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04.15.2014

STEPHEN COLBERT TO VISIT CBS’s “LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN,” TUESDAY, APRIL 22

           Stephen Colbert, who will succeed David Letterman as host when he retires, will visit the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, Tuesday, April 22 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

CBS announced last week that Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Colbert Report,” will be the next host of the LATE SHOW, effective when Letterman retires from the broadcast sometime in 2015. Letterman, the legendary, critically acclaimed host of the CBS late night series for the past 21 years, announced his retirement on the show’s April 3 broadcast.

The LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN is a production of Worldwide Pants Incorporated. Barbara Gaines, Matt Roberts, Jude Brennan, Maria Pope, Eric Stangel, Justin Stangel and Rob Burnett are the executive producers. Jerry Foley is the director.

CHEAT TWEET: THIS JUST IN - @StephenAtHome 2 visit w/Dave on #Letterman, Tues, 4/22, 11:35 pm ET/PT! #CBS http://bit.ly/1noFjZ7

 

RATING: TV-PG (Rating may change on day of broadcast due to specific subject matter.)

 

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Official CBS Website: http://www.cbs.com/shows/late_show/ 

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Phil Gonzales     818-655-1580  phil.gonzales@cbs.com            

Barbara Abseck  212-975-4637  beabseck@cbs.com               

Kim Izzo-Emmet 212-975-3820  krizzo-emmet@cbs.com

 

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Jeffrey Staab      212-975-4107  jrstaab@cbs.com

Press:

Phil Gonzales
818-655-1580
phil.gonzales@cbs.com

Barbara Abseck
212-975-4637
beabseck@cbs.com

Kim Izzo-Emmet
212-975-3820
krizzo-emmet@cbs.com

 

Photo:

Jeffrey Staab
212-975-4107
jrstaab@cbs.com