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Lorde Shares the Story Behind Her Cheeky Album Cover in Rare Interview

Lorde raised eyebrows when she released her NSFW album cover for Solar Power. Now, in a rare late-night interview, the singer is sharing an empowering message about the shot.

June 22, 2021


Rita Moreno Defends Lin-Manuel Miranda Amid In the Heights Colorism Backlash: "Leave It Alone"

After her friend Lin-Manuel Miranda received criticism for the casting of his film In the Heights, Rita Moreno defended the Tony winner in no uncertain terms.

June 17, 2021

Watch BTS Reveal Their Secret Hand Gestures and Make Us Melt With the Adorable "Butter" Moment

BTS visited The Late Show, where the members taught Stephen Colbert about the complicated hand gestures they use to send secret messages.

May 26, 2021

John Krasinski Shares the Not-so-Subtle Hint Emily Blunt Dropped After He Gained Weight During Quarantine

John Krasinski admitted to indulging in snacks during quarantine amid his break from Jack Ryan, but wife Emily Blunt eventually had to intervene. Find out what she said.

May 21, 2021

Lisa Kudrow Reveals Why She Was Convinced Friends Would Run for Much Longer Than It Did

Prior to the debut of the Friends reunion, Lisa Kudrow explained why she was certain the show would last for many more seasons than its actual 10.

May 20, 2021

Mila Kunis Admits She Told Ashton Kutcher Not to Invest in Uber or Bitcoin a Decade Ago

Ashton Kutcher is great about running companies by Mila Kunis before he invests in them, although she doesn't always give the best advice, as when she advised against trusting Uber or Bitcoin.

April 30, 2021

Why Tracy Morgan Had Today's Willie Geist Call the Cops in the Middle of Their Interview

During an appearance on The Late Show, Willie Geist told all about the time his interview with Tracy Morgan ended with a visit from the police.

April 15, 2021

Watch Taylor Swift Frighten Stephen Colbert During Awkward Debate About Her Song "Hey Stephen"

Taylor Swift appeared on The Late Show on April 13, where she and Stephen Colbert disagreed about the origins of her Fearless song "Hey Stephen." Watch the video here.

April 14, 2021

Go Inside Aaron Paul’s Los Angeles Home—Featuring a Speakeasy

During a recent interview, Aaron Paul gave a tour of his Los Angeles home, which includes a hidden speakeasy. Scroll on to watch.

March 12, 2021

Bachelor's Emmanuel Acho Teases Matt and Rachael's "Incredible Connection" Ahead of Finale

Prior to hosting the upcoming The Bachelor: After the Final Rose special, Emmanuel Acho told Stephen Colbert on March 10 that Matt James and Rachael Kirkconnell "have an incredible connection."

March 11, 2021

Why Billie Eilish Says Her New Documentary Is Hard for Her to Watch

During an interview on the The Late Show, Billie Eilish explained why it was difficult for her to watch her documentary Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry.

February 24, 2021

Blake Shelton Says He Was "Jumping at the Opportunity" to Be With Gwen Stefani

Blake Shelton dropped by The Late Show on Feb. 11, where he said that people "can't blame" the country singer for wanting a romance with Gwen Stefani.

February 12, 2021

Watch Dr. Jill Biden Address That Controversial Wall Street Journal Op-Ed

Less than a week after The Wall Street Journal published an op-ed arguing Dr. Jill Biden should drop "Dr." from her name, the incoming first lady issued a response on The Late Show.

December 18, 2020

Megan Thee Stallion Reveals the Very Different Advice Beyoncé and Jay-Z Give Her

When it comes to getting advice from Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Megan Thee Stallion has revealed the feedback is going to be quite different depending on which music superstar it's from.

December 10, 2020

Aubrey Plaza Reveals Kristen Stewart Had Coronavirus While Filming Happiest Season In February

During a recent interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Aubrey Plaza accidentally shared Kristen Stewart and “a bunch of people” on set of Happiest Season had coronavirus.

December 7, 2020

The Crown's Olivia Colman and Gillian Anderson Reveal What It Was Really Like Meeting Royal Family

During a recent interview, The Crown stars Olivia Colman and Gillian Anderson shared details on meeting the Queen and the friendliness of the Palace staff.

November 12, 2020

The West Wing Cast Virtually Reunites and Dishes on Their Characters, Favorite Episodes and More

Allison Janney, Richard Schiff, Martin Sheen, Bradley Whitford and Aaron Sorkin joined Stephen Colbert for a recent episode of The Late Show. Watch a clip of the reunion here.

October 10, 2020

Mindy Kaling Welcomes Baby No. 2

During a virtual appearance on " The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," "The Office" star reveals she welcomed a baby boy. Get the details!

October 9, 2020

Kristen Bell Reveals Dax Shepard's Hilarious Response to 7-Year-Old Daughter's Sex Question

After Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard's firstborn daughter had an unexpected question for them, the actor had an equally hilarious response.

July 24, 2020

Tom Hanks Recalls How His Bones Felt Like "They Were Made Out of Soda Crackers" During Coronavirus Battle

Tom Hanks appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert and talked about his battle with and recovery from coronavirus.

July 15, 2020

Megan Rapinoe Urges Fans to “Use Your Voice” In Inspiring Message

During her visit to The Late Show, soccer star Megan Rapinoe encouraged viewers to "use your voice" in an inspiring message about the importance of activism.

June 11, 2020

Here's What Governor Andrew Cuomo Thinks About Robert De Niro Playing Him in a Movie

Andrew Cuomo weighed in on the possibility of Robert De Niro playing him in a movie about the coronavirus pandemic.

May 8, 2020

Anderson Cooper Says Ex Benjamin Maisani Will Be a Co-Parent to Son Wyatt

Anderson Cooper told Stephen Colbert his ex Benjamin Maisani is "going to be a co-parent to Wyatt." "He's my family, and I want him to be Wyatt's family, as well," he said.

May 5, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal Jokes That He’s in a "Relationship" With Sourdough Bread

Jake Gyllenhaal hilariously revealed that he’s got a newfound love of sourdough bread during his virtual visit to The Late Show. Get all the details on his new relationship here.

April 29, 2020

Sorry, Chris Hemsworth! Cate Blanchett Now Has Thor's Hammer

Cate Blanchett revealed that she's the proud owner of Thor's hammer and proudly showed it off during her appearance on The Late Show.

April 15, 2020