David Letterman's comedic talk-show after moving to a new television network. He retains largely the same format as the previous 'Late Night with David Letterman.' Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
From New York, the Greatest City in the World.
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Did You Know?
One of the series' most memorable moments occurred in the mid-1990s when Johnny Carson
made a surprise walk-on appearance. David Letterman
stood up and let Carson sit at his desk for a moment, with the intent of having the The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1962) veteran deliver a joke. The audience went crazy and applauded for so long that Carson never got to say a word. See more
Paul Shaffer - Bandleader
[after he and David play around with air raid sirens, impersonating a broadcast announcer
This is a test. This is only a test. If this is an actual emergency, flip over to Leno.