The U.S. election will dominate TV coverage tonight and Stephen Colbert is returning to political commentary with a Showtime special airing tonight at 11:00 p.m. ET / 8:00 p.m. PT.
The special will feature feature appearances by Jeff Goldblum, Katy Perry, Larry Wilmore, Patton Oswalt, Nick Offerman, comedian Jena Friedman and radio personality Charlamagne Tha God. Grammy Award nominee Elle King will sit in with LATE SHOW bandleader Jon Batiste and his band Stay Human. Tonight, Colbert will also be joined by esteemed political experts Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (managing editors of Bloomberg Politics and co-hosts of the nightly political show “With All Due Respect”) and noted campaign strategist Mark McKinnon, from the SHOWTIME campaign documentary series THE CIRCUS.
Showtime will also release a live stream of Colbert’s uncensored monologue through Facebook Live on the SHOWTIME Facebook page.