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Episodes cast for
"The Colbert Report" (2005) More at IMDbPro »

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Year: 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Stone Phillips

17 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Christopher Adeler ... Himself Gambler (as Christopher Farmer)

Stone Phillips ... Himself (as Stone Philips)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 2: Lesley Stahl

18 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jack Kingston ... Himself (as Rep. Jack Kingston)
Lesley Stahl ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 3: Fareed Zakaria

19 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Fareed Zakaria ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 4: Jim Cramer

20 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Cramer ... Himself

Lisa Loeb ... Herself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (voice) (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 5: Lou Dobbs

24 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Lou Dobbs ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 6: Greg Behrendt

25 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Greg Behrendt ... Himself

Christina Gausas ... Christina (uncredited)

Brett Gelman ... Spencer (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 7: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

26 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 8: Jeff Daniels

27 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Barney Frank ... Himself

Jeff Daniels ... Himself

Uzimann (as Naeem Uzimann)

Christina Gausas ... Christina (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 9: Monica Crowley

31 October 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Monica Crowley ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 10: Ken Burns

1 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ken Burns ... Himself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 11: Bruce Feiler

2 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bruce Feiler ... Himself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (voice) (uncredited)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 12: Bradley Whitford

3 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bradley Whitford ... Himself
Stephanie Tubbs Jones ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 13: Eliot Spitzer

7 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Eliot Spitzer ... Himself
Jay Katsir ... Daniel (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 14: Catherine Crier

8 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Catherine Crier ... Herself

Christina Gausas ... Christina (uncredited)
Terry Jinn ... Dennis (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 15: Mary Roach

9 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Mica ... Himself
Mary Roach ... Herself

Jon Stewart ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 16: Cokie Roberts

10 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Cokie Roberts ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 17: Sen. Bob Kerrey

14 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Kerrey ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 18: Rev. Al Sharpton

15 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Sharpton ... Himself (as Rev. Al Sharpton)

Season 1, Episode 19: Matt Taibbi

16 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Udall ... Himself (as Rep. Mark Udall)
Matt Taibbi ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 20: Tim Robbins

17 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tim Robbins ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 21: Brian Greene

28 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brian Greene ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 22: Richard Preston

29 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Preston ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 23: Katrina vanden Heuvel

30 November 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick ... Herself
Katrina vanden Heuvel ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 24: Richard Clarke

1 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Clarke ... Himself

Rick Springfield ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 25: Maureen Dowd

5 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Maureen Dowd ... Herself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 26: Anderson Cooper

6 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Moran ... Himself

Anderson Cooper ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 27: Craig Crawford

7 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Craig Crawford ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 28: Peggy Noonan

8 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Peggy Noonan ... Herself

Season 1, Episode 29: Harry Smith

12 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Harry Smith ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 30: Bob Costas

13 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Costas ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 31: Dermot Mulroney

14 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Dermot Mulroney ... Himself

Season 1, Episode 32: Mark Cuban

15 December 2005


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Major Owens ... Himself

Mark Cuban ... Himself

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Nancy Grace

9 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Nancy Grace ... Herself

Conan O'Brien ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 2: Carl Bernstein

10 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Carl Bernstein ... Himself

Steven Van Zandt ... Himself (as Little Steven Van Zandt)

Season 2, Episode 3: John Stossel

11 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John Stossel ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 4: Ken Miller

12 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steve Rothman ... Himself
Kenneth Miller ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 5: George Stephanopoulos

16 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George Stephanopoulos ... Himself

Jordan Carlos ... Alan (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 6: Andrew Sullivan

17 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Sullivan ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 7: Frank McCourt

18 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Frank McCourt ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 8: Nina Totenberg

19 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Eliot Engel ... Himself (as Rep. Eliot Engel)
Nina Totenberg ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 9: David Gregory

23 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Gregory ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 10: Robin Givhan

24 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Robin Givhan ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 11: Norah Vincent

25 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bill Pascrell ... Himself
Norah Vincent ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 12: Paul Begala

26 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Paul Begala ... Himself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (voice) (uncredited)
Greg Hollimon ... Colbert Cruise Announcer (voice) (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 13: Annie Duke

30 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Annie Duke ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 14: Dave Marash

31 January 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Dave Marash ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 15: Emily Yoffe

1 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Emily Yoffe ... Herself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 16: Christine Todd Whitman

2 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jerrold Nadler ... Himself
Christine Todd Whitman ... Herself (as Gov. Christine Todd Whitman)

Season 2, Episode 17: Sen. Barbara Boxer

6 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Barbara Boxer ... Herself (as Senator Barbara Boxer)

Season 2, Episode 18: James Woolsey

7 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Woolsey ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 19: Alan Dershowitz

8 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chaka Fattah ... Himself
Alan M. Dershowitz ... Himself (as Alan Dershowitz)

Season 2, Episode 20: George Packer

9 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
George Packer ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 21: Lama Surya Das

21 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Surya Das ... Himself (as Lama Surya Das)

Season 2, Episode 22: Michael Eric Dyson

22 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Sharpton ... Himself
Michael Eric Dyson ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 23: David Brooks

23 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Brooks ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 24: Tony Campolo

27 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tony Campolo ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 25: Brett O'Donnell

28 February 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brett O'Donnell ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 26: Arianna Huffington

1 March 2006

Season 2, Episode 27: Jeffrey Sachs

2 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeffrey Sachs ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 28: Bob Schieffer

6 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Schieffer ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 29: Norman Ornstein

7 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Norman Ornstein ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 30: James Webb

8 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Webb ... Himself (as James Webb)

Season 2, Episode 31: Lorraine Bracco

9 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Linda Sánchez ... Herself

Lorraine Bracco ... Herself - Guest

Season 2, Episode 32: Christopher Buckley

13 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Christopher Buckley ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 33: Keith Olbermann

14 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Keith Olbermann ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 34: Al Franken

15 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Franken ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 35: Frank Vincent

16 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Frank Vincent ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 36: Connie Chung

20 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Connie Chung ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 37: Steve Kroft

21 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Peter Gwinn ... Jimmy
Jim Hoskinson ... Himself

Steve Kroft ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 38: Dan Senor

22 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brad Sherman ... Himself
Daniel Senor ... Himself (as Dan Senor)

Season 2, Episode 39: John Kasich

23 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Judith Martin ... Herself

John Kasich ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 40: Sen. Gary Hart

27 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Gary Hart ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 41: Michael Brown

28 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Brown ... Himself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 42: Bruce Bartlett

29 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Adam Schiff ... Himself
Bruce Bartlett ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 43: Robert Greenwald

30 March 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Robert Greenwald ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 44: Michael Smerconish

3 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Smerconish ... Himself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 45: Rev. Jesse Jackson

4 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jesse Jackson ... Himself (as Rev. Jesse Jackson)
Kayla Simpkins ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 46: Harvey Mansfield

5 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Harvey Mansfield ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 47: Markos Moulitsas

6 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Darlene Hooley ... Herself
Markos Moulitsas ... Himself (as Markos Moulitsas Zúniga)

Season 2, Episode 48: Reza Aslan

17 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ric Ocasek ... Himself

Reza Aslan ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 49: Anthony Romero

18 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Anthony Romero ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 50: Caitlin Flanagan

19 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Caitlin Flanagan ... Herself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 51: Ralph Nader

20 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Albert Wynn ... Himself

Ralph Nader ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 52: Hugh Hewitt

24 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jan Schneider ... Herself
Norman Ornstein ... Himself (as Norm Ornstein)
Hugh Hewitt ... Himself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 53: Sam Harris

25 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sam Harris ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 54: Sebastian Junger

26 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Phil Gingrey ... Himself

Sebastian Junger ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 55: Bill Kristol

27 April 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
William Kristol ... Himself (as Bill Kristol)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 56: Jon Meacham

1 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jon Meacham ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 57: Gov. Mike Huckabee

2 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Helen Thomas ... Herself
Mike Huckabee ... Himself (as Gov. Mike Huckabee)

Season 2, Episode 58: Paul Rieckhoff

3 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Paul Rieckhoff ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 59: Rick Reilly

4 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Earl Blumenauer ... Himself
Rick Reilly ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 60: Shere Hite

8 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Shere Hite ... Herself (as Dr. Shere Hite)

Season 2, Episode 61: Frank Rich

9 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frank Rich ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 62: Bill Bastone

10 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lee Terry ... Himself
William Bastone ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 63: Madeleine Albright

11 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Madeleine Albright ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 64: Kevin Phillips

15 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Kevin Phillips ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 65: Tyson Slocum

16 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tyson Slocum ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 66: Jonathan Alter

17 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jonathan Alter ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 67: Ted Daeschler

