Senator Bernie Sanders Among 'Late Show With Stephen Colbert' Week 2 Guests

Kevin Spacey and Willie Nelson are also set to visit Colbert next month.
Tina Daunt

Move over, George Clooney. Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is among the guests set for Stephen Colbert's second week behind the Late Show desk, CBS announced Monday.

The Sept. 18 appearance marks Sanders' second late-night visit as he ramps up his run for the White House. He was most recently a guest on Late Night With Seth Meyers in June.

Republican hopeful Chris Christie is set to appear on Monday's episode of The Tonight Show — his first visit since announcing his presidential campaign.

Once again, Colbert's lineup shows his desire for a wide variety of guests reaching well outside the normal Hollywood channels. His first week of guests includes celebrities like Clooney as well as Republican President candidate Jeb Bush and the CEOs of Tesla and Uber, respectively.

Check out the list below for the complete lineup for Monday, Sept. 14, through Friday, Sept. 18.

MONDAY, SEPT. 14
Actress Emily Blunt; Justice Stephen Breyer; musical performance by The Dead Weather

TUESDAY, SEPT. 15

Actor Jake Gyllenhall; musical performance by Run the Jewels with TV on the Radio

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16
Actor Kevin Spacey; comedy legend Carol Burnett with comedians Abbi Jacobson and Illana Glazer; interview with and musical performance by Willie Nelson

THURSDAY, SEPT. 17
Actress Naomi Watts; United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon

FRIDAY, SEPT. 18
Actress Lupita Nyong'o; Senator Bernie Sanders; interview with and musical performance by An American in Paris' Christopher Wheeldon, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert premieres on Sept. 8 at 11:35 p.m. on CBS.

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