Strong Ratings for Leno’s Return to Late-Night

NEW YORK — After a smashing return, Jay Leno appears headed to a battle with David Letterman for late-night television supremacy. The Nielsen Co. says Leno averaged 5.6 million viewers last week, his first back at NBC’s ‘The Tonight Show‘ following the ill-fated prime time experiment. Letterman had 3.7 million at CBS. Leno took advantage […]

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Sarah Palin’s New Gig: Late-Night Comedian

BURBANK, Calif. Sarah Palin says she’s going to play Tina Fey in an upcoming Las Vegas show. Just kidding. The former Republican vice presidential nominee turned into a standup comic on Jay Leno’s ‘Tonight Show‘ stage Tuesday, dropping one-liners about the White House, Congress and Fey – the ‘Saturday Night Live‘ star known for her […]

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While Leno Rolled, Kimmel & Fallon Rocked

There was plenty of hype surrounding Jay Leno’s return to the ‘Tonight Show‘ last night,  but it was late night’s two Jimmy’s – Fallon and Kimmel – who put on the real shows. It was a banner evening for Jimmy Fallon who followed Leno at 12:35 and celebrated his one-year anniversary as host of ‘Late […]

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Vanity Fair: David Letterman’s ‘Late Show’ Is ‘Like a Cult’

Television audiences have loved David Letterman for years, and it sounds like his staff is smitten with the comedian, too. Vanity Fair writes that the adoration Letterman’s crew has for him is “like a cult.” This “cult” like following is being spotlighted as editor Mark Seal writes of the vibe around the ‘The Late Show […]

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‘Twilight’ Star Robert Pattinson Wants Revenge on Late-Night Host Jimmy Fallon?

Late-night host Jimmy Fallon might want to watch his back because the fangs are out… Comcast Movie Editor (and RPattz aficionado) Sara Castillo sat down with Robert Pattinson to chat about his new film, ‘Remember Me‘ and snuck in a question about plans for the movie star’s guest appearance on Monday night’s ‘Late Night with […]

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Jonah Hill Talks About His Twitter Impersonator On Late Show

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Late-Show-With-David-Letterman/90389/1181840371/Letterman—Jonah-Hills-Twitter-Imposter/embed?skipTo=0 420 355] Apparently, Jonah Hill is in a feud with Jon Favreau and sometimes likes to poke fun of Marlee Matlin’s deafness. On Twitter. Except, that Jonah is not on Twitter and he barely knows Favreau. There’s an impostor who’s going around impersonating the actor and making various Hollywood actors very, very angry. […]

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Jerry Seinfeld Gives Conan Tips About Living In L.A.

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Late-Night-With-Conan-OBrien/90387/1044271878/Jerry-Introduces-Conan-to-LA/embed 420 355] What with Jimmy Fallon making a very smooth transition in his old job, Conan O’Brien could use a few tips about what to expect when he hits the stage in his new gig as host of The Tonight Show. New York native Jerry Seinfeld, who spent 9 years in La La […]

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Andy Richter Moves With Conan, Sean Penn’s ‘Witch Hunt’, Megan Fox Dumps Terminator Star

This is your afternoon news scoop: Andy Richter will reunite with Conan O’Brien when the late-night funnyman makes his move to the Tonight Show. He will be taking over announcing duties. “Andy is one of the funniest people I know and we’ve maintained a close friendship since he left “Late Night,” said O’Brien. “We have […]

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