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Stephen Colbert's Unintentional Influence and Presidential Campaign
Comedian Stephen Colbert took his satire to the next level in January 2012 when he announced he was running for president and officially registered for a super PAC campaign fund. His fans donated more than $1 million. Watch as Stephen shares what this experiment taught him.
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First Look: Stephen Colbert on Oprah's Next Chapter
He's intensely private and one of the biggest stars on TV, but you've never met the real Stephen Colbert until now. In this exclusive interview, Oprah travels to Stephen's home state, South Carolina, for a never-before-seen side of this comic phenom.
Will the Real Stephen Colbert Please Stand Up?
Oprah says the world seems confused by Stephen Colbert , an actor who plays a character also named Stephen Colbert . Watch as the real Stephen tells Oprah how newsmen like Bill O'Reilly, Anderson Cooper and Geraldo Rivera inspired his alter ego.
The Love of Stephen Colbert's Life
In her first interview, Evelyn "Evie" McGee-Colbert, Stephen Colbert's wife of almost 19 years, admits that she doesn't like her husband's alter ego much. Plus, Evie shares the most romantic thing Stephen has ever done and how he makes her laugh, even when she doesn't want to.
The Tragic Plane Crash That Changed Stephen Colbert
When he was 10 years old, Stephen Colbert suffered an unimaginable loss. His father, James, and two older brothers were killed in a plane crash. Watch as Stephen reveals how this tragedy helped make him the man he is today and shares what brings him pure joy.
Stephen Colbert Rehearses His Greeting
Too unctuous? Too needy? Watch as Stephen Colbert , host of The Colbert Report , runs through a few greetings for Oprah, his guest for the afternoon.
Exclusive Webisode: Stephen Colbert Works Up an Intellectual Sweat
Stephen Colbert says that for years he modeled his act after comic greats like George Carlin and Steve Martin and steered clear of politics. Find out how Jon Stewart encouraged Stephen to bring his ideas and political satire to television.
Exclusive Webisode: Stephen Colbert's Plea for All Waiters
Long before Stephen Colbert became a household name, he lived in Chicago, waiting tables by day and performing improv comedy at Second City by night. Watch as Stephen tells Oprah about his restaurant experience and explains why everyone should be required to wait tables once in his or her life.
The Turning Point in Stephen Colbert's Career
In 2006, Stephen Colbert was invited to perform at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner. The audience, which included President George W. Bush, seemed baffled by Stephen's character. Now, Stephen reveals why he's never watched that speech.
Thursdays Are From Mars: Stephen Colbert Knows It Gets Better
Men! What are they thinking? We can't always answer that, but we'll be posting our favorite glimpses into their world in this space every Thursday.
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