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The Late Show With David Letterman

  1. ‘Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night’ Is an Intimate Portrait and […]During his time on air, David Letterman was aware that he was comedy establishment, but this knowledge fueled him, becoming fodder to satirize […]
  2. r.i.p.
    Dorothy Mengering, David Letterman’s Mom and Late Show Regular, Dead at 95Mengering was the Late Show’s Winter Olympics correspondent and would appear via satellite to show off her homemade pies.
  3. Five of David Letterman’s Best Late Night Donald Trump Takedowns Each time Donald Trump appeared on a late night show during his presidential campaign he often left unscathed. Stephen Colbert made a […]
  4. david letterman
    David Letterman on Trump, Women Late-Night Hosts“You’ve got two Jimmies and a Stephen, I don’t know.”
  5. farewells
    David Letterman Says Good-bye in True David Letterman Fashion Unsentimental but funny. Definitely funny.
  6. letterman
    Watch the Foo Fighters Play Letterman OffFor his final show, David Letterman called in his favorite band (Foo Fighters) to play his favorite song (“Everlong”).
  7. disruptors
    How David Letterman Disrupted TelevisionWith all due respect to Mad Men, tonight’s departure of David Letterman from late night actually is the end of an era in television.
  8. fond farewells
    Howard Stern Tried to Give David Letterman a Kiss for the RoadNo means no?
  9. last night on late night
    Martin Short Sings a Tribute to LettermanSo many tributes to be sung, so little time.
  10. Aasif Mandvi Tells David Letterman About His New Web Series ‘Halal in the […]Here’s a clip from Aasif Mandvi’s visit to last night’s Late Show, where he talks about growing up in Florida, interviewing a bunch of […]
  11. Watch a Very Special ‘Billy on the Street’ with David LettermanBilly Eichner was a guest on Late Show last night, and he paid tribute to Letterman’s long late night career in the best possible way – a […]
  12. billy on the street
    Billy Eichner and Dave Letterman Yell at New Yorkers About The Late Show“Should Dave do a podcast?” 
  13. the second comedy boom
    The Letterman Years: Behind the ScenesSteven Tyler has a tantrum; Al Gore has to pee.
  14. last night on late night
    Will Ferrell Did Harry Caray Last NightCubs win! We all win!
  15. last night on late night
    Will Smith Got Jiggy With It on LettermanOnly Will Smith can pull off a song that silly.
  16. last night on late night
    Louis C.K. Thinks It’s Hilarious That the Patriots Deflated BallsHe is correct.
  17. last night on late night
    Future Broadway Star Larry David Hates the Theater, Likes Hotel SexHe really doesn’t want to do that Broadway show of his.
  18. endings
    David Letterman’s Final Episode SetHis last show will be on a Wednesday.
  19. last night on late night
    Jennifer Lawrence Goes Full Jennifer Lawrence on LettermanShe does it all: sings terribly, curses, talks about stomach problems, walks out.
  20. last night on late night
    Amy Schumer Quit Drinking for David LettermanFor a week.
  21. last night on late night
    Jim Carrey Tested David Letterman for EbolaHe’s taking precautions.
  22. you're fired
    Letterman’s Cue-Card Guy Was Fired After Assaulting a Staff WriterHe also called Letterman a “motherf*cker.”
  23. last night on late night
    Aziz Ansari Explains His Feminism With the Help of Beyoncé and Jay Z“You’re a feminist if … you’re not like, ‘I think Beyoncé deserves 23 percent less money than Jay Z.’”
  24. What’s on TV This Week: Loads of Comedians on Late NightThis week Chris Pratt takes to the late night circuit to promote Guardians of the Galaxy, which opens on Friday – he’ll be appearing on both […]
  25. Sarah Silverman and Letterman Talk About Her Textbook-Level OffensivenessOn last night’s Late Show, Letterman asked guest Sarah Silverman about a strange recent discovery she made on Twitter that she’s used in […]
  26. Watch Carmen Lynch’s Second Standup Appearance on ‘Late Show’Standup Carmen Lynch returned to Late Show with David Letterman for the second time last week, covering everything from having two short […]
  27. late shifting
    Watch Jon Stewart Play Tribute to Colbert“We would send him to the field, usually with some type of fruit, and see where the day took us.”
