Colbert’s “Late Show” Airing “Best Of” Episodes This Week; Millie Bobby Brown, Bruce Springsteen, More Interviews To Re-Air

Millie Bobby Brown [CBS]

“The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” will not air original episodes this week.

Rather, the flagship CBS late-night show will run five “Best Of 2016” installments during the week of December 19-23. The compilation episodes will feature the year’s best and/or most popular interviews and musical performances.

Interviews set to re-air include those with Millie Bobby Brown, Bruce Springsteen, and Will Smith. The selected musical performances include those by OK Go and Stevie Wonder.

The lineup follows:

Monday, Dec. 19 Tom Hanks; musical performance by OK Go

Tuesday, Dec. 20 Bruce Springsteen; David Duchovny; Bryan Cranston

Wednesday, Dec. 21 Robert De Niro; Amy Schumer; John Krasinski; Millie Bobby Brown

Thursday, Dec. 22 Will Smith; Anna Kendrick

Friday, Dec. 23 Chris Pratt; Jason Bateman; Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog; musical performance by Stevie Wonder

Written by Brian Cantor

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