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Encyclopedia > Craig Kilborn
Craig Kilborn
Born August 24, 1962 (1962-08-24) (age 45)
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Medium stand-up, television
Nationality Flag of the United States American
Genres Comedy

Craig Kilborn (born August 24, 1962) is an American comedian and former talk show host. He was the original host of The Daily Show and Tom Snyder's successor on CBS's The Late Late Show. is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... Richard Pryor hits the money line A stand-up comedian or stand-up comic is someone that performs in comedy clubs, usually reciting a fast paced succession of amusing stories, short jokes and one-liners, typically called a monologue. ... In English usage, nationality is the legal relationship between a person and a country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Comedy may be divided into multiple genres based on the source of humour, the method of delivery, and the context in which it is delivered. ... The word comedy has a classical meaning (comical theatre) and a popular one (the use of humor with an intent to provoke laughter in general). ... is the 236th day of the year (237th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... A comedian, or comic, is an entertainer who amuses an audience by making them laugh. ... A talk show (U.S.) or chat show (Brit. ... The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... CBS Broadcasting, Inc. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

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Biography

Early life

Kilborn was born in Kansas City, Missouri, but was raised in Hastings, Minnesota, located thirty minutes from Minneapolis-St. Paul. He played basketball at Hastings High School, earning All-State & All-Conference honors and a basketball scholarship to Montana State University. Nickname: Location in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties in the state of Missouri. ... A map of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. ... The Montana State University System was created on July 1, 1994, when the Montana Board of Regents of Higher Education restructured the states colleges and universities into two umbrella universities, Montana State University System and the University of Montana. ...


Career

After working in several smaller jobs following college, Kilborn was an ESPN SportsCenter anchor from 1993 to 1996. Kilborn was primarily the anchor of the late broadcast of SportsCenter, gaining a large fan following. He made a return appearance to SportsCenter on August 8, 2004 when he co-hosted SportsCenter with Dan Patrick during ESPN's 25th Anniversary Celebration. The character of Casey McCall on ABC's Sports Night was said to be modeled on Kilborn's SportsCenter career. College (Latin collegium) is a term most often used today to denote an educational institution. ... ESPN/ESPN-DT, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an [[United States|Amer<nowiki>Insert non-formatted text here--68. ... This article is about the American ESPN show. ... Anchorman may refer to: News anchor, someone who works in radio who hosts a regular news program Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, a 2004 American comedy movie This is a disambiguation page &#8212; a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Anchorman may refer to: News anchor, someone who works in radio who hosts a regular news program Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, a 2004 American comedy movie This is a disambiguation page &#8212; a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Broadcasting is the distribution of audio and/or video signals which transmit programs to an audience. ... This article is about the American ESPN show. ... FANatic was an American TV show that was shown on the MTV network in the late 1990s. ... is the 220th day of the year (221st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Daniel Patrick Pugh (born May 15, 1956), better known as Dan Patrick, is an American sportscaster from Mason, Ohio. ... On September 7, 2004, ESPN celebrated its 25th anniversary. ... Casey McCall (born 1965) is one of the lead characters of the ABC dramedy Sports Night which lasted from 1998 until 2000. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... This article is about the American television series. ...


In 1996 Kilborn became host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central. In a 1997 interview with Esquire, Kilborn made sexually explicit comments about some of his female coworkers. He also described Daily Show creator and executive producer Lizz Winstead as "an emotional bitch who over-reacts to him."[1] Kilborn was suspended for a week for his comments, and Winstead later quit the show.[2] Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... Comedy Central is an American cable television and satellite television channel in the United States. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... August 2005 issue of Esquire Esquire is a mens magazine by the Hearst Corporation. ... Sexually explicit material (video, photography, creative writing) presents sexual content without deliberately obscuring or censoring it. ... Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart on the set of The Daily Show The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, also known as TDS to fans and staffers) is a half-hour satirical fake news program produced by and run on the Comedy Central cable television network in... The creator god is the divine being that created the universe, according to various traditions and faiths. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Lizz Winstead (born August 5, 1961) is a Minnesota-born comedian who was co-creator of The Daily Show along with Madeleine Smithberg, and served as head writer. ...


