Arsenio Hall hosts this hip, late-night talk show.
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 Himself - Host (374 episodes, 1989-1994)
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Arsenio Hall hosts this hip, late-night talk show.

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The show was syndicated and aired on some CBS affiliates throughout the country. When Late Show with David Letterman (1993) premiered, many CBS affiliates moved Hall's show to a later time slot or dropped the show altogether. Hall's show also aired on some Fox affiliates. One week later, Fox premiered The Chevy Chase Show (1993) and Hall's show suffered the same fate. Even though Chase's show was short-lived, Hall was unable to retrieve his previous time slots. Hall's show was still popular in the markets where his show had not been moved or replaced but the nationwide ratings had sharply declined. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cosmic Princess (1989) See more »

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carson fans need to get over it
26 October 2003 | by (The Mighty Mighty Dark Urban Empire!!!!!) – See all my reviews

face it he's gone,and its not really arsenio's fault.and yeah i agree with the first poster what killed arsenio was the backlash against hip-hop,especially after the LA riots.so arsenio was forced to somewhat change formats.wich caused another backlash amung the urban audiences.and he honestly never recovered.

everybody seems to be convinced that grunge killed arsenio but thats also false. it had absolutley nothing to do with arsenio's ratings.either way this show is sorley missed


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