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 # N/A

Rush Limbaugh on Stephen Colbert's New Job: "CBS Has Just Declared War On The Heartland Of America"

Posted Friday April 11, 2014 12:48 AM GMT

Always one to make his opinion known, Rush Limbaugh addressed CBS's hiring of Stephen Colbert for "The Late Show," on his iconic Talk Radio show.

Although many celebrities applauded the decision to give Colbert the gig, the famous political speaker stated that, "CBS has just declared war on the heartland of America."


David Letterman: I'm Flattered That CBS Chose Stephen Colbert As My Successor

Posted Thursday April 10, 2014 2:55 PM GMT

He announced his retirement last week, and now David Letterman reveals his thoughts on his "Late Show" successor Stephen Colbert.

Immediately after news about the "Colbert Report" star broke on Thursday (April 10), Letterman issued a statement regarding CBS' decision to hire the Comedy Central host.


"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.”