Latest David Letterman Stories

2009-10-01 21:45:50

A suspect is in custody in an alleged $2 million extortion attempt against David Letterman, the U.S.

2009-09-30 20:48:02

Late Show with David Letterman band leader and sidekick Paul Shaffer is to be interviewed about his new memoir on the U.S. chat show, CBS said. Shaffer, 59, is to take the guest chair on Tuesday's edition of Late Show.

2009-09-25 09:25:00

David Letterman is to celebrate the 5,000th broadcast in his late night U.S.

2009-09-24 15:07:21

A woman who gave her heart-shaped potato to President Obama during a taping of David Letterman's show in New York said the gift gained her national attention. Mary Apple of Independence, Mo., said the gift she gave Obama -- her lucky heart-shaped potato -- during a Monday taping of The Late Show With David Letterman led to appearances this week on Inside Edition and CBS's The Early Show, as well as a flood of messages on her cell phone and Facebook inbox, the Kansas City (Mo.) Star reported...

2009-09-22 23:03:15

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton says he's gotten pretty good at doing what his wife, Hillary, used to do as a non-governmental person. The former president was a guest Tuesday on CBS' Late Show with David Letterman. Letterman asked Clinton if he is able to help his wife in her duties as U.S.

2009-09-21 19:32:38


2009-09-15 13:25:00

Barack Obama has agreed to be the first sitting US president to appear on Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced Tuesday.

2009-08-28 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Late-night heavyweights David Letterman and Conan O'Brien are slugging it out over more than just ratings these days. Their rivalry has also spilled over into a nationwide debate over who deserves a higher salary.

2009-08-19 15:26:40

Famed British-born U.S. fashion editor Anna Wintour is to make her first visit to Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced.

2009-08-18 13:09:49

U.S. pop star Britney Spears has agreed to present the Top 10 list on TV's Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced. Spears is scheduled to visit the show Tuesday. This will mark her first appearance on the broadcast since a surprise cameo Nov. 6, 2006, the network noted.

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