TV Series | | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
Popular late-night comedy/talk-show with host David Letterman, interviewing famous guests.
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In the months before David Letterman's Late Night show premiered, he had a meeting with David Tebet, an executive from Carson Productions who spelled out the late-night rules: First, no monologue. Second, the band could have no more than four members. Third, the bandleader, or however was going to qualify as Letterman's Ed McMahon, could not sit down at the panel with the host. With those stipulations the show would have Johnny Carson's blessing, but Merrill Markoe couldn't have cared less as she wanted the show to be as different from "Tonight" as possible anyway.
Larry "Bud" Melman:
Good evening. Certain NBC executives feel it would be a little unkind to present this show without just a word of friendly warning. We're about to unfold a show featuring David Letterman, a man of science who sought to create a show after his own ...
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