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Late-night comedy and talk with a sharply irreverent host who prowls New York's Ed Sullivan Theater, where the show is taped, and its surrounding neighborhood in an endless quest to amuse viewers and his studio audience. Regular segments include Dave's Top (more…)

Premiered: June 23, 1980

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:3.07 out of 5 (337 ratings)

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  • Premiered: June 23, 1980
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:3.07 out of 5 (337 ratings)
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  • Premise: Late-night comedy and talk with a sharply irreverent host who prowls New York's Ed Sullivan Theater, where the show is taped, and its surrounding neighborhood in an endless quest to amuse viewers and his studio audience. Regular segments include Dave's Top… (more)

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