62,972 total votes
Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert

Stephen Tyrone Colbert is an American political satirist, writer, producer, singer, television host, actor, media critic, and comedian. From 2005 to 2014, he was the host of Comedy Central's The Colbert Report, a satirical news show in which Colbert portrayed a caricatured version of conservative political pundits. It was announced on April 10, 2014, that Colbert had been chosen to succeed David Letterman as the host of the Late Show on CBS after Letterman retires in 2015. Colbert originally studied to be an actor, but became interested in improvisational theatre when he met Second City director Del Close while attending Northwestern University. He first performed professionally as an ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Stephen Colbert

Guests You Hope to See on Late Show with Stephen Colbert 8k votes Late Show signed back on with Stephen Colbert at the helm in the summer of 2015, prime presidential election season, and the...
18 Times Stephen Colbert Was the Best 280 votes Everyone has a friend who's constantly going on about how Stephen Colbert is the best, but who is Stephen Colbert really? Wh...
34 Things You Didn't Know About Stephen Colbert 4.9k views Stephen Colbert's impressive biography has intrigued American viewers throughout his 20-year career as a comedian. As Colber...
Colbert-isms: Funny Stephen Colbert Quotes 165 votes 'There's nothing wrong with being gay. I have plenty of friends that are going to hell.' Perhaps one of the best Stephen Co...

Stephen Colbert is ranked on...

#96 of 292 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World 643k VOTES Trust: the belief that someone or something is reliable, good, honest, effective, etc. When it comes to celebrities, do any ...
#83 of 145 Celebrities Hollywood Forced on Us 176k VOTES What is it with Hollywood trying its hardest to shove certain actors down everyone's throats? Now, more than ever, there are...
#73 of 363 People who voted for Stephen Colbert... also upvote The Godfather Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time also upvote Dark Knight Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time The Funniest People of All Time 825.6k VOTES The funniest people of all time are a mix of actors, comedians, and even a few people who probably didn't start off trying t...
#197 of 1,679 People who voted for Stephen Colbert... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this The Greatest TV Characters of All Time 1.2M VOTES List of TV's most memorable characters, of all time, chosen by the Ranker community. What makes a character live on in the p...
#21 of 199 Celebrities Who Should Run for President 570.8k VOTES Which celebrity would you actually vote for if they ran for President of the United States? If you can remember all the way ...
#493 of 517 Annoying Celebrities Who Should Just Go Away Already 1.2M VOTES The most annoying celebrities, ranked by entertainment fans themselves. These annoying celebs are obnoxious, overexposed, ...
#137 of 540 Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With 1.7M VOTES If given the opportunity to sit down for a beer with any famous male figure, which famous men would you most want to get a d...
#115 of 158 The Most Hated TV Characters of All Time 99.1k VOTES Television is fun, but some TV characters are just the worst. For every beloved character on television, whether it be Mary ...
#120 of 505 People who voted for Stephen Colbert... also upvote Star Wars Franchise on The Best Movies of All Time The Funniest TV Characters of All Time 762.5k VOTES These are the funniest television characters ever created, as determined by the votes and selections of Ranker users. Lots...
#39 of 793 American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures 218.4k VOTES America's national treasures work in different fields, are of different generations, and all have different stories to ...
#116 of 137 Celebrities Who Are Great To Sit Next To On A Long Flight 38k VOTES The person you sit next to on a long plane flight significantly affects your traveling experience. Sitting next to...
#51 of 70 Celebrities with the Weirdest Middle Names 33.5k VOTES Have you always wondered about celebrity middle names? Just like regular people, many celebs and super famous people have we...
#65 of 98 Which Celeb Do You Want as Your Introverted Best Friend? 9.3k VOTES Isn't it refreshing to hear about nice people who happen to be famous? Some celebs give off serious sweetheart vibes in...
