This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Chris Pratt; Amy Schumer; Jim Parsons

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This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Chris Pratt; Amy Schumer; Jim Parsons

The following are guests scheduled to appear on this week’s slate (May 1 – May 5, 2017) of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” episodes, airing Monday-Friday at 12:37-1:37 AM ET on CBS.

Monday, May 1: Chris Pratt; Neil deGrasse Tyson; musical performance by Ryan Adams (n)

Tuesday, May 2: Amy Schumer; Gabourey Sidibe (n)

Wednesday, May 3: Jim Parsons, from the CBS comedy series “The Big Bang Theory”; Jeff Garlin; Paul Scheer (n)

Thursday, May 4: Charles Barkley; Debra Winger (n)

Friday, May 5: Richard Gere; Comedian Maria Bamford; musical performance by Perfume Genius (n)

*(n) Denotes a new broadcast.

Stephen Colbert takes over as host, executive producer and writer of “The Late Show” beginning on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. Colbert, a multi-talented and respected host, writer, producer, satirist and comedian, is well-known for his previous late night show, “The Colbert Report,” which concluded in December 2014.

The program received widespread critical acclaim and earned many accolades, including two Peabody Awards and 41 Emmy Award nominations, with two Emmy Award wins for Outstanding Variety Series in 2013 and 2014.

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” originates from The Ed Sullivan Theater in New York. Jon Batiste serves as the bandleader. Stephen Colbert, Tom Purcell and Meredith Bennett executive produce the late night talker. “The Late Show” is produced by The Late Show Inc., a CBS company.

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