After doling out panini sandwiches outside of the Late Show with David Letterman and being a lousy bartender, Fredrik Eklund, an arrival from Sweden in 2003, thought he would give real estate a try...
POTUS goes out in style, with David Letterman in a sweater and rumored performances by Solange and Pharrell.
Prez Obama had pretty much every big star who gave him mad support over at his crib Friday night, and it looked super cool. The guest list pretty much says it all... David Letterman, Paul McCartney, John Legend & Chrissy Teigen, Robert De…
As part of new album from the former Late Show with David Letterman band leader.
Paul Shaffer, the longtime David Letterman bandleader, is getting ready to put out a new album with his band, which he's seriously calling the World's Most Dangerous Band. The LP features collaborations with a truly bizarre array of guests: Bill Murray, Shaggy, Darius Rucker. And as Pitchfork points out, Jenny Lewis also stops by to…
On March 17, former “Late Night With David Letterman” musical director Paul Shaffer will release a new self-titled album with the World’s Most Dangerous Band (via Sire Records). The record features collaborations with Bill Murray, Shaggy, Darius Rucker, and more. Show More Summary
David Letterman is most known as longtime talk show host, but he also appeared in a few acting roles during his career including this clip from the 1979 Mork & Mindy episode “Mork Goes Erk” where he played the leader of an authoritarian self-help group. via Pat Kiernan Related Laughing Squid PostsDavid Letterman NBC Years […]
In November 1998, George Michael appeared on “Late Show With David Letterman” to promote his new greatest-hits collection — and to publicly address his arrest earlier that year for lewd conduct in a Beverly Hills restroom. The English pop star, pressed to explain what happened at Will Rogers Memorial...
"It just feels right"
Jason Zinoman is the comedy critic for The New York Times, and has written a new book about David Letterman which will come out April 2017 (pre-order Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night now!). But first, Zinoman joined me once again to close the book on 2016. Who was the Most Valuable Performer in comedy in […]
Thanks to The View, Darlene Love's "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" has a new home. For 28 years, Love performed her signature holiday hit on CBS' The Late Show. David...
Late Night with Seth Meyers debuted on Feb. 24, 2014, but the Meyers edition of NBC's late-late talk show -- following in the footsteps of David Letterman, Conan O'Brien and Jimmy Fallon -- didn't start to find its own footing until he first ditched the stand-up monologue to open the show from behind his desk […]
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