Name: David Letterman
Birth Name: 
David Michael Letterman
Birth Date: 
April 12, 1947
Birth Place: 
Indianapolis, IN
Late Show Host / Comedian
Relationship Status: 
Married to Regina Lasko
Celebrity Ranking # 359

David Letterman Talks Sandy Hook School Shooting

Posted Tuesday December 18, 2012 3:50 PM GMT

Giving his own personal take on the horrible tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut last Friday (December 14), David Letterman shared a seven-minute impromptu monologue on “The Late Show” last night (December 17).

The talk show host began, "It makes me so sad. [These Christmas decorations are] really for kids. You think about this horrifying circumstance. What part of that do you think about that's going to make any difference? Do you think about the kids in the class? That's too awful to think about."


Jimmy Kimmel Scores David Letterman as Guest!

Posted Thursday November 1, 2012 12:00 PM GMT

Continuing his broadcasting from Brooklyn, Jimmy Kimmel welcomed David Letterman to his “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show last night (October 31).

Kimmel almost couldn’t contain his excitement over bringing his childhood idol onto the set, and it turns out Letterman was equally impressed with Jimmy’s accomplishments.


2012 Kennedy Center Honorees Announced

Posted Wednesday September 12, 2012 1:51 PM GMT

Each year, the Kennedy Center Honors highlight some of the most accomplished folks in the world, and this year it will be quite the show.

According to a report, the 35th annual gala will be held on December 2nd, and the honorees will include David Letterman, Led Zeppelin, Dustin Hoffman, Buddy Guy, and Natalia Makarova.


Emma Watson "Struggled With Food" in Iceland

Posted Thursday September 6, 2012 12:58 PM GMT

Opening up about her recent Nordic European getaway, Emma Watson headed over to the Ed Sullivan Theatre for an interview on the "Late Show".

Tucking her short hair behind her ear, the "Harry Potter" beauty sat down next to David Letterman, wearing black leggings and a white hot blazer.


Jason Sudeikis Talks Huricane Irene on the "Late Show"

Posted Tuesday August 30, 2011 12:42 PM GMT

Kicking off his week with a press stop, Jason Sudeikis paid a visit to the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City as he readied for an appearance on "The Late Show With David Letterman" last night (August 29).

Taking the stage for promotional duties, the suit clad "Saturday Night Live" veteran was on-hand to promote his forthcoming comedy "A Good Old Fashioned Orgy."


David Letterman Jokes About Jihadist Death Threats

Posted Tuesday August 23, 2011 8:54 AM GMT

He’s never been one to take life too seriously, so when David Letterman received death threats from an Al-Qaeda jihadist his knee-jerk reaction was to joke about it.

The “Late Show” host returned to the air last night and lobbed several quips about the man who threatened to cut out his tongue.


FBI Investigating Jihadist Threat Against David Letterman

Posted Thursday August 18, 2011 3:23 PM GMT

As a follow up to the GossipCenter report on David Letterman's jihadist threat, it seems the FBI are taking things very seriously and looking for the person or persons responsible.


David Letterman Receives Al-Qaeda Death Threats

Posted Thursday August 18, 2011 8:41 AM GMT

When it comes to comedy, nothing is off limits in David Letterman's world- and that includes dead Al-Qaeda members.

And during a recent “Late Show” program, Letterman referred to the air strike death of extremist Ilyas Kashmiri by drawing his hand across his neck.