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Jimmy Fallon pays tribute to David Letterman

Jimmy Fallon pays tribute to David Letterman

Jimmy Fallon has thanked Dave for his work in revolutionising late night TV in the US. In a genuinely heartfelt desk piece on The Tonight Show he spoke about how he has always looked up to Dave and found him to be courageous. The final episode of the Late Show With David Letterman airs tomorrow night, Wednesday 20th May, on CBS. Watch Jimmy’s message to Dave below:

Norm Macdonald makes emotional final Late Show appearance

Norm Macdonald makes emotional final Late Show appearance

Norm Macdonald made his television standup debut 25 years ago on Late Night With David Letterman. He made one final appearance on the Late Show With David Letterman on Friday in which he called Dave “the greatest talk show host who ever lived” and recalled a joke he heard Letterman tell many years ago on a talk show when Norm was just getting ready to start out. In addition to the lovely tribute to Dave at the end of his…

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Adam Sandler’s moving tribute to David Letterman

Adam Sandler’s moving tribute to David Letterman

Adam Sandler paid tribute to David Letterman on Tuesday night’s show. Sandler penned and performed a moving song about Dave and what he meant to him. It really was a genuinely heartfelt performance: The final episode of the Late Show With David Letterman will air next week – Wednesday 20th May.

David Letterman: A Life On Television

David Letterman: A Life On Television

The primetime special – David Letterman: A Life On Television – looking back at Dave’s career on CBS, NBC and beyond aired on CBS last night. The 90-minute programme featured many of the iconic moments of Late Night on NBC and the Late Show on CBS. It was surprising to see NBC allowed so many Late Night clips to be used and even a few clips from The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson. Many key moments in Letterman history were…

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Jon Stewart announces date of his final Daily Show broadcast

Jon Stewart announces date of his final Daily Show broadcast

Jon Stewart has confirmed the date he will step down as host of The Daily Show. His final show will air Thursday 6th August. He made the announcement during the taping of Monday night’s programme. He told viewers “I will be wearing a suit… I will more than likely be showered”. Comedian Trevor Noah takes over as Daily Show host later this year. The premiere date for his tenure is yet to be confirmed. The Hollywood Reporter – “Jon Stewart…

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James Corden broadcasts from a stranger’s house

James Corden broadcasts from a stranger’s house

James Corden tried out a risky experiment on Thursday night’s show – he broadcast the entire show from somebody’s house in the local neighbourhood. Corden knocked on a couple of doors before he arrived at Tommy’s house who agreed, along with his housemates, that The Late Late Show could invade their home and broadcast that night’s episode from their living room. Guests on the programme were Jeff Goldblum and Beck, and Rick Schwartz from San Diego Zoo with some of…

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