Stephen Colbert currently hosts the Emmy Award nominated #1 show in late night THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT. From 2005 to 2014, he hosted “The Colbert Report” on Comedy Central, following his eight years as a correspondent on “The Daily Show.” “The Report” received two Peabody Awards, two GRAMMY Awards, five Emmy Awards and 37 total Emmy nominations. Colbert took over as host of THE LATE SHOW on Sept. 8, 2015.
In addition to THE LATE SHOW, Colbert also serves as executive producer on SHOWTIME’s OUR CARTOON PRESIDENT and the new CBS All Access series TOONING OUT THE NEWS Colbert has authored five books, the most recent of which, Whose Boat is This Boat?, reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list. All proceeds from the book benefited the victims of Hurricane Florence and Michael, and most recently, COVID-19 relief.
Raised in South Carolina, he currently resides in New Jersey with his wife and children. His birthday is May 13. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @StephenAtHome.