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1.
Tonight! (1953 TV Series)
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The show originated as a local New York City late night program in June 1953 and went onto the network in September 1954... (105 mins.)
Director: Dwight Hemion
“ September 27, 1954 - January 25, 1957
NBC

aka "Tonight Starring Steve Allen" ” - dustinbatt
 
2.
The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957 TV Series)
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(105 mins.)
“ July 29, 1957 - March 30, 1962
NBC

aka "Tonight Starring Jack Paar"

Interim hosts: April 2, 1962 - September 28, 1962 ” - dustinbatt
 
3.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962 TV Series)
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities. (105 mins.)
“ October 1, 1962 - May 22, 1992
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
4.
Late Night with David Letterman (1982 TV Series)
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David Letterman hosted this popular late-night comedy/talk-show. Often, Dave would go on location or to the phone lines to play pranks... (60 mins.)
“ February 1, 1982- June 25, 1993
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
5.
Later with Bob Costas (1988 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
“ August 22, 1988 - February 24, 1993
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
6.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992 TV Series)
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After Johnny Carson's retirement from the show, Jay Leno stepped in as his permanent replacement. The... (62 mins.)
Director: Star Price
“ May 25, 1992 - May 29, 2009
March 1, 2010 - February 6, 2014
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
7.
Late Show with David Letterman (1993 TV Series)
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The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City. (60 mins.)
Director: Randi Grossack
“ August 30, 1993 - Present
CBS ” - dustinbatt
 
8.
Politically Incorrect (1993 TV Series)
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Four guests from the worlds of politics and entertainment join host Bill Maher for a free-wheeling and humorous discussion of current events. (30 mins.)
“ July 25, 1993 - 1997
Comedy Central

January 1997 - July 5, 2002
ABC ” - dustinbatt
 
9.
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993 TV Series)
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical. (60 mins.)
“ September 13, 1993- February 20, 2009
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
10.
The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder (1995 TV Series)
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Sometimes brash, often funny and always interesting, Tom Snyder interviews one or two famous persons every night while trying to get to the bottom of what makes them tick and how they came to be who they are now. (60 mins.)
“ January 9, 1995 - March 26, 1999
CBS ” - dustinbatt
 
11.
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996 TV Series)
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America's top fake news show. (22 mins.)
“ aka "The Daily Show" during the Craig Kilborn era

July 21, 1996 - December 17, 1998 ” - dustinbatt
 
12.
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996 TV Series)
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America's top fake news show. (22 mins.)
“ January 11, 1999 - Present ” - dustinbatt
 
13.
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999 TV Series)
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Craig Kilborn interviews Celebrity guests, with sketch-comedy thrown in. (60 mins.)
“ March 29, 1999 - August 27, 2004
CBS ” - dustinbatt
 
14.
Last Call with Carson Daly (2002 TV Series)
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Join Carson Daly as he checks out the coolest places in LA and talks with today's big names in film and television and introduces you to up-and-coming bands and musicians that rock. (30 mins.)
“ January 8, 2002 - Present
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
15.
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003 TV Series)
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Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities. (60 mins.)
“ January 26, 2003 - Present
ABC ” - dustinbatt
 
16.
Real Time with Bill Maher (2003 TV Series)
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Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds. (60 mins.)
“ February 21, 2003 - Present
HBO ” - dustinbatt
 
17.
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005 TV Series)
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way. (40 mins.)
“ January 3, 2005 - Present
CBS ” - dustinbatt
 
18.
The Colbert Report (2005 TV Series)
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Satirical newscaster Stephen Colbert provides humorous commentary on the big issues going on in the United States and the rest of the world, with his larger-than-life ego and overly-patriotic spirit along with him every step of the way. (30 mins.)
“ October 7, 2005 - Present
Comedy Central ” - dustinbatt
 
19.
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009 TV Series)
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Opening monologues, sketches, celebrity interviews, and musical performances are commonly featured. (62 mins.)
“ June 1, 2009 - January 22, 2010
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
20.
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009 TV Series)
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Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show. (60 mins.)
“ March 2, 2009 - February 2014
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
21.
Lopez Tonight (2009 TV Series)
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What is this about? No one knows. (60 mins.)
“ November 9, 2009 - August 12, 2011
TBS ” - dustinbatt
 
22.
The Kilborn File (2010 TV Series)
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Craig Kilborn provides comedic commentary on news and popular culture, along with an interview of a celebrity guest. (30 mins.)
“ June 28, 2010 - August 9, 2010*
Select Fox affiliates

*I have no firsthand knowledge of this show. All I found stated it lasted "six weeks," so this date may not be exact. ” - dustinbatt
 
23.
Conan (2010 TV Series)
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Conan O'Brien and his co-host Andy Richter discuss current news topics and interview celebrities and personalities. (60 mins.)
“ November 8, 2010 - Present
TBS ” - dustinbatt
 
24.
Brand X with Russell Brand (2012 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
“ June 28, 2013 - May 2, 2013
FX ” - dustinbatt
 
25.
Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell (2012 TV Series)
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Series will focus on politics, pop culture, race, religion, media and sex. (30 mins.)
“ August 9, 2012 - June 20, 2013
FX

September 4, 2013 - November 14, 2013
FXX ” - dustinbatt
 
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“ October 28, 2013 - Present
TBS ” - dustinbatt
 
27.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014 TV Series)
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Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform. (60 mins.)
“ February 17, 2014- Present
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
28.
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014 TV Series)
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Seth Meyers hosts a late-night talk show. (60 mins.)
“ Premieres: February 24, 2014
NBC ” - dustinbatt
 
29.
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014 TV Series)
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Former Daily Show host and correspondent John Oliver brings his persona to this new weekly news satire program. (30 mins.)
“ Premieres: April 27, 2014
HBO ” - dustinbatt
 
30.
Chelsea Lately (2007 TV Series)
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Comedian Chelsea Handler talks about celebrity gossip, pop culture and interviews celebrities while giving her audience something to laugh at... (22 mins.)
 
31.
The Arsenio Hall Show (2013 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Blake Webster
 
32.
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989 TV Series)
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Arsenio Hall hosts this hip, late-night talk show. (60 mins.)
 
33.
Hello Ross! (2013 TV Series)
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