Voting is open to the U.S. public via the awards official website and Facebook page. Voting closes on March 18th.
Sid Caesar Comedy Award
American Dad: “Buck, Wild”— Fox
The Colbert Report: “Steve King on Chicken Cages” — Comedy Central
The Colbert Report: “The Word: Philanthropy” (Safari Club International auctions off endangered rhino hunt for “charity”) — Comedy Central
The Daily Show: “Blowing the Whistle on Whistleblowers” (Ag-gag bills) — Comedy Central
Saturday Night Live: “Veganville” (Justin Timberlake makes a great case for veganism) — NBC
Source: The Humane Society.
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Congratulations to the writer’s of “The Colbert Report” who have been awarded the Writers Guild of America Award for “Comedy / Variety (Including Talk) Series” at The 66th Annual Writers Guild Awards. ‘The Colbert Report’ writers have previously won the award in 2012, 2011, and 2008.
He’s done it again! Stephen Colbert has won “Best Spoken Word Album,” edging out extremely worthy contenders Carol Burnett, David Sedaris, Billy Crystal, and 94-year-old folk singing legend Pete Seeger.
His award is listed as #54 on the Grammy website.
Congratulations to the Producer’s of “The Colbert Report” who have been awarded the 25th Annual Producers Guild Award for “Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television”. This is the seventh year in a row that “The Colbert Report” have been honoured with this award.
The Shorty Awards honour the best of social media, recognizing the people and organizations producing real-time short form content on across Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare, and the rest of the social Web.
To nominate ‘Colbert News Hub’ simply follow the instructions on this page [link] and select the category of ‘Fansite’.
To nominate ‘The Colbert Report’ simply follow the instructions on this page [Link] and select the category of ‘TV Show’.
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The rise and rise of Stephen Colbert continues in 2014 with Stephen receiving the ‘People’s Choice Award’ for ‘Best Late Night Host’, beating out fierce competition from Conan O’Brien, David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy Kimmel.
Busy taping ‘The Colbert Report’ in New York, Stephen was unable to attend the live award show at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, but did record this video message:
Congratulations to Jim Hoskinson who has been nominated for a “Directors Guild of America Award” in the category of “Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety / Talk / News / Sports – Regularly Scheduled Programming” for Episode #10004 of ‘The Colbert Report’. Jim was previously nominated in 2007 for “Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical Variety” for episode #3052.