EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 80 (Wednesday, January 27, 2016) GUESTS:Chris Pine | Danielle Brooks | Jonah Reider | Baauer STAFF CAMEO(S): Liz Levin SEGMENTS: Monologue | Bernie Saunders Promposals | Bernie Can’t Be the Only Candidate With An Ice Cream | Chris Pine | Danielle Brooks | Jonah Reider | Baauer ft. Leikeli47 – “Day Ones” SUIT REPORT: Grey Suit | White Shirt | Black Tie
EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 79 (Tuesday, January 26, 2016) GUESTS:Laurence Fishburne | Michael Novacek | Lake Street Dive STAFF CAMEO(S): Sam Kim, Opus Moreschi, Ariel Dumas, Jen Spira, Gabe Gronli SEGMENTS: Monologue | Stephen Holds a Town Hall Meeting | Laurence Fishburne | Life Hacked, Vol. 2 | Michael Novacek | Lake Street Dive — “Call Off Your Dogs” SUIT REPORT: Dark Grey Suit | White Shirt | Light Grey Spotted Tie
EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 78 (Monday, January 25, 2016) GUESTS:Donald Rumsfeld | Russell Westbrook | Jackson Browne SEGMENTS: Monologue | Stephen Got a Lot of Exercise This Weekend | Would You Rather: GOP Edition | Donald Rumsfeld | Russell Westbrook | Jackson Browne – “The Long Way Around” SUIT REPORT: Grey Suit | White Shirt | Teal Tie
Welcome to Better Know a Guest, your weekly guide to the wonderful and diverse array of personalities appearing on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ each week.
Greetings and salutations, Hubsters. If youʼre an American in the Northeast I hope you are staying warm and cozy as Winter Storm Jonas buries us in the snow! Brrrr! It is time to kick off another fabulous week of “The Late Show!” Friday is a re-run, but weʼve got four excellent shows coming your way. This week Stephen welcomes Donald Rumsfeld. The former Secretary of Defense under the Bush Administration has created a new game app for your phone. Yes, you read that right! No, it is not a joke! Weʼve got a fine group actors and actresses promoting interesting projects, an NBA All-Star, an eclectic assortment of musicians, and the host of “Face The Nation”, John Dickerson.
Which guest(s) are you looking forward to? Which interviews do you think will be the most interesting? Join in the conversation and let us know in the comment section. Donʼt forget to take our poll! Have a magnificent week!
EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 77 (Friday, January 22, 2016) GUESTS:Steven Tyler | Gaby Hoffman | Låpsley SPECIAL GUEST(S): Neil deGrasse Tyson SEGMENTS: Monologue | Stephen’s “Winter Storm Jonas” Tips | Friday Night Fights with Neil DeGrasse Tyson | Steven Tyler | Steven Tyler Has Gift for Stephen | Gaby Hoffman | Låpsley – “Falling Short” SUIT REPORT: Blue/Grey Suit | White Shirt | Burgundy Tie
Steven with a V meets Stephen with a PH and they bond over mic-slaying techniques.
EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 76 (Thursday, January 21, 2016) GUESTS:Christian Slater | Josh Radnor | Iggy Pop EXCLUSIVE(s): Iggy Pop and Josh Homme – “Break Into Your Heart” SEGMENTS: Monologue | Science Has Ruined Spider-Man | Stephen Colbert’s Hot Takes: Sesame Street | Christian Slater | Trump Courts the Bible and Ghost Vote | Josh Radner | Iggy Pop & Josh Homme | Iggy Pop – “Gardenia” SUIT REPORT: Grey Suit | White Shirt | Teal Tie
Tonight, the Late Show welcomes Christian Slater, Josh Radnor and Iggy Pop.
EPISODE NUMBER: Season 1, Episode 75 (Wednesday, January 20, 2016) GUESTS:James Spader | Brandon Marshall | Sarah Koenig | Rev Run SEGMENTS: Monologue | Stephen Tells Christian Bale How to Put on Weight | The Original Material Girl Is Back | James Spader | Brandon Marshall | Sarah Koenig | Rev Run Gives Stephen A Kebab Lesson SUIT REPORT: Blue Suit | White Shirt | Black Tie