Updated: 20th February 2018

Watch Stephen Colbert And Steve Carell Be Funny Way Before Anyone Knew Who They Were

Before “The Colbert Report” and landing his new hosting gig on “The Late Show,” Steven Colbert was a young comedian trying make it in Hollywood. His big break hit in the summer of 1996 on the short-lived “Dana Carvey Show,” alongside other up and comers like Steve Carell and Louis CK.

With “The Late Show” starting soon, let’s take a look back at one of the earliest examples of Colbert’s comedy available online. “The Waiters, Who Are Nauseated By Food,” also featuring a young Steve Carell, showcases the brilliant comic timing and overarching silliness that has made Colbert a star in the years since. Almost 20 years after it aired, it’s amazing to see how far these stars have come. Sit back, enjoy, and don’t order the bread.

Read more: http://www.wimp.com/stephen-colbert-early-comedy-sketch-steve-carell/