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 # 2255

"The Colbert Report" Set To End December 2014, Comedy Central is "Incredibly" Proud of Stephen

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

Fresh off the exciting new regarding Stephen Colbert's new gig, Comedy Central announced “The Colbert Report” impending end date.

On Thursday (April 10), the network released a statement, which read, “Comedy Central is proud that the incredibly talented Stephen Colbert has been part of family for nearly two decades. We look forward to the next eight months of the ground-breaking ‘Colbert Reporter” and wish Stephen the very best.”


Celebs React to Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" Announcement

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 1:30 PM GMT

After much anticipation, news finally broke about David Letterman’s successor on “Late Show” this afternoon (April 10) and many celebs took to Twitter with their thoughts.

As previously reported by GossipCenter, CBS announced that Stephen Colbert is set to take over the iconic host’s position inside the Ed Sullivan Theatre.


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

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 1:00 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 11:30 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 10:50 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 10:20 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 7:08 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 2:25 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.