Jake Johannsen on Late Show with David Letterman
How many times has Jake Johannsen performed on Late Show with David Letterman at this point? Well, how would we know if it's really Johannsen? That's a good point, now that the stand-up comedian has confessed that his social media skills conflict with his insecurities about his online history to the... [Read More]
 
It turns out that David Letterman enjoys being yelled at by Billy Eichner
Last night Billy Eichner paid visit to David Letterman. It’s kinda fitting to see this happen as Eichner was a comedian whom Joan Rivers backed and repeatedly told Late Show bookers that they had to check out and get on the show. So Eichner being on the show is a final, subtle tribute to River... [Read More]
 
David Letterman Enjoys Getting Yelled at by Billy Eichner
by Megh Wright Billy on the Street host Billy Eichner paid a visit last night to David Letterman, who really enjoyed playing the games "Celebrity Child or Kentucky Derby Winner?" and "Dead or Boring?" Letterman is specifically a fan of Eichner screaming at him: "The best part of that is when you scr... [Read More]
 
Tina Fey Tells David Letterman About Her Three-Year-Old Daughter Penelope
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Friday's Late Show, in which Tina Fey gives Letterman some updates on her three-year-old daughter Penelope, who sounds like a tough New Yorker already. Click through for another part of the interview where Fey addresses the tabloid rumors that Amy Poehler was a real... [Read More]
 
This week on TV: The Mount Rushmore of comedy
Chris Rock laid out exactly how awesome Joan Rivers was. Rock puts her on the Mouth Rushmore of comedy and talks about how fearless and hip she was, how she worked through tragedy, and how she never stopped being relevant. THIS WEEK ON TELEVISION Monday, September 8th Bill Maher on Late Show with Da... [Read More]
 
Moody McCarthy on Late Show with David Letterman
Moody McCarthy may not be directly related to me, but he is one of my neighbors in the funniest neighborhood in NYC, and like me, he's also willing to joke upfront about how he's not hip. On this return performance to Late Show with David Letterman on Friday night, McCarthy also divulged he's not a ... [Read More]
 
Jimm Fallon, David Letterman, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan O’Brien, Craig Ferguson and Seth Meyers pay late night tributes to Joan Rivers
The tributes to the late Joan Rivers are still coming in from across the entertainment world. Since she both got her start in late night and was a staple of it for so many years, it’s no surprise that every late night host paid tribute to Rivers during their shows last night. David Letterman, ... [Read More]
 
Late-night TV talk show hosts, comedians and critics remember Joan Rivers
Almost every comedian I know shared a photo and/or an anecdote about Joan Rivers tonight in the wake of her death at 81, a week after she suffered cardiac arrest and stopped breathing during throat surgery. (Read the obituary of Joan Rivers here) Looking at all of these photos shows just how many li... [Read More]
 
15 Joan Rivers videos that prove the iconic comedian could be funny anywhere
Earlier today the comedy world was devastated to hear Joan Rivers had died at the age of 81, one week after she went into cardiac arrest during throat surgery at an outpatient clinic in New York. She was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York where she was placed into a medically induced coma an... [Read More]
 
Kristen Wiig tells Letterman how awkward it is to watch “MacGruber” with your dad
Kristen Wiig was one of the star’s of the SNL sketch-turned film MacGruber. An underrated little ditty not appreciated by some, like her father. Wiig was a guest on Late Show with David Letterman and talked about her dad’s distaste and confusion over some of her movies. Letterman, howeve... [Read More]