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  1. Stephen Colbert on New 'Late Show' Gig: 'Those Are Some Huge Shoes to Fill'

    2:52 pm 4/10/2014

    The "Colbert Report" star addresses the news that he'll be replacing David Letterman as the next host of "Late Night" in 2015.Read more

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  2. CBS Boss: Stephen Colbert 'Perfect Choice to Honor Dave's Legacy'

    1:22 pm 4/10/2014

    CBS will own and produce the new show, with Letterman's Worldwide Pants no longer having a role in the series after the "Colbert Report" host takes over.Read more

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  3. Stephen Colbert: 'I Won't Be Doing the New Show in Character'

    11:51 am 4/10/2014

    The comedian says that his faux conservative Comedy Central character won't travel to the "Late Show." Read more

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  4. With Stephen Colbert, CBS Targets One of Late Night's Youngest Audiences (Analysis)

    11:32 am 4/10/2014

    The network's choice for David Letterman's replacement is a huge bid for adults 18-49 -- and a blow to Comedy Central's years-long dominance.Read more

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  5. Why Stephen Colbert Is the Perfect David Letterman Replacement (Analysis)

    10:10 am 4/10/2014

    Rarely has there been a better match of job opening and candidate. Also: Stop worrying that CBS will somehow "tame" Colbert — the network is not going to hire him and then shackle him. Read more

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  6. Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Move Leaves Comedy Central Slot in Limbo

    9:52 am 4/10/2014

    The "Colbert Report" will continue through the end of 2014, at which point the network is looking at all options -- with no talk heir apparent for the time slot. Read more

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  7. Stephen Colbert Replacing David Letterman: Hollywood Reacts

    9:38 am 4/10/2014

    Fellow late-night hosts Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers were quick to welcome him, as many celebrated the decision on Twitter. Read more

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  8. Ellen Degeneres Tackles 'Late Show' Rumors With Trial Monologue (Video)

    8:06 am 4/10/2014

    After attempting political humor and a "Top Eleven List," Degeneres shared her gratitude for David Letterman and spoke to Pharrell Williams about his album.Read more

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  9. Tracy Morgan Wants to Replace David Letterman on 'Late Show' (Video)

    7:27 am 4/10/2014

    "I think it'd be a different perspective," he announced on Thursday. "We'll shake the game up. I think Jimmy Fallon needs some competition out there!"Read more

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