The Late Show

1986, TV Show

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9. Worst Wake-up Call: As if Briggs doesn't have enough on his mind already now that Charlie is pregnant, the FBI agent gets a disturbing phone call on Graceland that turns everything upside down...  Read Full Article

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Free | CBS Aired: 10/1/2014

Season 22, Episode 4092
Dave welcomes actress Maggie Q from the CBS drama series "Stalker" and musical guests Bleachers . (TV-PG)

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Free | CBS Aired: 9/30/2014

Season 22, Episode 4091
Dave welcomes actor Neil Patrick Harris, and musical guest Aretha Franklin. (TV-PG)

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Free | CBS Aired: 9/27/2014

Season 22, Episode 4090
Dave welcomes actor Ted Danson from the CBS drama series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” (TV-PG)

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Free | CBS Aired: 9/26/2014

Season 22, Episode 4089
Dave welcomes comedian Jerry Seinfeld. (TV-PG)

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Top Moments: The Leftovers' Killer Twist and Birth's Big Switch

Our top moments of the week:

9. Worst Wake-up Call: As if Briggs doesn't have enough on his mind already now that Charlie is pregnant, the FBI agent gets a disturbing phone call on Graceland that turns everything upside down... read more

Watch David Letterman's Moving Tribute to Robin Williams

David Letterman took a few minutes during The Late Show Monday to pay tribute to his late friend Robin Williams, who died on Aug. 11.

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VIDEO: Bill Murray Flies Into The Late Show Dressed as Peter Pan

Bill Murray is throwing his (feathered) hat into the ring to star in NBC's upcoming live Peter Pan musical.

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Arsenio Hall on Carson, Leno and Why He's Coming Back to Late Night

It's mid-July, and Arsenio Hall is touring Stage 6 at the Sunset Bronson studio lot in Hollywood. With the exception of a few cables, the space is empty. But with the Sept. 9 launch of The Arsenio Hall Show in national syndication looming, it won't be barren for long. "This is raw," Hall says, pointing to the floor. "But this is where, one day, Madonna will walk."

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VIDEO: Chelsea Handler Belittles David Letterman

Chelsea Handler appeared on The Late Show Friday night and — no surprise — the comedienne didn't hold back. read more

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Premiered: October 01, 1986, on FOX
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Premise: The new Fox network's attempt to take on Johnny Carson flopped with this entry, the focus of a well-publicized rift that developed between Carson and original host Joan Rivers after she left her `Tonight' guest-hosting duties and jumped networks to have her own show. Her tenure ended May 15, 1987, and she was replaced by guest hosts, notably rising talent Arsenio Hall. After a hiatus, during which `The Wilton North Report' aired, `The Late Show' returned for another unsuccessful run.

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