Episodes
The series finale of "Succession" is airing this weekend and we've got nearly every member of the Roy family member on tape from when Stephen sat down with Brian Cox, Sarah Snook, Kieran Culkin, Alan Ruck, Nicholas Braun, Matthew Macfadyen, and J. Smith-Cameron for this exclusive "Succession" group interview. Original Air Date: October 8th, 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/28/23
In honor of the series finale of "Barry" airing this Sunday on HBO, enjoy this double-header Colbert Classic with co-stars Bill Hader (Original Air Date: May 13th, 2019) and TV legend Henry Winkler (Original Air Date: April 25th, 2018) who both came on The Late Show to talk about the making of the highly acclaimed hitman dramedy series Stephen once called "a perfect show." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/27/23
There are many reasons to check out the new “Thor” film, but director Taika Waititi recommends showing up to the theater for lead actor Chris Hemsworth’s infamous nude scene. Listen to this Pod Show exclusive extended interview with Taika Waititi to hear the epic tale of the New Zealand avocado heists. Original Air Date: June 22nd, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/26/23
Senator Tammy Duckworth talks about why she decided to become a helicopter pilot and shares her perspective on America's military responsibilities in Iraq and Afghanistan, and tells Stephen how happy she is that the Biden administration reacted to her demand that they nominate more Asian Americans to high-level jobs. Her memoir, "Every Day Is A Gift," is available now. Original Air Date: April 5th, 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/25/23
Movie star Jennifer Lawrence has a drink, kicks off her shoes, and lets loose in this charming and freewheeling interview. Original Air Date: February 26th, 2018. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/24/23
Stephen puts Martha Stewart in the hot seat with The Colbert Questionert (Original Air Date: March 10th, 2022). Next up, Stephen and Martha fire up the grill and prepare recipes from her book, 'Martha Stewart's Grilling' (Original Air Date: March 26th, 2019). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/23/23
In this extended interview with Jeremy Strong, the "Succession" actor makes his first visit to The Late Show to discuss his latest film, “Armageddon Time,” the dark message contained in his hit series, “Succession,” and his whatever-it-takes approach to acting. Original Air Date: October 13th, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/22/23
Jesse Williams tells Stephen about the chemistry that develops between him and Reese Witherspoon in his new rom-com, “Your Place or Mine,” which is streaming on Netflix now. Original Air Date: February 15th, 2023. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/21/23
The periodic tables have turned, as Neil DeGrasse Tyson takes over the Late Show and interviews Stephen about philosophy, religion, and The Lord of the Rings. Original Air Date: November 27th, 2018. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/20/23
Awkwafina stars in the new movie, "The Farewell," but her grandmother skipped out on the last ten minutes of the movie because it was time to cook dinner. Original Air Date: July 16th, 2019. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/19/23
Steven Yeun and Stephen Colbert bond over their common experience as improv comics who got their start in Chicago at The Second City. You can see Steven Yeun's Oscar-nominated performance in "Minari," and stream his new series "Beef" on Netflix now. Original Air Date: February 8th, 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/18/23
Secretary of the Treasury Janet Yellen made her first visit to The Late Show to talk with Stephen about the pandemic’s effect on the economy, inflation, and whether or not the U.S. is headed for a recession. Original Air Date: November 30th, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/17/23
Stephen sits down with Bruce Springsteen to talk about his new book “Renegades: Born in the USA,” and what it was like working from podcast to page with Former President Barack Obama. Original Air Date: October 25th, 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/16/23
A working actor since age 6, "Succession" star Kieran Culkin has a knack for learning his lines quickly, which can really get under Brian Cox’s skin. Original Air Date: August 10th, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/15/23
'From Cradle To Stage' author Virginia Grohl joins her son to share some fascinating conversations she had with fellow mothers of rockstars, including Kurt Cobain's. Original Air Date: April 26th, 2017. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/14/23
Greeting card writers don't always nail it on the first try. That's why, in everyone's favorite Late Show segment "First Drafts," Stephen takes a look at some early efforts by the writers of the 2020 Mother's Day cards with the help of an extra special guest. Original Air Date: May 6th, 2020. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/13/23
“George & Tammy” star Jessica Chastain tells Stephen she’s been a Broadway fan since childhood so she’s thrilled to be performing at the Hudson Theater in her new play, “A Doll’s House." Originally Aired January 31st, 2023. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/12/23
Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex stops by for a cocktail and an extended conversation with Stephen Colbert about the personal revelations in his new book, “Spare.” Listen as Prince Harry responds to criticism of his comments about his service in Afghanistan, and talks about trying to protect his family from constant attacks by the British press. Learn more about Prince Harry’s life as told in his own words in the book, “Spare,” which is available everywhere now. Original Air Date: January...
Published 05/11/23
This Colbert Classic is a double-header NBA Playoffs spectacular that begins with 3-time NBA champion and former Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade, who stops by to talk to Stephen about life, marriage, his self-titled photo memoir "DWYANE," and to compete against our host in a heated game of wastepaper basketball (Original Air Date: November 16th, 2021). Next up, if you don't know his favorite smell, or which animal he thinks is the scariest, do you really know Shaq? Find out in this edition of The...
Published 05/10/23
The Late Show Pod Show has Stephen's exclusive extended interview with legendary musician and subject of a new Showtime documentary, Sheryl Crow, who shares tales about some of the incredible artists she has worked with over the years. And for even more good stuff that never aired on TV, stick around for Stephen swapping stories with Jon Batiste about Clive Davis's famous Pre-GRAMMY Gala, and find out why Taylor Swift made such a big impression on our host that night. Original Release Date:...
Published 05/09/23
James Corden, host of 'The Late Late Show' and the 73rd Annual Tony Awards, wonders about what Donald Trump and Queen Elizabeth II discussed during their 90-minute conversation. Original Air Date: June 5th, 2019. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/08/23
Elizabeth Debicki, who finds herself in the spotlight as fans and critics applaud her work as Princess Diana in “The Crown,” shares one of the secrets to her successful career. The latest season of “The Crown” is streaming now on Netflix. Original Air Date: November 23rd, 2022. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/07/23
Claire Foy and Matt Smith star in Netflix's "The Crown" set during the early days of Queen Elizabeth's marriage to Prince Philip, whose rear end gets a lot of screen time. Original Air Date: October 28, 2016. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/06/23
Former First Lady Michelle Obama sat down with her friend Stephen Colbert to share some of the tools she uses in her personal life to cope with anxiety and depression, and talked about the inspiration behind her new Netflix show "Waffles + Mochi," and why helping American families is so important to her even though she is no longer in the White House. Original Air Date: May 11th, 2021 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 05/05/23