Stephen Colbert Replaces David Letterman: Craig Ferguson, Jimmy Fallon React

The news that the “Colbert Report” star would take over “The Late Show” was largely applauded on Twitter

The announcement that Stephen Colbert would succeed David Letterman on CBS’s “The Late Show” was welcomed by Hollywood.

The sudden revelation on Thursday that Letterman would be replaced by Colbert in 2015 drew reactions from around Twitter, with many Hollywood personalities sending well wishes to the Comedy Central star.

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But not everyone was happy about Colbert’s new gig.

The woman who started the #cancelcolbert campaign also responded to Colbert’s promotion.

More to come…