Stephen Colbert has locked in his Late Show premiere week guest list. We already knew that George Clooney and Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush would join Colbert for his first show on Tuesday, September 8. That night’s musical performance will feature The Late Show’s bandleader Jon Batiste with his band Stay Human and special guests.
Scarlett Johansson, Amy Schumer, Stephen King, Tesla Motors and Space X CEO Elon Musk and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick will round out the week. In addition, the show will feature musical performances by Grammy-winning artists Kendrick Lamar and Toby Keith, as well as Troubled Waters.
Here’s the lineup of guests on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Tuesday, Sept. 8-Friday, Sept. 11:
Tuesday, Sept. 8 Actor George Clooney; Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush; musical performance by Jon Batiste and Stay Human with special guests (n)
Wednesday, Sept. 9 Actress Scarlett Johansson; SpaceX and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk; interview with and musical performance by Kendrick Lamar (n)
Thursday, Sept. 10 Uber CEO Travis Kalanick; musical performance by Toby Keith (n)
Friday, Sept. 11 Comedian Amy Schumer; author Stephen King; interview with and musical performance by Troubled Waters (n)
(n) Denotes new broadcast
The Late Show With Stephen Colbert will air weeknights 11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT on CBS. Stephen Colbert, Tom Purcell and Meredith Bennett are the executive producers.
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