Seeso Orders ‘There’s… Johnny!’ Series Set in 1972 from Paul Reiser
Paul Reiser is headed to Seeso with a brand new comedy. The streaming network announced today that it’s ordered an eight-episode series created by Paul Reiser and co-written with David Steven Simon called There’s… Johnny!, which will be set backstage at Johnny Carson’s Tonig... [Read More]
Seeso Orders ‘There’s… Johnny!’ Series Set in 1972 from Paul Reiser
Paul Reiser is headed to Seeso with a brand new comedy. The streaming network announced today that it’s ordered an eight-episode series created by Paul Reiser and co-written with David Steven Simon called There’s… Johnny!, which will be set backstage at Johnny Carson’s Tonig... [Read More]
Seeso Orders ‘There’s… Johnny!’ Series Set in 1972 from Paul Reiser
Paul Reiser is headed to Seeso with a brand new comedy. The streaming network announced today that it’s ordered an eight-episode series created by Paul Reiser and co-written with David Steven Simon called There’s… Johnny!, which will be set backstage at Johnny Carson’s Tonig... [Read More]
JoJo from ‘The Bachelorette’ Fills in for Kristen Wiig on ‘The Tonight Show’
Kristen Wiig has a pretty bad track record when it comes to all the Tonight Show interviews she’s ditched, but thanks to celebrities like Harry Styles, Khaleesi, and Peyton Manning, Jimmy Fallon has always managed to find someone to fill her interview slot at the last minute. Last night’... [Read More]
Paul Reiser Wants to Introduce Johnny Carson’s ‘Tonight Show’ to a New Generation
Paul Reiser is working on a mysterious new project in hopes of getting the younger generation into Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Reiser has teamed up with Carson Entertainment Group on a project that will include footage from Carson’s years as the hos... [Read More]
When Johnny Carson Opened Up, Briefly
To be a star in the world today is to make yourself available to outside eyes, constantly. One must maintain a social media presence, be open to press interviews and promotion for new projects, all while attempting to stay off of the gossip sites for the wrong reasons. But before this modern age, it... [Read More]
Johnny Carson-hosted “Tonight Show” is heading back to television
It’s been quite some time since The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson has been on television. Over 23 years to be exact. Well, it’s coming back to take on what seems to be an already crowded late night environment. The reruns will air on retro-themed channel Antenna TV. Starting Januar... [Read More]
The Johnny Carson Comeback Special That Never Was
by Ramsey Ess On Mark Malkoff’s wonderful Carson Podcast, several guests have been asked about why they believe that when Johnny said goodbye on May 22, 1992 he never returned to television in any substantial form. Several of them say that Johnny cited Bob Hope as the inspiration behind his de... [Read More]
Joan Rivers returns to The Tonight Show as a guest for first time since ban dating back to the 1980s
Joan Rivers made her Tonight Show debut with Johnny Carson on Feb. 17, 1965. Forty-nine years later to the day, Rivers appeared in the same NBC studio on the debut episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. In between, the highs of becoming Carson's permanent guest host in 1983, and the lows... [Read More]
R.I.P. David Brenner (1936-2014)
David Brenner died today in hospice with his family by his side. The stand-up comedian was 78. Richard Lewis, a longtime friend of Brenner's, said via Twitter today, "Brenner was a star. The king of 'hip, observational comedy.' Mentored me. He was family. This leaves an irreplaceable hole." "On... [Read More]