Donald Trump, Ted Cruz to Appear on ‘The Late Show’

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz
The Associated Press
New York, NY

Stephen Colbert’s third week as host of The Late Show will feature a number of political guests, including Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz.

Variety reports Colbert will host Cruz, who appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers earlier this year. On Monday, Sept. 21. Cruz will appear on the program after a conversation with Golden State Warriors point guard Steph Curry.

The following day, Tuesday Sept. 22, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz will both appear on the show.

Trump is also scheduled to stop by The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Friday, September 11.

Wednesday, Sept. 23, Colbert will welcome actor Hugh Jackman and Global Poverty Project founder Hugh Evans, along with Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

Pearl Jam will close out Wednesday’s show.

Thursday’s guests include author Andrew Sullivan, former California First Lady Maria Shriver, and Archbishop Thomas Wenski, while Friday, September 25, activist and actress Kerry Washington will stop by, as will Nobel Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai.

Republican presidential candidate and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush appeared on Colbert’s inaugural Late Show on Tuesday, September 8.