18 May 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ted Daeschler ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 68: Stone Phillips

5 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Stone Phillips ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 69: Christiane Amanpour

6 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Christiane Amanpour ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 70: Steven Squyres

7 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steve Squyres ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 71: Steven Johnson

8 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steven Johnson ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 72: Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

12 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Robert Kennedy Jr. ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 73: Tim Flannery

13 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tim Flannery ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 74: David Sirota

14 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lynn Westmoreland ... Himself (as Rep. Lynn Westmoreland)
David Sirota ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 75: Michael Pollan

15 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Pollan ... Himself

Jordan Carlos ... Alan (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 76: Gustavo Arellano

19 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Gustavo Arellano ... Himself

Genia Nunez ... Sexy Chica model / dancer
Saida Yunes ... Sexy Chica

Season 2, Episode 77: Bart Ehrman

20 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bart D. Ehrman ... Himself (as Bart Ehrman)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 78: Bay Buchanan

21 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alexi Lalas ... Himself
Bay Buchanan ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 79: Douglas Brinkley

22 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Diana DeGette ... Herself

Douglas Brinkley ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 80: Mark Bowden

26 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Bowden ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 81: Chris Matthews

27 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Chris Matthews ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 82: Robert Baer

28 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ricky Faust ... Himself

Cassie Ramoska ... Herself
Robert Baer ... Himself
Robert Person ... First High Five

Season 2, Episode 83: Christopher Noxon

29 June 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steve Pelkey ... Himself
Christopher Noxon ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 84: Amy Sedaris

10 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Amy Sedaris ... Herself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 85: Tony Hawk

11 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tony Hawk ... Himself
Sharon Hardy ... Questioning Teen (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 86: Mort Zuckerman

12 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Rick Larsen ... Himself

Mort Zuckerman ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 87: Ron Suskind

13 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ron Suskind ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 88: Lee Silver

17 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lee Silver ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 89: Dhani Jones

18 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeff Munson ... Himself
Alan Manevitz ... Himself (as Dr. Alan Manevitz)

Dhani Jones ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 90: Joe Scarborough

19 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Joe Scarborough ... Himself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 91: Tom Brokaw

20 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Julian Bond ... Himself
Robert Wexler ... Himself

Tom Brokaw ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 92: Howell Raines

24 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Howell Raines ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 93: William A. Donohue

25 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
William Donohue ... Himself - President, Catholic League (as Bill Donohue)

Season 2, Episode 94: Neal Katyal

26 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ric Ocasek ... Himself
Neal Katyal ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 95: Joe Quesada

27 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Eleanor Holmes Norton ... Herself

Joe Quesada ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 96: Ned Lamont

31 July 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ned Lamont ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 97: Peter Beinart

1 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Peter Beinart ... Himself
Kayla Simpkins ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 98: Linda Hirshman

2 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Linda Hirshman ... Herself

Ed Helms ... Narrator - 'The On Notice Board: A Wonder of the Modern Age' (voice) (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 99: Paul Hackett

3 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Stuart J. Beck ... Himself
Paul Hackett ... Himself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 100: William Rhoden

8 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host / Voice of Tek Jansen and The Brazilian (segment "Tek Jansen")
William C. Rhoden ... Himself

Jon Stewart ... Himself

Amy Sedaris ... Abraxxia (segment "Tek Jansen") (voice)
Peter Gwinn ... Narrator (segment "Tek Jansen") (voice)

Season 2, Episode 101: Alexandra Robbins

9 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alexandra Robbins ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 102: Eli Pariser

10 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lynn Woolsey ... Herself
Eli Pariser ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 103: Ramesh Ponnuru

14 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jon Stewart ... Himself
Ramesh Ponnuru ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 104: David Gergen

15 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Gergen ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 105: Morgan Spurlock

16 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Morgan Spurlock ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 106: Neil Young

17 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself
Xavier Becerra ... Himself (as Rep. Xavier Becerra)

Neil Young ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 107: Geoffrey Nunberg

21 August 2006

Season 2, Episode 108: Paul Krugman

22 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Paul Krugman ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 109: Gideon Yago

23 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Damian Kulash ... Himself

Gideon Yago ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 110: Janna Levin

24 August 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Morgan Spurlock ... Himself
Janna Levin ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 111: Martin Short

11 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Martin Short ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 112: Toby Keith

12 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Rich Sexton ... Himself

Toby Keith ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 113: Ken Jennings

13 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ken Jennings ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 114: Bill Simmons

14 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
András Simonyi ... Himself
Bill Simmons ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 115: Will Power

18 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Will Power ... Himself

Maria Thayer ... Jenny (voice)

Jack McBrayer ... Kevin (voice)
Peter Gwinn ... (voice)

Season 2, Episode 116: Frank Rich

19 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frank Rich ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 117: James Carville

20 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

James Carville ... Himself
Jake Grate ... Burnout

Season 2, Episode 118: Daniel Ellsberg

21 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Daniel Golden ... Himself
Paul Aronsohn ... Himself
Daniel Ellsberg ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 119: Arianna Huffington

25 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Arianna Huffington ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 120: Ted Danson

26 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frank Rich ... Himself (voice)

Ted Danson ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 121: Lowell Bergman

27 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Mort Zuckerman ... Himself (voice)
Lowell Bergman ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 122: Steve Wozniak

28 September 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Melissa Miller ... Herself
Jerry Sanders ... Himself
Will Koch ... Himself

Sarah Vowell ... Herself

Jon Stewart ... Himself (voice)

Steve Wozniak ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 123: Michael Lewis

2 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Lewis ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 124: Andy Stern

3 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andy Stern ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 125: Byron Dorgan

4 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Byron Dorgan ... Himself (as Sen. Byron L. Dorgan)

Season 2, Episode 126: Amy Goodman

5 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Maz Jobrani ... Himself
Amy Goodman ... Herself

Season 2, Episode 127: Randy Newman

9 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Randy Newman ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 128: Ariel Levy

10 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Gloria Steinem ... Herself

Jane Fonda ... Herself - Guest
Ariel Levy ... Herself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 129: George Lucas

11 October 2006
The top entries in the Stephen Colbert Green Screen Challenge are shown.

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bonnie R. ... Herself (voice)

George Lucas ... Himself (as George L.)
Rich Dahm ... (voice)

Tia Dionne Hodge ... (voice) (as Tia Hodge)
Peter Gwinn ... (voice)

Ahmed Best ... Jar Jar Binks (voice) (uncredited)

Matthew Wood ... Battle Droid (voice) (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 130: Brian Schweitzer

12 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Carol Gay ... Herself

Brian Schweitzer ... Himself (as Gov. Brian Schweitzer)
Andrew Sullivan ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 131: Barry Scheck

16 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Barry Scheck ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 132: Richard Dawkins

17 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Dawkins ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 133: David Kuo

18 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Kuo ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 134: Peter Agre

19 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Walter Gilchrist Jr. ... Himself
John Hall ... Himself
Peter Agre ... Himself (as Dr. Peter Agre)

Season 2, Episode 135: Barry Manilow

30 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Barry Manilow ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 136: Tim Robbins

31 October 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tim Robbins ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Jon Glaser ... Log Cabin Republican (voice) (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 137: Penn Jillette

1 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Nelson Jones ... Himself

Penn Jillette ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 138: Ron Reagan

2 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chad Walldorf ... Himself (voice)
Ron Reagan ... Himself

Tim Meadows ... P. K. Winsome (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 139: Mark Halperin

6 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Halperin ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 140: Live Broadcast with the Daily Show

7 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Warren Beatty ... Himself
Meg DeFrancesco ... Meg the Intern
Eleanor Holmes Norton ... Herself (as Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton)
Robert Wexler ... Himself (as Rep. Robert Wexler)

Season 2, Episode 141: Jeff Greenfield

8 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Hall ... Himself
Jeff Greenfield ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 142: Dean Kamen

9 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dean Kamen ... Himself

Tim Meadows ... P.K. Winsome (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 143: Dan Rather

13 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Dan Rather ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 144: Jeff Swartz

14 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeff Swartz ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 145: Al Franken/Mike Novacek

15 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Franken ... Himself
Michael Novacek ... Himself (as Dr. Michael Novacek)

Tim Gunn ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 146: Richard Linklater

16 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Richard Linklater ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 147: Jim Lehrer

27 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 148: Harry Shearer

28 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Harry Shearer ... Himself - Guest

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 149: Nora Ephron

29 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Nora Ephron ... Herself - Guest

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 150: Mike Lupica

30 November 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Lupica ... Himself - Guest

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Tim Meadows ... P.K. Winsome (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 151: Will Wright

4 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 152: Steven Levitt

5 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 153: John Sexton

6 December 2006
Includes the Tek Jansen episode "Operation: Homecoming's Doorstep: Cat On A Luniharp: A Tek Jansen Adventure".

