Wilmore opened Tuesday’s The Late Show, declaring himself the program’s new host before launching into the opening monologue. However, his comeback is quickly cut short when Colbert — aka Wilmore’s ex-Daily Show colleague and his Comedy Central predecessor — walks out and reminds him who’s boss.
Wilmore’s response? “I’m sorry, I thought whoever leaves Comedy Central at 11:30 just gets the Late Show.”
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— The Late Show (@colbertlateshow) September 2, 2016