Following his appearance “Late Night with Seth Meyers” this past Tuesday, Stephen Colbert recorded a special introduction just for Gwen Stefani, after she botched the pronunciation “Colbert” at this years Emmy Awards when announcing “The Colbert Report” as the winner of the ‘Outstanding Variety Series’ category.
But we shouldn’t be so hard on poor Gwen. As Adam Levine (her co-presenter) revealed on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” on Wednesday night, that he had given a nervous Gwen some advice on how to pronounce “Colbert” before going on stage to present the Emmy Award.
Join Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg in conversation with “The Colbert Report’s” Stephen Colbert as they discuss their new book How Google Works—an insider’s look at Google’s unique culture, values and strategies. Find out how Google has changed the way we work and redefined what it takes to be successful in today’s business environment.
Date: Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 8:30PM Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St Venue: Kaufmann Concert Hall Tickets:from $40.00
Seth Meyers announced via Twitter that Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmmel will be presenters at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, August 25 (8:00 PM EDT live / 5:00 PM PDT live) on NBC.
Eagle eyed reddit users notdagreatbrain and kdubs27 spotted a hardly recognisable Stephen Colbert in costume at San Diego Comic Con 2014.
notdagreatbrain commented that “He called himself “hawk cat” and claimed to be a mid-80s comic book character. A production assistant ran up to me after I talked to him and asked me to sign an appearance release.”
The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service advertisements (PSAs) in the U.S., announced today that its 61st Annual Public Service Award Dinner will honor FedEx Chairman and CEO Frederick W. Smith and Stephen Colbert will host. The event will be held on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. Continue reading →
As we reported yesterday, Stephen Colbert appeared at San Diego Comic Con to moderate “The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies” panel, where he opened by delivering a hilarious and heartwarming speech about his relationship with J.R.R. Tolkein’s novels and they big screen adaptation by Peter Jackson., before addressing the panel featuring Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Luke Evans, Lee Pace, Graham McTavish, Elijah Wood, Andy Serkis, Peter Jackson and Philippa Boyens.
The fabulous folks over at OneRing.net have tracked down the complete video from the event, minus the teaser trailer which has been removed from the video.
Performance-only tickets are now on sale to the general public for ACT TWO: A SWELL PARTY WITH MOSS HART AND FRIENDS, An Evening of Songs Sketches, Scenes and More Celebrating the Genius of Moss Hart, Monday April 21 at 8pm at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). Performers scheduled to appear in the entertainment, which will serve as the centerpiece of Lincoln Center Theater’s Annual Benefit and which will be directed by Bartlett Sher, are Victoria Clark, Stephen Colbert, David Garrison, Malcolm Gets, Reneé Elise Goldsberry, Byron Jennings, Kelli O’Hara, Steven Pasquale, and Lewis J. Stadlen.
Performance-only tickets to the 1 hour 15 minute show, priced at $77 for side orchestra seats and $52 for loge seats, are available at the Lincoln Center Theater box office, at telecharge.com or by visiting LCT.org.