Scott Adsit ... Admiral Allendorfer (voice)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Sexton ... Himself - Guest
Allison Silverman ... Juliax (voice)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 154: Elizabeth de la Vega/Francis S. Collins

7 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 155: Peter Singer

11 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Peter Singer ... Himself

Season 2, Episode 156: Dan Savage

12 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dan Savage ... Himself - Guest

Season 2, Episode 157: Doris Kearns Goodwin

13 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Doris Kearns Goodwin ... Herself - Guest

Season 2, Episode 158: Daniel Pinchbeck

14 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 159: Jack Welch

18 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 160: Deepak Chopra

19 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 2, Episode 161: Rock and Awe: Countdown to Guitarmageddon

20 December 2006


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Anthony DeCurtis ... Himself

Peter Frampton ... Himself
Chris Funk ... Himself

Henry Kissinger ... Himself

Rick Nielsen ... Himself

Morley Safer ... Himself
Robert Schneider ... Himself

Eliot Spitzer ... Himself

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Ethan Nadelman

8 January 2007

David Oliver Cohen ... Blue Boy (voice)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ethan Nadelmann ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 2: Jim Cramer

9 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Cramer ... Himself - Guest
Jim Kramer ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 3: David Camp

10 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Kamp ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 4: Judy Woodruff

11 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Judy Woodruff ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 5: Alex Kuczynski

15 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alex Kuczynski ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 6: Dinesh D'Souza

16 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Dinesh D'Souza ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 7: Richard Clarke

17 January 2007

Richard Clarke ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 8: Bill O'Reilly

18 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bill O'Reilly ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 9: Thomas Schaller

22 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Thomas F. Schaller ... Himself (as Thomas Schaller)
Kayla Simpkins ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 10: Michael Steele

23 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Steele ... Himself

David Cross ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 11: Lou Dobbs

24 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Lou Dobbs ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 12: Mike Wallace

25 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Mike Wallace ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 13: Barry Lando

29 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Barry Lando ... Himself (as Barry M. Lando)

Season 3, Episode 14: Donna Shalala

30 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Leonhardt ... Himself - Guest
Donna Shalala ... Herself (as Donna E. Shalala)

Season 3, Episode 15: Jed Babbin

31 January 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Rosenthal ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 16: Sen. Charles Schumer

1 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chuck Schumer ... Himself (as Senator Chuck Schumer)

Season 3, Episode 17: Wendy Kopp

5 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Wendy Kopp ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 18: Charlie LeDuff

6 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Charlie LeDuff ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 19: Steven Pinker

7 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steven Pinker ... Himself
Samantha Scharff ... Tek's girlfriend

Season 3, Episode 20: Chris Hedges

8 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chris Hedges ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 21: Michael Oppenheimer

12 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Frauenfelder ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 22: Sheryl WuDunn

13 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sheryl WuDunn ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 23: Lance Armstrong

14 February 2007


Lance Armstrong ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 24: Shashi Tharoor

15 February 2007


J.J. Abrams ... Himself (voice)

Candice Bergen ... Herself (voice)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Shashi Tharoor ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 25: Zev Chafets

26 February 2007

Zev Chafets ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 26: Dr. Craig Venter

27 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Craig Venter ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 27: Nina Jablonski

28 February 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 28: Larry King

1 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 29: Mara Vanderslice

5 March 2007

Ben Cohen ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jerry Greenfield ... Himself
Mara Vanderslice ... Herself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 30: Mark Frauenfelder

6 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 31: Michael Specter

7 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 32: Ted Koppel

8 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 33: Nicholas D. Kristof

12 March 2007

Season 3, Episode 34: Michael Eric Dyson

13 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 35: Ed Viesturs

14 March 2007


Maria Bartiromo ... Herself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Charlie Rose ... Himself
Ed Viesturs ... Himself

Jann Wenner ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 36: Ayaan Hirsi Ali

15 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 37: Jerome Groopman

19 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 38: Willie Nelson

20 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Willie Nelson ... Himself - Guest
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 39: Benjamin Barber

21 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 40: Katie Couric

22 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Katie Couric ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 41: John Perry Barlow

26 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 42: Madeline Albright, James Fallows

27 March 2007


Madeleine Albright ... Herself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Fallows ... Himself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 43: Jabari Asim

28 March 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 44: Clive James

29 March 2007

Season 3, Episode 45: Katrina vanden Heuvel

9 April 2007

Colin Beaven ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Katrina vanden Heuvel ... Herself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 46: Jeannette Walls

10 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeannette Walls ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 47: Vali Nasr

11 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Vali Nasr ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 48: Dr. Richard Land

12 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Land ... Himself

Paul Dinello ... Tad (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 49: John Kerry

16 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John Kerry ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 50: Elaine Pagels

17 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Elaine Pagels ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 51: Paulina Porizkova

18 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Paulina Porizkova ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 52: Robert Pinsky/Sean Penn

19 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Sean Penn ... Himself
Robert Pinsky ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 53: Mike Huckabee/Russell Simmons

23 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Huckabee ... Himself

Russell Simmons ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 54: Andrew Weil

24 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Andrew Weil ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 55: David Walker

25 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David M. Walker ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 56: Madeleine Bordallo/Tom Wolfe

26 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jon Stewart ... Himself (archive footage)

Tom Wolfe ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 57: Neil deGrasse Tyson/Bill Bradley

30 April 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bill Bradley ... Himself

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 58: Malcolm Gladwell

1 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Malcolm Gladwell ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 59: Mike Gravel/Gina Kolata

2 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Gravel ... Himself (as Senator Mike Gravel)
Gina Kolata ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 60: Conn Iggulden

3 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Conn Iggulden ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 61: Richard Preston

7 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Preston ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 62: Nassim Nicholas Taleb

8 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Nassim Nicholas Taleb ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 63: Salman Rushdie/Jane Fonda

9 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jane Fonda ... Herself - Guest

Salman Rushdie ... Himself
Fred Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 64: Jann Wenner

10 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Rain ... Himself (archive footage)

Jann Wenner ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 65: William Langewiesche

14 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tony Blair ... Himself (archive footage)

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)
William Langewiesche ... Himself

Ian McKellen ... Himself (archive footage)

Helen Mirren ... Herself (archive footage)
Matt Roney ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 66: Walter Isaacson

15 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Osama bin Laden ... Himself (archive footage)

Tony Blair ... Himself (archive footage)
Dick Cheney ... Himself (archive footage)
Alberto Gonzales ... Himself (archive footage)
Walter Isaacson ... Himself
Barry Lucier ... Himself (archive footage)
Paul J. McNulty ... Himself (archive footage)
Michael Wiley ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 67: Howard Dean

16 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Howard Dean ... Himself

Rudolph W. Giuliani ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 68: Tom DeLay/Randy Kearse

17 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom DeLay ... Himself
Randy Kearse ... Himself
Bubba Ludwig ... Himself (archive footage)
Howard Ludwig ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 69: Jared Diamond

21 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jared Diamond ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 70: John Amaechi

22 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Amaechi ... Himself

Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)

Jordin Sparks ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 71: Bay Buchanan/Bob Deans

23 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bay Buchanan ... Herself

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)
Bob Deans ... Himself

Lou Dobbs ... Himself (archive footage)
John McLaughlin ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 72: Jimmy Wales

24 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Lou Dobbs ... Himself (archive footage)
Raul Grijalva ... Himself
Dan Towbin ... Himself (archive footage)
Jimmy Wales ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 73: Jan Schakowsky/Leon Botstein

29 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 74: Jessica Valenti

30 May 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Griffin ... Himself (archive footage)

James Hansen ... Himself (archive footage)
Jessica Valenti ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 75: Carl Bernstein

31 May 2007

Carl Bernstein ... Himself

Tammy Bruce ... Herself (archive footage)

Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (archive footage)
John Edwards ... Himself (archive footage)
Michael Griffin ... Himself (voice) (archive footage)
Bill Hemmer ... Himself (archive footage)

Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)
Tommy Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 76: Cullen Murphy

4 June 2007


Joe Biden ... Himself (archive footage)

Wolf Blitzer ... Himself (archive footage)
Leon Botstein ... Himself

Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (archive footage)

Chris Dodd ... Himself (archive footage)
John Edwards ... Himself (archive footage)
Mike Gravel ... Himself (archive footage)

Sanjaya Malakar ... Himself (archive footage)
Cullen Murphy ... Himself (archive footage)

Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)
Bill Richardson ... Himself (archive footage)
Janice Schakowsky ... Herself
Adam Smith ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 77: Michael D. Gershon

