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Stephen Colbert's first-week guest list includes George Clooney, Jeb Bush, Amy Schumer

Stephen Colbert's first-week guest list includes George Clooney, Jeb Bush, Amy Schumer

Ever since he announced plans to abandon his satiric persona for his new late-night gig on CBS, the big question has been what “the real Stephen Colbert” will be like. Far less attention has been paid to how the comedian's idiosyncratic, bookish taste in guests might translate to the mainstream landscape of broadcast television. But on that front, at least, some clues are beginning to emerge. The guest list for the “Late Show's” first week was released Monday, and it goes beyond the usual assortment of A-list movie stars and musicians. Naturally, there are big names: Colbert's debut episode on Sept. 8 will feature actor-director George Clooney and...

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