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Nightline Beats Tonight & Late Night Again

A year ago at this time, there was much speculation about the possibility that ABC would make a play to land Jay Leno after he left the Tonight show to compete against Conan O'Brien and...

Jack Black's Boys Bond

Jack Black is relieved his sons are bonding.The 'Year One' actor says three-year-old Samuel, his eldest child with wife Tanya Haden, initially resented Thomas, now 13 months, but is slowly embracing his younger brother.Jack said:...

Letterman Apologizes To Palin -- Again

David Letterman on his Monday-night Late Night show apologized a second time for his joke about Sarah Palin's daughter. This time, he appeared less off-handed in his apology than he did last week. "I told...

Palin Lays Into Letterman

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin used the platform of NBC's Today show today (Friday) to thwack CBS late-night host David Letterman for jokes in his monologue that referred to her daughter. (He remarked that when the...

Jessica Biel's Lengthy Love Calls

Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake spent "hours" on the phone before their first date. The 'Powder Blue' actress - who has been dating the pop heartthrob since 2007 - revealed she and Justin were set...

Tonight Beats Primetime

Conan O'Brien's debut as host of the Tonight show posted a 7.1 rating and a 17 share Monday -- numbers that were higher than any show broadcast in primetime on that night, according to Nielsen...

O'brien Brings Late Night To Tonight

Conan O'Brien described the uphill battle he faces as the fifth host of the Tonight show with the very first line of his monologue Monday night "Well, I've timed this moment perfectly. I'm on a...

Letterman Kidnap Suspect's Appeal Is Denied

A man once accused of plotting to kidnap the son of U.S. talk show host DAVID LETTERMAN has been denied an appeal. In 2005, Frank Kelly was suspected of plotting to snatch the comic's young son...

Will Nightline Rule Late-night Tv?

ABC, which once hoped to land David Letterman and later Jay Leno to host a late-night talk show, has discovered that what it already has been airing in the time period is more potent than...

Garner Shows Off Injuries On Letterman Show

JENNIFER GARNER sported nasty cuts on her arms and legs during an appearance on a U.S. TV show on Wednesday (29Apr09) - and found an unlikely nurse in host DAVID LETTERMAN. The actress took a painful...

Nightline In Position To Become No. 1

Less than a year after many people in the industry were predicting that ABC's Nightline would be replaced by a new late-night variety show hosted by Jay Leno, the newscast has topped CBS's Late Show...

Director James Gray Says He Was Misquoted On Phoenix

Two Lovers director James Gray claims that his remarks to the London Times about Joaquin Phoenix, who starred in his film, were taken out of context and that he has no beef with Phoenix about...

Letterman Confirms Wedding Report On His Show

Beloved U.S. TV host DAVID LETTERMAN has confirmed reports he wed longtime girlfriend REGINA LASKO, while congratulating pal BRUCE WILLIS on his weekend marriage on his hit show. Letterman exchanged vows with the mother of his...

Letterman Weds

Late-night U.S. chat show host DAVID LETTERMAN has secretly wed his longtime girlfriend REGINA LASKO, according to news reports. The Late Show host and Lasko exchanged vows last week (19Mar09), according to UsMagazine.com. The pair had...

Abc's Nightline Beats Letterman, Challenges Leno

Aided by the fact that both NBC's Tonight show with Jay Leno and Late Show with David Letterman were both in reruns most of the week and that a top-rated three-hour season finale of The...

Letterman Puts U2 To Work On The Streets Of New York

U.S. TV host DAVID LETTERMAN is certainly getting his money's worth from booking Irish rockers U2 on his show this week - he's putting the band to work on the streets outside his New York...

What's Going On With Joaquin Phoenix?

Several entertainment websites were once again puzzling over whether Joaquin Phoenix is serious or spoofing about launching a career as a rap artist after Phoenix appeared on the David Letterman show Wednesday night. In the...

Phoenix's Bizarre Letterman Appearance

Actor-turned-rapper JOAQUIN PHOENIX was left squirming on U.S. TV after talk show host DAVID LETTERMAN grilled him about his new furry beard and burgeoning hip-hop career. The star hid behind dark sunglasses and chewed gum as...

Letterman To Show Comedy Routine Axed 16 Years Ago

On Friday night, David Letterman plans to air a six-minute comedy routine that was yanked from his television show in 1993, the Washington Post reported today (Thursday). The routine features Bill Hicks, who died of...

Ledger Death Deemed Top Entertainment Story Of 2008

The death of Australian actor Heath Ledger last January 22 at age 28 was judged the top entertainment story of 2008 by U.S. newspaper and broadcast editors polled by the Associated Press. No. 2 on...

Aniston's Christmas Present To Letterman

Hollywood actress JENNIFER ANISTON shocked U.S. talk show host DAVID LETTERMAN by giving him the tie she wore in a recent raunchy photoshoot. The former Friends star recently stripped off for American magazine GQ -...

Faint Portman 'Woozy' On Late-night Tv

Actress NATALIE PORTMAN has learned not to book a chat show appearance on the same day as a doctor's appointment after struggling through an interview with DAVID LETTERMAN on America's THE LATE SHOW on Friday...

Walters Defends Palin

Barbara Walters has come to the defense of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in the controversy over Palin's campaign wardrobe. Following reports that she spent $150,000 in campaign funds for her outfits at political...

Mccain Gives Letterman Rare Win Over Leno

John McCain's appearance on CBS's Late Show With David Letterman Thursday produced the show's biggest audience in almost three years. According to Nielsen figures, it drew 6.53 million viewers, beating NBC's The Tonight Show with...

Now, The Mccain-letterman Debate

John McCain showed up on time for his appearance on the David Letterman show Thursday night, after renting a helicopter to fly from Philadelphia to New York after weather grounded his campaign plane. It was...

Mccain To Meet Letterman Patching Things Up?

Republican presidential nominee John McCain's most relentless detractor in recent weeks may not have been Democratic contender Barack Obama, but CBS's Late Show host David Letterman, who has continued to fling zingers at McCain for...

Letterman Sends New Invitation To Mccain ... Sort Of

David Letterman on Thursday addressed rumors that first appeared in the New York Post that John McCain would appear on his show and that the two would bury the hatchet after McCain dropped out of...

Seinfeld Replies To Slander Lawsuit

In a legal response to a slander lawsuit brought by cookbook writer Missy Chase Lapine and published Tuesday by the website TheSmokingGun.com, Jerry Seinfeld says that his recent televised remarks about her were consistent with...

Letterman Grills Hathaway On Follieri Split

ANNE HATHAWAY was left red-faced on U.S. TV on Tuesday night (30Sep08) as talk show host DAVID LETTERMAN grilled her about her headline-making split from RAFFAELLO FOLLIERI. The actress used her appearance on The Late...

The Debate Is On!

The first televised presidential debate, due to take place in Oxford, MS tonight (Friday), will be held as scheduled,. Republican presidential candidate John McCain announced today that he had reversed his previous decision to suspend...

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