David Letterman | Adweek
Advertisement

Topic: David Letterman

Stephen Colbert Named Successor to David Letterman Comedy Central mainstay signs 5-year pact with CBS

Stephen Colbert is moving three blocks east—and light-years from basic cable. The 49-year-old linchpin of Comedy Central’s long-running series The Colbert Report has been tapped to succeed David Letterman as the host…

April 10, 2014, 12:44 PM EDT

The Top 10 Things That Would Happen on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Could be first in line for Letterman's seat

Today, Mashable reported that Comedy Central icon Stephen Colbert is a front-runner to replace David Letterman on CBS' Late Show. Only time will tell if there's truth to the speculation,…

April 4, 2014, 8:10 PM EDT

David Letterman Announces His Retirement During Late Show Taping Host will step down when contract expires in late 2015

Wake the kids and phone the neighbors, because David Letterman is hanging it up after his contract expires at the end of next year. The 33-year late night veteran and host…

April 3, 2014, 5:36 PM EDT

Strong Sampling for Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show Debut Post-Olympics opener ties Conan, but trails Jay

While the overnights for Jimmy Fallon’s first night at the helm of The Tonight Show were promising, it would be premature to crown the antic talk show host the King…

February 18, 2014, 1:38 PM EST

Letterman Re-ups With CBS Late Show host signs on through 2015

Jay Leno may be riding into the sunset in a denim tuxedo, but his longtime late night rival David Letterman is staying put, extending his contract with CBS for another…

October 4, 2013, 4:17 PM EDT

John Stamos Won’t Be Posting All of His Full House Pics Online He tweets responsibly

Specs Who John Stamos Accomplishments Host of Yahoo Screen’s Losing It With John Stamos; star of USA Network drama Necessary Roughness; starred on ER; made his bones as Uncle Jesse on…

September 23, 2013, 10:09 PM EDT

Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Finds Its Speed The VideoWatch Friday Review

Now in its second season, Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee comes back with a voice and vengeance.  The show (which is exactly about what its title suggests) has finally…

July 19, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT

Comedians in Cars Redefines Sony's Crackle Show sees streams double versus last year

Crackle has always had something of an enigma. Founded as Grouper, a YouTube wannabe from the early 2000s, the site was acquired and rebranded as Crackle.com back in 2006. Since then,…

July 2, 2013, 5:55 AM EDT

It’s Official: Seth Meyers Named Late Night Host NBC taps SNL head writer to replace Tonight Show-bound Jimmy Fallon

NBC on Sunday locked in the final piece of its late-night schedule, naming Seth Meyers the host of Late Night. The Saturday Night Live head writer and “Weekend Update” mainstay…

May 12, 2013, 3:41 PM EDT

A.J. Clemente's On-Air Gaffe Sparks Whirlwind Media Tour Anxiety-ridden blunder garners 15 minutes of fame

No one probably could have guessed 48 hours ago that A.J. Clemente's dubious broadcast debut would get flipped into 15 minutes of fame. But since getting fired by KFYR-TV in…

April 24, 2013, 1:17 PM EDT

Advertisement