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David Letterman Pokes Fun at Dave Chappelle Attack: “How Many of You Would Like to Hit Me?”

David Letterman took the stage for a Netflix Is a Joke Festival event Friday and appeared to respond to the recent attack on Dave Chappelle at the Hollywood Bowl. Letterman hosted a live comedy show from the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles that also featured fellow comics Rosebud Baker, Phil Wang and Sam Morril. At […]

David Letterman’s Netflix Talk Show Sets Will Smith, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Ryan Reynolds as Guests

Will Smith is among the next batch of stars who will appear on David Letterman’s Netflix talk show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman, but don’t expect any confessional TV moment. Smith’s appearance in Letterman’s hot seat was taped before he slapped and screamed profanities at Chris Rock during the 94th Academy Awards ceremony, so […]

Alan Kalter, David Letterman’s ‘Late Show’ Announcer, Dies at 78

Alan Kalter, who served as the announcer and performed hilarious comic bits for David Letterman during his two-decade run on CBS’ Late Show, has died. He was 78. Kalter died Monday at Stamford Hospital in Connecticut, his wife, Peggy, told The Hollywood Reporter. The red-haired Kalter took over for the retired Bill Wendell as the Late […]

Kevin Durant Unimpressed With David Letterman Crashing Brooklyn Nets Media Day

David Letterman on Monday crashed the Brooklyn Nets media day, and superstar Kevin Durant seemed to be unimpressed with the silly questions. Video posted to social media showed the former late-night host pretending to be a reporter, making foolish (but hilarious) inquires of Durant, such as asking why people refer to him as “KD.” “My […]

David Letterman Takes Shot at Dodgers’ Justin Turner Over Post-Game COVID Controversy

Major League Baseball on Wednesday said it was opening an investigation into the third baseman's actions.

‘The Comedy Store’: TV Review

Mike Binder's 'The Comedy Store,' a five-part Showtime docuseries about Hollywood's legendary Comedy Store, features interviews with David Letterman, Jim Carrey and other stand-up icons.

David Letterman’s ‘My Next Guest Needs No Introduction’ Sets Netflix Return

David Letterman's 'My Next Guest Needs No Introduction' Sets Netflix Return

Netflix Cancels Inaugural Comedy Festival in L.A.

Netflix's inaugural comedy festival, Netflix Is a Joke Fest, has been canceled due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

David Letterman Lambastes Mike Pence for “Taunting” Virus Patients by Not Wearing Mask at Mayo Clinic

David Letterman on Wednesday told Howard Stern he was disgusted to see Vice President Mike Pence touring the Mayo Clinic without a mask.

David Letterman Reflects on His “Oprah-Uma” Oscars 25 Years Later: An “Explosion of Excrement”

David Letterman opens up for the first time in a deep-dive forensic comedy analysis of how and why his 1995 Oscars hosting gig bombed: "My personality was attacking itself."

David Letterman Apologizes to Comedy Writer Who Accused Him of Sexual Favoritism 10 Years Ago

Ten years after a former 'Late Night With David Letterman' writer wrote a story excoriating the host for his treatment of women on the show, David Letterman has apologized to the writer and other women who worked for him.

Jonathan Van Ness on LGBTQ Equality: “People Are Too Quick to Congratulate Themselves on Where We Are”

Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, Netflix released a special interview between 'Queer Eye's' Jonathan Van Ness and 'My Next Guest Needs No Introduction' host David Letterman, where the two met in a barbershop and talked about the LGBTQ landscape.