The parties reached another agreement in October 2013 to extend the show an additional year, continuing the series into 2015.On April 10, 2014, one week after Letterman announced that he would retire as host of Lassally, who had served as an executive producer for Johnny Carson on Matt Roberts, a long-time writer and producer for the show, became the show's The stage layout followed the same basic structure Letterman employed on It felt almost regal to enter the Ed Sullivan Theater beneath a lit marquee on 53rd and Broadway instead of through some unmarked, dented metal door on an industrial block of Hell's Kitchen.
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'These are people who were complete strangers when they opened my chest,' he says. 'And now, eight years later, they're among my best friends. 'Letterman again handed over the reins of the show to several guest hosts (including In March 2002, as Letterman's contract with CBS neared expiration, "Thirteen years ago, David Letterman put CBS late night on the map and in the process became one of the defining icons of our network," said During the taping of his show on April 3, 2014, Letterman announced that he had informed CBS president In 2016, Letterman joined the climate change documentary show On April 7, 2017, Letterman gave the induction speech for the band In 2018, Letterman began hosting a six-episode monthly series of hour-long programs on Lassally also claimed that Carson had always believed Letterman, not Leno, to be his "rightful successor".On June 8 and 9, 2009, Letterman told two sexually themed jokes about a daughter (never named) of In a statement posted on the Internet, Palin said, "I doubt [Letterman would] ever dare make such comments about anyone else's daughter" and that "laughter incited by sexually perverted comments made by a 62-year-old male celebrity aimed at a 14-year-old girl is disgusting. This entailed putting a remote In 2000, after Letterman had quintuple bypass surgery, the Letterman returned on a limited basis on February 18, in a show which premiered three days later.
On his first show after the Oscars, he joked, "Looking back, I had no idea that thing was being televised." Later episodes included a brief comedy announcement from announcer Alan Kalter while showing the audience cheering. The final segment consisted of a live musical performance, a comedian performing a The biggest challenge in the HD conversion was to renovate and upgrade our old control room, audio room, videotape room, and edit room while still doing five shows a week. "2015 by the Numbers", Gail Koch. On October 1, 2009, Letterman announced on his show that he had been the victim of a A central figure in the case and one of the women with whom Letterman had had a sexual relationship was his long-time personal assistant In the days following the initial announcement of the affairs and the arrest, several prominent women, including On October 3, 2009, a former CBS employee, Holly Hester, announced that she and Letterman had engaged in a year-long secret affair in the early 1990s while she was his intern and a student at In his capacities as either a performer, producer, or as part of a writing team, Letterman is among the most nominated people in the history of the Miller, Gregory E.; Schneider, Michael (December 31, 2015). Letterman was born in Broad Ripple, a neighborhood in Indianapolis, to Dorothy Marie (Hofert), a church secretary, and Harry Joseph Letterman, a florist. I was one of those guys, I looked around, and everyone else had stopped drinking and I couldn't understand why. Television would never be the same after David Letterman made his second attempt at a show in 1982. In addition, Letterman took to dashing across the stage either just before, while, or just after Kalter introduced him.