11 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Bill Clinton ... Himself (archive footage)

Bill Gates ... Himself (archive footage)
Michael D. Gershon ... Himself
Alberto Gonzales ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 78: Josh Wolf

12 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Tommy Chong ... Himself
Igor Dyachenko ... Himself
Michael Gershon ... Himself
Tyler Mathisen ... Himself (archive footage)
Josh Wolf ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 79: Ron Paul

13 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alan Colmes ... Himself (archive footage)
Igor Dyachenko ... Himself
Ron Paul ... Himself

Brad Pitt ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 80: Daniel B. Smith

14 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Stephen Benjamin ... Himself

Wolf Blitzer ... Himself (archive footage)
Dick Cheney ... Himself (archive footage)
Lynne Cheney ... Herself (archive footage)

Jay Leno ... Himself (archive footage)
Daniel B. Smith ... Himself
Fred Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 81: Toby Keith

18 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Barker ... Himself (archive footage)
Papal Encounter ... Himself

Toby Keith ... Himself

Matthew McConaughey ... Himself (archive footage)

Arnold Schwarzenegger ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 82: Anne-Marie Slaughter

19 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Robert Bork ... Himself (archive footage)

Eric Clapton ... Himself (archive footage)
Mary Beth Garrigan ... Herself (as MaryBeth Garrigan)
Marybeth Garrigan ... Herself
Melinda Gates ... Herself (archive footage)
Isaac Newton ... Himself (archive footage)
Anne-Marie Slaughter ... Herself
Stephen Jr. ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 83: Will Schwalbe

20 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Bloomberg ... Himself (archive footage)
Will Schwalbe ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 84: Vincent Bulgiosi

21 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Vincent Bugliosi ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 85: Tom Hayden

25 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tom Hayden ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 86: David France

26 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Pope Benedict XVI ... Himself (archive footage)

Tony Blair ... Himself (archive footage)

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

David France ... Himself
Alberto Gonzales ... Himself (archive footage)
Jerry Miller ... Himself

Lorrie Morgan ... Herself (archive footage)
Georgette Mosbacher ... Herself (archive footage)

Mitt Romney ... Himself (archive footage)

Fred Dalton Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)
Spencer Wells ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 87: Tom Blanton/Daniel Gilbert

27 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tom Blanton ... Himself
John Gibson ... Himself (archive footage)
Daniel Gilbert ... Himself
Brit Hume ... Himself (archive footage)

Sinéad O'Connor ... Himself (archive footage)

Shaquille O'Neal ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 88: Doug Bailey

28 June 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Pope Benedict XVI ... Himself (archive footage)
Zbigniew Brzezinski ... Himself

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Hugo Chávez ... Himself (archive footage)
Kim Jong-il ... Himself (archive footage) (as Jong-il Kim)

Season 3, Episode 89: Episode #3.89

16 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Pope Benedict XVI ... Himself (archive footage)
Richard Florida ... Himself
Lewis Libby ... Himself (archive footage) (as Scooter libby)

Season 3, Episode 90: Michael Chertoff

17 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Gane Conney ... Herself (archive footage)
John Edwards ... Himself (archive footage)

John McCain ... Himself (archive footage)

John Mellencamp ... Himself
Musume Morning ... Herself (archive footage)
Deborah Jeane Palfrey ... Herself (archive footage) (as D.C. Madam)
Michael Tetter ... Himself (archive footage)
David Vitter ... Himself (archive footage)
Wendy Vitter ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 91: Episode #3.91

18 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Beckham ... Himself (archive footage)
Pope Benedict XVI ... Himself (archive footage)
Mark Moffit ... Himself
Tony Snow ... Himself (archive footage)
Spice Girls ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 92: Frank Sulloway

19 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sanjay Gupta ... Himself (archive footage)

Larry King ... Himself (archive footage)

John McCain ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Moore ... Himself
Frank Sulloway ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 93: Episode #3.93

23 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Rudolph W. Giuliani ... Himself (archive footage)
Ben Nelson ... Himself (archive footage)

Mitt Romney ... Himself (archive footage)
Simon Schama ... Himself

Fred Dalton Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 94: Anthony Romero

24 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)
Anthony Romero ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 95: Episode #3.95

25 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (archive footage)
Charles Kaiser ... Himself

Bill O'Reilly ... Himself (archive footage)

Fred Dalton Thompson ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 96: Bob Shrum

26 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Aaron Houston ... Himself
Dave Monson ... Himself (archive footage)
Robert Shrum ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 97: Episode #3.97

30 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Evan Osnos ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 98: Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

31 July 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (archive footage)
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend ... Herself
Ted Stevens ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 99: Michael Beschloss

1 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Beschloss ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 100: Michael J. Behe

2 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Behe ... Himself (as Michael J. Behe)

Mitt Romney ... Himself (archive footage)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 101: Ian Bogost

7 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ian Bogost ... Himself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 102: Tina Brown

8 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tina Brown ... Herself
Jim Cramer ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 103: Judd Apatow

9 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Judd Apatow ... Himself
Erin Burnett ... Herself (archive footage)
Jim Cramer ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 104: Michael F. Jacobson

13 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Elizabeth Edwards ... Herself (archive footage)
Michael Jacobson ... Herself (archive footage)
Michael F. Jacobson ... Himself
John Lucas III ... Himself (archive footage)
Karl Rove ... Himself (archive footage)
Jeri Kehn Thompson ... Herself (archive footage) (as Jeri Kehn)

Season 3, Episode 105: Episode #3.105

14 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jerry Miller ... Himself
Spencer Wells ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 106: Michael Wallis

15 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Markos Moulitsas ... Himself
Michael Wallis ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 107: Andrew Keen

16 August 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Richard Branson ... Himself (archive footage)
Mike Huckabee ... Himself
Andrew Keen ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 108: Nathan Sawaya

20 August 2007


Tommy Chong ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Feldmar ... Himself
Marcel Feldmar ... Himself
Nathan Sawaya ... Himself

Steven Seagal ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 109: Michael Shermer

21 August 2007


George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Gore ... Himself (archive footage)
Virgil Griffith ... Himself (archive footage)
Stephen Harper ... Himself (archive footage)
Michael Shermer ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 110: Richard Branson

22 August 2007


Richard Branson ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 111: Thomas Ricks

23 August 2007


Osama bin Laden ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Bloomberg ... Himself
Dick Cheney ... Himself (archive footage)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Saddam Hussein ... Himself (archive footage)
Joe Klein ... Himself

Bill O'Reilly ... Himself
Dante Pagano ... Himself
Thomas Ricks ... Himself
Tony Snow ... Himself
Jerald Vizzone ... Himself

Brian Williams ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 112: Bjørn Lomborg

10 September 2007


George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Larry Craig ... Himself (archive footage)
Alberto Gonzales ... Himself (archive footage)
Mike Huckabee ... Himself (archive footage)

Bjørn Lomborg ... Himself

John McCain ... Himself (archive footage)

Bill O'Reilly ... Himself

Nancy Pelosi ... Herself

Mitt Romney ... Himself (archive footage)
Tony Snow ... Himself

Brian Williams ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 113: Garrison Keillor

11 September 2007

Katie Bruggeman ... Herself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Garrison Keillor ... Himself
Rich Korson ... Himself
Larry Craig ... Himself (uncredited)

Rudolph W. Giuliani ... Himself (uncredited)

Fred Dalton Thompson ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 3, Episode 114: Joel Klein

12 September 2007
Tonight Stephen welcomes the chancellor of New York City Schools, Joel Klein. Also new Tek Jansen adventure: Beginning's New Dawn. This is where it began - a teenage Tek Jansen stumbles into his first intergalactic adventure!

Tony Bennett ... Himself (archive footage)

Michael Bloomberg ... Himself

Richard Branson ... Himself (archive footage)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jane Fonda ... Herself (archive footage)
Joel Klein ... Himself

Sean Penn ... Himself (archive footage)

Jon Stewart ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 115: Ed Begley Jr.

