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Stephen Colbert


Stephen Tyrone Colbert (pronounced "col-BEAR") was born on May 13, 1964 in Washington, D.C., and grew up in Charleston, South Carolina. He is the son of Lorna Elizabeth (Tuck) and James William Colbert, Jr., a doctor and medical school dean at Yale, Saint Louis University, and MUSC. He is the youngest of eleven children, and is of Irish Catholic ... See full bio »

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Won 9 Primetime Emmys. Another 21 wins & 66 nominations. See more awards »

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(2005-2014)
(1997-2015)
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(2009)

Filmography

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  Our Cartoon President (TV Series) (created by - 18 episodes, 2018) (story by - 1 episode, 2018)
- Election Special 2018 (2018) ... (creator)
- Militarization (2018) ... (creator)
- Civil War (2018) ... (creator)
- The Wall (2018) ... (creator)
- The Senior Vote (2018) ... (creator)
  The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (writer - 239 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (written by - 3 episodes, 2015)
- Mike Myers/Christiane Amanpour (2018) ... (writer - as Stephen T. Colbert)
- Aaron Eckhart/Tig Notaro/Ron Suskind (2016) ... (writer)
 2017 Too Funny to Fail: The Life & Death of The Dana Carvey Show (Documentary) (additional material by)
 2017 The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (special material by)
 2016 The 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (TV Special) (special material by)
 2015 The 38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (TV Special) (special material by)
 2014 The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (TV Special) (special material by)
  The Colbert Report (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2014) (creator - 1,264 episodes, 2005 - 2014) (writer - 1,264 episodes, 2005 - 2014)
- Same to You, Pal (2014) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #10.266 (2014) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #10.259 (2014) ... (creator) / (writer)
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1997 - 2001) (writer - 19 episodes, 1996 - 2011) (additional material - 1 episode, 2004)
- Ed Helms/Paul Simon (2011) ... (writer - segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Robert De Niro/Destiny's Child (2004) ... (additional material - segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Ellen Degeneres/No Doubt (2001) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- David Duchovny/Puff Daddy/Jimmy Page (1998) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
- Claire Danes/Mariah Carey (1997) ... (segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
 2009 SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas (TV Special) (additional material - segment "Saturday TV Funhouse")
 1997-2008 The Daily Show (TV Series) (writer - 1,317 episodes)
- Viggo Mortensen (2005) ... (writer)
- Irwin Redlener (2005) ... (writer)
- George Clooney (2005) ... (writer)
 2006 2006 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (TV Movie documentary) (writer)
 2006 The 78th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (special material written by)
 2005 Strangers with Candy (series Strangers with Candy) / (written by)
  Strangers with Candy (TV Series) (1 episode) (created by - 30 episodes, 1999 - 2000)
- The Last Temptation of Blank (2000) ... (creator)
- Bully (2000) ... (creator)
- There Once Was a Blank from Nantucket (2000) ... (creator)
- Ask Jerri (2000) ... (creator)
- Blank Relay (2000) ... (creator)
 1998 Stephen Colbert Across America (TV Special) (writer)
 1998 When Animals Go on TV (TV Special) (writer)
 1998 The Daily Show Beach House (TV Special) (writer)
 1998 Weirder Than Whitney (TV Special) (writer)
 1998 The Beth Littleford Interview Special (TV Special) (writer)
 1998 The Daily Show Guide to Home Video (TV Special) (writer)
 1997 The Daily Show Year-End Spectacular '97 (TV Special) (writer)
  Exit 57 (TV Series) (creator - 12 episodes, 1995 - 1996) (writer - 12 episodes, 1995 - 1996)
- Episode #2.6 (1996) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #2.5 (1996) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #2.4 (1996) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #2.3 (1996) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #2.2 (1996) ... (creator) / (writer)
 1996 The Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1996) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.7 (1996) ... (writer)
- The Pepsi Stuff Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... (writer)
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Show Show Actor (41 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (11 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (154 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (47 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1/14) TV commercial: Wonderful Pistachios. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 5 Interviews | 51 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Twitter | YouTube channel

Alternate Names:

Stephen T. Colbert | Steven Colbert | Dr. Stephen T. Colbert D.F.A. | Sir Dr. Stephen T. Colbert D.F.A. | Sir Rev. Dr. Stephen T. Colbert D.F.A. | Sir Rev. Dr. Stephen T. Mos Def Colbert D.F.A. | The Reverend Sir Dr. Stephen T. Colbert D.F.A.

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the backlash he received for his monologue on April 30, 2017]So while I would do it again, I would change a few words that were cruder than they needed to be," he says. "I'm not going to repeat the phrase, but I just want to say for the record, life is short, and anyone who expresses their love for another person, in their own way, is to me, an American hero. I think we can all agree on that.... See more »

Trivia:

A new George Mason University study found that he had made 337 jokes about President Trump's first 100 days in office.[May 2017]. See more »

Trademark:

Parodies of well known political and media figures See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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