Stephen Colbert
Host, Executive Producer and Writer, THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT

Hometown: South Carolina

Birthday: May 13

March 2022

Stephen Colbert currently hosts the Emmy Award-winning, Peabody Award-winning, #1 show in late night THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT. From 2005 to 2014, he hosted “The Colbert Report” on Comedy Central, following his eight years as a correspondent on “The Daily Show.” “The Report” received two Peabody Awards, two Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards and 37 total Emmy nominations. Colbert took over as host of THE LATE SHOW on Sept. 8, 2015.

In addition to THE LATE SHOW, Colbert serves as executive producer on the Paramount+ series STEPHEN COLBERT PRESENTS TOONING OUT THE NEWS, Comedy Central’s THA GOD’S HONEST TRUTH WITH LENARD ‘CHARLAMAGNE’ MCKELVEY, and previously, SHOWTIME’s “Our Cartoon President.” He is also an executive producer of “Derek DelGaudio's In & Of Itself,” streaming on Hulu. In 2021, Colbert’s Spartina Productions banner set a three-year first-look deal to develop television and streaming content for CBS Studios.

Colbert has also authored five books, the most recent of which, Whose Boat Is This Boat?, reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list. All proceeds from the book benefited the victims of Hurricanes Florence and Michael and, most recently, went to COVID-19 relief.

Raised in South Carolina, he currently resides in New Jersey with his wife, Evie. His birthday is May 13. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @StephenAtHome.