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2009-06-10 20:21:05

U.S. actress Julia Roberts teased David Letterman about his recent marriage to his longtime girlfriend during her Tuesday night visit to Late Show. I don't know if I can look you in the eye anymore, Roberts quipped on the air. Last time I saw you, you were single and then I, like, hypnotized you in my white suit or something and you went off and married Regina (Lasko.) She then asked the talk-show host several questions about his March wedding, including, Did she take your name? Letterman...

2009-06-09 16:52:39

U.S. actress and comedienne Kathy Griffin is scheduled to make her first visit to the Late Show with David Letterman in nearly 12 years, CBS said. Griffin is to be a guest on the episode set to air Wednesday. Also to be featured on the broadcast will be a Stupid Human Tricks segment, musical guests Sonic Youth and an NBA Finals Game 3 report by Phoenix Suns star and special Late Show correspondent Steve Nash, the network said. Griffin is expected to discuss the new season of her Emmy...

2009-06-06 12:35:00

American Idol judge Paula Abdul says she is not sure if she will be returning to the popular U.S. TV series for another season. Newsday said Friday while appearing on CBS' Late Show with David Letterman, Abdul joked around about her approach to judging a ninth season of the Fox TV competition. I never said (I wasn't returning). I just said that I'm not sure, Abdul told Letterman Thursday night. It's called, um, 'negotiating,' she added. Letterman offered Abdul a bit of advice by detailing a...

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...

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