Many wondered if stephen colbert, after playing a bloviating conservative for 1,447 episodes of his colbert report, might finally break character and just speak as stephen colbert, human being. The colbert report finale date revealed ign news youtube. The population of colbert nation was growing until the very end. Looking at the camera, colbert says, well folks, weve finally come to the end of the colbert report. But the best part had to be the finales ending musical number which was downright badass. The colbert report as americas most fearless purveyor of truthiness, stephen colbert shines a light on egodriven punditry, moral hypocrisy and government incompetence, raising the bar for political satire.
In the episode stephen becomes immortal after accidentally killing grimmy during the opening of the. Another high note for the series, the series finale of the colbert. The colbert report series comedy central official site. Stephen colbert announced the series finale of the colbert report will air thursday, dec. Stephen colbert announces date for the colbert report finale. The colbert report tune in to the colbert report, as stephen colbert, from the daily show, gives his own take on the issues of the day, and more importantly to tell. Abe lincoln, smaug join colbert for epic colbert report. Watch the late show with stephen colbert weeknights at 11. Thursdays finale of comedy centrals the colbert report set a series record with 2. Heres the allstar musical finale from the final episode of the colbert report. The final episode of the colbert report began with a brief moment between daily show host jon stewart and stephen colbert, and it was stewart who both stood beside colbert when he began the starstudded musical portion of this lengthy farewell and said the final goodbye to colbert before a charming and. Colbert report finale highest rated episode of all time. With stephen colbert, jay katsir, jon stewart, paul dinello.
The colbert report is one of the most interesting and amusing cable tv talk shows currently on the air. The real version will appear next year, probably late summer, on cbs, taking the. The final episode of the colbert report began with a brief moment between daily show host jon stewart and stephen colbert, and it was stewart who both stood beside colbert when he began the starstudded musical portion of this lengthy farewell and said the final goodbye to colbert before a charming and intimate. Im not sure why exactly, but i think its because american society always needed a stephen colbert type.
The untitled final episode of american latenight comedy television series the colbert report is the 1,447th episode of the series overall and is part of the eleventh season. Its sad that now colbert can never again interview keanu reeves. Stephen colberts final episode of the colbert report was filled with a mindboggling amount of cameos from his friends in politics, the media and hollywood. Watch the colbert report online full episodes of season. Stephen invites his colleague and lifelong friend grimmy to the show for the final episode of the colbert report. Final colbert report ends with stephen colbert becoming immortal by ed mazza after nine years and 1,447 episodes, stephen colbert made his last report on thursday night, not by killing off the character, as was speculated when it was announced that the grim reaper would be his final guest, but by becoming immortal. Stephen colbert bid farewell to the colbert report, after 9 years on comedy central, in his typical overthetop satirical style. The comedy central host aired his last episode of the colbert report on. Abe lincoln, smaug join colbert for epic colbert report finale song. Heres the allstar musical finale from the final episode.
As they had the day after cbs bombshell announcement in april that colbert would replace letterman on late show, industry pundits will now begin to. Thanks for that report, stephen, stewart said, before leading into the final scene of the colbert report. Stephen colbert immortalized in final episode of the. Featuring bandleader jon batiste with his band stay human, the emmy awardnominated show is broadcast from the. Tvguide has every full episode so you can stayuptodate and watch your favorite show colbert report anytime, anywhere.
The colbert report aired its final episode tonight and it was as funny and overthetop as everyone expected. Watch the colbert reports epic celebfilled ending e. A slew of famous friends stopped by for the final show. The last episode of the colbert report aired thursday night, and the finale was a fitting ending to stephen colberts hilarious satirical news show. The colbert report boasts epic celebrity sendoff youtube. As americas most fearless purveyor of truthiness, stephen colbert shines a light on egodriven punditry, moral hypocrisy and government incompetence.
