Topic: Late Night Talk Shows

The 10 Most Impressive Things About Stephen Colbert's Late Show Debut

Solid premiere attracts big advertisers—and Jon Stewart

Of all CBS' fall premieres, none was as important to the network's future than last night's debut of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Not only does Colbert have to fill…

Meet the Man Reinventing Late Night: A Public-Access Star Who'd Rather Fail Than Bore You

Fusion's Chris Gethard is a host for the social age

Behind a DIY, delightfully haphazard set, you can find pieces of late-night history—carefully wrapped in plastic—that were unsanctimoniously chucked outside of the Ed Sullivan Theater. They're part of David Letterman's set, and…

Neil deGrasse Tyson Is About to Get Yet Another Job Title: Late-Night TV Host

Astrophysicist's Star Talk podcast expands into National Geographic show

The National Geographic Channel is boldly going where it's never gone before: into late-night TV. Author, astrophysicist, Cosmos host and Cannes presenter Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson will host Star Talk, the…

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…