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2009-06-03 20:10:35

Actor Neil Patrick Harris has signed on to present the Top 10 List on Thursday's edition of Late Show with David Letterman in New York, CBS said Wednesday. Harris, star of the CBS comedy series How I Met Your Mother, is to serve as host of The 63rd annual Tony Awards ceremony, which will be broadcast live on the network from Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall Sunday. Thursday's Letterman is also to feature a performance by and interview with musician Elvis Costello, CBS said.

2009-05-18 14:41:30

Bob Lutz, vice chairman of the U.S. automaker General Motors, has agreed to make his first appearance on Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced Monday. Lutz is slated to be a guest on Wednesday night's episode of the late-night talk show. Among many other topics, Lutz and Letterman will discuss the current state of the U.S. auto industry and the steps GM is taking to devise greener technologies for new automobiles, including development of the Chevrolet Volt, the company's new electric...

2009-05-14 07:55:55

Robin Williams, who recently underwent heart surgery, has announced he will resume performances of his one-man comedy show Sept. 30 in Bloomington, Ind. The 57-year-old actor-comedian is scheduled to continue his Weapons of Self-Destruction tour through Nov. 28, E! News reported. I have one new valve and a repaired valve, Williams said on Late Show with David Letterman Wednesday night. I have a cow valve, which is great, and the grazing's been fun -- and I give a good quart of cream, too, my...

2009-04-01 10:22:22

Director James Gray says he is still unhappy with U.S. actor Joaquin Phoenix's behavior while he was promoting their new film Two Lovers. The New York Post said Gray is angry because the media paid more attention to Phoenix's disheveled new look -- and his announcement that he is retiring from acting and pursuing a hip-hop career -- than they did to Lovers, which co-starred Gwyneth Paltrow. Phoenix notably wore sunglasses and a wild-looking beard during an appearance on Late Show with David...

2009-03-25 15:44:14

David Letterman joked about his recent wedding via a Late Show Top 10 Reasons I Got Married list Tuesday night. Letterman revealed Monday that he married his longtime girlfriend Regina Lasko, the mother of his 5-year-old son, March 19 at the Teton County Courthouse in Choteau, Mont. The funny man's Top 10 Reasons I Got Married were as follows -- 10. Poconos offers newlyweds free room with champagne-glass Jacuzzi. 9. If I'm gonna catch Larry King, I'd better get going. 8. Still drunk from...

2009-03-23 19:07:24

David Letterman told the audience at the taping of his talk show in New York Monday that he has married his girlfriend Regina Lasko. The ceremony was performed by a justice of the peace with the longtime couple's 5-year-old son Harry in attendance, People.com reported. On Thursday, at 3 p.m., March 19, 2009, at the Teton County Courthouse in Choteau, Mont, I was married to Regina Lasko, Letterman said during the taping of Late Show with David Letterman just after congratulating actor Bruce...

2009-02-19 15:16:20

U.S. talk-show host Conan O'Brien says he is getting nostalgic as he prepares to leave Late Night, his on-air home of 16 years. Friday will be O'Brien's last day on the show. He is slated to take over The Tonight Show from Jay Leno in Los Angeles June 1. I'll probably cry like a baby on Friday night, O'Brien told The New York Times. I'm a very sentimental person who is posing as a cynical person. This is a period of my life that I will never recreate. NBC announced five years ago that...

2009-02-12 14:53:27

The Irish rock band U2 has agreed to perform an unprecedented five consecutive nights on Late Show with David Letterman in New York, CBS said Thursday. The group is slated to perform March 2-6. This marks the first time a musical guest has been booked for a week's worth of shows, the network said. U2 is set to release its 12th album, No Line on the Horizon, March 3. The band last performed on the Late Show Oct. 29, 2001. Frontman Bono was also interviewed on the broadcast.

2009-02-12 10:25:21

U.S. actor Joaquin Phoenix sported sunglasses and a bushy beard, and gave mainly one-word answers on the Late Show with David Letterman Wednesday night. The two-time Oscar nominee, who recently announced he is giving up acting to pursue a career in rap music, appeared on Letterman to discuss what Phoenix claims will be his final movie, Two Lovers. Letterman gamely tried to chat Phoenix up, but the Gladiator and Signs actor barely looked at him and mumbled curt answers to Letterman's...

2009-02-10 12:13:30

The U.S. fraternal pop group The Jonas Brothers has agreed to make its first appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced. The band is to appear on the episode of the late-night chat show scheduled to air Thursday. Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas will be seen on the big-screen later this month in a film documenting their sell-out summer 2008 concert tour, Jonas Brothers: The 3-D Concert Experience. The movie is scheduled to open Feb. 27.