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Fred Silverman – Visionary Television Executive/Producer Responsible for "The Love Boat", "The Jeffersons" & More – Passes Away, Age 82

Along with making the miniseries a staple of the network's programming cycle with Roots, he also help usher in series such as The Love Boat, Laverne & Shirley, Three’s Company, The Bionic Woman, and Good Morning America.https://youtu.be/pThIeuKD6uM● Silverman's highlights as president of NBC include shows like Hill Street Blues, The Facts of Life, Diff’rent Strokes, and[...]

David Letterman Returning for Second Season of Talk on Netflix

David Letterman Returning for Second Season of Talk on Netflix

I found the first season of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman to be pretty fascinating, not just for helping me realize how much I missed Letterman in my daily media diet, but for the easy, informative manner in which he conducts long form interviews.[caption id="attachment_1032494" align="aligncenter" width="600"] //Credit: Netflix[/caption]After watching David Letterman[...]

Borat, "Bucky Cap," Curry, KISS, and More! (BC's Late-Night Rewind)

Direct from our home office in Austin, Texas, it's a look back at the week that was in late-night we call affectionately enough… BC's Late-Night Rewind! Election coverage and politics dominated this week, with our list reflecting that. Here's hoping this upcoming week will be back to our usual celebrity interviews, Jimmy Fallon playing children's […]

President Barack Obama on Staying in the Pocket and No Karate Kicks

David Letterman returns to interviewing guests starting Friday in the new Netflix series, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman The long time late night host pulled a pretty good guest for his debut, the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama.The former commander-in-chief responds to a photo of himself and his daughter[...]

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David Letterman Returns to Talk Shows with Netflix

David Letterman was a consistent presence on late night television for 23 years Starting off on NBC with Late Night with David Letterman in 1982, he followed the Tonight Show for 11 years When he was passed over to replace Johnny Carson for Jay Leno, Letterman headed to CBS and founded the Late Show with[...]

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David Letterman Returning With A Netflix Talk Show

That's right, David Letterman is getting his own show again on everybody's favorite binge-watching machine.David Letterman, for the two or three people who are reading this who don't know who that guy is, was the former host of Late Night and The Late Show for NBC and CBS respectively He spent 33 years in the business, doing 6,028 shows[...]

That Time David Letterman Was In An Avengers Comic

Tonight is David Letterman's last night hosting his show, which seems like a good time to remember when Letterman made an appearance in a Marvel Comic as himself It was in the pages of Avengers #239 in 1983 and it was part of what was known as "Assistant Editor's Month" Letterman had only been on[...]

Duchovny Confirms Skinner And Cigarette-Smoking Man Back For X-Files

Californication actor David Duchovny was on David Letterman last night to talk about his new series Aquarius and plug his alt-rock album Hell Or Highwater when the two David's started talking about the rumored return of the X-Files Duchovny confirmed that he and Gillian Anderson would be returning along with Mitch Pelligi (Walter Skinner) and[...]

Charlie Cox Visits Letterman To Talk About Marvel's Daredevil

An under-the-weather Charlie Cox made a visit to the Late Show with David Letterman to talk about the upcoming Netflix series Marvel's Daredevil Cox admitted that he had a bit of food poisoning from some dodgy prosciutto from the hotel mini-fridge and he would have cancelled his appearance if David Letterman was not retiring soon.He[...]

Letterman To Take Final Bow In May

David Letterman has announced that his final night on the Late Show will be May 20th The comedian has been a late night host for longer than anyone, having lasted 32 years (10 on NBC and 22 on CBS) Letterman surprised viewers on April 3rd when he announced his retirement and CBS found his replacement[...]

Michael Douglas and David Letterman Talk Ant-Man and Comic Con

Last night actor Michael Douglas was a guest on the David Letterman show and was asked about his upcoming role in Marvel's Ant-Man Douglas, who is set to play Hank Pym, admitted he wasn't really a comic book guy and that he's afraid to speak too much about the movie for fear of getting a[...]

Stephen Colbert Tapped To Replace David Letterman

When last week David Letterman announced his pending retirement from CBS's The Late Show, speculation ran rampant on possible replacements but I can honestly say I didn't see this one coming...CBS has announced just minutes ago that Stephen Colbert - host, writer and executive producer of The Colbert Report - will be the new host[...]

David Letterman Has Announced His Retirement From The Late Show In 2015

David Letterman can tell this story better than me, so I'll let him do just that.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9eYkpgeeI8[/youtube]Only the good retire young The sentiment behind which made more sense before Jay Leno had actually, finally chucked off. David Letterman can tell this story better than me, so I'll let him do just that.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9eYkpgeeI8[/youtube]Only the good retire young[...]

Letterman To Spoil Dark Knight Rises Tonight? – UPDATED

As several of you have told me in the last hour or so, David Letterman spoiled the ending of The Dark Knight Rises during the recording of tonight's episode.His comments apparently came during his interview with Anne Hathaway, which may make it harder for them to be edited out before broadcast There's always a way.Cynically,[...]

Sunday Trending Topics: Total Protonic Reversal

Well… maybe partial protonic reversal, or at the very least, all hope for Ghostbusters as we know it not stopping instantaneously. As Brendon says: Murray certainly sounds bored and even tired, but you could read it that he's going to keep trying, reading the scripts, giving it a look-in, and if ever a screenplay passes muster, […]

Video: Bill Murray Tells Letterman "We'll Try Again" For Ghostbusters 3

He's turned down the recent script, effectively killing it.But that's not necessarily the very end of the story.David Letterman had Murray as a guest this week, and in this video (thanks to Screencrush for the embed) you can see them discuss Murray's films, ending with some chat about the prospective threequel. It's got to be really[...]

A Second Clip From The Avengers – Maria Hill And Nick Fury

Cobie Smulders was a guest with David Letterman last night (tonight? I'm in England, and therefore confused - read that how you will) and her interview gave way to a new clip from The Avengers It didn't take long to surface on YouTube, of course.Wow - that's some curiously heavy dialogue in the middle there[...]

So Letterman Did Know Joaquin Phoenix Was Faking It

This story lay dormant on the internet for a couple of weeks, before being roused today in light of Casey Affleck's recent confession, but according to Letterman writer Bill Scheft, the chat show host knew full well that Joaquin was faking his descent into rag-tag delusion for the documentary film I'm Still Here. Here's an […]

Casey Affleck Admits That Joaquin Phoenix Was Faking It For I'm Still Here

In truth, these were: Shot in Hawaii with actors, then run back and forth on top of an old videocassette recording of Paris, Texas to degrade the images. But according to Affleck, when Phoenix guested on David Letterman's chat show, the host had no idea that he was being tricked This puts a whole new spin on[...]