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Stephen Colbert Prepares to Assume New Gig as ‘Late Show’ Host

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Stephen Colbert might wear his “nerd” label proudly, but based on his rise to success, nerds are clearly running the show. The 51-year-old served as the fake pundit of “The Colbert Report” during its nine-year run on Comedy Central and has a career that got white hot thanks to a regular stint on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart.” Now the nine-time Emmy Award winner is preparing for his new gig as host of “The Late Show,” which premieres on CBS September 8. “Time” magazine captured the comedian hard at work