Stephen Colbert Mocks Prince Harry’s Confessions Before Interview

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Only a style of what’s to come back. Stephen Colbert poked enjoyable at Prince Harry only one evening earlier than welcoming the Duke of Sussex to his late-night discuss present.

“I’ve learn the e-book — it’s very pleasant, fairly emotional, fairly revealing. I’m going to have a lot to speak about with His Harryness,” the host, 58, stated on the Monday, January 9, episode of The Late Present With Stephen Colbert.

He defined that the army veteran, 38, might be there on Tuesday, January 10, to advertise his debut memoir, Spare, on Tuesday. Colbert quipped that the tome, which hit bookshelves on Tuesday, is “additionally out there on audiobook and [on] a commemorative plate.”

The comic confirmed a clip of Harry chatting with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes, which aired on Sunday, January 8. The Invictus Video games founder recalled how Prince William stated they had been to fake as in the event that they didn’t know one another whereas in school.

“Nicely, that’s heartbreaking. I imply, to be rejected by his older brother in school, although that magic hat sorted them into the identical home,” Colbert stated, referring the sorting hat within the Harry Potter franchise. “What do you suppose? Hufflepuff? Hufflepuff? Gryffindor? I’m undecided.”

The Every day Present alum additionally referenced a clip the place Harry the passage about his brother William’s receding hairline. Harry wrote: “[I] checked out [William], perhaps for the primary time since we had been boys,” and noticed his “alarming baldness.” The U.Ok. native additionally claimed that his sibling’s hair loss “superior” far more than his personal and advised that the Duke of Cambridge’s resemblance to their late mom, Princess Diana, was “fading with time.”

Within the 60 Minutes interview, Cooper, 55, remarked, “That’s fairly chopping.” Harry disagreed, stating, “I don’t suppose it’s chopping in any respect.”

In reference to the clip, Colbert quipped: “No — ’trigger William’s so bald, he doesn’t want any chopping — am I proper? Am I proper, Harry?”

He approached the digital camera for a excessive 5. “Up prime, child. Don’t depart me within the Tower of London up right here. Tune in tomorrow to see if he leaves me hanging,” Colbert stated.

The Prince of Wales, 40, has but to touch upon the claims made in Spare, and Harry revealed to Cooper on Sunday that he’s “not in contact” together with his brother.

He added: “However I sit up for — I sit up for us with the ability to discover peace.”

Prince Harry’s interview on The Late Present With Stephen Colbert is ready to air on CBS Tuesday at 11:35 p.m. ET.