Craig Kilborn

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Craig Kilborn is an American actor and talk show host. He was the original host of The Daily Show, a former anchor on ESPN's SportsCenter, and Tom Snyder's successor on CBS' The Late Late Show. On June 28, 2010, he launched The Kilborn File after a six-year absence from television. The Kilborn File aired on some Fox stations during a six-week trial run.… Read More

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1962 Birth Born on August 24, 1962.


1984 21 Years Old He earned a bachelor's degree in theater arts and media from Montana State in 1984. … Read More
1986 23 Years Old Prior to KCBA, Kilborn was the CBA Savannah Spirits's play-by-play radio commentator in 1986 and 1987.


1993 30 Years Old After several small jobs, Kilborn became an ESPN SportsCenter anchor from 1993 to 1996. … Read More
1996 33 Years Old In 1996, Kilborn became host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central. … Read More
1997 34 Years Old In a 1997 interview with Esquire, Kilborn made jokes regarding Daily Show co-creator and head writer Lizz Winstead, saying, "To be honest, Lizz does find me very attractive. … Read More
1998 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1998, CBS and David Letterman's production company, Worldwide Pants, selected Kilborn to replace Tom Snyder as host of The Late Late Show to run after Late Show with David Letterman.
1999 36 Years Old On January 11, 1999, Jon Stewart replaced Kilborn as host of The Daily Show. … Read More


2004 41 Years Old In August 2004, he elected not to extend his contract, referring to it as "early retirement."
In a 2010 interview with the Los Angeles Times Kilborn said "I didn't leave to do anything else, I left to leave. … Read More
2011 48 Years Old In 2011, Kilborn played the villain in an episode of the television show Chuck during its final season.


2013 50 Years Old Kilborn guest hosted The Artie Lange Show on November 6–8, 2013.
2016 53 Years Old He also appeared in a TV commercial for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese in 2016.
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