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The Word: Trumpiness
06:08 — Sensing that his timeless wisdom is need at The Late Show, the character "Stephen Colbert" rides into the Ed Sullivan Theater in a blaze of glory, and (more…)
Lupita Nyong'o And Stephen Do Silly Walks
02:22 — Lupita Nyong'o is known for her serious roles, but sometimes she misses just being silly. Fortunately, the Ed Sullivan Theater is a safe space.
Two hosts are better than one: Colbert pays visit to Letterman
01:05 — David Letterman and Stephen Colbert shared the stage at the Ed Sullivan Theater on Tuesday night. Colbert is taking over for Letterman when the late-n (more…)
Stephen And Scarlett Johansson Ask The Big Questions
02:50 — It's a beautiful night in the Ed Sullivan Theater... time for some deep questions.
Celebs arrive at Letterman's final show
08:42 — CBS News' Jamie Wax was near the entrance of The Ed Sullivan theater in New York as celebrities arrived for the taping of Dave Letterman's final show.
Bill Murray takes Letterman farewell to the streets -- covered in cake
02:08 — Bill Murray, who was David Letterman's very first "Late Night" guest nearly three decades ago, will be making his 44th appearance Tuesday night. After (more…)
Tears, laughter as David Letterman signs off the "Late Show"
01:36 — After 22 years making audiences laugh in the studio and across the nation, "Late Show" host David Letterman has delivered his final punch line. CBS Ne (more…)
The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - A GRAMMY Salute - Behind the Scenes
01:21 — Ringo Starr reflects back on coming to America in February 1964 and performing on the Ed Sullivan Show. The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - (more…)
Web Extra: Bibi Bourelly Performs "Riot"
02:43 — The acclaimed singer, songwriter and Rihanna collaborator graces the Ed Sullivan Theater with a performance of her song "Riot."
Mike Senatore Coaches Stephen In The Fine Art Of The Water Bottle Toss
02:39 — Mike's talent show performance is now the stuff of legend. Can Stephen repeat the feat on stage at the Ed Sullivan Theater?
Rachael Ray Makes Over Entertainment Tonight's Office: See the Transformation!
01:36 — The TV host came to the rescue to redo ET's New York office inside the historic Ed Sullivan Theater.
10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America: When America Was Rocked Trailer
01:31 — Elvis Presley's appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show on September 9, 1956, signified a whole new culture that involved teenage independence, sexuality, (more…)
Rachael Ray Makes Over Entertainment Tonight's Office: See the Transformation!
01:36 — The TV host came to the rescue to redo ET's New York office inside the historic Ed Sullivan Theater.
Beatles: The First U.S. Visit
02:34 — Terrific chronicle of the Fab Four's first appearances here in 1964, highlighted by their legendary performances on the Ed Sullivan show. Yeah, yeah, (more…)
Stephen Has A Bird, Too
04:09 — #BirdieSanders isn't as big a deal as everyone thinks it is. It's Spring, birds are everywhere... even in the Ed Sullivan Theater.
The Ed Sullivan Show Trailer
01:03 — The classic prime time variety show most famous for its vaudeville acts and its rock music performances.
Here's Edie: Special 13 Trailer
02:00 — The Beatles made their debut on The Ed Sullivan Show on February 9, a few weeks before this episode was written and taped.
Five Decades Later, We Still Are Nuts About The Beatles
It was fifty years ago tonight, that the Beatles performed live for the first time on U.S. television. An estimated 73 million people tuned into The E (more…)
Lady Gaga's Late Night Surprise
Lady Gaga dropped in at the Ed Sullivan Theatre on the set of the Late Night with David Letterman Show Wednesday (April 2). Rocking a pouffy yellow w (more…)
Stephen Colbert Makes Late Show Debut
Stephen Colbert looked relaxed as a camera crew from Iowa caught him walking into the Ed Sullivan Theater to tape his first show as host of CBS' 'The (more…)
Today in History for September 9th
Highlights of this day in history: Inmates seize control of Attica prison in upstate New York; Mao Zedong, Communist China's founding leader, dies; E (more…)
Historical Late Show Theater Vandalized
The historic Ed Sullivan Theater where the Late Show with David Letterman films was vandalized early Sunday morning by James Whittemore who was allege (more…)
Letterman's Late-Night Audience-Less Amid Storm
Even though New York City is experiencing one of its worst storms in its history, the old saying 'the show must go on' took effect on Monday night as (more…)
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  • Birth Name: Edward Vincent Sullivan
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Birthday: September 28, 1902, Libra
  • Died: October 13, 1974
  • Profession: TV host, Writer