#6 of 54 The Best Emmy Hosts Ever 9k VOTES Hosting the Emmy awards is a tough gig. Just showing up for the Primetime Emmys requires wit and reflexes so Emmy hosts who ...
#7 of 57 The Best Male Talk Show Hosts in TV History 873 VOTES Most of the best male talk show hosts are on late night talk shows. From Conan O'Brien and David Letterman to James Corden a...
#6 of 48 The All-Time Greatest Late Night Talk Show Hosts 77k VOTES The all-time greatest late night talk show hosts have entertained us for years as we drift off to sleep. These hosts are cha...
#8 of 22 Who Is America's Dad in 2019? 1.6k VOTES Every one of these gentlemen is a dad with kids of their own, but something about the things they say, the "dad jokes&q...
#38 of 46 People who voted for Stephen Colbert... People on the West Coast are 2x more likely to vote for this Who Was America's Boyfriend in 2015? 26.2k VOTES You know you’ve thought about it: who is America’s boyfriend? There are plenty of hot young dudes out there that are vying f...
#14 of 30 The Best Celebrity Parents of 2014 1.3k VOTES They're tired and time pressed, yet they look like a million freakin' bucks: who are they? They're celebrity parents! We oft...
#7 of 29 29 Celebrities Who Have Shown Up In Comic Books 2.7k VOTES Famous people have made comic book cameos almost as long as comics have been on sale. Comics are a fantastic medium for a ...
#2 of 71 The Greatest Daily Show Correspondents of All Time 5.3k VOTES You love to watch The Daily Show, we know you do. Whether it's your main source of news (pro tip: also watch the real news!)...
#12 of 12 Celebrities You Never Realized Are Obsessed With Star Wars 6.2k VOTES The Star Wars movies inspire an excitement and devotion among fans that is truly unparalleled in movie history. And while we...
#45 of 117 Who Should Host the Oscars? 7.9k VOTES Who should host the next Oscars? Academy Award hosts throughout the years have been hilarious, fallen flat, caused controver...
#13 of 65 Male Celebrities You'd Want to Be Your Bro 16.3k VOTES With the tabloids oversaturated with stories of celebrity trainwrecks, it's easy to forget there are actually some cool...
#3 of 27 All Of Donald Trump's Nicknames For People, Ranked By How Inappropriate They Are 8.7k VOTES As a man who often speaks in short, declarative spurts, President Donald Trump loves a good nickname, naturally. I...
#62 of 109 The Most Original Comedians 43.3k VOTES Picking the top original comedians may start a bar fight but it's time to weigh in. What is the criteria for choosing some o...
#26 of 151 Who Do You Wish Would Guest Star on the Muppet Show? 7.1k VOTES Following their brand-new big screen Disney adventure, "The Muppets," Jim Henson's stable of beloved felt characte...
#44 of 76 The Best WTF With Marc Maron Podcast Episodes Of 2019 25 VOTES Since Marc Maron's first episode of WTF in 2009, his podcast has touched on a deep and broad range of topics that varies wit...
#2 of 57 Dream Presidential Debate Moderators 12.3k VOTES These dream presidential debate moderators might not ever get the chance to prove how awesome they would be at moderating pr...
#13 of 57 The Best Fictional Journalists, Reporters, and Newscasters 1k VOTES Check out this list of fictional journalists who starred in popular TV shows or movies! On this list, you’ll find memorable ...
#278 of 279 Who Should Be in the 2012 Maxim Hot 100? 113.1k VOTES Maxim Magazine is accepting votes for their 2012 Hot 100 list, but I want to hear what the Ranker Community has to say. Use ...
#9 of 61 Celebrities You Want On Your Trivia Team 8.5k VOTES It’s easy to assume celebrities are not very intelligent and that they are just beautiful people reciting lines for our ente...
#39 of 46 Celebrities Who Had Weird Jobs Before They Were Famous 4k VOTES Before they were famous, some of the biggest celebrities in the world were working odd jobs to make ends meet, just hustling...
