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CBS’ Dream Letterman Replacement: Stephen Colbert (and He IS Interested)

The hunt begins for David Letterman's replacement and some of the frontrunners are very familiar to C&L readers.
CBS’ Dream Letterman Replacement: Stephen Colbert (and He IS Interested)
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Via The Moderate Voice:

Now that the great David Letterman has announced that he intends to retire from Late Show as soon as next year, Mashable reports that CBS has a dream replacement: Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert. And that Colbert is indeed interested:

Stephen Colbert is CBS’ top choice to replace the retiring David Letterman, and has indicated that he’s willing to take over the Late Show when the time comes, people familiar with both sides of the discussions tell Mashable.

Colbert has not had any formal contract discussions with CBS, and no agreement is in place, but sources tell Mashable that he first en...

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