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Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert

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Famous as :

Actor, comedian

Birth Name :

Stephen Tyrone Colbert

Birth Date :

May 13, 1964

Birth Place :

Washington,Columbia, USA

Spouse :

Evelyn McGee (actress)

Claim to fame :

As Himself in news-parody series "The Daily Show" (1997)

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Video: 'The Colbert Report' Ends With Star-Studded Sing-Along

December 19, 2014 07:02:08 GMT

It's the end of an era when "" wrapped up Thursday, December 18. welcomed his lifelong friend Grimmy as his final guest and it was revealed that he had accidentally killed the Grim Reaper, meaning he gained immortality.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Upsets Dragon Smaug of 'The Hobbit' on 'Colbert Report'

December 12, 2014 08:23:39 GMT

welcomed a special guest, a week before he bids farewell to his audience on "". The comedian interviewed the dragon Smaug of Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" movies which, of course, appeared with the help of CGI and special effects.
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President Obama Takes Over Stephen Colbert's Seat on 'The Colbert Report'

December 09, 2014 07:40:55 GMT

President Barack Obama came to "" on Monday, December 8, three minutes earlier than had expected, to hijack the show. The POTUS said he decided to take a shot at Colbert's job as a host, so he sat behind the desk to deliver The Word segment which he renamed The Decree to make it sound more presidential.
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Stephen Colbert Reunites With Jon Stewart on 'The Colbert Report'

November 22, 2014 04:52:39 GMT

reunited with his former "Daily Show" boss, , whom he called his "friend and nemesis" on "" on Thursday night, November 20. Jon appeared on the show to promote his new movie "".
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Stephen Colbert Announces End Date of 'The Colbert Report'

October 31, 2014 07:44:37 GMT

The date for the final "Colbert Report" show has been set. announced on his show Thursday, October 30 that he would make his last appearance as the host of the Comedy Central late-night satirical program on Thursday, December 18.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Mispronounces Gwen Stefani's Name on 'Late Night'

September 05, 2014 06:53:45 GMT

It's payback time when and were both this week's guests on "". let his fellow comedian get back at the Grammy-winning singer, who mispronounced Colbert's name at the Emmy Awards, by letting him introduce Stefani when she visited the show on Wednesday night, September 3.
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Stephen Colbert Responds to Gwen Stefani's Emmy Mishap

August 27, 2014 04:09:32 GMT

responded to 's onstage flub at 2014 Emmy Awards. He told Nancy O'Dell of ET while laughing, "[Gwen] evidently not a huge fan of the show. But I'm a huge fan of hers. I want to get her abs. That's what I aspire to."
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Hillary Clinton Makes Surprise Appearance on 'The Colbert Report'

August 06, 2014 08:22:16 GMT

Hillary Clinton made an unannounced visit to "" on Tuesday night, August 5. The segment began with commenting on her new book "Hard Choices", which chronicled her four years as secretary of state.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Mocks Justin Bieber and Orlando Bloom's Scuffle

August 01, 2014 07:57:09 GMT

covered the news of and 's fight during the latest episode of his "Late Show" on CBS. True to his comedic roots, the funnyman added a hysterical twist to the news that dominated chatters on the internet recently.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Pokes Fun at 'True Blood' Attack on Republicans

July 26, 2014 04:50:45 GMT

is apparently not amused by "" depiction of Republicans in its latest episode. On his Comedy Central show, the comedian expressed his outrage over the "transparent Hollywood attack on Republicans" on the HBO series.
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Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Will Remain in New York

July 24, 2014 00:21:48 GMT

New York will still be home to the "Late Show" when hands it over to his successor, . NY governor Andrew M. Cuomo and President and CEO of CBS Corporation Leslie Moonves made the joint announcement on Wednesday, July 23 in a press release.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Urges His Viewers to Boycott Amazon

June 06, 2014 03:12:44 GMT

declares a war against Amazon, which is currently in a battle with his publisher Hachette. On Wednesday night, June 4 on his Comedy Central show, he said, "I'm not just mad at Amazon. I'm Mad Prime," because "Amazon...is deterring customers from buying books by Stephen Colbert."
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Larry Wilmore to Host Comedy Central's 'Minority Report' to Replace Stephen Colbert

May 10, 2014 06:13:47 GMT

's successor on Comedy Central is revealed. The network is working with 's production company, Busboy Productions, to create a new show as a replacement for "", with comedian Larry Wilmore serving as a host.
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Video: David Letterman Welcomes Successor Stephen Colbert on 'Late Show'

April 23, 2014 07:31:33 GMT

has paid a visit to "" for the first time since he was announced as 's replacement. On Tuesday, April 22, he was introduced as "the very talented" and "the always entertaining Stephen Colbert" by David Letterman as he appeared as a guest on the show.
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Stephen Colbert Set to Visit 'Late Show' Next Week

April 16, 2014 03:50:43 GMT

may introduce his replacement to "Late Show" audience early. The veteran late-night talk show host will welcome his successor as a guest next week, on Tuesday, April 22.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Coyly Addresses 'Late Show' Gig on 'The Colbert Report'

