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David Letterman on The Howard Stern Show

Talk show gold: The Howard Stern Show has posted Letterman’s 90-minute appearance last month. Both of them were at their best. Fascinating, engaging, …

John Gruber

Showtime’s Donald Trump Animated Series Taps R.J. Fried As Showrunner | Deadline

Showtime has tapped Emmy-nominated comedy writer R.J. Fried as showrunner of its new untitled half-hour animated series centered on the <i>Trump White</i> …

TV

A New UCB Show Wants to Solve Late Night TV's Biggest Problem

The barriers to entry for L.A.’s comedy scene are fairly low: If you want to learn improv, there are hundreds of classes for that, at schools from iO …

Comedy

Jimmy Kimmel fires up health care debate, shows comedy's new role

'I am politicizing my son's health problems because I have to,' late-night host declared<p>If the latest Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare doesn't …

Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel Wasn’t the First Host to Get Serious About Politics

When Jimmy Kimmel dropped the humor and began a relentless campaign against the latest effort from Senate Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act, it was — at the very least — an uncommon moment for him.<p>While Mr. Kimmel often discusses politics on his show, it is not his main focus and he has …

Politics

Late-Night TV Jokes Were on Point During the 2016 Presidential Race

People have been making jokes about the presidential election for as long as the U.S. has been a republic. For comedians on late-night TV, Hillary …

Comedy

Why retirement can be a dangerous time - MarketWatch

Getting your finances squared away is only one part of preparing for retirement — mental preparation is also crucial.<p>So many Americans are not …

Business

This David Letterman Quote About Trump Is Going Viral, and with Good Reason

Legendary talk show host veteran David Letterman made a point in July 2017 that continues to circulate social media. In essence, Letterman alludes we …

The David Letterman quote about Trump that keeps on circulating social media

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The Weird Way David Letterman Prepared Stephen Colbert to Take Over Late Show

Who knew the Ed Sullivan Theater was something right out of a Willy Wonka factory? Stephen Colbert learned this before he even started his tenure as</i> …

Entertainment

Stephen Colbert Calls Out Sean Spicer on Kimmel: ‘Apologize’ If You ‘Want to Be Forgiven’

Jimmy Kimmel also gave Colbert some advice ahead of hosting this Sunday’s Emmy Awards.<p>Stephen Colbert has been in Los Angeles all week preparing to host Sunday’s Emmy Awards. So while he was there, he figured he might as well stop by his late-night rival Jimmy Kimmel’s show.<p>“How exciting for …

Award Shows

Stephen Colbert explains what David Letterman taught him before retiring

7:37 a.m. ET<p>President Trump criticized the U.K.'s handling of potential terrorists after an attack on a London train Friday morning that left a …

Stephen Colbert

What This Year's Emmys Tell Us About The State Of The TV Biz

The Emmy Awards are the TV biz’s annual rite of pre-fall, the scene-setter for the new television season.<p>As such, Emmy time is as good as any time …

Award Shows

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Colbert Reveals What Letterman Taught Him

Stephen talks about the differences between his theater and our studio and reveals what David Letterman taught him before he took over “The Late …

Comedy

16 Disturbing Times Fans Took Celebrity Obsessions Way Too Far

We often envy celebrities many things: looks, fame, fortune, or talent. However, there is a darker side to celebrity status that most of us simply …

Crime

The 9 Most Adorable Things Ryan Reynolds Has Said About Blake Lively

1 of 9<p>ON WHAT HE LEARNS FROM HER<p>"She always responds with empathy. She meets anger with empathy. She meets hate with empathy. She’ll take the time to …

Blake Lively

David Letterman Will Keep His Beard for New Netflix Show

This is Why Peter Isn't the Next Bachelor (OK! Magazine)<p>David Letterman Will Keep His Beard for New Netflix Show (RADAR Online)<p>Christian Bale Totally …

Celebrity News

David Letterman still offers a university scholarship that has nothing to do with grades

David Letterman may be off the air (for now), but that doesn’t mean he isn’t still making an impact — albeit, under the radar.<p>Since 1985, the former …

Canadian News

The Top Celebs Who Vape: A checklist of whose crossed into e-smoking

<b>The Top Celebs Who Vape: the tide of A-listers switching to e-cigarettes continues to grow. A check list of who is vaping now.</b><p>In the past, there was …

Leonardo Dicaprio

Dave Letterman Mourns Death of Friend Jay Thomas: 'Nobody Could Throw a Football Like Jay'

“I loved Jay,” Letterman says about his frequent “Late Show” guest<p>Dave Letterman is among the many Hollywood figures sharing his grief following the …

Entertainment

Flashback: Jay Thomas Tells Letterman the Lone Ranger Story

Late comedian told talk-show host the same hysterical story every Christmas<p>The late Jay Thomas is going to be remembered for a great many things. …

The Lone Ranger

Jay Thomas Was A Real Character And The Perfect Letterman Guest

The thought occurred to me after Robin Williams died that one of the greatest talk show guests of all time had left. Don Rickles was another and now Jay Thomas, who died on Thursday at the age of 69 after a battle with cancer.<p>Unlike the other two, Thomas wasn’t someone that you’d classically define …

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Jimmy Kimmel’s son puts an end to Jay Leno beef

Jimmy Kimmel credits his baby boy for ending his feud with Jay Leno.<p>“Jay and I have made peace,” Kimmel, 49, told The Hollywood Reporter’s “Awards …

Celebrity News

Jimmy Kimmel's son helped mend Jay Leno rift

Jimmy Kimmel and Jay Leno have ended their lengthy feud.<p>The late night host told The Hollywood Reporter that it was the birth of his infant son that broke the silence between the two men.<p>"Jay and I have made peace. After my son had his operation, he called me and he was very nice."<p>Kimmel's son, …

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Jimmy Kimmel’s son helped him end his feud with Jay Leno: ‘Jay and I have made peace’

Jimmy Kimmel has revealed his long-simmering feud with Jay Leno has been squashed, remarking in a podcast for <i>The Hollywood</i> Reporter that he owes it …

Canadian News

Watch Jay Thomas tell David Letterman's favorite late-night story

9:06 p.m. ET<p>The team working with special counsel Robert Mueller is focusing on President Trump's role in crafting a response to a <i>New York Times</i> …

Donald Trump

David Letterman’s Netflix salary is a slap in the face to the current late night hosts

David Letterman Bid Farewell Last Night in a Star Studded Final Episode1:02<p>Many celebs including some of David's most favorite guests showed up to …

Comedy

Jay Thomas dead at 69

Actor Jay Thomas died Thursday at age 69 after a battle with cancer, his talent agency told Fox News.<p>The comic was best known for starring as Jerry Gold on “Murphy Brown,” from 1989 until 1998.<p>He previously played Eddie LeBec opposite Rhea Perlman on “Cheers” from 1987 until 1989 before his …

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Jay Thomas, 'Cheers' actor, dead at 69

<b>(CNN) —</b> Jay Thomas, a comic and character actor whose credits include roles on "Cheers" and "Murphy Brown," has died after a battle with cancer, according to his publicist Tom Estey. Thomas was 69.<p>"Jay Thomas was one of the funniest and kindest men I have had the honor to call both client and …

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'Cheers' Star Jay Thomas Has Died at Age 69 After Battling Cancer

Rest in peace, Jay Thomas. The comedic actor, most known for starring on Cheers and Murphy Brown as well as other hit sitcoms, has sadly died after …

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