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 # N/A

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.


Chaz Bono Talks "Transition" with David Letterman

Posted Thursday May 12, 2011 5:48 PM GMT

Taking to the set to discuss his new book, Chaz Bono visited "The Late Show with David Letterman" yesterday (May 11).

Posing for pictures with partner Jennifer Elia beforehand, the 42-year later sat down with the host to discuss his transgender experience, which he details in his new memoir titled "Transition: The Story of How I Became a Man."


Donald Trump: Fighting with Obama & Letterman

Posted Friday April 29, 2011 3:57 PM GMT

Trading barbs as he immerses himself in the political arena, Donald Trump was on both the firing and receiving end of public tiffs with David Letterman and President Barack Obama over the past twenty-four hours.


David Letterman’s Apology to Lindsay Lohan

Posted Thursday February 17, 2011 8:26 AM GMT

Yesterday it was discovered that the reports of Lindsay Lohan's appearance on “The Late Show” were falsely informed, and Lindsay Lohan made sure to make things right.

The comedian made a special point during his show last night to explain the confusion as well as apologize to LiLo and her family.


David Letterman Explains Feud with Oprah

Posted Wednesday September 29, 2010 12:11 PM GMT

Well-known to have a longtime beef with one another, David Letterman finally gave a little insight to his feud with Oprah Winfrey.

Claiming that their issues didn't stem from his hosting duties at the 1995 Oscars, the "Late Show" host said, "This predates the Academy Awards. She hated me long before then."

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David Letterman Blackmailer Walks Free

Posted Thursday September 2, 2010 11:25 AM GMT

Earlier this year David Letterman was the target of an attempted blackmail scheme, and this week his extortionist Robert “Joe” Halderman was released from jail.

Halderman was sentenced to six months behind bars, though due to good behavior he only served four months.