"Stephen Colbert is one of the most inventive and respected forces on television,” Leslie Moonves, president and CEO of CBS, said in a statement. “David Letterman’s legacy and accomplishments are an incredible source of pride for all of us here, and today’s announcement speaks to our commitment of upholding what he established for CBS in late night.”
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