via press release:
STEPHEN COLBERT TO INTERVIEW FORMER PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON
AND HOST THE CLOSING SESSION OF THE CLINTON GLOBAL INITIATIVE UNIVERSITY
ON SATURDAY, APRIL 6 AT WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS
Interview to Tape and Air as Part of a Special CGI U Episode on "The"
During the Week of April 8 Marking the First Time President Clinton will Appear on the Show
For more information on CGI U or the CGI University Network visit cgiu.org
NEW YORK, March 25, 2013 – For the first time, Stephen Colbert will interview former President Bill Clinton and host the closing session of the sixth annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) on Saturday, April 6. The closing session will also feature the interview with President Clinton taped before an audience of 1,000 CGI U students to air in a special CGI U-themed episode of COMEDY CENTRAL’s “The Colbert Report” during the week of April 8. It will mark President Clinton’s first appearance on the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning series.
Said Colbert, “I am thrilled and honored to be interviewing President Clinton, and I assume he is aware this is happening.”