“The Colbert Report” host Stephen Colbert got comfortable on “The Late Show” set, chatting with David Letterman about taking over the desk next year.
“Extra’s” AJ Calloway caught up with Bill O’Reilly in NYC, and the FOX News host spoke candidly about how he feels about Stephen Colbert taking over for David Letterman.
Never missing a beat, Stephen Colbert joked on Thursday’s “The Colbert Report” about news he is replacing David Letterman.
As his Comedy Central persona, the political funnyman began his show on Thursday paying tribute to Dave.
He said, “One thing, before we get started. There was some big news last week that slipped through my news crack. It concerned someone I’ve admired for years, and yet, surprisingly, is not me.”
They’ve been enemies for years, so why does it seem that Bill O’Reilly tried to help Stephen Colbert get David Letterman’s job?answer. Here is his take on the situation:
This year marks the second annual Comedy Awards ceremony, which celebrates the best comedies of the year. The event is set to take place on April 28 at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, and will air nationwide May 6 on Comedy Central.
And the nominees are...
"Crazy, Stupid, Love."
"Midnight in Paris"
Performance by an Actor - Film
Jason Bateman, "Horrible Bosses"
Steve Carell, "Crazy, Stupid, Love."
Jean Dujardin, "The Artist"
Zach Galifianakis, "The Hangover Part II"
Owen Wilson, "Midnight in Paris
TV host Stephen Colbert resumed taping "The Colbert Report" on Monday following the abrupt cancellation of two episodes last week.
According to CBS News.com, Colbert did not clearly state his reason for stopping the show's production, but he inadvertently mentioned that it was because of his 91-year-old mother's ailing health.
"Evidently, having 11 children makes you tough as nails," said Colbert on Monday, who at 47 is the youngest among his siblings.
After finishing third at the box office on Friday, "Safe House" did well on Saturday and edged past "The Vow" and "Ghost Rider" to claim the first place spot for the first three days of Presidents' Day weekend.
Full Story at Box Office Mojo
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Stephen Colbert shut down his late-night comedy show this week to attend to his ailing 91-year-old mother in South Carolina. Comedy Central, which airs the show, will air repeat episodes until further notice.
Full Story at NY Post
Get more "Extra" Scoop headlines for Friday, February 17!
'Idol' Whittled Down to Top 40 in Las Vegas -- FOX News
Jen Aniston Talks Reuniting with Paul Rudd for 'Wanderlust' -- The Hollywood Reporter
Reese Witherspoon Has Girl Crush on Kate Middleton -- People
Amanda Knox Signs Book Deal with HarperCollins -- CNN