Comedy Central's Lawyers Won't Let Stephen Colbert Play The Character 'Stephen Colbert' On The Late Show!
The law might have a hold on Stephen Colbert — but it's got nothing on Stephen Colbert!
Last week, The Late Show host dusted off his iconic Comedy Central character from The Colbert Report (who has apparently been living in the woods with Jon Stewart all this time) to talk about Donald Trump and the Republican National Convention.
Though fans were overjoyed to see the Champion of America resurrected, it looks like we'll never see the host of The Colbert Report again.
The real Colbert revealed on Wednesday's The Late Show that Comedy Central's legal team is banning his old character from appearing on CBS! He explained: