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  • Birth Place: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/13/1964, Taurus
  • Profession: TV talk-show host; actor; writer; producer
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Top Moments: John Oliver Makes Us Laugh Talking About Net Neutrality

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11. Best Icebreaker: Jonah Hill has been apologizing for the wrong transgression this whole time. A day after his tearful mea culpa on The Tonight Show for using an anti-gay slur, the 22 Jump Street star drops by The Colbert Report, where...read more

Emmy Watch: How the Late Night Upheaval Could Shake Up the Variety Series Competition

When Johnny Carson signed off from The Tonight Show in 1992, his reign as the King of Late Night was celebrated with an Emmy win for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series. Granted, the competition that year was sparse: Fox's sketch-comedy show In Living Color and NBC's Late Night with David Letterman were the only others nominated.

This year, as newly retired Tonight Show host Jay Leno attempts to secure one final nomination in the category now known as...read more

Neil Patrick Harris: I Turned Down Late Show Gig

Apparently Stephen Colbert wasn't the only name in contention to take over hosting duties at The Late Show after David Letterman retires next year. In an interview with Howard Stern this week, Neil Patrick Harris revealed that CBS CEO Leslie Moonves and Entertainment President Nina Tassler also approached him about the gig.

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Stephen Colbert is dead!
Empire State of Mind ft. Stephen Colbert
The I Have To Go In A Minute Show With Super Host Dan Levy

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Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Mr. Peabody Movie, Actor - Paul Peterson
2013 The Hobbit Movie, Actor - Laketown Spy
2012 Amnesty International TV Show Series, Performer
2012 Night of Too Many Stars TV Show Series, Appearing
2012 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards TV Show Series, Appearing

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The Daily Show's Larry Wilmore to Replace Stephen Colbert

Comedy Central has tapped The Daily Show's Larry Wilmore to replace Stephen Colbert, the network announced Friday.

Wilmore, who... read more

Top Moments: Thrones' Baby Blues and Diane Keaton Has No Idea How Beer Pong Works

Our top moments of the week:

12. Worst Sleepover:
 When Marcus' dad, Hugh, comes to town on About a Boy, he crashes at Will's place. Unfortunately, Hugh is a "hot sleeper," so he insists on slumbering in the nude and later sneaks to Will's bed when the couch isn't up to snuff. When a sudden knock at the door wakes them, Will finds himself and Hugh fully spooning with some unconscious caressing thrown in for... read more

VIDEO: Stephen Colbert Tells Jon Stewart Why He's Moving On

Stephen Colbert is taking over The Late Show in 2015 — but what's his conservative persona "Stephen Colbert" going to do once The Colbert Report ends?

"Colbert" stopped by The Daily Show Wednesday to "break the news" to his Comedy Central colleague Jon Stewart and explain why he feels this is an optimal time to leave the show.

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VIDEO: Stephen Colbert "Thrilled and Honored" to Be Replacing David Letterman

Stephen Colbert, the heir to the Late Show throne, stopped by the CBS late-night show Tuesday to talk about his upcoming gig and to thank his predecessor, David Letterman.

"You... read more

Chelsea Handler Tells Ellen: I'll "Never Go to CBS"

Chelsea Handler wants to put a stop to the reports that she's getting her own show on CBS.

"I would never be on a regular network," Handler, who currently hosts Chelsea Lately on E!, told Ellen DeGeneres Thursday. "I would never do that to my fans or to myself or to the network."

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