This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Tom Hanks; Will Forte; Joel McHale

Line Spacing+- AFont Size+-
This Week’s ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Guests: Tom Hanks; Will Forte; Joel McHale

The following are guests scheduled to appear on this week’s slate (October 24 – October 28, 2016) of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” episodes, airing Monday-Friday at 12:37-1:37 AM ET on CBS.

Monday, October 24: Tom Hanks; TV host Adam Conover (n)

Tuesday, October 25: Will Forte; Dermot Mulroney, from the CBS drama series “Pure Genius”; Comedian Wyatt Cenac; Mitski sitting in with Jon Batiste and Stay Human (n)

Wednesday, October 26: Joel McHale, from the CBS comedy series “The Great Indoors”; Abbi Jacobson; Comedian Jon Glaser (n)

Thursday, October 27: Mary-Louise Parker; Pusha T; musical performance by The Record Company (n)

Friday, October 28: Drew Carey, host of the CBS daytime series “The Price is Right”; Actors Claire Foy and Matt Smith; stand-up comedy performance by Sebastian Maniscalco (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.

LAST WEEK’S TOP 10 BROADCAST SERIES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Source: Nielsen Media Research // 11/27/17 - 12/03/17
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.4019.69 million
Thursday Night FootballNBC4.7015.60 million
Ohio St./WisconsinFOX3.6012.92 million
The OTFOX3.3010.19 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 3NBC3.109.71 million
This Is UsNBC2.8010.94 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS2.5013.84 million
Young SheldonCBS2.1012.11 million
Rudolph the ... ReindeerCBS1.908.07 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC1.909.60 million

TV WATCH TOP 10: 2017-18 SEASON AVERAGES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.7719.04 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.7314.75 million
Young SheldonCBS3.8015.86 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.2514.48 million
This Is UsNBC3.1811.42 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.5010.72 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.4010.62 million
Will & GraceNBC2.137.69 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.178.07 million
The Good DoctorABC2.1010.86 million