January 2016

Episode Guides Archive
 

The complete listing of ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ episodes aired during the month of January, 2016.


 
 
Season 1, Episode 63: January, Monday 4, 2016 – Samuel L. Jackson, Olivia Hallisey
Featuring: Grace Kelly sitting in with Jon Batiste and Stay Human | Lisa Gross | Yamini Joshi
Monologue | Stephen’s New Year Resolutions | Is This the End of Jeb!? | Samuel L. Jackson (Actor – “The Hateful Eight“) | Stephen Joins the League of Kitchens Part 1 – Lisa Gross | Stephen Joins the League of Kitchens Part 2 | Olivia Hallisey (Google Science Fair Winner)
 
Season 1, Episode 64: January, Tuesday 5, 2016 – John Krasinski, Killer Mike, George Church, Foals
Monologue | Beware the Franken-Lincoln | The Oregon Fail | John Krasinski (Actor – “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi“) | The Vatican Isn’t Feeling the Force | Killer Mike (Hip Hop Artist, Activist and Actor) | George Church (Geneticist) | Foals – “Mountains at My Gates”
 
Season 1, Episode 65: January, Wednesday 6, 2016 – Jerry Seinfeld, Senator Rand Paul, Andra Day
Monologue | Everyone Feels the Bern at the ATM | Much Ado About Something | Jerry Seinfeld Does His Best Tight Five | Jerry Seinfeld (Comedian, Actor and Host – “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee“) | Rand Paul (Republican Presidential Candidate) | Andra Day – “Rise Up” (Album – “Cheers to the Fall“)

Season 1, Episode 66: January, Thursday 7, 2016 – Damian Lewis, America Ferrera, Floyd-Little Double Dutch Team
Featuring: Rupert Jee and Hello Deli
Monologue | Stephen’s Dark Night of the Sandwich | Damian Lewis (Actor – “Billions“) | Hungry for Power Games | America Ferrera (Actress – “Superstore“) | Floyd Little Double Dutch Team (Girls Jump Rope Team)
 

Live Test Show

Season 1, Episode 67: January, Friday 8, 2016 – Matthew Broderick, Sarah Parcak, Kacey Musgraves
Monologue | Stephen is LIVE…Or He Was When We Recorded This | Stephen Colbert’s Midnight Confessions III | Matthew Broderick (Actor – “Sylvia“) | Stephen & Matthew Sing a Completely Impromptu Duet | Jeb’s Got Turtles & Kim’s Got Nukes (Maybe) | Sarah Parcak (Space Archaeologist) | Kacey Musgraves — “Late to the Party”

 
Season 1, Episode 68: January, Monday 11, 2016 – Jane Lynch, Julian Castro, EL VY
Exclusive(s): EL VY & Stay Human Pay Tribute To David Bowie
Monologue | Obama’s Final State of the Union | Stephen Is Ready to Play El Chapo | Jane Lynch (Actress – “Angel From Hell”) | Trump Didn’t Fare Well in the Last Warlock Poll | Julian Castro (Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development) | EL VY — “Return to the Moon”
 
Season 1, Episode 69: January, Tuesday 12, 2016 – Saoirse Ronan, Jeremy Stoppelman, Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, James Bay
Monologue | The Oregon Militia Needs More Stuff | Saoirse Ronan (Actress – “Brooklyn”) | Late Show Powerball Tips | Jeremy Stoppelman (CEO of Yelp) | Laura Ricciardi & Moira Demos (Filmmakers – “Making a Murderer”) | James Bay – “Let It Go”
 
Season 1, Episode 70: January, Wednesday 13, 2016 – Paul Giamatti, Guerrilla Girls, J.B. Mauney
Monologue | In a Town Called Whitesboro | The Great of the Union | Paul Giamatti (Actor – “Billions”) | His Furriness the Hat Speaks Again | Guerrilla Girls (Artists) | J.B. Mauney (Professional Bull Rider) | Sign Off: Stephen Rides a Mechanical Bull
 
Season 1, Episode 71: January, Thursday 14, 2016 – Olivia Munn, T.J. Miller, Father John Misty
Monologue | Stephen Recaps the Best Picture Nominees | Stephen is Heart Sick, Stomach Sick, and Just Plain Sick Too | 19 Days and Counting | Olivia Munn (Actress – “Ride Along 2”) | Jon Batiste Teaches You How to Play Piano | T.J. Miller (Actor – “Silicon Vallery” and “Deadpool”) | Father John Misty — “Holy Sh*t”
 
Season 1, Episode 72: January, Friday 15, 2016 – Scott Kelly, Abby Wambach, Maria Bamford
Staff Cameo(s): Paul Dinello
Monologue | It Was a May-December Bromance | Friday Night Fights | Scott Kelly (Astronaut) | Abby Wambach (U.S. Women’s Soccer Player) | Maria Bamford (Comedienne)
 
