Biography

David Michael Letterman (born April 12, 1947) is an American former television talk show host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted a late night television talk show for 33 years, beginning with the February 1, 1982, debut of Late Night with David Letterman on NBC, and ending with the May 20, 2015, broadcast of the Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. In total, Letterman hosted 6,028 episodes of Late Night and Late Show.

David Michael Letterman (born April 12, 1947) is an American former television talk show host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted a late night television talk show for 33 years, beginning with the February 1, 1982, debut of Late Night with David Letterman on NBC, and ending with the May 20, 2015, broadcast of the Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. In total, Letterman hosted 6,028 episodes of Late Night and Late Show.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 54

Birthday 1947-04-12

Place of Birth Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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Also Known As

  • Letterman

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Open All Night(1 episode)
2018 Whitney as Himself (archive footage)
2018 Bathtubs Over Broadway
2018 Andre the Giant as Himself (archive footage)
2018 Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind
2018 My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman(7 episodes) as Himself - Host
2017 Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond as Himself
2017 Escapes as Himself (Archival Footage)
2015 The Making of Trump as Himself (archive footage)
2015 Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration as Himself / Audition Tape (archive footage)
2015 An Open Secret as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
2015 David Letterman: A Life on Television as Himself
2015 Katy Perry, the Super Bowl and Satan
2014 Don Rickles: One Night Only as Himself
2014 The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - A Grammy Salute as Himself
2012 Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee(1 episode) as Himself
2012 Me @ the Zoo as Himself (archive footage)
2012 Johnny Carson: King of Late Night as Himself
2011 The Undefeated as Himself (archive footage)
2009 Joy Behar: Say Anything!(1 episode)
2007 Cutting Edge Comedians of the '60s & '70s
2006 Web Junk 20(1 episode)
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2005 Grizzly Man as Himself
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1997 Private Parts as David Letterman
1996 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America as Mötley Crüe Roadie (voice)
1996 Spin City(1 episode)
1996 Cosby(1 episode)
1994 Bill Hicks: It's Just a Ride as Himself
1994 Cabin Boy as Old Salt
1993 The Nanny(1 episode)
1993 Late Show with David Letterman(4,252 episodes) as Host
1992 Beavis and Butt-head(1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld(1 episode)
1989 I'm from Hollywood as Himself (archive footage)
1984 Steve Martin Live as Himself
1982 Late Night with David Letterman(1,378 episodes)
1980 The David Letterman Show(90 episodes) as Host
1978 Mork & Mindy(1 episode)
1978 Peeping Times as Dan Cochran
1977 The Starland Vocal Band Show(1 episode)
1962 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson(7 episodes)
1959 The Grammy Awards(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)
1949 The Emmy Awards(2 episodes)

Production

2018 Bathtubs Over BroadwayExecutive Producer
2008 The Bonnie Hunt Show(179 episodes)Executive Producer
2007 The Knights of Prosperity(13 episodes)Producer
2000 Ed(84 episodes)Executive Producer
1999 Strangers with Candy(47 episodes)Executive Producer
1996 Everybody Loves Raymond(217 episodes)Executive Producer
1995 The Drew Carey Show(235 episodes)Producer
1995 The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder(2 episodes)Producer
1994 The High Life(8 episodes)Executive Producer
1982 Late Night with David Letterman(1,378 episodes)Executive Producer
1980 The David Letterman Show(90 episodes)Producer

Writing

1993 Late Show with David Letterman(4,252 episodes)Writer
1982 Late Night with David Letterman(1,378 episodes)Writer

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