Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Reveals Guests for First Week

Former “Colbert Report” host takes over long-running CBS talk show on Sept. 8

Last Updated: August 24, 2015 @ 10:27 AM

Stephen Colbert finalized his guest list for his first week on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Monday.

In addition to previously announced guests George Clooney and Presidential candidate Jeb Bush, Colbert will host “Trainwreck” star Amy Schumer and Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Colbert will also interview “Avengers: Age of Ultron” star Scarlett Johansson and horror author Stephen King during his first few days behind the desk that David Letterman famously held for 22 years.

The former “Colbert Report” host has been staying very busy in the buildup to his broadcast debut, releasing a number of viral videos that prove his wit and razor sharp humor are as good as ever.

See the full schedule for Colbert’s first week below:

-Sept. 8: George Clooney and Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush with musical performance by Jon Batiste and Stay Human with special guests

-Sept. 9: Scarlett Johansson and SpaceX and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk with interview and musical performance by Kendrick Lamar

-Sept. 10: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick with musical performance by Toby Keith

-Sept. 11: Amy Schumer and Stephen King with interview and musical performance by Troubled Waters