Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Gets a New Showrunner After Seven Months
CBS This Morning exec producer Chris Licht, who was responsible for that show’s launch, is helping fill a void at the CBS late-night show since Colbert “had essentially been serving as showrunner as well as host,” according to Variety. The Late Show has performed unevenly since its debut, with not all show elements working.
NBCUniversal Cable COO said Jeff Wachtel said of giving the Lisa Edelstein drama an unusual renewal, “with this remarkable three season pickup, it will be a show that audiences can discover and enjoy forever.”
“It’s very sophisticated. I mean, it’s got a ’90s hip-hop vibe, but it’s really forward-thinking,” says exec producer Cheo Hodari Coker, who wrote the first two episodes of the Netflix series. He adds that “we really deal with a lot of different issues.”
The Worldwide Sports leader said today it would broadcast the National Drone Racing Championships in August and the World Drone Racing Championships in October.
The ‘80s SNL cast members got coffee with Bobby Moynihan.
She’s expected to have a big role on the Shondaland drama.
She’ll play an old friend of David Walton’s Sam.
“I’m at war with @chrisevans? That’s funny. I thought we were pals,” the actor tweeted this morning. There was speculation of friction between the two co-hosts following Top Gear’s war memorial controversy.
Haysbert proved to be a “tremendous” Holt doppelganger.
Aziz Ansari and a Master of None co-star made an Italian cuisine-themed music video for Kanye West’s Famous
Check out Ansari and Eric Wareheim in their Italian adventure.
The Lonely Island, Aubrey Plaza and T-Pain will also be visiting this season.
The Path star tells Conan he would dream as his Breaking Bad character. Not in a good way, in a very violent, scary, scary way,” he says. “People running after me with guns.”
From 1963 to 1998, Anderson’s voice could be heard in countless commercials saying, “Frosted Lucky Charms, they’re magically delicious.” Anderson says of his commercial role, “I never got free cereal. But they gave me lots of green money. And it was a fun character to play.”