Adrianne Tolsch, a pioneering figure among female stand-up comics, a Broadway performer and the wife of former Late Show With David Letterman writer Bill Scheft, died today at her home in New York City. She was 78 and succumbed to esophageal cancer. Scheft broke the news to friends on his Twitter page. Gone to heaven, 5:45 this morning. Show More Summary
Two towering titans of comedy, retired talk show host David Letterman and 30 Rock and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt creator Tina Fey, met recently at a posh Manhattan restaurant for a rare one-on-one interview. Nominally, the reason forShow More Summary
Tina Fey has been thinking a lot about dignity in the face of Donald Trump's presidential election victory. Fey spoke with retired late-night host David Letterman for a wide-ranging interview in honor of the Hollywood Reporter awarding...Show More Summary
Tina Fey appears on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter's 2016 Women in Entertainment Power 100 issue, and none other than David Letterman has the interview with her. Neither Fey nor Letterman is onscreen any longer on a nightly nor weekly basis to talk and joke us through the world's often-crazy headlines, so when they sat […]
In a long interview for The Hollywood Reporter — conducted by his excellence David Letterman — Tina Fey put forth some useful pointers for artists in the age of Trump, advice that basically boils down to: Don’t be Leni Riefenstahl. The interview begins with both parties acknowledging their mutual feelings of anxiety and apprehension post-election, which leads […]
President-elect Donald Trump, who on Tuesday suggested jailing or stripping the citizenship of those who burn the American flag, offered a different view less than six months before joining the presidential race. During a Jan. 8, 2015, appearance on CBS’s “The Late Show,” Trump told then-host David Letterman that he was “100 percent right” when […]
David Letterman had his memorable moments manning the drive-thru line at Taco Bell, and this past weekend, to prepare for Thanksgiving 2016, his successor at The Late Show, Stephen Colbert, tried his hands at answering phone calls from actual customers to the Butterball turkey talk line. How'd he do? Let's go to the phone lines! […]
David Letterman couldn't get enough Miku in his life, and we all can't either, it seems. Sega has announced that Hatsune Miku: Project Diva Future Tone is coming west -- a PSN exclusive that will feature "more than 200 songs" to perform. Show More Summary
Welcome to Random Roles, wherein we talk to actors about the characters who defined their careers. The catch: They don’t know beforehand what roles we’ll ask them to talk about. The actor: Jimmi Simpson has been appearing in projects...Show More Summary
Today we celebrate the 70th birthday of a makeup effects legend. There are a small handful of artists who forever changed the face of the horror genre, and Tom Savini is undoubtedly one of them. When it comes to gory practical effects, nobody did it better than Savini, and his gruesome contributions to films like […]
National Geographic focuses on climate change through a documentary featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and a series taking David Letterman to India's unlit slums.
Pee-wee's sage trick-or-treating advice: "Don't eat any apples you can shave with." (/r/obscuremedia, thanks UPSO!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8dHJrEig5k
SUNDAY A bushy-bearded David Letterman helps raise awareness about climate change in the return of the docu-series “Years of Living Dangerously.” Then Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio does likewise in the documentary “Before the Flood.” 8 and 9 p.m. National Geographic Channel They’re down to their...
David Letterman, Paul Shaffer & Dan Aykroyd Honor Bill Murray On PBS!! Michael Moore & Chelsea Handler On MAHER!! Friday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN PBS airs Friday “Bill Murray: The Mark Twain Prize,” an event recorded Sunday at The John F. Show More Summary
Another woman says Trump sexually assaulted her. Ninni Laaksonen told a local newspaper in her home country of Finland that the real estate mogul grabbed her rear-end prior to a taping of Late Night with David Letterman in 2006. Laaksonen had been crowned Miss Finland that year and was accompanying Trump, along with three other [...]
Kevin Curran, longtime writer-producer for The Simpsons and an alum of Late Night With David Letterman and Married... With Children, died yesterday at his Los Angeles home after a long illness. His death was confirmed by Antonia Coffman, publicist for The Simpsons. Show More Summary
Kevin Curran, a veteran TV comedy writer-producer who won six Emmys as part of the staffs of The Simpsons and Late Night With David Letterman, died today at his Los Angeles home after a lengthy illness. He was 59. Simpsons showrunner...Show More Summary
A former television producer who admitted to attempting to blackmail David Letterman is helping the Donald Trump campaign dig up possible wrongdoing by Democratic operatives. Robert “Joe” Halderman, who served four months in jail after pleading guilty to second-degree felony charges of grand...
And conservatives give him credibility. ThinkProgress has learned that O’Keefe is not the only convicted criminal working at Project Veritas. The tax-exempt organizations are also home to Robert “Joe” Halderman, a former television producer best known for attempting to blackmail David Letterman. Halderman served four months in jail at Rikers Island after pleading guilty to [...]
In an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, it was David Letterman who provided the most touching moment as Murray was honored with the nation's … Click to Continue »