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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 23 wins & 84 nominations. See more awards »

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(2005-2014)
(1997-2015)
(1999-2000)

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  The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (writer - 240 episodes, 2015 - 2021) (written by - 11 episodes, 2015 - 2021)
- Samantha Power/Maroon 5/Seth Rogen (2021) ... (writer - as Stephen T. Colbert)
- Ringo Starr (2021) ... (written by - as Stephen T. Colbert)
- Laura Dern/Kesha (2020) ... (written by - as Stephen T. Colbert)
- Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale/Jamie Oliver/Kate Willett (2020) ... (written by - as Stephen T. Colbert)
- Jamie Foxx (2019) ... (written by - as Stephen T. Colbert)
  Our Cartoon President (TV Series) (created by - 45 episodes, 2018 - 2020) (story by - 1 episode, 2018)
- Election Night (2020) ... (creator)
- Closing Arguments (2020) ... (creator)
- Senate Control (2020) ... (creator)
- Hiding Joe Biden (2020) ... (creator)
- Madam Vice President (2020) ... (creator)
 2019 Darrylgorn (Short)
 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 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) (created by - 31 episodes, 1999 - 2000) (written by - 1 episode, 1999)
- 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)
  The Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 1996) (written by - 1 episode, 1996)
- The Dana Carvey Show #8 (1996) ... (writer)
- The Dana Carvey Show #7 (1996) ... (writer)
- The Pepsi Stuff Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... (writer)
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Show Show Actor (42 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (14 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (8 credits)
Show Show Self (177 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (80 credits)

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Other Works:

(2003-05) TV commercials: Mr. Goodwrench/GM. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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


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 his creativity] I wrote things for the school's newspaper, and--like all teenagers--I dabbled in poetry. See more »

Trivia:

As a result of an operation he had when he was young, he can fold his right ear inside out and can pop it out when he squints his eye. See more »

Trademark:

Using his encyclopedic knowledge of Lord Of The Rings and William Shakespeare See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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