Posts tagged "david letterman"

Cher Divulges Which Famous Men She Slept With

Cher and David Letterman have never been the best of friends. Remember when she called him an a-hole? Well, she played nice last night on the show as she promoted her new flick, “Burlesque.” And she answered Dave’s question about which celebrity men she’d slept with. (Scoot to to 9:00 mark to see…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 12, 2010

Robert Downey Jr. Wants To “Party” With Charlie Sheen

“He’s a grown man. … What am I going to say? The only advice I’d give him is don’t get arrested. … I mean, it would have been fun to be partying with him at The Plaza. But also not fun.”
—Original bad boy Robert Downey Jr. talks to David Letterman about Charlie Sheen’s recent…

Julie Gerstein / November 2, 2010

The Origins Of The Oprah Winfrey/ David Letterman Feud Revealed

David Letterman finally revealed the origins of his notorious feud with Oprah Winfrey to guest Jon Stewart. Many have speculated the Big O was pissed about Letterman’s 1995 Oscar speech, comparing Uma [Thurman] and Oprah. It was that whole “Uma, Oprah, Oprah, Uma” bit. But that wasn’t really where the beef started.

Ami Angelowicz / September 30, 2010

Joaquin Phoenix Returns To Face Letterman

The last time Joaquin Phoenix appeared on David Letterman’s show, he stunned the talk show host with his shaggy appearance and caustic behavior. It’s since been revealed that Phoenix came on the show “in character” for the movie “I’m Still Here,” his and Casey Affleck’s scripted pseudo-documentary about celebrity. Last night, he went back…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 23, 2010

Snooki Teaches Dave Letterman How To Fist Pump

Last night, David Letterman was given a glimpse into an evening in the life of Snooki and the rest of the “Jersey Shore” crew. As Snooki explains to Dave, the night starts off with a significant amount of “Ron Ron Juice,” before heading to the club, where the girls and the guys try to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 22, 2010

Katy Perry Is A Proud Peacock

Yesterday, we pointed out two of Katy Perry’s wardrobe changes, but, oh, there were more to be had. Here’s a shot of her performing last night on “Letterman.” Homegirl is dressed as a peacock. But not just any peacock. A glow-in-the-dark peacock, natch. [8/24/10, NYC]…

Susannah Breslin / August 25, 2010

Two Great Tastes That Go Great Together: Tina Fey Does Tracy Morgan

What more could you ask for? Tina Fey does her Tracy Morgan imitation for David Letterman. Morgan’s got alll the great pickup lines for the ladies, apparently. [Inside TV]…

Susannah Breslin / March 29, 2010

Jessica Simpson Dishes About Her Exes On “Letterman”

A flirty Jessica Simpson visited Letterman last night where she dished about two of her famous exes, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and professional musician John Mayer. Confirming the rumor that Romo dumped her on her birthday last fall, Simpson said she’ll always care deeply for the football star and that she still like…

Wendy Atterberry / March 11, 2010

Tracy Morgan And Oprah Hit A “Rough Patch”

“30 Rock” star Tracy Morgan was on “Letterman” last night where he confessed that he and his “valentine,” Oprah, have recently hit a “rough patch. “Every time I turn around she on the phone with Gayle! Get off the phone with Gayle! Gayle this, Gayle that. What about me?!” And then when Dave tried…

Wendy Atterberry / February 16, 2010

Ode To The Late-Night Shake-Up

Conan and Leno may be the center of the current late-night shake-up, but that isn’t stopping the other late night hosts from having a little fun with the situation. Last night Jimmy Kimmel did an impeccable Leno impression while Chevy Chase did a terrible Conan. Letterman made sure to get in a few ja…

Wendy Atterberry / January 13, 2010

Today’s Lady News: David Letterman Offends Transgender Community

Some folks are upset that David Letterman poked fun of Amanda Simpson, President Obama’s appointee to the Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Industry and Security, for being transgender. His supporters, however, say he was actually doing the opposite and making fun of anti-trans sentiments. You can watch the clip above and judge for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 6, 2010

Tom Hanks Is No President Obama

On his way to “The Late Show with David Letterman,” actor Tom Hanks makes a fan’s baby cry just because he can. [10/29/09, NYC]…

Susannah Breslin / October 30, 2009

Woman Who Wrote For Letterman’s Show Says Workplace Flirting Was “Hostile”

David Letterman, we haven’t forgotten about you and your staff member-diddling ways! Nell Scovell, the second female ever hired to write for “Late Night with David Letterman” recently penned a piece for Vanity Fair’s website alleging that sex between high-level male and lower-level female staffers led to a “hostile” work environment:

“Without naming name…

Jessica Wakeman / October 27, 2009

Tina Fey, The 24-Year-Old Virgin

Tina Fey, poster child for the abstinence movement? Naaaah. She was just homely, the 30 Rock star told David Letterman last night. (Sorry, Sarah Palin.)

Even though Tina held onto her V-card until the ripe old age of 24, this story’s got a sweet ending! The fabulous Ms. Fey ended u…

Jessica Wakeman / October 15, 2009

College To Deter Intern-al Affairs at Letterman Show

There’s a new round of fallout from David Letterman’s affair and blackmail scandal.

After the “Late Show” host admitted to affairs with staff — including an alleged affair with former intern Stephanie Birkitt — Connecticut’s Quinnipiac University is re-evaluating its relationship with the show. Here’s what a Quinnipiac representative told TMZ:

“Due to…

Xiomara Martinez-White / October 13, 2009

Jon Hamm Talks About His Previous Career At Skinemax

David Letterman sat down for a chat with my boyfriend “Mad Men“‘s Jon Hamm, and the conversation ventured into the territory of Hamm’s former career as a set dresser on those late-night Cinemax movies where chicks run around naked and guys hump them. During this “fallow period” of his acting career, Hamm was a…

Susannah Breslin / October 12, 2009

David Letterman’s Dalliances Are Not A Feminist Issue

One of the country’s largest feminist groups, National Organization for Women, has weighed in on the revelations that “Late Show” host David Letterman slept with several of his interns and assistants. In a statement released on Tuesday, NOW said:”The latest Letterman controversy sheds new light on the widespread objectification of women in the workplace. Most…

Jessica Wakeman / October 8, 2009

Tabloid Cheat Sheet: Lamar Odom’s A Cheater? Letterman’s $300 Million Divorce?

It’s Wednesday, which means the week is half over and you’ve made it to hump day. But even more importantly, the new ‘bloids just hit newsstands. Lest you have to actually buy and read them cover to cover, we’ve perused each to bring you the juiciest, most fascinating stories. We’re sure each and every bit…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 7, 2009

Letterman Apologizes, Says He Has “His Work Cut Out” For Himself

After last week’s admission that he’d been blackmailed for having sex with former “Late Show” employees, David Letterman issued a mea culpa on last night’s show, apologizing to his staff and to his wife, Regina Lasko. First he delivered a monologue that was funnier than it was awkward, in which he quipped: “Right now,…

Wendy Atterberry / October 6, 2009

Another Woman Confesses That She Had An Affair With David Letterman

Let the games begin! After the revelation on Friday that David Letterman was shtupping his intern/assistant Stephanie Birkitt, a second woman has come forward saying that she had a year-long affair with Dave. Holly Hester was an intern at the “Late Show” in the early ’90s and says that everything started when Dave asked her…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 5, 2009