Members of a manufacturing crew working for the Late Present with Stephen Colbert had been arrested on Thursday night time at a US Capitol workplace constructing after taping a sketch involving Triumph the Insult Comedian Canine. 9 people — together with Triumph creator Robert Smigel — had been charged with illegal entry.
In keeping with CBS (by way of The Hollywood Reporter), the manufacturing crew was on-site on the Capitol on June fifteenth and sixteenth recording approved and pre-arranged interviews with members of Congress. “After leaving the members’ workplaces on their final interview of the day, the manufacturing staff stayed to movie stand-ups and different closing comedy components within the halls once they had been detained by Capitol Police,” CBS mentioned in a press release.
In their very own assertion, the US Capitol Police mentioned that on the time of the arrest “the constructing was closed to guests, and these people had been decided to be part of a bunch that had been directed by the USCP to go away the constructing earlier within the day.”
“That is an energetic prison investigation, and will end in extra prison fees after session with the U.S. Legal professional,” the USCP added.
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