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Stephen! Stephen! Stephen!

I’m a big, gigantic fan of Stephen Colbert — and as most people know, this is a BIG year for Stephen. When David Letterman steps down from the Late Show in May, Stephen will take the reigns in September (I can’t believe I have to wait another eight months before seeing him regularly on TV again!). 1,566 more words


TV Ratings: Larry Wilmore's "Nightly Show" Makes a Solid Entry

Larry Wilmore debuted Comedy Central’s new Nightly Show on Monday, and the veteran writer, comedian and Daily Show correspondent brought a solid sampling for his first time at bat. 459 more words


Quick Shot: The Nightly Show Demonstrates Promise

Haven’t had a chance yet to check out Tuesday’s second episode of Larry Wilmore’s new late-night vehicle, The Nightly Show, but Monday’s first installment definitely showed some promise. 229 more words


Reserving judgment

There is no doubt that Stephen Colbert is a tough act to follow. He is brilliant, and his The Colbert Report on Comedy Central, which followed… 351 more words


Keep It 100: 'The Nightly Show' Earns Itself a Serious, Unique Late-Night Niche

I just want to say that I wouldn’t wish the pressure Larry Wilmore was under in the debut of The Nightly Show on anyone. Following up a cultural phenom like Stephen Colbert opens about one billion doors for unfair scrutiny and comparisons, and even after acknowledging that it still might take some days for 11:30 on Comedy Central to feel right. 793 more words

Larry Wilmore's First 'Nightly Show': Not Perfect, But Very Promising

With the instant feedback of Twitter and recaps passing firm judgment from the very first moments of a new television show, pressure is immense on the new crop of late-night talkers — Larry Wilmore’s… 1,013 more words


Stephen Colbert returns as HIMSELF

Colbert Report recently finished its nine year run on Comedy Central.  The show staring Stephen Colbert in full character delivering a satirical spin on daily news.   125 more words

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