Stephen Colbert Roasts Jeb Bush for Raffling a Ticket to His Late Show Debut

Norman Weiss
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Stephen Colbert roasts Jeb Bush for raffling a ticket to his Late Show debut

“I think the contest is a great idea,” Colbert, in possibly his last web video, says of his premiere night guest’s raffle to benefit his presidential campaign. “But here’s thing: No one from Jeb’s campaign asked if this was OK with me to raise money off my first show. Where’s my cut of that sweet three bucks governor?”


A Lucille Ball biopic is in the works, starring Cate Blanchett and written by Aaron Sorkin

The I Love Lucy star’s children, Lucy Arnaz Jr. and Desi Arnaz Jr., will serve as producers on the film chronicling her 20-year marriage to Desi Arnaz.


Amazon gives a series order to Bryan Cranston’s Sneaky Pete

The Giovanni Ribisi drama has found a new home after being rejected by CBS in May.


Starz renews Survivor’s Remorse

The LeBron James-produced basketball comedy will be back for a third season.


The View’s newly dumped producer will helm Chelsea Handler’s new talk show

Bill Wolff, who left MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show a year ago to serve as The View’s executive producer, only to lose his job this week, will become the new executive producer of Handler’s Netflix’s talk show.