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The Dead Weather, Run The Jewels, Willie Nelson Performing on Colbert’s “Late Show”

“The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” has yet to premiere, but CBS has already provided a lineup for its second week of telecasts.

Covering September 14-18, the lineup includes interviews with names like Emily Blunt, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kevin Spacey, Naomi Watts, Lupita Nyong’o, and Bernie Sanders.

The lineup also features a set of intriguing musical guests.

The Dead Weather takes the “Colbert” stage on September 14. The following night’s show will feature Run The Jewels with TV On the Radio, while the iconic Willie Nelson will perform on September 16.

On September 18, Christopher Wheeldon, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope will appear in support of “An American in Paris.”

CBS’ full week two lineup follows. First week guests are available here.

Monday, Sept. 14 Actress Emily Blunt; Justice Stephen Breyer; musical performance by The Dead Weather (n)

Tuesday, Sept. 15 Actor Jake Gyllenhaal; musical performance by Run The Jewels with TV On The Radio (n)

Wednesday, Sept. 16 Actor Kevin Spacey; TV legend Carol Burnett with comedians Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer; musical performance by and interview with Willie Nelson (n)

Thursday, Sept. 17 Actress Naomi Watts; United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon (n)

Friday, Sept. 18 Actress Lupita Nyong’o; Senator Bernie Sanders; interview with and performance by “An American in Paris’” Christopher Wheeldon, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope (n)

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