Jamie Foxx Changed His Name From Eric Bishop Just to Get Up at an Open Mic
by Adam Frucci On last Friday's Late Show, Jamie Foxx sat down with Letterman and discussed the fact that his name isn't actually Jamie Foxx — he was born as Eric Bishop. He changed his name to Jaime just to make it sound gender-neutral so the guys running the open mic at the Comedy Store wou... [Read More]
Chris Rock and David Letterman's Kids Are Tough Crowds
by Megh Wright Chris Rock was a guest on last night's Late Show to promote his new film Top Five, where he and Letterman discussed how much their very rich children don't think they're funny. Watch more clips from Rock's interview below: 0 Comments... [Read More]
David Letterman sets Late Show exit date
David Letterman finally knows when his historical run on Late Show will come to an end. Letterman’s final broadcast on CBS will be on May 20. The legendary late night talk show host announced his retirement back in April. They had yet to establish when he would bow out in 2015. Stephen Colbert... [Read More]
David Letterman will host ‘Late Show’ for the last time on May 20th
We’ve known for a while now that David Letterman would be stepping down as host of CBS’s Late Show. Today, the network finally released the date of Letterman’s last episode. According to Deadline, Letterman’s will take a bow on Wednesday, May 20th. “David Letterman has ... [Read More]
Final Late Show with David Letterman will air May 20, 2015
The final night of the official 2014-2015 TV season also will bid a fond farewell to Late Show with David Letterman, as Letterman, his Worldwide Pants production shingle and CBS announced today that his final broadcast would air May 20, 2015. "David Letterman has given to all of us a remarkable lega... [Read More]
Adam Resnick Looks Back on His Days as a 'Letterman' Intern
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Adam Resnick's visit to last night's Late Show, where he reminisces about the days he worked for the show as an intern and a particular errand involving soup that didn't go very well. Watch Resnick read an excerpt from his book Will Not Attend about some heartwarmin... [Read More]
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]