Exclusive! Backstage at The Late Show with Jessie Mueller

Tony Awards   Exclusive! Backstage at The Late Show with Jessie Mueller
The Waitress star gives us a behind-the-scenes look at her appearance on Stephen Colbert’s Late Show!
We're next!
We're next!

On May 12, Jessie Mueller taped her appearance on The Later Show With Stephen Colbert in honor of her Tony nomination for her performance in this season’s Waitress. The Tony winner (for 2014’s Beautiful) gave us exclusive backstage access to her prep at the Ed Sullivan Theater. Follow her journey behind the scenes:

3:35 PM
We have arrived!

Jessie Mueller arrives at <i>The Late Show</i>
Jessie Mueller arrives at The Late Show

3:37 PM
Welcome to my dressing room (for the day)

Inside Jessie’s temporary dressing room
Inside Jessie’s temporary dressing room

3:47 PM
First things first: hair.

Hair care
Hair care

3:57 PM
We call this the ‘Trying to Get as Pretty as Ryan Gosling’ phase of the evening.

4:17 PM
Christie Lee—Makin‘ Make-up Magic. New show on TLC! (JK, but wouldn't that be a good name?)

Put on my makeup
Put on my makeup

5:37 PM
Sugar, butter...doughnuts!


5:44 PM
Almost up!

We&#39;re next!
We're next!

5:56 PM
Three best friends just hangin’ out with Colbert.

6:08 PM
Two more commercial segments to go so...#photo #shoot.

Backstage photoshoot
Backstage photoshoot

6:12 PM
And now an actual gorg shot.


6:14 PM
Heading out!

6:23 PM
On set!

6:23 PM
Pie talk

On with Stephen
On with Stephen

6:25 PM
We did it!!

Watch the full clip of Mueller’s visit to The Late Show!

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