The Colbert Report
“The Colbert Report” launched on October 17, 2005 and has garnered ratings and critical success as one of the top shows on television. Since its inception, the series has received two prestigious Peabody Award for Excellence in Broadcasting in 2008 and 2012. In 2013, “The Colbert Report” received its first Primetime Emmy win for “Outstanding Variety Series”, bringing “The Daily Show’s” decade long dominance of the category to an end. Stephen Colbert and his writing staff also won the show’s third Primetime Emmy for “Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series, Music or Comedy Program.” The show has been nominated in the writing and directing categories of the Primetime Emmy Awards for eight consecutive years, bringing the shows total number of nominations to 34.
Comedy Central, Monday – Thursday at 11:30 / 10:30c