13 September 2007


Ed Begley Jr. ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Martin ... Himself (as Father James Martin)

Viggo Mortensen ... Himself
Mother Teresa ... Herself (archive footage)

Ryan Seacrest ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 116: Susan Sarandon

18 September 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Susan Sarandon ... Herself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 117: Naomi Wolf

19 September 2007


Edward Asner ... Himself (voice)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Naomi Wolf ... Herself

Season 3, Episode 118: Jeffrey Toobin

20 September 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeffrey Toobin ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 119: Thomas Friedman

24 September 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Thomas Friedman ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 120: John Grisham

25 September 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John Grisham ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 121: Tony Bennett

26 September 2007


Tony Bennett ... Himself - Guest

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Nathan Gunn ... Himself

Sam Waterston ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 122: David Schwartz

27 September 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jim Lovell ... Himself
David Schwartz ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 123: Charlie Savage

1 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Charlie Savage ... Himself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 124: John Mearsheimer

2 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Mearsheimer ... Himself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 125: Jim Lovell

3 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jim Lovell ... Himself - Guest
Dan Savage ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 126: John Kao

4 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 127: George Saunders

8 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
George Saunders ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 128: Stephen Colbert

9 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 129: Wesley Clark

10 October 2007

Wesley Clark ... Himself (as General Wesley Clark)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 130: Chris Jordan

11 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chris Jordan ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 131: Paul Glastris

15 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Paul Glastris ... Himself

Al Gore ... Himself (archive footage)
Dennis Kucinich ... Himself
Doris Lessing ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 3, Episode 132: Bob Drogin

16 October 2007


Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (archive footage)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Drogin ... Himself
Jeff Greenfield ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 133: Garry Kasparov

17 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Garry Kasparov ... Himself - Guest

Season 3, Episode 134: Craig Newmark

18 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Anderson Cooper ... Himself

Craig Newmark ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 135: Richard Berman

29 October 2007

Richard Berman ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 3, Episode 136: J. Craig Venter

30 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Massie Ritsch ... Himself
J. Craig Venter ... Himself

Season 3, Episode 137: Lawrence Wilkerson

31 October 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lawrence Wilkerson ... Himself (as Colonel Lawrence B. Wilkerson)

Season 3, Episode 138: Walter Kirn

1 November 2007


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Walter Kirn ... Himself
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Richard Freeman

7 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Sullivan ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 2: Gary Rosen

8 January 2008

Chris Beam ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Pollan ... Himself
Gary Rosen ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 3: Matt Taibbi

9 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Huckabee ... Himself
Matt Taibbi ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 4: Muhammad Yunus

10 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Huckabee ... Himself
Matt Taibbi ... Himself
Muhammad Yunus ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 5: Neil Shubin

14 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Neil Shubin ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 6: Jared Cohen

15 January 2008

Jared Cohen ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Peter Hopkins ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 7: Deborah Tannen

16 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Benjamin Epstein ... Himself
Deborah Tannen ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 8: David Levy

17 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Lou Dobbs ... Himself
David Levy ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 9: Eric Weiner

21 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Allan Sloan ... Himself

Sam Waterston ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 10: Andrew Young

22 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Malcolm Gladwell ... Himself

Sam Waterston ... Himself
Andrew Young ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 11: Stephen Colbert's Sport Report

23 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeb Corliss ... Himself
Marie Wood ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 12: Charles Nesson

24 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Debra Dickerson ... Herself
Charles Nesson ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 13: Rick Warren

28 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Gergen ... Himself

Marjane Satrapi ... Herself
Rick Warren ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 14: Alex Ross

29 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Joe Quesada ... Himself
Alex Ross ... Himself

Jon Stewart ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 15: Frans de Waal

30 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frans de Waal ... Himself
Carl Hiaasen ... Himself

Bob Inglis ... Himself (as Rep. Bob Inglis)

Season 4, Episode 16: Andrew Napolitano

31 January 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tim Harford ... Himself
Andrew Napolitano ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 17: Jacob Weisberg

4 February 2008

Tony Campolo ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Conan O'Brien ... Himself

Jon Stewart ... Himself
Jacob Weisberg ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 18: Bob Dole

5 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Dole ... Himself
Angelo Falcon ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 19: Tad Devine

6 February 2008

Richard Brookhiser ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tad Devine ... Himself
Joe Salmonese ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 20: Mark Moffett

7 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Huckabee ... Himself
Mark Moffett ... Himself
Joe Salmonese ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 21: Philip Zimbardo

11 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Aubrey de Grey ... Himself
Brent Glass ... Himself
Marc Pachter ... Himself

Philip Zimbardo ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 22: Lisa Randall

12 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Eleanor Holmes Norton ... Herself
Lisa Randall ... Herself

Eliot Spitzer ... Himself (as Governor Eliot Spitzer)

Season 4, Episode 23: Richard Thompson Ford

13 February 2008

Michael Brumm ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Rich Dahm ... Himself
Glenn Eichler ... Himself
Richard Thompson Ford ... Himself
David Gracer ... Himself
Peter Gwinn ... Himself
Jay Katsir ... Himself
Laura Krafft ... Herself
Tom Purcell ... Himself

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 24: Leonard Nimoy

14 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Feinstein ... Himself

Leonard Nimoy ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 25: Henry Louis Gates Jr.

26 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Henry Louis Gates ... Himself (as Henry Louis Gates Jr.)

Season 4, Episode 26: Tony Snow

27 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tony Snow ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 27: Ingrid Newkirk

28 February 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Ingrid Newkirk ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 28: Shashi Tharoor

3 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Shashi Tharoor ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 29: Jennifer 8. Lee

4 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 30: Gregory Rodriguez

5 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Robert Reich ... Himself
Gregory Rodriguez ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 31: John Legend

6 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John Legend ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 32: George McGovern

10 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

George McGovern ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 33: Geraldo Rivera

11 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Geraldo Rivera ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 34: Howard Kurtz

12 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Laura Schlessinger ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 35: Sudhir Venkatesh

13 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sudhir Venkatesh ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 36: Samantha Power

17 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Samantha Power ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 37: Carole King

18 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Susan Jacoby ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 38: Dee Dee Myers

19 March 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dee Dee Myers ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 39: Dean Kamen

20 March 2008


Alison Becker ... Wife

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Rob Lathan ... Husband
Robin Wright ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 40: Michael Reynolds

31 March 2008

Eric Alterman ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Reynolds ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 41: Van Jones

1 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Van Jones ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 42: R.E.M.

2 April 2008

Peter Buck ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Susan Jacoby ... Herself
Mike Mills ... Himself
R.E.M. ... Themselves

Michael Stipe ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 43: Clay Shirky

3 April 2008

Jason Baker ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Clay Shirky ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 44: Jesse Ventura

7 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jesse Ventura ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 45: Madeline Albright

8 April 2008


Madeleine Albright ... Herself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 46: Jeff Gore

9 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jeff Gore ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 47: Robin Wright

10 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Robin Wright ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 48: John Legend/Chris Matthews/Michael Nutter

14 April 2008

Ralph Archbold ... Benjamin Franklin

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John Legend ... Himself

Chris Matthews ... Himself
Michael Nutter ... Himself (as Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter)

Season 4, Episode 49: The Roots

15 April 2008

Ralph Archbold ... Benjamin Franklin

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michelle Obama ... Herself - Guest
The Roots ... Themselves

Season 4, Episode 50: Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders/Edward Rendell

16 April 2008

Ralph Archbold ... Benjamin Franklin

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders ... Themselves
Edward Rendell ... Himself (as Governor Ed Rendell)

Season 4, Episode 51: Hillary Clinton/John Edwards/Barack Obama

17 April 2008

Ralph Archbold ... Benjamin Franklin

Hillary Rodham Clinton ... Herself (as Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton)

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Edwards ... Himself
Patrick Murphy ... Himself (as Rep. Patrick Murphy)

Barack Obama ... Himself (as Senator Barack Obama)

Season 4, Episode 52: James Martin/Bernie Sanders

21 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Martin ... Himself (as Father James Martin)
Bernie Sanders ... Himself (as Rep. Bernie Sanders)
Eric Drysdale ... Bobby (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 53: Susan Jacoby

22 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Susan Jacoby ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 54: Mitch Albom

23 April 2008


Mitch Albom ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 55: Maria Shriver

24 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Maria Shriver ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 56: Leslie Feist

28 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Leslie Feist ... Herself (as Feist)

Season 4, Episode 57: Anne Lamott

29 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Anne Lamott ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 58: Noah Feldman

30 April 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Noah Feldman ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 59: James Howard Kuntsler

1 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Howard Kunstler ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 60: Carl Hiaasen

5 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Carl Hiaasen ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 61: Nathan Gunn

6 May 2008

Season 4, Episode 62: Hasan Elahi/George Johnson

7 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Hasan Elahi ... Himself
George Johnson ... Himself
Amanda Schweitzer ... Cheerleader

Season 4, Episode 63: Arianna Huffington

8 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Arianna Huffington ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 64: Dr. Mehmet Oz

12 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Mehmet Oz ... Himself (as Dr. Mehmet C. Oz)

Season 4, Episode 65: Jennifer Hooper McCarty

13 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jennifer Hooper McCarty ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 66: Laura Dern/Grover Norquist

14 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Laura Dern ... Herself
Grover Norquist ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 67: Andrei Cherny

15 May 2008

Andrei Cherny ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 68: Brian Greene

27 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brian Greene ... Himself
Tony Perkins ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 69: Claire McCaskill

28 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Claire McCaskill ... Herself (as Senator Claire McCaskill)

Season 4, Episode 70: David Sirota

29 May 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Tad Devine ... Himself
David Sirota ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 71: Jon Paskowitz

2 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 72: George Will

3 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
George Will ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 73: Salman Rushdie

4 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Barr ... Himself (as Rep. Bob Barr)

Salman Rushdie ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 74: Pat Buchanan

5 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Pat Buchanan ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 75: Philip Weiss

9 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 76: Alan Rabinowitz

10 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 77: David Hajdu

11 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 78: Dickson Despommier

12 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dickson Despommier ... Himself
Winona LaDuke ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 79: Kenneth Miller/R.E.M.

