Aug 17

Congratulations to ‘The Colbert Report’ for ‘Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series’ Win!!

Emmy Awards nominations 2013Congratulations to the staff of The Colbert Report who have won the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award for “Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series.” Congratulations are also in order for The Daily Show, who won the Emmy for “Outstanding Picture Editing For Short-Form Segments And Variety Specials.”

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Jul 11

The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Award Nominations, 2014

Emmy Awards nominations 2013 Congratulations to the staff of The Colbert Report who have received six Primetime Emmy nominations, and to the staff of The Daily Show who have also received six nominations.

Outstanding Variety Series

The Colbert Report • Comedy Central • Hello Doggie, Inc. with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart • Comedy Central • Central Productions, LLC

Jimmy Kimmel Live • ABC • ABC Studios in association with Jackhole Industries

Real Time With Bill Maher • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with Bill Maher Productions and Brad Grey Television

Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon • NBC • Universal Television and Broadway Video

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Feb 02

‘The Colbert Report’ Wins a ‘Writers Guild of America’ Award

The Colbert Report wins the Writers Guild Award

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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.

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Jan 20

‘The Colbert Report’ Wins its Seventh Consecutive ‘Producers Guild of America’ Award

The Colbert Report Producers Guild Award

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.

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Dec 29

Tom Purcell on ‘Improv Nerd with Jimmy Carrane’

Improv Nerd Logo Tom Purcell, began his career as a Chicago improviser, and is now a writer and executive producer of ‘The Colbert Report’. Tom chats to Jimmy Carrane about how he developed his love for comedy at a young age, working with Stephen Colbert, and his tips for aspiring writers who are submitting their work to shows. Jimmy, a former teacher at The Second City also shares his experience working with Stephen Colbert.

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(Thanks to Magdalena for the Tip!)

Dec 12

December 11, 2013 – Elizabeth Gilbert

The Colbert Report episode guideEPISODE NUMBER: 10035 (December 11, 2013)
GUEST: Elizabeth Gilbert
STAFF CAMEO: Tom Purcell (as Kevin Hitler) | Matt Lapin
SEGMENTS: Blitzkrieg on Grinchitude – Festivus Pole in the Florida Capitol | Obama’s Handshake Controversy | Sign Language Scandal at Mandela’s Memorial | Mike Huckabee’s “12 Days of Obamacare” | Sign Off – Goodnight
SUIT REPORT: Navy Pin Striped Suit | White Shirt | Red/Navy Striped Tie
VIDEOS: Wednesday, December 11, 2013

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Dec 07

‘The Colbert Report’ Receives a “Producers Guild of America” Award Nomination

The Colbert Report Producers Guild of America Award Nomination Congratulations to ‘The Colbert Report’ which has been nominated for a “Producers Guild of America Award” in the category of “The Award for Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television”.

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Dec 06

‘The Colbert Report’ Receives a “Writers Guild of America” Award Nomination.

The Colbert Report Nominated for Writers Guild of America Award Congratulations to ‘The Colbert Report’ writers who have been nominated for a “Writers Guild of America Award” in the category of “Comedy / Variety (Including Talk) Series”.

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