This week in comedy: David Letterman ended his late night tenure
This week, a grand era in comedy ended. David Letterman hosted his final night of late night comedy television this past Wednesday, with many friends there to properly see him out. For instance: try not to get a little choked up while watching Norm MacDonald’s farewell to David Letterman and h... [Read More]
 
A Letterman Superfan Broke Down the 'Late Show' Finale Highlight Reel Frame by Frame
by Megh Wright At the end of Wednesday night's Late Show with David Letterman finale, the Foo Fighters closed out the show while a long photo and clip montage played featuring tons of memories from throughout Letterman's legendary run, most of which only appeared on the screen for a split second. Th... [Read More]
 
What’s more criminal? Throwing out David Letterman’s Late Show set, or dumpster-diving for it?
Some fans of David Letterman certainly were caught off guard Thursday when they saw construction crews ripping out the seats and the set from inside the Ed Sullivan Theatre and tossing it into dumpsters. Why wouldn't they sell the pieces at auction, as Stephen Colbert had with his Comedy Central stu... [Read More]
 
David Letterman’s TV finale montage, frame by frame
Did the six-minute finale montage at the end of Late Show with David Letterman -- expertly synchronized to a live performance of "Everlong" by Foo Fighters -- make you wish you could hit the pause button more than a few times while still listening to the song? Well, then, thank superfan Adam Nedeff ... [Read More]
 
David Letterman's 'Late Show' Set Is Already Getting Thrown in a Dumpster
by Megh Wright The Late Show with David Letterman finale ended less than 24 hours ago, but CBS is already hard at work moving most of the iconic late night set into its new home: a big dumpster outside the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York. According to the New York Post, crews began hauling off parts... [Read More]
 
Conan O'Brien and James Corden Pay Tribute to David Letterman
by Megh Wright While they both aired new episodes last night, late night hosts Conan O'Brien and James Corden dedicated moments of their shows to David Letterman, who made his Late Show farewell after 33 years as a television host. O'Brien devoted a portion of his monologue to Dave's influence on hi... [Read More]
 
Watch David Letterman Make His 'Late Show' Farewell
by Megh Wright After 33 years as a late night host, David Letterman ended a chapter of television history last night with his final Late Show episode. Check out Dave say thank you and good night to the audience for the last time above, then watch clips from the rest of the episode below, including t... [Read More]
 
Watch Jimmy Fallon’s tribute to David Letterman
Jimmy takes some time to pay tribute to Late Show host David Letterman and wish him well on his retirement. Tonight of course is the night Letterman signs off the air. Watch Jimmy Fallon’s tribute to David Letterman appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
 
Watch Jimmy Kimmel's Tearful, Heartfelt Tribute to David Letterman
by Adam Frucci Jimmy Kimmel grew up obsessed with David Letterman, and he says that he owes the man and his show his entire career. He's going to far as to run a rerun tonight so as to not compete with Dave's final show. Last night, Kimmel gave a heartfelt speech about just how much Letterman means... [Read More]
 
Seth Meyers Recreated Letterman's 'Late Night' Opening as a Tribute
by Adam Frucci With Letterman's last show happening tonight, the tributes are rolling in for the late night legend. Last night, Seth Meyers and his team showed their tribute: a faithful, shot-for-shot recreation of Letterman's original opening titles for his Late Night from way back in 1983. Check ... [Read More]