Check Out the Awesome First Two Weeks of Guests For 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert'

In just one week from today, the world will be brought under the veil of Stephen Colbert's take on The Late Show, taking over for David Letterman, who left the show in May. We've seen bits and pieces, but now we've got a first look at the first two weeks of guests. Gotta say, they're pretty damn awesome.

Week 1:

  • September 8: 
    George Clooney, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush
    Musical performance: Jon Batiste and Stay Human

  • September 9: 
    Scarlett Johansson, SpaceX and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk
    Musical performance: Kendrick Lamar

  • September 10: 
    Uber CEO Travis Kalanick
    Musical performance: Toby Keith

  • September 11:
    Amy Schumer, Stephen King
    Musical performance: Troubled Waters

Week 2:

  • September 14: 
    Emily Blunt; Justice Stephen Breyer; musical performance by The Dead Weather

  • September 15:
    Jake Gyllenhaal; Musical performance by Run the Jewels with TV on the Radio
  • September 16:
    Kevin Spacey; Carol Burnett with Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer of Broad City; musical performance and interview with Willie Nelson
  • September 17:
    Naomi Watts; United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon
  • September 18:
    Lupita Nyong'o; Sen. Bernie Sanders; interview with and performance by An American in Paris' Chrisopher Wheeldon, Robert Fairchild, and Leanne Cope

Are you guys excited for The Late Show? Then let us know in those comments!