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Letterman on Leno: "He Is The Funniest Guy I've Ever Known" — First Look
Despite what's been passed down in late - night war lore, talk show host David Letterman tells Oprah his rivalry with Tonight Show host Jay Leno did not start when Dave was passed over for Johnny Carson's old seat. Watch as he reflects on his old friend and reveals why Jay is the funniest guy he's ...
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Exclusive Webisode: David Letterman's Retirement Plans
At 65, David Letterman is one year shy of the age comedian Johnny Carson was when he retired from The Tonight Show. Dave says that at one point in his career, he had a contentious relationship with the president of CBS, Les Moonves. See why Dave now says he'll take his cue from Les for when it's ...
Q&A with George Lopez
they're just leaving late night altogether. They ..... white guy" aspect of late - night television, and I'm wondering ..... decision. You know, Johnny [ Carson ] was there for 30 years ..... There are so many late - night shows cropping up on
Conan O'Brien's Public Statement
Like a lot of us, I grew up watching Johnny Carson every night and the chance to one day ..... a change in their long-established late night schedule. Last Thursday, NBC executives ..... accept this move I will be knocking the Late Night show, which I inherited from David
Quit Smoking for Your Family's Sake
give up his beloved backyard and move closer to his work in New York City. One night we were all watching Johnny Carson on late - night TV, and my father had a stroke. It seemed like an eternity for the ambulance to arrive. He quit smoking
Oprah Talks About the Tonight Show Video
He made that. You know it's a late night show up against the drama that ..... pilot comes in comes on but for a late night He needs. it was I know I don ..... said the of the tonight show with Johnny Carson Jake coming in it was classy
a really good point that He made that. You know it's a late night show up against the drama that the different field you know. Completely different feel it's like I used to go to the
deleted because the great pilot comes in comes on but for a late night He -- needs. -- -- it was I know I don't -- dating Letterman all these. Years right to marry a shame
Oprah Talks to Jay Leno
A truly stand-up guy of late - night television talks about his boy's life (more than 100 different ..... club circuit, Jay first appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in 1977. When Carson retired in 1992, Jay won the top job. In
Bob Newhart Reflects on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson
life that I didn't get to do the tonight show with Johnny Carson because. Like Burton will I I actually was there and ..... said that's it we're not. No more that's in the Johnny Carson that was 1972. I think He wouldn't. 1990 something
current life that I didn't get to do the tonight show with Johnny Carson because. Like Burton will I I actually was there and I have worked out a set you know how they go out
had NBC said that's it we're not. No more that's in the Johnny Carson that was 1972. I think He wouldn't. 1990 something like Brett so that it it they've they've you don't think any doubt
First Look: How David Letterman Lost the Tonight Show Gig
David Letterman tells Oprah why he thought he was the heir apparent to Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show.
Tom Brokaw's Road to NBC Nightly News
because I was on the air at all o'clock at night and Johnny Carson followed an 1130 from Burbank every and Los Angeles ..... California when we go off to a big party or and I was Johnny Carson 's no more go home Wednesday. All the contrary were
I was on the air at all -- o'clock at night and Johnny Carson followed an 1130 from Burbank every -- and Los Angeles watched. All the -- is waiting for drownings as I was the beneficiary of some. I have to know Rosalind Russell want to whenever anniversary parties and I got to know. Henry Fonda and Cary Grant well. And Gregory Peck and others. That was fun. I was a part of that I could kind of go in and stepped back from us. Kind of say to ourselves in California when we go off to a big party or -- and I was Johnny Carson's no more go home Wednesday. All -- the contrary were still just two kids from South Dakota got to keep down mine