Kilborn hosted The Daily Show for two seasons before leaving the show to host a new CBS talk show The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, produced by David Letterman's production company World Wide Pants, to run after The Late Show with David Letterman. His last Daily Show episode aired on December 17, 1998. On January 11, 1999 Jon Stewart replaced Kilborn as host. The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... CBS Broadcasting, Inc. ... A talk show (U.S.) or chat show (Brit. ... Another program called The Late Late Show is Irelands longest-running TV chat show. ... David Michael Letterman (born April 12, 1947, in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA) is an award-winning American comedian, late night talk show host, television producer, philanthropist, and IRL IndyCar Series car owner. ... Production company refers to a company responsible for the development and physical production of performing arts, film, radio or a television program. ... Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... Not to be confused with John Stewart or John Stuart. ...


Kilborn hosted The Late Late Show for five years, changing the format to appeal to a younger audience. In August 2004 he elected not to extend his contract, stating "I simply want to try something new. I can now focus on writing and producing different television projects I haven't had time for."[3] Kilborn made his motion picture acting debut with a small role in Old School. In 2006, he appeared in three motion pictures: The Shaggy Dog, The Benchwarmers, Full of It, and "Cursed". August 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: August 2004 in sports Deaths in August 2004 • 30 Fred Whipple • 26 Laura Branigan • 24 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross • 18 Elmer Bernstein • 15 Amarsinh Chaudhary • 14 CzesÅ‚aw MiÅ‚osz • 13 Julia Child • 8... A function is part of an answer to a question about why some object or process occurred in a system that evolved or was designed with some goal. ... Old School is a comedy motion picture released by DreamWorks SKG in 2003, about three thirty-somethings who seek to re-live their college days by starting a fraternity, and the tribulations they encounter in doing so. ... The Shaggy Dog is a very loose remake of the 1959 film, The Shaggy Dog, in which a human unwillingly turns into a dog at random intervals. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Full of It is a 2007 comedy film directed by Christian Charles. ...


Broadcast career highlights

Some of Craig's more popular segments on the Late Late Show included Five Questions, To Blank with Love, Recreation of a Press photo and Yambo the brain teasing game of skill and intelligence. Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... This section may require cleanup to meet Wikipedias quality standards. ... The Continental Basketball Association (CBA) is a professional mens basketball league in the United States. ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... KCBA is a FOX affiliate for the Salinas/Monterey/Santa Cruz, CA Market. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the American ESPN show. ... ESPN/ESPN-DT, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an [[United States|Amer<nowiki>Insert non-formatted text here--68. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... Comedy Central is an American cable television and satellite television channel in the United States. ... This article is about the year. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Another program called The Late Late Show is Irelands longest-running TV chat show. ...


One of his most popular recurring characters include Sebastian the Asexual Icon, an androgynous character loosely based on Morrissey, the former lead singer of The Smiths. For other uses, see Morrissey (disambiguation). ...


He also provided the voice of Captain Kirk for various commercials on G4TV. Captain James T. Kirk James Tiberius Kirk, a fictional character in the Star Trek television series, was the captain of the starship Enterprise (NCC-1701 and NCC-1701-A). ... G4 was a cable television channel devoted to the world of video games and the people who play them. ...


References

  1. ^ IMDB (1997-12-16). News for Craig Kilborn. Retrieved on 2007-02-15.
  2. ^ David Lee Simmons (2003-04-01). Fear of Self-Loathing in Los Angeles. Retrieved on 2006-12-09.
  3. ^ Lia Haberman (2004-08-13). Craig Kilborn Signs Off. Archived from the original on 2006-05-29.

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Preceded by
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Host of The Daily Show
1996 – 1998
Succeeded by
Jon Stewart
Preceded by
Tom Snyder
Host of The Late Late Show
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Craig Ferguson
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Craig Kilborn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (420 words)
Craig Kilborn (born August 24, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American comedian and former talk show host.
Kilborn's last Daily Show episode was on December 17, 1998, and featured Richard Lewis as the final guest.
Kilborn, who has never married, revealed in a 1998 TV Guide interview that he had a son who was born in 1987 from a previous relationship, but he declined to identify the child's mother.
The Late Late Show (CBS TV series) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1305 words)
However, his replacement Craig Kilborn was still working out the kinks in the new show's format, so the 62-year-old Snyder amiably agreed to 'help out the new guy' by filling in for another week before leaving the show.
Craig Kilborn took over in March 1999, leaving The Daily Show to become the new Late Late Show host.
Kilborn left the program on August 27, 2004, following negotiations which ended unexpectedly when he opted not to renew his contract.
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