The Colbert Report

Barack Obama Took Over 'The Colbert Report', And It Was Really Very Amusing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Comedy

With the final episode of 'The Colbert Report' due to air on December 18 - Stephen Colbert is off to take over from David Letterman, of course - it se...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Bids Farewell To The Daily Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Comedy

And so the farewell tour begins... Yes, Stephen Colbert turned up on 'The Daily Show' on Wednesday night to bid farewell to his former colleague Jo...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert's Full Interview With David Letterman

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK Comedy

We're used to seeing him in character as the right-wing host of 'The Colbert Report', so it's nice to get a glimpse of Stephen Colbert as himself - an...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Pays Tribute To David Letterman

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Comedy

A short-but-sweet clip showing how 'The Colbert Report' covered the news of David Letterman's retirement... and the fact that Stephen is going to be s...

WATCH: Morrissey On The Colbert Report

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK Comedy

You'll never guess who showed up on The Colbert Report the other night. Only Manchester's very own "Mr Chuckles", Morrissey! And as is traditional,...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Gives Rare Interview As... Himself

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Now here's something you don't see every day: Stephen Colbert. Being Stephen Colbert. Not 'Stephen Colbert'. Yes, the American satirist we barely k...

British TV Nights Aren't Funny Like American Ones

Ross Semple | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ross Semple

Russell Brand premiered a new late-night series in the US last week. Brand X With Russell Brand, which airs on FX in the States, mixes Brand's stand-up with political satire and audience participation. I watched the premiere episode, and it stank.

Satire, Hypocrisy and the Jimmy Carr Furore

Andrea Mann | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

Although he'd never been a particularly political comedian, Jimmy Carr's role as a 10 O'Clock Live presenter moved him - whether he liked it or not, and presumably he did - into the realm of satire.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Returns From Hiatus With Brilliant Rumour Control Segment

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Fans of caricatured versions of conservative political pundits have been waiting nervously for their idol, Stephen Colbert, to return to their Comedy ...

WATCH: US Comedian Stephen Colbert Unveils 'Hermain Cain' Presidential Campaign Ad

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Just last week we reported that American comedian Stephen Colbert had announced his plans to run for President as the Republicans' new leader. Now...

Cenk Uygur On Obama, Bachmann And Bringing TYT To The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 31.10.2011 | UK

Cenk Uygur is an unlikely global celebrity. Born in Turkey and raised in the US, the trained lawyer started broadcasting a satellite radio talk show c...