Name: Stephen Colbert
Birth Name: 
Stephen Tyrone Colbert
Birth Date: 
May 13, 1964
Birth Place: 
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Television Host
Relationship Status: 
Married to Evelyn McGee-Colbert
Celebrity Ranking # 882

Stephen Colbert Named as David Letterman’s “Late Show” Successor

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 12:00 PM GMT

The entertainment world seems to be getting a major overhaul as of late, and the latest development sees Stephen Colbert lined up to replace David Letterman on “Late Show.”

In an announcement from CBS, the “Colbert Report” star, who signed a 5-year deal, could barely contain his enthusiasm about the upcoming gig.


Jon Stewart: Stephen Colbert is the Perfect Replacement for David Letterman

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 10:30 AM GMT

He cleared the air from rumors regarding his "Late Show" host candidacy, and now Jon Stewart gives his recommendation for David Letterman's replacement.

While chatting with Vulture on Wednesday (April 9), “The Daily Show” star shared that his pick for the late night spot is Comedy Central buddy Stephen Colbert.


Stephen Colbert Fires Back at #CancelColbert Naysayers

Posted Tuesday April 1, 2014 9:50 AM GMT

He’s always been an expert at sarcasm and snark, so it’s a bit of a mystery why the Twitterverse all of a sudden began taking Stephen Colbert so seriously.

Following a tweet from Comedy Central’s promotional “Colbert Report” Twitter account last week, a firestorm of negative feedback culminated in the trending of #CancelColbert.


Stephen Colbert Ignites Firestorm of Twitter Controversy with Asian Slur Segment

Posted Friday March 28, 2014 9:20 AM GMT

These days cultural sensitivity is higher than ever, but that’s never prevented Stephen Colbert from going forward with potentially offensive material.

On Wednesday (March 27) the Comedy Central character poked fun at Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder’s attempt end the bad blood between his team and the American Indian community by announcing a new charity to help “Original Americans.”


Stephen Colbert Sends Warm Welcome to New "Tonight Show" Rival Jimmy Fallon: Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday February 19, 2014 6:08 PM GMT

Showing good sportsmanship in welcoming his new rival, Stephen Colbert addressed Jimmy Fallon's takeover of "The Tonight Show" on Tuesday (February 18).


Stephen Colbert’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” Cameo: Watch Here!

Posted Monday December 30, 2013 1:25 PM GMT

He’s best-known for cracking up audiences on his hit Comedy Central program, but Stephen Colbert can also hold his own in an epic film.

The “Colbert Report” star has a super-quick cameo in the new Peter Jackson flick “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” though if you blink you might miss it.


Orlando Bloom Consoled After Miranda Kerr Split on "The Colbert Report": Watch Here!

Posted Tuesday October 29, 2013 6:42 PM GMT

His split from wife Miranda Kerr is still pretty fresh, but Stephen Colbert is already encouraging Orlando Bloom to get back into the game.

While promoting his Broadway show "Romeo & Juliet" on the "Colbert Report" on Monday (October 28), the host immediately started out with, "Let's talk elephant in the room, you've got something going on with you right now, we don't have to talk about it."


"Breaking Bad's" Vince Gilligan Drops By “Colbert Report”

Posted Tuesday October 1, 2013 12:45 PM GMT

Still basking in the glory of the series finale of “Breaking Bad,” creator Vince Gilligan showed up at the “Colbert Report” last night (September 30).

And during his conversation with Stephen Colbert, Mr. Gilligan revealed that he’ll have a difficult time letting go of Walter, the show’s main character (played by Bryan Cranston).