• Stephen Colbert Blasts NRA In Talk About Latest Mass Shooting With Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    “My next guest tonight has an F rating from the NRA ,” Stephen Colbert beamed as he introduced New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand to Late Show the evening after the latest mass shooting, this time in Thousand Oaks, California.
    Colbert kicked off the interview noting how commonplace it has become in this country, just days after the slaughter in a Pittsburgh synagogue.
    Last time Gillibrand was his guest was six days after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. “And here we...
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  • Conan O'Brien Wants to Reinvent Late Night Talk Shows For the YouTube Generation

    Conan O'Brien Wants to Reinvent Late Night Talk Shows For the YouTube Generation

    12 days ago - By Slash Film

    As streaming content has risen in popularity over the past decade, it's become clear that the late night talk show format is wildly outdated. And it's not just outsiders making that observation - veteran television host and comedian Conan O'Brien knows it, too.
    Conan's making some major changes, cutting his hour-long show down to a half-hour starting in 2019. But that's not all: at a recent event, O'Brien talked about the irrelevance of the traditional late night format and how his show is getting a “radical” reworking.
    Variety has several quotes from O'Brien, who spoke at an event this...
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