MPACT program director Lance Sottile said,
"We're really happy that Stephen could fill in for Michelle and Kaye Lani on their own show."
“I’m so grateful to the people of Monroe, Michigan and the whole crew at MPACT Studios. I’d especially like to thank local performer Marshall Mathers. That man is poised for a breakout. He just needs a good stage name. I’m thinking ‘MarshMat.’”
Colbert must be getting some practice in before his September 8th debut as the new talk show host of the Late Show on CBS.
Watch the full show below. Skip to the 22 minute mark to pick up with Eminem's segment.