Amy Sedaris Updates David Letterman on Her Pet Rabbit Tina
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Late Show regular Amy Sedaris's visit with Letterman last night, in which she grills the late night host about his recent decision to get a second dog and updates him on her destructive rabbit Tina, who is apparently about the size of "an Italian meatloaf or maybe a... [Read More]
Sketch Anatomy: Matt Besser on His Favorite Andy Kaufman Late Night Appearances
by Megh Wright Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite comedy writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one from history they find particularly hilarious, notable, or underappreciated — to learn from a writer's perspective what separates ... [Read More]
James Corden Talks 'Late Late Show' with David Letterman
by Megh Wright Next year's new host of The Late Late Show James Corden was a guest on Friday's Late Show, where he told Letterman all about how it felt to get the gig and what his father thought once he told him about its 12:30am time slot. Watch more from the interview below: 0 Comments... [Read More]
James Corden makes first appearance on Late Show with David Letterman to talk Late Late Show
James Corden is taking over The Late Late Show in March 2015, but we haven't really seen much of him on American TV, much less CBS, until now. Corden makes his first sit-down with Late Show with David Letterman tonight, and Letterman has a decade of experience hosting a talk show at 12:30 a.m. Corde... [Read More]
Jeff Dunham with Walter on Late Show with David Letterman
Jeff Dunham showed up with his longtime dummy, Walter, on Friday night's Late Show with David Letterman, and Walter is as curmudgeonly as ever. Because if he weren't, Walter says Dunham's ventriloquist show "would really suck." And then you wouldn't get to hear these Kardashian jokes, Obama jokes, o... [Read More]
Steve Carell and David Letterman Talk Artificial Hips and Noses
by Megh Wright Steve Carell was a guest on last night's Late Show, where he had nothing but positive things to say about the artificial hip he got a year ago: "I love it. I'm so happy with my hip." Click through to watch Carell talk about another artificial body part he wore in Foxcatcher and how he... [Read More]
Amy Schumer Lures David Letterman Out of Sobriety
by Megh Wright Amy Schumer is always a delight when she visits David Letterman, and Friday's Late Show was no different. In fact, Letterman has become such a big Schumer fan that he undid nearly 40 years of sobriety just to knock back some J&B with her. Watch more from Schumer's interview below:... [Read More]
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver proves it belongs with all-star first-season finale salmon cannon salute
TV networks may still use Nielsen ratings as their primary measuring stick for how successful their programs in gaining viewers and selling advertisements. But Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is on HBO, where such ratings are even less reliable and relevant than they are for the broadcast network... [Read More]
Jeff Caldwell on Late Show with David Letterman
Jeff Caldwell wants to lose weight, but buying in bulk outweighs whatever benefits there may be in kale. Caldwell jokes about this and more in his latest appearance on Late Show with David Letterman. Maybe the answer lies in Sweden? Roll the clip. ... [Read More]
Rob Riggle talks about his time as a Marine in Afghanistan on Letterman
Many comedians have held odd jobs or even full-blown careers before becoming a comedian. Rob Riggle was (and still is) a Marine who did two tours of Afghanistan. Riggle talks about his first day in Afghanistan on Late Show with David Letterman and how he got involved in the armed services. Check it ... [Read More]