16 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Kenneth Miller ... Himself (as Kenneth R. Miller)

Season 4, Episode 80: Jonathan Zittrain

17 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Neal Katyal ... Himself
Jonathan Zittrain ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 81: Junot Diaz

18 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Junot Diaz ... Himself
Uma Mysorekar ... Herself (as Dr. Uma Mysorekar)

Season 4, Episode 82: Bishop N.T. Wright

19 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Rudman ... Cookie Monster (voice)
N.T. Wright ... Himself (as Bishop N.T. Wright)

Season 4, Episode 83: Barbara Ehrenreich

23 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Barbara Ehrenreich ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 84: Will Smith

24 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Will Smith ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 85: Neil deGrasse Tyson

25 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Paul Goldberger ... Himself

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 86: Robert Wexler

26 June 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Robert Wexler ... Himself (as Rep. Robert Wexler)

Season 4, Episode 87: Daniel C. Esty

14 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Surya Das ... Himself (as Lama Surya Das)
Dan Esty ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 88: Jason Riley

15 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jason Riley ... Himself
Julia Sweig ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 89: Rush

16 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Geddy Lee ... Himself
Alex Lifeson ... Himself

Neil Peart ... Himself

Rush ... Themselves

Season 4, Episode 90: Elizabeth Edwards

17 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Elizabeth Edwards ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 91: Jim Webb

21 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Webb ... Himself (as Sen. Jim Webb)

Season 4, Episode 92: Margaret Spellings

22 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Margaret Spellings ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 93: Nas

23 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Nas ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 94: Garrett Reisman

24 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Laurie Goodstein ... Herself
Garrett E. Reisman ... Himself (as Dr. Garrett E. Reisman)

Season 4, Episode 95: Toby Keith

28 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Toby Keith ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 96: Eric Roston

29 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Kevin Costner ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 97: Crosby, Stills & Nash

30 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Crosby ... Himself (as Crosby Stills and Nash)

Graham Nash ... Himself (as Crosby Stills and Nash)

Stephen Stills ... Himself (as Crosby Stills and Nash)

Season 4, Episode 98: Buzz Aldrin

31 July 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Buzz Aldrin ... Himself
Barry Julien ... Starbucks Guy #1
Brendan I. Koerner ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 99: Lucas Conley/The Apples in Stereo

4 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
The Apples in Stereo ... Themselves
Lucas Conley ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 100: David Carr

5 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Carr ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 101: Kevin Costner

6 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Bond ... Himself

Kevin Costner ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 102: Thomas Frank

7 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Thomas Frank ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 103: Jorge Ramos

11 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jorge Ramos ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 104: Jane Mayer

12 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Joey Cheek ... Himself
Jane Mayer ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 105: Dick Meyer

13 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dick Meyer ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 106: Bing West

14 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bing West ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 107: Scott McClellan

26 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Barr ... Himself (as Rep. Bob Barr)
Scott McClellan ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 108: Mike Huckabee

27 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Huckabee ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 109: Richard Brookhiser

28 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Brookhiser ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 110: John McWhorter

29 August 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John McWhorter ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 111: Laura D'Andrea Tyson

2 September 2008
Final entries in the Stephen Colbert's Make McCain Exciting Challenge are shown.

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Laura D'Andrea Tyson ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 112: Doris Kearns Goodwin

3 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Susan Eisenhower ... Herself

Doris Kearns Goodwin ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 113: Ron Paul

4 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Adam Brickley ... Himself
Ron Paul ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 114: David Paterson

5 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Paterson ... Himself (as Governor David Paterson)

Season 4, Episode 115: Peter J. Gomes

15 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Peter J. Gomes ... Himself (as Reverend Peter Gomes)

Season 4, Episode 116: Rick Reilly

16 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Rick Reilly ... Himself
Tyson Slocum ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 117: Bob Lutz

17 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Lutz ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 118: Maria Bartiromo

18 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Maria Bartiromo ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 119: Jackson Browne

23 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jackson Browne ... Himself

Peter Grosz ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 120: Cornel West

24 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Cornel West ... Himself (as Dr. Cornel West)

Season 4, Episode 121: Nicholas Carr

25 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Nicholas Carr ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 122: Paul Begala

29 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Paul Begala ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 123: James Taylor

30 September 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

James Taylor ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 124: Dave Levin

1 October 2008


Sean Clements ... Teen Voter

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dave Levin ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 125: Stephen Greenblatt/Naomi Klein

2 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Stephen Greenblatt ... Himself (as Professor Stephen Greenblatt)

Naomi Klein ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 126: Jim Cramer

6 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Cramer ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 127: Nathaniel Read Silver

7 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Opus Moreschi ... Audience Member
Nate Silver ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 128: Joe Scarborough

8 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Joe Scarborough ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 129: Oliver Stone/David Gergen

9 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Gergen ... Himself

Oliver Stone ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 130: Bethany McLean/Kathleen Parker

13 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bethany McLean ... Herself
Kathleen Parker ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 131: Joseph Stiglitz

14 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Joseph Stiglitz ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 132: Shai Agassi

15 October 2008

Shai Agassi ... Himself

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 4, Episode 133: Brent Glass/Robert Greenwald

16 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brent Glass ... Himself

Robert Greenwald ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 134: Fareed Zakaria/Wynton Marsalis

20 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Fareed Zakaria ... Himself

Wynton Marsalis ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 135: Michael Farris

21 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Farris ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 136: David Frum

22 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Frum ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 137: Jonathan Alter

23 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jonathan Alter ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 138: Yo-Yo Ma

27 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Yo-Yo Ma ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 139: Sherman Alexie

28 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sherman Alexie ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 140: David Simon

29 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Simon ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 141: Wilco

30 October 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Wilco ... Themselves

Season 4, Episode 142: Charlie Cook/Andrew Sullivan

3 November 2008

Season 4, Episode 143: Steve Forbes

4 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steve Forbes ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 144: Andrew Young

5 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Young ... Himself (as Ambassador Andrew Young)

Season 4, Episode 145: Rachel Maddow

6 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Rachel Maddow ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 146: Kevin Johnson

11 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Kevin Johnson ... Himself
Dan Savage ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 147: Bob Woodward

12 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Woodward ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 148: Stephen Moore

13 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Stephen Moore ... Himself
Justin Purnell ... Justin

Joe Quesada ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 149: Tom Brokaw/Malcolm Gladwell

17 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom Brokaw ... Himself

Malcolm Gladwell ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 150: Paul Simon

18 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Paul Simon ... Himself
Cliff Sloan ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 151: Michael Lewis

19 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Lewis ... Himself
Clint Browning ... Bad Boy

Jillian Nelson ... Preacher's Daughter
Cliff Sloan ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 152: Cory Booker/Thomas Friedman

20 November 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Cory Booker ... Himself
Thomas Friedman ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 153: Khaled Hosseini/Roland Fryer

1 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Roland Fryer ... Himself

Khaled Hosseini ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 154: Jeffrey Goldberg

2 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Khaled Hosseini ... Himself
Roland Fryer ... Himself
Jeffrey Goldberg ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 155: Barbara Walters

3 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Barbara Walters ... Herself

Season 4, Episode 156: Bob Graham/Nicholas Wade

4 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Graham ... Himself (as Former Senator Bob Graham)
Nicholas Wade ... Himself
Niall Ferguson ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 157: Geoffrey Canada

8 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Geoffrey Canada ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 158: Kevin Bacon/Charlie Kaufman

9 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Kevin Bacon ... Himself

Charlie Kaufman ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 159: Richard Haass

10 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Haass ... Himself

Season 4, Episode 160: Michael Phelps

11 December 2008


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Phelps ... Himself

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: John King

5 January 2009
Stephen's new co-host Alan Colmes analyzes the Democrats' racism. Tek Jansen tries to free some delicious, innocent civilians from slavery. Stephen helps John King pick a new name for his show, and Colmes gets fired.

