paul Walter Hauser)
2024-01-31
Demi Moore, Paul Walter Hauser

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1/30/24 (Emma Stone, Jaime Harrison)
2024-01-30
Emma Stone, Jaime Harrison

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1/29/24 (Bryan Cranston, Michelle Norris)
2024-01-29
Bryan Cranston, Michelle Norris

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1/25/24 (Martin Scorsese, Future Islands)
2024-01-25
Martin Scorsese. Performance by Future Islands.

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1/24/24 (Austin Butler, Kingsley Ben-Adir)
2024-01-24
Austin Butler. Kingsley Ben-Adir.

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1/23/24 (Andre 3000, Jelani Cobb)
2024-01-23
Interview with and performance by André 3000. Jelani Cobb.

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1/22/24 (Trevor Noah, Ruby Bridges)
2024-01-23
Stephen welcomes comic Trevor Noah and American civil rights activist Ruby Bridges.

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1/18/24 (Common, Steven Wright)
2024-01-19
Stephen welcomes rapper Common and comic Steven Wright.

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1/17/24 (Clive Owen, Juno Temple, The Last Dinner Party)
2024-01-18
Stephen welcomes actor Clive Owen, actress Juno Temple and a musical performance by The Last Dinner Party.

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1/16/24 (Nicki Minaj, Jeff Tweedy, Daniel Caesar, Taylor Tomlinson)
2024-01-17
Steven welcomes rapper Nicki Minaj, musician Jeff Tweedy with a performance by Daniel Caesar and a special appearance by Taylor Tomlinson.

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1/11/24 (Emily Blunt, Colman Domingo)
2024-01-12
Stephen welcomes actress Emily Blunt and actor Colman Domingo.

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1/10/24 (America Ferrera, Renee Rap)
2024-01-11
Stephen welcomes actress America Ferrera and singer-songwriter Renee Rap.

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1/9/24 (Gayle King, Charles Barkley, Ebon Moss-Bachrach)
2024-01-10
Stephen welcomes journalist Gayle King, former professional basketball player Charles Barkley and actor Ebon Moss-Bachrach.

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1/8/24 (Barbara Streisand, Taylor Tomlinson)
2024-01-09
Steven welcomes singer Barbara Streisand and comic Taylor Tomlinson.

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12/21/23 (Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen, Louis Cato)
2023-12-22
Stephen welcomes journalist Anderson Cooper, TV Host Andy Cohen and a musical performance by Louis Cato and the Late Show Band.

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12/20/23 (Nicki Minaj)
2023-12-21
Stephen welcomes rapper Nicki Minaj.

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12/19/23 (Adam Driver, Jon Batiste)
2023-12-20
Stephen welcomes actor Adam Driver, singer-songwriter Jon Batiste and a musical performance by Jon Batiste.

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12/18/23 (Kenan Thompson, Olivia Rodrigo, Evie Colbert)
2023-12-19
Stephen welcomes actor Kenan Thompson and a musical performance by Olivia Rodrigo.

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12/14/23 (Greta Gerwig, Andrew Scott)
2023-12-15
Stephen welcomes director Greta Gerwig and actor Andrew Scott.

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12/13/23 (Jason Mamoa, Robert Smigel)
2023-12-14
Stephen welcomes actor Jason Mamoa and comic Robert Smigel.

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12/12/23 (Taraji P. Henson, Jason Isabell, 400 Unit)
2023-12-13
Stephen welcomes actress Taraji P. Henson with a talk and musical performance by Jason Isabell and the 400 Unit.

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12/11/23 (Liz Cheney, Olivia Rodrigo)
2023-12-12
Stephen welcomes former Representative Liz Cheney and a musical performance by Olivia Rodrigo.

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10/16/23 (Jada Pinkett Smith, Ricky Velez)
2023-10-17
Stephen welcomes actress Jada Pinkett Smith and comic Ricky Velez.

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10/12/23 (John Mulaney, Darius Rucker)
2023-10-12
Stephen welcomes comic John Mulaney and a musical performance by Darius Rucker.

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10/11/23 (John Fetterman, Melissa Villasenor)
2023-10-11
Stephen welcomes Senator John Fetterman and actress Melissa Villasenor.