Popular videos the colbert report the colbert report topic. Not only that, but the season finale recorded a show record 2. The finale of the colbert report went out with a bang thursday night, featuring a multitude of celebrities in a musical number. Sure, the real stephen colbert developed the persona during his tenure on the daily show, and it blossomed into an ingrained cultural fixture in 2005, but it feels longer than that. Sign off from eternity the colbert report video clip. The prince of punditry stephen colbert is here, winning every onesided. After daft punk cancelled their appearance on the colbert report the day before the taping, colbert took the high road and mercilessly mocked them, mtv and viacom. Full list of celebrities featured in the colbert report finale. The comic initially avoided joking about politics on the late show for fear that he would fall into his colbert report persona. Colbert report full episodes,the colbert report on facebook,video archive but the big finale was an allstar singalong of well meet again, led by randy newman. Stephen colbert last night kicked off the walkup to his final episode of the colbert report on comedy central before he moves to cbs to take over for. See the colbert reports celebrity filled finale singalong.
Heres every cameo in the epic finale of the colbert report. New york for his final show, stephen colbert went out with a bang and a song. The final episode of the colbert report originally aired in the united states on december 18, 2014, on comedy central. This is like my previous request that moved the first episode of the tonight show starring jimmy fallon to premiere the tonight show starring jimmy fallon in that the current title does not follow the naming guidelines for television show episodes, but to me does not have an obvious answer where it should go, finale the colbert report, final. Stephen colbert signs off colbert report with star. The colbert report, show after show, celebrated its own scrappinessand, by extension, scrappiness as a general state of affairs. Stephen colberts live election night democracys series finale. Every monday through thursday night, viewers of comedy centrals late night lineup are treated to the comedy stylings of stephen colbert and his brand of satire. Bernie sandwiches won new hampshire by the late show with stephen colbert.
Pdf this study examines the effect of the colbert report, comedy centrals mock conservative talk show, on young adults. Satirical newscaster stephen colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the united states and the rest of the world, with his largerthanlife ego and overlypatriotic spirit along with him every step of the way. Stephen colbert, the fictional version weve seen on comedy central the past nine years, is gone on thursday. For his final episode, a star studded group of celebs joined him to sing one final song. Jon stewart and stephen colbert report live from indecision world headquarters where comedy central has rounded up the best researchers and consultants that it can afford to provide shallow analyses, obscure factoids, random guesses and pointless sound bites. He says, now, i have no qualms about being sharp and satirical. The show focused on a fictional anchorman character named stephen colbert, played by his reallife namesake. The untitled final episode of american latenight comedy television series the colbert report is.
The character, described by colbert as a wellintentioned, poorly informed, highstatus idiot, is a caricature of televised political pundits. Take out your tissues, america stephen colbert has announced the air date of the colbert reports final episode. With a horde of celebrities ranging from henry kissinger to barry manilow, vince gilligan to jon stewart, katie couric to neil degrasse tyson, the still incharacter colbert gave the colbert report and us a sweet, funny. If all we achieved over the last nine years was to come into. For the final episode of the colbert report, stephen colbert gathers up dozens of celebrity friends to sing the classic british song well meet. Stephen colbert has said his final words as the conservative host hes played since 2005. Watch stephen colbert begins countdown to his shows.
Stephen colbert compares trump findings to lost finale what about the smoke monster, was it real or not. Yeah, so by now youve probably seen the epic musical sendoff for the colbert report from thursday evening, featuring dozens upon dozens of celebrities and political personalities crammed into o. Stephen colbert retires the colbert report with help of. Watch the colbert reports finale number well meet again. Folks, if this is your first time tuning into the colbert report, i have some terrible news bill clinton, sir patrick stewart and james franco. Tv shows a list of 31 titles created 05 may 20 tv shows a list of 41 titles. The colbert report final episode finale episode ending. Colbert also looked back at when his show started 2005 and how many things were still the same in 2014. The stephen colbert character feels like it has existed far longer than it actually has. Stephen shows his gratitude to the colbert nation and everyone who helped make the report so special. Its time to say goodbye to stephen and the colbert report. The dream continues for stephen colbert s ice cream the show must end but americone dream is here to stay the show must end but americone dream is here to stay. Stephen colbert list of movies and tv shows tv guide. In the weektoweek numbers, the colbert report more than doubled its p enultimate episodes 1.604 1580 197 789 1280 726 300 1214 710 740 1348 769 999 1573 1206 39 438 200 1536 90 1443 806 496 139 10 504 73 285 481 119 916 1077 604 662