#8 of 52 Who Should Be TIME Magazine's Person of the Year 2015? 9.9k VOTES TIME magazine is currently polling for who should be its Person of the Year in 2015, with a wide selection of world lea...
#8 of 53 Who Should Replace Jon Stewart as Host of The Daily Show? 6.9k VOTES UPDATE: On March 30, 2015, Comedy Central announced that Trevor Noah, The Daily Show correspondent since December 2014 will ...
#5 of 33 The Most Ideal Hypothetical Third Party Candidates 7.5k VOTES The 2016 election is still months away, but the races for both the Democratic and Republican nominations have been going sin...
#34 of 60 The Most Influential People of 2012 7.1k VOTES The most influential people of 2012 include world leaders, CEOs, athletes, actors, musicians and many others who made an imp...
#3 of 18 Celebrities Have Been Sharing Their Most Embarrassing Childhood Pictures For A Great Cause 319 VOTES When it comes to unique ways to raise money for a worthy cause, celebrities posting childhood pics for Puerto Rico like...
#2 of 8 The Best Celebrity Retirement Beards 758 VOTES What's the best part of retirement? Growing out the retirement beard. Well, at least that's what the celebrities on this lis...
#4 of 28 Celebrities You'd Like to Spend Decades on a Spaceship With 1.4k VOTES Imagine you are starting a decades-long space mission. Spending years and years stuck in a spaceship isn't exactly the ideal...
60+ Celebrities Who Smoke Weed 70.5M VIEWS List of celebrities who smoke weed, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. More and more celebrities are speaking of their d...
Famous Second City Members 7.3k VIEWS List of Famous Second City Members ranked by fame and popularity. The Second City is a improv based sketch comedy organizati...
43 Amazing Commercials With Celebs Before They Got Famous 110.8k VIEWS Nothing is better than old commercials with celebrities. When you’re a young actor, you’ve got to take any gig you can - stu...
Famous People Named Steve & Steven 52.4k VIEWS List of famous people named Steven, along with photos. How many celebrities named Steve can you think of? The famous Stevens...
Famous Humorists 68.5k VIEWS A list of humorists, both old and new. A humorist is a writer who specializes in humorous material. Unlike comedy writers th...
14 Celebrities Who Tragically Lost Their Siblings Young 999.8k VIEWS It's tragic to lose a sibling at any age, but these celebrities who lost siblings young were under 30 when their brothers an...
Famous People Named Steve 8.7k VIEWS List of famous people named Steve, along with photos. How many celebrities named Steven can you think of? The famous Steves ...
80+ Famous People of English Descent 12.6k VIEWS This list of famous people of English descent is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many famous people are of English de...
#16 of 39 The Funniest Improv Comedians of All Time 7.6k VOTES This list contains information about the best improv comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best improvisational com...
13 Celebrities Who Play 'Dungeons & Dragons' 48k VIEWS The Dungeons & Dragons tabletop RPG is finally garnering the recognition it deserves, cropping up in modern po...
Famous People Who Were Raised By Single Mothers 210k VIEWS This list of famous people raised by single mothers is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, actre...
Celebrity Deformities You Never Noticed 951.2k VIEWS Believe it or not, some of Hollywood's beautiful stars have secret flaws. This list reveals the celebrity deformities you ne...
33 Celebrities Who Drive Teslas 394k VIEWS Tesla is a favorite make of car amongst celebrities who prioritize the environment. The Tesla Model S is an all-electric s...
Famous People of Irish Descent 35.9k VIEWS List of famous people of Irish descent loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many great actors are of Irish descent. Some o...
22 Celebrities Who Have Testified Before Congress 78.8k VIEWS It's pretty easy how the following scenario could appear to be lame: Famous actors - who aren't facing any current legal tro...
