This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Danny McBride; Gina Rodriguez; Julie Chen

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This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Danny McBride; Gina Rodriguez; Julie Chen

The following are guests scheduled to appear on this week’s slate (May 15 – May 19, 2017) of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” episodes, airing Monday-Friday at 12:37-1:37 AM ET on CBS.

Monday, May 15: Danny McBride; Jane Krakowski; musical performance by Metallica (n)

Tuesday, May 16: Gina Rodriguez; Ben Falcone; musical performance by Jesus and Mary Chain (n)

Wednesday, May 17: Julie Chen, host of the CBS daytime talk show “The Talk”; Matt Walsh; David Ortiz (n)

Thursday, May 18: Ricky Gervais; Corey Hawkins; musical performance by The xx (n)

Friday, May 19: Jennifer Garner; Demetri Martin; Paula Poundstone (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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