Newswire: Stephen Colbert has revealed his first Late Show guest
The premiere of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert is roughly a month away, and Colbert has stayed in fighting/hosting shape with a lunchtime video series that saw him staying in touch with the common man and arguing with Neil deGrasse Tyson over Klondike bars. Confident in his interviewing skills even in the more earnest setting of the Late Show, we all moved on to wondering who would be the first person(s) to sit across from Colbert’s new desk.
There were several contenders this summer as Colbert “stumped” for Donald Trump and fawned over a dreamy Charlie Rose in one of his promos. Colbert also paid tribute to Toby Keith’s patriotism in June, and even promised Mitt Romney pancakes (and maybe first dibs?).
But according to The Hollywood Reporter, Colbert has decided that humanitarian and trophy husband George Clooney will be his first guest. He made …