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alan Colmes ... Himself
John King ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 2: Matt Miller

6 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jason Chaffetz ... Himself (as Rep. Jason Chaffetz)
David Leonhardt ... Himself - Guest
Matt Miller ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 3: Benicio Del Toro

7 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Benicio Del Toro ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 4: Lawrence Lessig

8 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lawrence Lessig ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 5: Anthony Romero

12 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Anthony Romero ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 6: Niall Ferguson

13 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Niall Ferguson ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 7: Alan Khazei

14 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alan Khazei ... Himself

Tim Meadows ... P.K. Winsome

Season 5, Episode 8: Shepard Fairey

15 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Gregory ... Himself

George W. Bush ... Himself (archive footage)

Shepard Fairey ... Himself

Helen Thomas ... Herself (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 9: Frank Rich

19 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frank Rich ... Himself

Christine Ebersole ... Herself

Season 5, Episode 10: Jabari Asim

20 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jabari Asim ... Himself

Tim Meadows ... P.K. Winsome

Season 5, Episode 11: Elizabeth Alexander

21 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Elizabeth Alexander ... Herself

Season 5, Episode 12: Jon Meacham

22 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jon Meacham ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 13: Ed Young

26 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Chris Mooney ... Himself - Guest

Kumail Nanjiani ... Secret Prisoner
Ed Young ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 14: Philippe Petit

27 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Philippe Petit ... Himself - Host

Kumail Nanjiani ... Omar / Homer

Bill O'Reilly ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 15: Paul McCartney/Denis Dutton

28 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Paul McCartney ... Himself
Denis Dutton ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 16: John Podesta

29 January 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Podesta ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 17: Dan Zaccagnino

2 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern
Dan Zaccagnino ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 18: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

3 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Henry Louis Gates ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 19: Steve Martin

4 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Steve Martin ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 20: Jonah Lehrer/James Surowiecki

5 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jonah Lehrer ... Himself - Guest
James Surowiecki ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 21: TV on the Radio

9 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
TV on the Radio ... Themselves

Season 5, Episode 22: Robert Ballard

10 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Ballard ... Himself (as Dr. Robert Ballard)

Season 5, Episode 23: Steven Pinker/Eleanor Holmes Norton

11 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Eleanor Holmes Norton ... Herself
Steven Pinker ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 24: Adam Gopnik

12 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Adam Gopnik ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 25: Helen Fisher/Father James Martin

23 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Helen Fisher ... Herself - Guest
James Martin ... Himself - Guest (as Father James Martin)

Season 5, Episode 26: Cliff Sloan

24 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Cliff Sloan ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 27: John Fetterman

25 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John Fetterman ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 28: Kris Kristofferson

26 February 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Kris Kristofferson ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 29: David Byrne

2 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Byrne ... Himself - Guest
Natalie Kuhn ... Herself

Tim Meadows ... P. K. Winsome

Season 5, Episode 30: Mark Bittman

3 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Bittman ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 31: Carl Wilson/Jack Jacobs and Stephen Moore

4 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jack Jacobs ... Himself - Guest
Stephen Moore ... Himself - Guest
Carl Wilson ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 32: Steven Johnson/Jim Cramer

5 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Cramer ... Himself - Guest
Stephen Johnson ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 33: Lisa Hannigan

9 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Lisa Hannigan ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 34: Jay Keasling/William Gerstenmaier

10 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
William H. Gerstenmaier ... Himself - Guest (as William Gerstenmaier)
Jay Keasling ... Himself - Guest (as Dr. Jay Keasling)

Season 5, Episode 35: Howard Fineman

11 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Howard Fineman ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 36: Peter Singer/Simon Johnson

12 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Simon Johnson ... Himself - Guest

Peter Singer ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 37: Neil Gaiman/Jonathan Chait

16 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jonathan Chait ... Himself - Guest

Neil Gaiman ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 38: Episode #5.38

17 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Grann ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 39: Episode #5.39

18 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Juan Cole ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 40: Episode #5.40

19 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
John McCardell ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 41: Episode #5.41

30 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Derrick Pitts ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 42: Episode #5.42

31 March 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Plotz ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 43: Episode #5.43

1 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Dambisa Moyo ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 44: Episode #5.44

2 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Biz Stone ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 45: Episode #5.45

6 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom Brokaw ... Himself
Rich Lowry ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 46: Episode #5.46

7 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Queen Noor ... Herself - Host

Season 5, Episode 47: Phil Bronstein

8 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Phil Bronstein ... Himself

Peter Grosz ... Moses

Luke Guldan ... Body Double

Season 5, Episode 48: Bart Ehrman

9 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bart D. Ehrman ... Himself (as Bart Ehrman)

Season 5, Episode 49: Susie Orbach

14 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Susie Orbach ... Herself - Guest
Justin Purnell ... Justin

Season 5, Episode 50: Jim Lehrer

15 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Lehrer ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 51: Episode #5.51

16 April 2009

Season 5, Episode 52: Episode #5.52

20 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Joe Arpaio ... Himself - Guest (as Sheriff Joe Arpaio)

Season 5, Episode 53: Episode #5.53

21 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Mike Krzyzewski ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 54: Episode #5.54

22 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ira Glass ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 55: Episode #5.55

23 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Elizabeth Bintliff ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 56: Episode #5.56

27 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
The Decemberists ... Themselves - Musical Guest

Season 5, Episode 57: Episode #5.57

28 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Richard Engel ... Himself - Guest
Daniel Gross ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 58: Episode #5.58

29 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 5, Episode 59: Episode #5.59

30 April 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jonathan Alter ... Himself
Ethan Nadelmann ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 60: Episode #5.60

4 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

J.J. Abrams ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 61: Episode #5.61

5 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Paul Rieckhoff ... Himself - Guest
Cliff Sloan ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 62: Episode #5.62

6 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Laurie Garrett ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 63: Episode #5.63

7 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mitchell Joachim ... Himself - Guest
Katie Warner Johnson ... Danciple (uncredited)

Season 5, Episode 64: Episode #5.64

11 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Daniels ... Himself - Guest
Tamara Draut ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 65: Episode #5.65

12 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ron Howard ... Himself - Guest
Julia Sweig ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 66: Episode #5.66

13 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Pollan ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 67: Episode #5.67

14 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Cat Stevens ... Himself - Guest (as Yusuf Islam)

Season 5, Episode 68: Meghan McCain

18 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Meghan McCain ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 69: Walter Kirn

19 May 2009


Walter Kirn ... Himself
Benjamin Joel Caron ... Billy Clanton (uncredited)

Season 5, Episode 70: Episode #5.70

20 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Bob Graham ... Himself - Guest
Seth Shostak ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 71: Episode #5.71

21 May 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Green Day ... Themselves - Musical Guest

Season 5, Episode 72: Byron Dorgan

1 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Byron Dorgan ... Himself - Guest (as Sen. Byron Dorgan)
Jeffrey Toobin ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 74: Episode #5.74

3 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Eric Schlosser ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 75: Episode #5.75

4 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

David Byrne ... Himself - Musical Guest
Dag Söderberg ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 76: Episode #5.76

8 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

John McCain ... Himself - Guest

Barack Obama ... Himself - Guest (as President Barack Obama)
Raymond Odierno ... Himself - Guest (as General Ray Odierno)

Season 5, Episode 77: Episode #5.77

9 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Robin Balcom ... Herself - Guest (as Specialist Robin Balcom)

George Bush ... Himself - Guest

Bill Clinton ... Himself - Guest
Tareq Salha ... Himself - Guest (as Specialist Tareq Salha)

Season 5, Episode 78: Episode #5.78

10 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 83: Paul Muldoon

18 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself
Paul Muldoon ... Himself

Barack Obama ... Himself (archive footage)

Season 5, Episode 84: Episode #5.84

22 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself
Simon Schama ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 85: David Kilcullen/Howard Dean

23 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Howard Dean ... Himself - Guest
David Kilcullen ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 86: Matthew Crawford

24 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Matthew Crawford ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 87: Jim Fouratt

25 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jim Fouratt ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 88: Neil deGrasse Tyson/Jeff Goldblum

29 June 2009
Stephen Colbert welcomes back Neil de Grasse Tyson, the first African American director of the American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium, in New York City, for his sixth visit. Also, Jeff Goldblum makes another appearance to refute the claims of his death... only to be convinced he is dead and then proceeds to eulogize himself.

