11 Best Hollywood Twitter Reactions To Stephen Colbert As Letterman's Replacement
News broke this morning that CBS has snagged Stephen Colbert away from Comedy Central to replace David Letterman when he retires next year. Obviously the Internet immediately exploded. Here are some of the best reactions!
#1 - Some questioned if Colbert can handle the hard-hitting questions.
I pray Stephen Colbert is the right choice, I shudder to think of someone unqualified asking Katherine Heigl about her summer plans— Matt Oswalt (@Puddinstrip) April 10, 2014
#2 - While others quickly discovered his secret to success.
The cancel Colbert controversy worked out pretty well for him. Well I happen to despise Asians. That is the WORST race! #cancelreview— Andy Daly (@TVsAndyDaly) April 10, 2014
#3 - Some speculated on the fate of 'The Colbert Report'.
[S] Plot twist: Letterman will be taking over "The Colbert Report".— Paul and Storm (@paulandstorm) April 10, 2014
#4 - While others just wanted to be guests…eventually.
.@StephenAtHome I’m flattered but network will prob want you to have Hanks/Jolie/etc as first guest. Happy to come on the 1st week though?— rob delaney (@robdelaney) April 10, 2014
#5 - It wasn't long until this startling statistic came out.
Stephen Colbert replaces David Letterman at the age of 49, becoming the youngest person on CBS since the Two and a Half Men Jesusy kid— Mike Lawrence (@TheMikeLawrence) April 10, 2014