Tag: Colbert

Nov 21 2018

Stephen Colbert Slams Trump's Support of Saudi Arabia

Supported by Best of Late Night Stephen Colbert Slams Trump’s Support of Saudi Arabia Image“Did Donald Trump just knowingly provide cover for a murderous autocrat?” asked Stephen Colbert. “Maybe he did, maybe he didn’t.”CreditCreditCBS By Giovanni Russonello Nov. 21, 2018 Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that lets […]

Nov 14 2018

Stephen Colbert on Stan Lee: “Thanks for All the Stories”

[embedded content] Stan Lee’s death Monday have led many to pay tribute to the Marvel Comics co-founder, including Stephen Colbert. Colbert, who is himself an avid Marvel fan, opened last night’s The Late Show with a brief tribute to Lee in which he noted Lee’s contribution to the world of superheroes we now enjoy as […]

Nov 09 2018

Colbert Slams Huckabee Sanders for Circulating Doctored Video

Best of Late Night Colbert Slams Huckabee Sanders for Circulating Doctored Video ImageStephen Colbert criticized the White House press secretary for circulating a doctored video first shared by an Infowars contributor.CreditCreditCBS By Giovanni Russonello Nov. 9, 2018 Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that lets you sleep — […]

Nov 07 2018

Stephen Colbert Tackles Historic Midterms in Live Show: “We'll All Crumble Together”

“If you remember our last live election show, well, that makes one of us.” Stephen Colbert took the Late Show live for the midterms on Tuesday night.  The host similarly broadcast his CBS show, usually filmed a few hours before airing from the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City, during the 2016 presidential election. As […]

Nov 06 2018

Stephen Colbert goes commando to give Jake Gyllenhaal an Election Day scare

Maeve McDermott USA TODAY Published 7:57 AM EST Nov 6, 2018 For his Election Day Eve broadcast on Monday night’s “Late Show,” Stephen Colbert got his Charles Dickens on by donning an old-timey costume and spoofing “A Christmas Carol,” with the help of Jake Gyllenhaal. Colbert plays an Ebeneezer Scrooge-esque character who wakes up with the […]

Oct 16 2018

Stephen Colbert Says Warren's DNA Test Reveals She 'Is Running for President'

Best of Late Night Stephen Colbert Says Warren’s DNA Test Reveals She ‘Is Running for President’ Image“This test accurately reveals, with high confidence, that Elizabeth Warren is running for president,” Stephen Colbert said on Monday.CreditCreditCBS By Giovanni Russonello Oct. 16, 2018 Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that […]

Sep 11 2018

Colbert and Corden Say Good Riddance to Ousted Les Moonves

On Monday night, Stephen Colbert wasted no time tackling the elephant in the room: his boss Les Moonves’s resignation from CBS following a second damning report from The New Yorker, which brought the total number of women accusing the CBS chief of sexual misconduct to 13. As he resigned Sunday, Moonves issued a statement that […]

Sep 11 2018

Stephen Colbert Weighs In on CBS Boss Les Moonves' Ouster — Watch

Stephen Colbert kicked off the week’s Late Show episodes on Monday by briefly addressing Les Moonves’ exit as chairman and CEO of CBS, adding that he is “not surprised” to see Moonves leaving the network. “If you watch the news, you may have heard the head of this network, Leslie Moonves, was forced to step down […]

Sep 11 2018

Stephen Colbert calls out former boss Les Moonves, again, on CBS 'Late Show'

Carly Mallenbaum USA TODAY Published 9:23 AM EDT Sep 11, 2018 Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” may air on CBS, but that doesn’t mean the host is afraid to talk about the network’s former CEO. On Monday’s telecast, Colbert talked about ousted CBS exec Leslie Moonves in his monologue.  “Now, folks, if you watched the news, […]

Sep 11 2018

Stephen Colbert Is 'Not Surprised' By Former Boss Les Moonves' Exit From CBS

Moonves quit his role as chairman and CEO of CBS on Sunday after more sexual harassment and assault claims were made against him. On Monday, Colbert did not go easy on his former boss who hired him at the network. “As you may have heard, the head of this network, Leslie Moonves, was forced to […]