  28. Matt Damon Gets Caught in the Middle of the Clooney vs. Fey/Poehler Prank […] When Tina Fey and Amy Poehler ragged on George Clooney at this year’s Golden Globes, they were signing up to be the known prankster’s newest […]
  29. Watch Bill Murray Audition for ‘Peter Pan Live’ and Shave His Beard on […] Bill Murray was a guest on Friday’s Late Show, where he made a very impressive entrance/audition as Peter Pan in anticipation of NBC’s next […]
  30. B.J. Novak Talks About His Museum Prank Days on ‘Late Show’ Leave it to a Massachusetts boy like B.J. Novak to prank ancient Chinese art exhibits for fun as a 17-year-old. Aren’t most kids that age busy […]
  31. Louis C.K. Announced on ‘Letterman’ He’s Putting His First Movie Online […] Last night, Louis C.K. paid Letterman – who wasn’t very happy with C.K.’s clothing choices – a visit to talk about his varied film roles, […]
  32. Watch Bill Cosby on Last Night’s ‘Letterman’ Bill Cosby was a guest on last night’s Late Show, and the comedy legend told the above story about going to see earlier comedy legend Jack […]
  33. Stephen Colbert Announces His ‘Hobbit’ Cameo, Does Some Foppish Dancing on […] Last night on Letterman, Stephen Colbert showed up dressed as a sockless dandy beggar (and undercover rich man, if you watched The Colbert […]
  34. last night on late night
    Josh Hutcherson Gushed Over Jennifer Lawrence on LettermanHe thinks she’s swell.
  35. last night on late night
    Watch Jennifer Lawrence Talk About Soiling Herself on LettermanShe thought she had an ulcer. She did not.
  36. Chris Elliott Made It to Letterman Last Night After Finishing the NYC […] Chris Elliott appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman last night, and since his career really began when he started writing and […]
  37. Rob Lowe Says He Plans to Return to ‘Parks and Rec’ as a Guest Star Rob Lowe stopped by The Late Show with David Letterman last night, and Letterman couldn’t wait to ask him about his decision to leave Parks […]
  38. Simon Amstell Did His First US Late Night Spot on Letterman British comic Simon Amstell has been visiting the US again, and he swung by The Late Show with David Letterman on Friday to talk about, as […]
  39. David Letterman Really Thinks Seth Meyers Should Host ‘The Tomorrow Show’ Future Late Night host Seth Meyers stopped by former Late Night host David Letterman’s show last night, and they chatted about Seth’s upcoming […]
  40. ‘Late Show with David Letterman’s Most Memorable Moments, Year by YearAfter NBC chose Jay Leno to become the new host of The Tonight Show, David Letterman launched Late Show with David Letterman on August 30, […]
  41. look of the day
    Tina Fey Is All About Being Business-GlamProfessionalism meets sophistication.
  42. Marc Maron Was on Both Letterman and Ferguson Last Night, Somehow Marc Maron pulled off a rare feat in late night last night: he appeared on a guest on both of CBS’s late night shows, with both David […]
  43. Looking Back at Bill Murray’s Best Appearances on LettermanBill Murray was the first ever guest on Late Night with David Letterman back in 1982, and over the past 31 years, Murray has been one of Dave’s […]
  44. Does Doing Standup on a Late Night Show Still Matter?Late night shows have always been more than just variety programs. There were cultural touchstones, broad shared places for topical comedy and […]
  45. David Letterman Probably Likes David Letterman Less Than You DoOnce, when Terri Garr was a guest on Late Night with David Letterman, she tried to make small talk with her host during a commercial break. The […]
  46. last night on late night
    Lots of Underhanded Blows From David Letterman to Kim KardashianPlus: Marion Cotillard’s strange photo shoot with the Nutcracker took her by surprise, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  47. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Jeff Bridges Led a Zen SessionPlus: Jay Leno helped Emma Stone’s New Year’s resolution to dance more come true, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  48. ends of eras
    Paul Shaffer Admits Late Show Will End SomedayIt’s true, everyone.
  49. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Max Greenfield Has Had Terrible Luck With BirdsPlus: Connie Britton on why demon babies are the cutest, and more in our daily late-night roundup.
  50. President Obama to Appear on ‘Letterman’ Next TuesdayPresident Obama will be on Late Show with David Letterman next Tuesday, September 18. This will be his second time since he became president […]
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