The Col­bert Re­port

The Weekend Australian - Review - - Television -

Fri­day, 9.30pm, Com­edy From his desk shaped like a C, fic­tional an­chor­man Stephen Col­bert, played by he of the same name — po­lit­i­cal hu­morist Stephen Col­bert ( The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) — satirises con­ser­va­tive po­lit­i­cal TV an­chors, in­ter­views a celebrity guest and in­tro­duces a mu­si­cal seg­ment. Paul Mc­Cart­ney, Paul Si­mon, Crosby Stills & Nash, Yusuf Is­lam and Yo-Yo Ma have been brave enough to ap­pear. The show has won a zil­lion awards in­clud­ing another Emmy last weekend for out­stand­ing va­ri­ety se­ries.

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