The Late Show

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • None

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 tale (more…)

See The Lights Come On Over New York At Colbert's Ed Sullivan Theater
00:42 — Watch the lights at New York's historic Ed Sullivan Theater come alive in preparation for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, premiering September 8th (more…)
Man on the Street - part 1
01:39 — Excitement is building around New York City as fans prepare for the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS on September 8th.?
Man on the Street - part 3
01:42 — Excitement is building around New York City as fans prepare for the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS on September 8th.
Man on the Street - part 4
01:42 — Excitement is building around New York City as fans prepare for the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS on September 8th.
Man on the Street - part 5
02:04 — Excitement is building around New York City as fans prepare for the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS on September 8th.
Man on the Street - part 2
01:45 — Excitement is building around New York City as fans prepare for the premiere of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on CBS on September 8th.?

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  • Premiered: October 1, 1986
  • Rating: None
  • 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 he… (more)

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