April 11, 2014 08:17:04 GMT

has his own way to address his new "Late Show" gig. Hours after it was officially announced that he would replace on the CBS talk show, he paid homage to the veteran comedian and addressed Letterman's retirement, without mentioning that he would take over the "Late Show".
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David Letterman 'Flattered' That CBS Chose Stephen Colbert as His Replacement

April 11, 2014 01:43:43 GMT

It's official; CBS has named to replace on the "Late Show". Just a week after Letterman announced his retirement, the network has found his replacement, making a five-year deal with the "Colbert Report" host.
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Stephen Colbert Deactivates Show's Twitter Account Following Tweet Controversy

April 02, 2014 03:14:47 GMT

"Colbert Report" Twitter account which recently caused controversy resulting in #CancelColbert campaign has been removed from the social networking site. has teamed up with Twitter co-founder Biz Stone who appeared in Monday, March 31 episode of his show to deactivate the account.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Pokes Fun at #CancelColbert Campaign

April 01, 2014 08:13:40 GMT

addressed the backlash he received for a joke posted on "" Twitter account run by Comedy Central. On Monday, March 31, the comedian opened his show with a hilarious sketch in which he dreamed that his show was canceled following public outcry. Wearing Washington Redskins garb, he was awoken by actor but it turned out that he was still dreaming.
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Stephen Colbert Did NOT Write Offensive and Racist Tweet

March 28, 2014 14:39:51 GMT

is not the villain in the recent tweet controversy. The talk show host outraged his Twitter followers on Thursday, March 27 for being racist towards Asian people in a post, but as it turned out, he was not the one writing the tweet.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Marries Couple Whose Wedding Ruined by Government Shutdown

October 05, 2013 05:43:22 GMT

has saved a couple's wedding, which was scratched by the American government shutdown. The TV host, who is a real-life ordained minister since 2011, officiated the wedding of Mike Cassesso and Mailien Le, who initially planned to tie the knot at the Jefferson Memorial, on "" Thursday, October 3.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Wants Jon Stewart to Be Upset About His Emmy Wins

September 26, 2013 05:04:12 GMT

celebrated his Emmy wins on a Tuesday, September 24 episode of "". Showing off his two Emmy trophies, he apologized for thanking everyone but forgetting to thank himself during his acceptance speech.
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Video: Jon Stewart Needs Stephen Colbert's Help to Prepare for 'Daily Show' Return

September 04, 2013 08:22:14 GMT

made an epic return to "The Daily Show" on Tuesday, September 3 after an extended summer break to direct his movie in Middle East. His temporary replacement was excited to welcome him back, but soon got worried after learning that Stewart was not the person they knew, sporting a full beard and speaking an indecipherable Middle Eastern accent.
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Stephen Colbert Slams No-Show Daft Punk, Throws 'Get Lucky' Dance Party

August 08, 2013 04:57:21 GMT

It's a classic case of "making lemonade when life hands you lemons." After almost a week of hyping a performance by on his show Tuesday night, got word that the electronic dance music act would no longer be making an appearance on "" as they chose to make their first TV appearance since the release of their "" album at the MTV Video Music Awards instead.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Returns to 'Colbert Report', Pays Tribute to Late Mother

June 21, 2013 01:43:14 GMT

had praised his mother several times on his show and he once again showed his admiration to her on his first day back on "" after a week hiatus following her death. The comedian dedicated three minutes of the Wednesday, June 19 episode to share a story of his mother's childhood, her dedication to her family and her faith in God.
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Stephen Colbert's Mom Passes Away at 92

June 15, 2013 06:09:09 GMT

"" aired a replay on Thursday, June 13 as its host, comedian , grieved the loss of his mother, Lorna Elizabeth Tuck Colbert, who passed away on Wednesday at the age of 92. Colbert had previously suspended his TV comedy-talk show when his mom first began to fall ill back in February 2012.
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Video: Stephen Colbert Parodies Brad Paisley and LL Cool J's 'Accidental Racist'

April 19, 2013 02:59:35 GMT

"" is the latest TV show to give its take on and 's collaboration track "Accidental Racist". On its Wednesday episode, the host spoofed the country-rap tune, picking apart its lyrics and coming up with his own version titled "Oopsie-Daisy Homophobe".
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Stephen Colbert Hosts Fundraiser for His Sister's Congressional Campaign

February 23, 2013 14:13:19 GMT

is lending his star power to help his sister in her congressional campaign. The funnyman returns to his hometown of Charleston to raise fund in a bowling alley and is set to attend a private reception and a private dinner afterwards at a home on Sullivans Island.
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Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert Sing About Their Relationship on 'Late Night'

February 23, 2013 05:05:39 GMT

and described their relationship with a song on "". When the Comedy Central host stopped by the late-night talk show on Thursday, February 21, they tried to show kindness to each other by exchanging invitations to each other's Oscar party.
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Beyonce Knowles Gives a Clear Look at 1-Year-Old Blue Ivy, Addresses Pregnancy Weight Gain

February 16, 2013 04:29:34 GMT

shows off her adorable baby Blue Ivy who just turned 1 year old in a leaked photo from her upcoming HBO documentary "". It's the first time fans got to see the little girl's face clearly since mama Bey released some pictures last year taken right after she went into labor.
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