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Nominees for the Primetime Emmy Awards announced

Nominees for the Primetime Emmy Awards announced

The nominations for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced and the Late Show With David Letterman is nominated six times including being up for the coveted Outstanding Variety Talk Series award. Fellow former talk show The Colbert Report is also up for the same award alongside other popular nominees including The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and The Daily Show With Jon Stewart. Outstanding Variety Talk Series: The Colbert Report – Comedy Central The Daily Show With Jon…

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Fans choose their favourite David Letterman moments

Fans choose their favourite David Letterman moments

Just before the Late Show With David Letterman ended its run, the CBS website started up a poll for fans to pick their favourite David Letterman moments. Fans have chosen their top ten favourite moments from the options on offer and the results are now available on the CBS website – click here.

Late Show With David Letterman marquee removed

Late Show With David Letterman marquee removed

The iconic Late Show With David Letterman marquee was taken down last week. The work took place over several nights. All that now remains is the shell that the marquee bolted on to. Stephen Colbert’s new Late Show marquee is thought to be more “high tech” when it’s installed in the coming weeks, but nothing will match how the Late Show With David Letterman signage was an iconic part of New York. The removal of the signage was tweeted about…

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David Letterman draws in the viewers for final Late Show

David Letterman draws in the viewers for final Late Show

13.76 million people in the US watched the Late Show With David Letterman finale on Wednesday night, according to Nielsen’s reports. This is the largest audience for the Late Show since the 25th February 1994 when the show enjoyed a Winter Olympics lead-in on CBS, and the finale was the 4th most-watched Late Show in history. Unusually the Late Show also beat all primetime shows in the ratings for that evening as well, which is no mean feat. The finale…

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Conan O’Brien and James Corden pay tribute to David Letterman

Conan O’Brien and James Corden pay tribute to David Letterman

We previously reported on the heartfelt tributes by Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon to David Letterman on their respective shows before the Late Show finale aired. Since then more tributes have emerged from other late night hosts. Conan O’Brien: Conan said thanks to Dave on his show and urged people to switch over to Letterman’s last show at 11.35pm during his 11pm programme on Wednesday night: It’s not too often you see someone wanting to give away their viewers to…

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