David Letterman and Tina Fey Talk ‘SNL,’ Why TV Is Better Than Movies, and More
Ahead of receiving this year’s Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, Tina Fey recently sat down with David Letterman to chat about her career, her daughters, her time on Saturday Night Live, Alec Baldwin’s Twitter feud with Donald Trump (“You think you’re good at being a jerk on T... [Read More]
David Letterman and Tina Fey Talk ‘SNL,’ Why TV Is Better Than Movies, and More
Ahead of receiving this year’s Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, Tina Fey recently sat down with David Letterman to chat about her career, her daughters, her time on Saturday Night Live, Alec Baldwin’s Twitter feud with Donald Trump (“You think you’re good at being a jerk on T... [Read More]
David Letterman interviews Tina Fey for The Hollywood Reporter
Tina Fey appears on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter's 2016 Women in Entertainment Power 100 issue, and none other than David Letterman has the interview with her. Neither Fey nor Letterman is onscreen any longer on a nightly nor weekly basis to talk and joke us through the world's often-cra... [Read More]
Jason Zinoman’s Book ‘Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night’ Is Out in April 2017
New York Times columnist Jason Zinoman has a new book out next year about David Letterman that’s currently available for pre-order. Titled Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night, the book will be available through Harper on April 11, 2017. Here’s an excerpt from the book’s descrip... [Read More]
David Letterman Talks Late Night, His Future Plans, and His Beard
The New York Times has a great new interview with David Letterman out today, where the former Late Show host reflects on late night, retirement, what TV comedies he watches (no late night shows, but he’s a big Veep and Portlandia fan), and his struggle to figure out what to do next. Here&rsquo... [Read More]
David Letterman on Trump: “If I Had a Show, I Would Have Gone Right After Him”
If you’re curious how David Letterman might have treated Donald Trump if he still hosted The Late Show, The New York Times recently spoke with the former late night host about his thoughts on Trump’s presidential campaign and how he would’ve covered it, and Letterman said this: If ... [Read More]
10 Years of TLB: 10 stellar late night stand-up sets
The Laugh Button is celebrating 10 years of operation. During that time, we’ve witnessed some incredible moments in comedy. For the next 8 weeks leading up to our 10 year anniversary in October, we’ll be counting down some of our favorite moments as a site – live appearances, festi... [Read More]
“American C*nt” with Jena Friedman
Jena Friedman is a stand-up comic who has written for Late Show with David Letterman and was a field producer at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Now she’s about to offer up a probing examination into the US body politic and a couple of dick jokes in her new critically acclaimed solo show, Ame... [Read More]
“American C*nt” with Jena Friedman
Jena Friedman is a stand-up comic who has written for Late Show with David Letterman and was a field producer at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Now she’s about to offer up a probing examination into the US body politic and a couple of dick jokes in her new critically acclaimed solo show, Ame... [Read More]
“American C*nt” with Jena Friedman
Jena Friedman is a stand-up comic who has written for Late Show with David Letterman and was a field producer at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Now she’s about to offer up a probing examination into the US body politic and a couple of dick jokes in her new critically acclaimed solo show, Ame... [Read More]