A Guide to This Week’s Live Presidential Election Coverage by Comedians

gethard_colbertElection Day is upon us, and while all the major network late night shows are off the air tomorrow night, there’s still plenty of election coverage by comedians slated for the week. Here’s a guide to all the live election specials coming to TV or the internet over the next few days:

Monday, November 7th

  • 11:35pm: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) – live election episode with Don Cheadle, Katherine Waterston, and Drive-By Truckers

Tuesday, November 8th

Wednesday, November 9th

  • 11:35pm: The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS) – live election episode with Miles Teller, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog

In addition to this week’s live coverage, SNL’s election special airs tonight at 10:00pm, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee airs a new episode on TBS tonight at 10:30pm, and Stephen Colbert’s Showtime special will air a second time Friday on CBS at 11:35pm. Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show, Late Night, The Late Late Show, and The Daily Show will all air pretaped episodes this week both before and after Election Day, and Last Week Tonight will wrap up the week with a new episode on HBO Sunday night at 11:00pm. Conan also has some fun post-election guests scheduled this week, with Bill Burr slated to appear on Wednesday night’s show and John Cleese and Eric Idle both joining O’Brien on Thursday.

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