52 Celebrities Who Have Visited Their Fans in the Hospital 55.7k VIEWS Being in the hospital is always a huge bummer, but it would definitely cheer anyone up to have their favorite celebrity visi...
20 Famous People from Huge Families 130.3k VIEWS List of Celebrities from Big Families, loostly ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous people come from big families. ...
#8 of 25 The Funniest Cultural Comedians of All Time 1.1k VOTES This list contains information about the best cultural comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best cultural comedian...
Childhood Photos Of Famous TV Show Hosts 8.8k VIEWS Whether they're witty, engaging, compassionate, or controversial, talk show hosts stick with a generation. From the greatest...
100 Film and TV Celebs Who Have Also Starred on Broadway 14.4k VIEWS Film and TV celebs who have also starred on Broadway are those actors and actresses who have seen success both on screen and...
22 Celebrities You Have Probably Seen On Reddit 805.5k VIEWS Browsing Reddit for hours on end is already fun, but it's even more exciting when there's the possibility that a famous cele...
50+ Celebrities Who Have Appeared in Comic Books 9.2k VIEWS Comics are more popular than ever, and while some celebrities star in comic book movies, the celebrities on this list, loose...
Celebrities Who Live in New Jersey 2.4k VIEWS This list includes information about celebrities who live in New Jersey, loosely ranked by popularity. Celebrities that live...
19 Comedians You Might Not Know Wrote for SNL 14.6k VIEWS In the world of comedy, many high-profile comedians got their start on the institution that is Saturday Night Live. Comedian...
55+ Celebrities Enjoying Themselves at Disneyland 27.2k VIEWS It doesn't matter how famous you are or how much money you make. Disneyland is awesome. This photo gallery of celebrities at...
Famous People Who Smoked Weed On Live TV 7.5k VIEWS A couple decades ago, a list of famous people smoking weed on live TV would have been virtually non-existent. The fact that ...
Comedians Who Have Won Grammy Awards 6k VIEWS These funny people are the gold standard – literally. The legends on this list are all Grammy award-winning comedians, a few...
16 Celebrities Who Have Their Own Ice Cream Flavor 218k VIEWS This list contains information about celebrities who have inspired their own ice cream flavors, loosely ranked by fame and p...
104 Celebrities Who Have Entire Species Named After Them 62.2k VIEWS A list of organisms, including animals as well as plants, bacteria, etc., named for celebrities and other famous people (but...
2011 College Graduation Speakers 21.3k VIEWS We've compiled the most comprehensive list of commencement speakers for 2011 across all universities that we could put toget...
21 Famous ENTPs 122.5k VIEWS Several famous actors, musicians, and filmmakers are ENTPs (Extroverted Intuitive Thinking Perceiving). ENTPs are known...
16 Rare and Peculiar Things Your Favorite Celebrities Own 4.9k VIEWS One of the major perks of being a celebrity is that you get to have so much cool stuff. Whether it’s a statue of a disgraced...

Stephen Colbert is also found on...

Guest Stars on Sesame Street Famous People From South Carolina List of Famous TV Personalities Famous People From Chicago Famous Northwestern University Alumni Famous Taurus Celebrities Saturday Night Live Cast List Famous Male TV Personalities Famous Presenters from the United States On the Cover of the Rolling Stone Magazine Law & Order: Criminal Intent Cast List The Simpsons Cast List Famous Male Talk Show Hosts List of Famous Comedians Famous Porter-Gaud School Alumni The Daily Show Cast List The Venture Bros. Cast List Full Cast of Bewitched Actors/Actresses Crank Yankers Cast List Full Cast of The Love Guru Actors/Actresses TV Actors from Washington, D.C. Famous Hampden-Sydney College Alumni Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album Winners List Spin City Cast List Full Cast of Monsters Vs. Aliens Actors/Actresses Famous Friends of Steve Carell Guest Stars on Curb Your Enthusiasm American Dad! Cast List Strangers With Candy Cast List