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself - Guest

Rick Nielsen ... Himself - Musical Guest

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself - Guest
Robin Zander ... Himself - Musical Guest

Season 5, Episode 89: Kevin Mattson/Alexi Lalas

30 June 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alexi Lalas ... Himself - Guest
Kevin Mattson ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 96: Bob Park

20 July 2009

Season 5, Episode 98: Chris Anderson

22 July 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 5, Episode 101: Arianna Huffington

28 July 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Arianna Huffington ... Herself
Orly Taitz ... Herself

Season 5, Episode 107: Meryl Streep

6 August 2009

Season 5, Episode 108: Barbara Boxer

10 August 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Barbara Boxer ... Herself - Guest
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern
Chellie Pingree ... Herself

Season 5, Episode 109: Jonathan Cohn

11 August 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

James Carville ... Himself
Jonathan Cohn ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 113: Robert Wright

18 August 2009

Season 5, Episode 115: Chris Matthews

20 August 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Chris Matthews ... Himself - Guest

Tim Meadows ... P. K. Winsome (uncredited)

Season 5, Episode 116: Cory Booker

14 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Cory Booker ... Himself (as Mayor Cory Booker)

Season 5, Episode 117: Christiane Amanpour

15 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Christiane Amanpour ... Herself
Jeffrey Toobin ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 118: The Flaming Lips

16 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
The Flaming Lips ... Themselves

Season 5, Episode 119: Frank Bruni

17 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Frank Bruni ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 120: Shai Agassi

22 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself

Jon Stewart ... Himself (voice)

Season 5, Episode 121: AJ Jacobs

23 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Moore ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 122: Ken Burns

24 September 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Ken Burns ... Himself - Guest

Larry King ... Himself (voice)

Season 5, Episode 123: Sheryl WuDunn

28 September 2009

Season 5, Episode 132: Sylvia Earle

13 October 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Sylvia Earle ... Herself - Guest
David Javerbaum ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 134: Jerry Mitchell

15 October 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Amir Darvish ... Kevin

Johnathan Fernandez ... Mayo Hipster
Jerry Mitchell ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 137: Brian Cox

28 October 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Brian Cox ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 140: Andrew Sullivan

3 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Sullivan ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 141: Harold Evans

4 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself
Harold Evans ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 142: William Bratton

5 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Harold Evans ... Himself

Al Gore ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 144: Maria Shriver

10 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Maria Shriver ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 145: Christopher Caldwell

11 November 2009

Season 5, Episode 146: Woody Harrelson

12 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Woody Harrelson ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 148: Malcolm Gladwell

17 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Malcolm Gladwell ... Himself - Guest
Jackie Speier ... Herself (as Rep. Jackie Speier)

Season 5, Episode 149: Norah Jones

18 November 2009

Season 5, Episode 150: Elvis Costello

19 November 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Elvis Costello ... Himself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 157: Matt Taibbi

9 December 2009

Season 5, Episode 158: Lara Logan

10 December 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Lara Logan ... Herself

Season 5, Episode 159: Snoop Dogg

14 December 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Snoop Dogg ... Himself - Guest
Katherine Reutter ... Herself - Guest

Season 5, Episode 160: Alicia Keys

15 December 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Alicia Keys ... Herself - Guest

John Slattery ... Himself

Season 5, Episode 161: Tom Brokaw

16 December 2009


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom Brokaw ... Himself - Guest

Stephen King ... Himself - Guest

Season 6


Season 6, Episode 1: Erick Erickson

4 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Erick Erickson ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 2: Dr. Riley Crane

5 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Riley Crane ... Himself (as Dr. Riley Crane)

Season 6, Episode 3: Charles Moore/Ezra Klein and Linda Douglass

6 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Linda Douglass ... Herself - Guest
Ezra Klein ... Himself - Guest
Charles Moore ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 4: James Fowler

7 January 2010

Season 6, Episode 5: Morgan Freeman

11 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Morgan Freeman ... Himself - Guest

Eugene Jarecki ... Himself
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern

Season 6, Episode 6: Raj Patel

12 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jessica Ecklund ... Veronica

Philip Glass ... Himself
Raj Patel ... Himself - Author, 'The Value of Nothing'

Season 6, Episode 16: David Gergen

28 January 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Gergen ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 17: Harold Ford Jr.

1 February 2010

Season 6, Episode 19: John Durant

3 February 2010

Season 6, Episode 20: Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

4 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Henry Louis Gates ... Himself - Guest
John Kiriakou ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 21: Episode #6.21

8 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jonathan Safran Foer ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 22: George Stephanopoulos

9 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Chris Dodd ... Himself

George Stephanopoulos ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 23: Claire Danes

10 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Claire Danes ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 24: David Ross

11 February 2010

Season 6, Episode 25: Shaun White

22 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Shaun White ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 26: Bob Costas

23 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Costas ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 27: Ryan St. Onge/Jeret Peterson

24 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 6, Episode 28: Seth Wescott

25 February 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Costas ... Himself

Seth Wescott ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 29: Don Cheadle

1 March 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael Bublé ... Himself - Guest

Don Cheadle ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 30: David Brooks

2 March 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Brooks ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 34: Tom Hanks

8 March 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Tom Hanks ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 35: Sean Carroll

10 March 2010

Season 6, Episode 36: David Aaronovitch

11 March 2010

Season 6, Episode 40: Mary Matalin

18 March 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
James Martin ... Himself
Mary Matalin ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 44: Judith Shulevitz

1 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
David Frum ... Himself
Judith Shulevitz ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 46: Al Sharpton

6 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Al Sharpton ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 47: David Simon

7 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeff Goldblum ... Himself

David Simon ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 48: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

8 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Neil deGrasse Tyson ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 49: Julian Assange

12 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern
Jeffrey Toobin ... Himself

Julian Assange ... Himself (uncredited)

Season 6, Episode 50: Jon Mooallem

13 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Erik Frandsen ... Hans Beinholt
Jon Mooallem ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 51: David Shields

14 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
William Adair ... Himself
David Shields ... Himself - Guest
Jake Tapper ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 52: Aimee Mullins

15 April 2010


Aimee Mullins ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 54: Jeffrey Katzenberg

20 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jeffrey Katzenberg ... Himself - Guest

Tim Meadows ... P.K. Winsome

Season 6, Episode 56: Episode #6.56

22 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Damon Albarn ... Himself - Guest
Gorillaz ... Themselves - Guest
Jamie Hewlett ... Himself - Guest
Jeff Wootton ... Himself - Gorillaz

Season 6, Episode 57: Episode #6.57

26 April 2010

Season 6, Episode 58: Episode #6.58

27 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself

Jessica Ecklund ... Miss Colbert
Conn Iggulden ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 59: Gregg Easterbrook

28 April 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Gregg Easterbrook ... Himself - Guest

Eugene Mirman ... Chief

Season 6, Episode 61: Elizabeth Warren

3 May 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael F. Jacobson ... Himself
Lori Roman ... Herself
Elizabeth Warren ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 62: Episode #6.62

4 May 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Michael J. Fox ... Himself
Mark Moffett ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 63: Episode #6.63

5 May 2010


Luke Guldan ... Julian

Season 6, Episode 64: Episode #6.64

6 May 2010


Stewart Brand ... Himself - Guest

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Andrew Sullivan ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 69: Ayaan Hirsi Ali

1 June 2010


Ayaan Hirsi Ali ... Herself - Guest

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 6, Episode 70: Lisa Miller

2 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Season 6, Episode 71: Vampire Weekend

3 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Vampire Weekend ... Themselves - Guest

Season 6, Episode 72: Jonathan Alter

7 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Jonathan Alter ... Himself - Guest

James Carville ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 73: Mark Frauenfelder

8 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mark Frauenfelder ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 74: Sam Nunn

9 June 2010

Season 6, Episode 75: Alan Bean

10 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Alan Bean ... Himself - Guest
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern

Season 6, Episode 76: Stephen Prothero

14 June 2010

Season 6, Episode 77: Carl Safina

15 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Hanna Rosin ... Herself - Guest
Carl Safina ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 78: Devo

16 June 2010

Gerald V. Casale ... Himself - Guest

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Devo ... Themselves - Musical Guest

Mark Mothersbaugh ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 79: David Mamet

17 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Bob Inglis ... Himself

David Mamet ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 80: Wes Moore

21 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Steven W. Lindsey ... Himself
Wes Moore ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 81: Gloria Steinem

22 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike Fincke ... Himself
Jay Katsir ... Jay the Intern

Gloria Steinem ... Herself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 82: Tim Westergren

23 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host

Don Novello ... Father Guido Sarducci
Tim Westergren ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 83: Michael Specter

24 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Specter ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 84: John Waters

28 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Michael Hastings ... Himself

John Waters ... Himself - Guest

Season 6, Episode 85: Mayor Julian Castro

29 June 2010

Julian Castro ... Himself - Guest

Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host
Mike D'Antoni ... Himself

Season 6, Episode 86: Nicholas Carr

30 June 2010


Stephen Colbert ... Himself - Host