Stephen Colbert Cosplayed At Comic-Con To Pitch His Creepy Hawkcat Film

When will Stephen Colbert get his own superhero movie? On last night's Colbert Report, the comedian revealed that he secretly walked the floor of San Diego Comic-Con while dressed as Prince Hawkcat, the greatest superhero no one has heard of. He even set up a booth to pitch his Prince Hawkcat movie. » 9/18/14 11:32am Thursday 11:32am

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert Fight Over Star Wars, Everybody Wins

The stars of Comedy Central's fake news hour are lending their support to the Star Wars: Force for Change initiative to benefit UNICEF by engaging in a hardcore battle to determine which of them is biggest fan. It's worth it to see Stewart be the one to take things too far, for a change. » 7/17/14 11:05pm 7/17/14 11:05pm

Stephen Colbert grills Peter Jackson on Elvish Folklore in The Hobbit

A few weeks back Peter Jackson participated in a live cast before the preview of the The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug footage. And he was joined by some old LOTR friends and super nerd Stephen Colbert, who gleefully grilled Jackson on his elf knowledge. Thankfully Jackson had a pretty solid response. » 4/01/13 2:02pm 4/01/13 2:02pm

Next week is Hobbit Week on The Colbert Report

There's no way hardcore Tolkien fanboy Stephen Colbert was going to let the upcoming premiere of The Hobbit go without notice, but I think this goes a touch beyond just "noticing" it. All four episodes of next week's Colbert Report will be Hobbit-themed, including guests Ian McKellan, Martin Freeman, director Peter… » 11/30/12 6:40am 11/30/12 6:40am

Liberals and goblins, beware: Stephen Colbert will have a cameo in The…

Stephen Colbert is an enormous fan of J.R.R. Tolkien's works. Just look at his explanation of American politics using Lord of the Rings action figures or his challenging James Franco to a Tolkien debate. Colbert even owns Aragorn's sword, Anduril. So if any satirical political pundit deserves a role in Jackson's Hobbit » 10/20/12 1:30pm 10/20/12 1:30pm

Must Watch: An Out-of-Character Stephen Colbert Interviews Neil…

This is excellent. Back in 2010, an out-of-character Stephen Colbert sat down with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson at Montclair Kimberly Academy to talk for 90 minutes about science, society and the universe. Yesterday, the Hayden Planetarium posted the interview on its website for all to watch. » 11/28/11 12:59pm 11/28/11 12:59pm

Hallowe'en Comes Two Weeks Early In This Week's Comics

It's quite clearly heading towards Hallowe'en judging by this week's new releases to comic book stores, which are suitably full of monsters, ghosts, things that go bump in the night... and Stephen Colbert. Quite how he fits in, we're leaving up to your imagination, but as always on Tuesdays at 9am, these are New… » 10/14/08 9:00am 10/14/08 9:00am