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David Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers days after doomed interview with CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield (Video)

David Letterman walks out on Joan Rivers days after doomed interview with CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield (Video)

By | July 9, 2014 at 12:22 pm | One comment

After Joan Rivers walked out on her CNN interview with host Fredricka Whitfield, viewers accused the iconic comedian of pulling a PR stunt to further promote her new book Diary of a Mad Diva. Rivers, of course, denied those allegations, saying, “I do not do, and never have...

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Dave Chappelle opens up to David Letterman about quitting Chappelle’s Show (Video)

Dave Chappelle opens up to David Letterman about quitting Chappelle’s Show (Video)

By | June 11, 2014 at 10:15 am | One comment

Dave Chappelle opened up about quitting Chappelle’s Show on Comedy Central during an interview with David Letterman on Late Show. Chappelle’s visit was a rare one indeed; in fact, it was the first time Letterman interviewed the comedian in 10 years. We posted a preview of...

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Dave Chappelle tells David Letterman he never quit ‘Chappelle’s Show’ (Video)

Dave Chappelle tells David Letterman he never quit ‘Chappelle’s Show’ (Video)

By | June 10, 2014 at 9:02 pm | No comments

In a very rare television appearance Dave Chappelle, who has a string of huge live dates coming up at Radio City Music Hall in New York, tells David Letterman on tonight's Late Show that he technically never quit Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show all those years ago. "Here it...

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Chelsea Handler reveals ‘Chelsea Lately’ finale date, but will she ever do late night again?

Chelsea Handler reveals ‘Chelsea Lately’ finale date, but will she ever do late night again?

By | May 29, 2014 at 10:37 am | No comments

Last month, Chelsea Handler announced on Conan that she would be ending her long-running late-night series Chelsea Lately on E!. Her contract with the entertainment network would have kept her there through the end of this year. However, E! issued a release announcing that the...

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Craig Ferguson leaving Late Late Show: What does it mean for Chelsea Handler, Conan O’Brien and the rest of the late night television landscape?

Craig Ferguson leaving Late Late Show: What does it mean for Chelsea Handler, Conan O’Brien and the rest of the late night television landscape?

By | April 29, 2014 at 12:59 pm | One comment

Well, this was inevitable. Craig Ferguson will leave Late Late Show when his contract with CBS expires at the end of this year. Ferguson, who succeeded Craig Kilborn on Late Late Show in 2005, announced to his studio audience, "CBS and I are not getting divorced, we are...

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Stephen Colbert’s imminent Comedy Central departure addressed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

Stephen Colbert’s imminent Comedy Central departure addressed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

By | April 25, 2014 at 11:15 am | No comments

Stephen Colbert the man is posed to take over Late Show hosting duties when David Letterman steps down some time in 2015. But Stephen Colbert the conservative late night pundit has other plans. The Colbert Report host stopped by his Comedy Central lead-in The Daily Show with Jon...

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Stephen Colbert’s Cocktails For Santa Top Ten List  on Late Show with David Letterman hilarious

Stephen Colbert’s Cocktails For Santa Top Ten List on Late Show with David Letterman hilarious

By | April 23, 2014 at 10:28 am | One comment

Seventeen years ago, Stephen Colbert was “gainfully unemployed” as a struggling comedy writer, which is why he pitched a Top Ten list to David Letterman in an attempt to score a Late Show gig. Of course, since that time, he's hosted his own show for nearly nine years and is...

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Stephen Colbert tells David Letterman ‘I’m going to do whatever you’ve done on Late Show’ (Video)

Stephen Colbert tells David Letterman ‘I’m going to do whatever you’ve done on Late Show’ (Video)

By | April 22, 2014 at 6:42 pm | 2 comments

David Letterman welcomes Stephen Colbert on Late Show tonight, which would be cause for celebration on any normal day. But tonight is even more special, since it's Colbert's first time on Late Show with David Letterman since being announced as Letterman's replacement in 2015....

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Listen: 1981 David Letterman interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

Listen: 1981 David Letterman interview on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

By | April 4, 2014 at 4:43 pm | One comment

In light of David Letterman’s announcement last night that he will retire from Late Show in 2015 -- watch the video here -- the fine folks at NPR and Fresh Air with Terry Gross, unearthed this excellent interview with Letterman from 1981. The interview on Fresh Air went down...

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