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10/10/23 (Kerry Washington, Maxwell Frost)
2023-10-10
Stephen welcomes actress Kerry Washington and US Representative Maxwell Frost.

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10/9/23 (Arnold Schwarzenegger, Metric)
2023-10-09
Stephen welcomes actor Arnold Schwarzenegger and a performance by Metric.

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10/5/23 (Bob Odenkirk, Fortune Feimster)
2023-10-05
Stephen welcomes actor Bob Odenkirk and comedian Fortune Feimster.

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10/4/23 (Anderson Cooper, Japanese Breakfast)
2023-10-04
Stephen welcomes journalist Anderson Cooper and a musical performance by Japanese Breakfast.

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10/3/23 (John Oliver, boygenius)
2023-10-03
Stephen welcomes TV host John Oliver and a musical performance by boygenius.

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10/2/23 (Neil deGrasse Tyson, Louis Cato)
2023-10-02
Stephen welcomes astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and a musical performance by Louis Cato.

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The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is an American late-night talk show that premiered on CBS on September 8, 2015. This entertaining show is the second iteration of CBS's Late Show franchise, following on from David Letterman's retirement. Known for its humor, political satire, celebrity interviews, and engaging conversation, the show successfully combines comedy and current affairs, endearing itself to a global audience. At the helm of the show is the irrepressibly lively Stephen Colbert, who emerged from his satirical news reporter persona on The Colbert Report to a more authentic representation of himself in this show. Colbert, already well-versed in the realm of news satire, brings a unique blend of wit, intelligence, and sarcasm that sets the stage for humorous yet insightful discussions. Each episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert runs for approximately 45 minutes, aired nightly. The format of the show is consistent with the general structure of most American late-night shows. It often starts with a cold open sketch which leads into a monologue delivered by Colbert. The monologue is distinctively comedically non-linear, interweaving cultural references, personal anecdotes, and a piercing satirical commentary on current events. It's a testament to Colbert's quick wit and his ability to tap into the zeitgeist. Following the monologue, various segments are interspersed, including comedy sketches, pre-taped pieces on current topics, and a sit-down with guests ranging from Hollywood celebrities, musicians, authors, politicians, to experts in different fields. The conversations with the guests are insightful and broad in range, often extending beyond promotional discussions to delve into world issues, personal narratives, and more. On occasion, the show also features musical performances from popular artists, showcasing a broad spectrum of musical genres. One of the defining aspects of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is its strong political leanings. Colbert has a knack for unpacking complex political topics with humor, making them digestible for the common viewer. Whether it's a political controversy, a move made by the government, or the every-four-year circus that is the US Presidential Election, Colbert and his team of writers deliver sharp political satire that often unearths the ridiculousness of the political landscape. Colbert's interviewing style is pleasantly unpredictable. He is comfortable oscillating between hard-hitting political questioning to engaging in lighter, casual banter with his guests. Colbert's years of experience in improv comedy also shine through in his ability to come up with quick retorts and witty one-liners, keeping the show engaging and lively. The show's writing staff deserves special mention. Their work plays a crucial role in crafting the jokes, sketches, and satirical commentary that have become integral to the show's identity. Their astute, witty writing has also earned the show multiple Emmy nominations. In terms of production, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert broadcasts from the historic Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, a location that adds to its classic late-night ambiance. The set design reflects the balance between the traditional late-night format and Colbert's spirited personality, with a homely wooden desk and a blue cityscape backdrop complete with twinkling stars. Jon Batiste and Stay Human, the show’s house band, also add to the lively vibe, with their soulful, exuberant music acting as a sonic adhesive that binds the elements of the show together. Overall, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is more than just a late-night talk show. It's a platform that keenly observes and comments on society through a comedic lens. Whether it's the snappy monologues, engaging celebrity interviews, or hard-hitting political satire, the show consistently delivers an interesting mix of entertainment and information. With Colbert's sharp wit and charismatic persona at its center, it remains a dominant fixture in American late-night television.

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is a series categorized as a currently airing. Spanning 9 seasons with a total of 89 episodes, the show debuted on 2023. The series has earned a moderate reviews from both critics and viewers. The IMDb score stands at 7.2.

Channel
CBS
Rating
7.2/10
Cast
Stephen Colbert, Stay Human, Jon Batiste
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