Season 1, Episode 73: January, Monday 18, 2016 – Patricia Heaton, Quincy Jones, Deray McKesson, Grace
Featuring: Grace Kelly sitting in with Jon Batiste and Stay Human
Monologue | A Modest PromPosal for Bernie Sanders | Patricia Heaton (Actress – “The Middle”) | Quincy Jones (N90Q Headphones) | Deray McKesson (Civil Rights Activist) | Grace — “You Don’t Own Me”
 
Season 1, Episode 74: January, Tuesday 19, 2016 – Charlie Day, Colin Hanks, Margo Price
Monologue | A Tribute to Glenn Fry | Late Show Secret Netflix Codes | Charlie Day (Actor – “Itʼs Always Sunny In Philadelphia”) | Stephen Is Ready For Some (Not All) Football! | Colin Hanks (Actor – “Life in Pieces”) | Margo Price — “Hurtin’ (On the Bottle)”
 
Season 1, Episode 75: January, Wednesday 20, 2016 – James Spader, Brandon Marshall, Sarah Koenig, Rev Run
Monologue | Stephen Tells Christian Bale How to Put on Weight | The Original Material Girl Is Back | James Spader (Actor – “The Blacklist”) | Brandon Marshall (New York Jets Wide Receiver and Panelist – “Inside the NFL”) | Sarah Koenig (Host and Executive Producer – “Serial” Podcast) | Rev Run Gives Stephen A Kebab Lesson
 
Season 1, Episode 76: January, Thursday 21, 2016 – Christian Slater, Josh Radnor, Iggy Pop
Exclusive(s): Iggy Pop and Josh Homme – “Break Into Your Heart”
Monologue | Science Has Ruined Spider-Man | Stephen Colbert’s Hot Takes: Sesame Street | Christian Slater (Actor – “Mr Robot”) | Trump Courts the Bible and Ghost Vote | Josh Radner (Actor – “Mercy Street”) | Iggy Pop & Josh Homme | Iggy Pop – “Gardenia”
 
Season 1, Episode 77: January, Friday 22, 2016 – Steven Tyler, Gaby Hoffman, Låpsley
Special Guest(s): Neil deGrasse Tyson
Monologue | Stephen’s “Winter Storm Jonas” Tips | Friday Night Fights with Neil DeGrasse Tyson | Steven Tyler (Single – “Red, White and You” and Janie’s Fund) | Steven Tyler Has Gift for Stephen | Gaby Hoffman (Actress- “Transparent“) | Låpsley – “Falling Short”
 
Season 1, Episode 78: January, Monday 25, 2016 – Donald Rumsfeld, Russell Westbrook, Jackson Browne
Monologue | Stephen Got a Lot of Exercise This Weekend | Would You Rather: GOP Edition | Donald Rumsfeld (Former US Secretary of Defense and Creator of “Churchill Solitaire”) | Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard) | Jackson Browne – “The Long Way Around”
 
Season 1, Episode 79: January, Tuesday 26, 2016 – Laurence Fishburne, Michael Novacek, Lake Street Dive
Featuring: Grace Kelly sitting in with Jon Batiste and Stay Human
Staff Cameo(s): Sam Kim, Opus Moreschi, Ariel Dumas, Jen Spira, Gabe Gronli
Monologue | Stephen Holds a Town Hall Meeting | Laurence Fishburne (Actor – “Standoff“) | Life Hacked, Vol. 2 | Michael Novacek (Senior Vice President and Provost of Science and Curator of Paleontology at the American Museum of Natural History ) | Lake Street Dive — “Call Off Your Dogs”
 
Season 1, Episode 80: January, Wednesday 27, 2016 – Chris Pine, Danielle Brooks, Jonah Reider, Baauer
Staff Cameo(s): Liz Levin
Monologue | Bernie Saunders Promposals | Bernie Can’t Be the Only Candidate With An Ice Cream | Chris Pine (Actor – “The Finest Hours“) | Danielle Brooks (Actress – “The Colour Purple” and “Orange is the New Black“) | Jonah Reider (Columbia University Student and Owner of Pith) | Baauer ft. Leikeli47 – “Day Ones”
 
Season 1, Episode 81: January, Thursday 28, 2016 – Josh Brolin, John Dickerson, Erin Brockovich, Aubrie Sellers
Satff Cameo(s): Cullen Crawford (as the real Bradly Cooper)
The Real Bradley Cooper Stops By | Stephen Moderates An All-Trump Debate | Josh Brolin (Actor: “Hail, Caesar!“) | John Dickerson (Host – “Face The Nation”) | Erin Brockovich (Consumer Advocate) | Aubrie Sellers – “Light of Day”