David Letterman

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 75
David Michael Letterman is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted late night television talk shows 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 Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. read more

David Michael Letterman is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He hosted late night television talk shows 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 Late Show with David Letterman on CBS. In total, Letterman hosted 6,080 episodes of Late Night and Late Show, surpassing his friend and mentor Johnny Carson as the longest-serving late night talk show host in American television history. In 1996, Letterman was ranked 45th on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time. In 2002, The Late Show with David Letterman was ranked seventh on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time. He is also a television and film producer. His company, Worldwide Pants, produced his shows as well as The Late Late Show and several prime-time comedies, the most successful of which was Everybody Loves Raymond, now in syndication. Several late-night hosts have cited Letterman's influence, including Conan O'Brien, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, John Oliver, and Seth Meyers. Letterman currently hosts the Netflix series My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman.

Birth Name

David Michael Letterman

Born

Saturday, 12 April 1947

Actor Filmography

Uncle Tom Self (archive footage) 2020
My Darling Vivian Self (archive footage) 2020
Miss Americana Self (archive footage) 2020
APEX: The Secret Race Across America Himself / Self 2019
Between Two Ferns: The Movie Himself / David Letterman 2019
Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins Self (archive footage) 2019
Mike Wallace Is Here Self (archive footage) 2019
Cola Wars Self (archive footage) 2019
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Lorena Himself 2019
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Uncle Tom Self (archive footage) 2020
My Darling Vivian Self (archive footage) 2020
Miss Americana Self (archive footage) 2020
APEX: The Secret Race Across America Himself / Self 2019
Between Two Ferns: The Movie Himself / David Letterman 2019
Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins Self (archive footage) 2019
Mike Wallace Is Here Self (archive footage) 2019
Cola Wars Self (archive footage) 2019
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Lorena Himself 2019
Medal of Honor Self 2018
Norm Macdonald Has a Show Self - Guest 2018
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Himself 2018
Whitney Himself (archive footage) 2018
Bathtubs Over Broadway Himself 2018
Andre the Giant Himself (archive footage) 2018
Dirty Money Himself (archive footage) 2018
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman Self - Host 2018
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond Himself 2017
Escapes Himself (Archival Footage) 2017
The Nineties Himself (archive footage) 2017
Get Me Roger Stone Himself (archive footage) 2017
The History of Comedy Self (archive footage) 2017
Oasis: Supersonic Himself (archive footage) 2016
Casablancas: The Man Who Loved Women Himself (archive footage) 2016
Sunday Today with Willie Geist Himself - Sunday Sitdown (credit only), Himself - Sunday Sitdown Guest (archive footage) 2016
The Eighties Himself (archive footage) 2016
The Making of Trump Himself (archive footage) 2015
Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration Himself / Audition Tape (archive footage) 2015
Ferrell Takes the Field Himself (archive footage) 2015
Amy Himself (archive footage) 2015
An Open Secret Himself 2015
David Letterman: A Life on Television Himself (archive footage) 2015
Katy Perry, the Super Bowl and Satan Himself (archive footage) 2015
The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Himself - Presenter 2014
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee: Single Shot Himself 2014
Don Rickles: One Night Only Himself 2014
Mad As Hell Himself (archive footage) 2014
Years of Living Dangerously Himself 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self 2014
Celebrity Page Self (archive footage) 2013
20 Feet from Stardom Himself 2013
Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf's Himself (archive footage) 2013
60 Minutes Sports Himself - Host, The Late Show (segment "Gate Crasher") (archive footage) 2013
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Self 2012
You've Been Trumped Himself (archive footage) 2012
Me at the Zoo Himself (archive footage) 2012
CBS This Morning Himself 1992
Oprah's Next Chapter Himself 2012
A Football Life Self (archive footage) 2011
The Undefeated Himself (archive footage) 2011
The World According to Paris Himself 2011
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards Himself - Presenter 2011
Cool It Himself (archive footage) 2010
I'm Still Here David Letterman 2010
JonTron Himself (archive footage), Self (archive footage) 2010
The Battle for Late Night Himself 2010
The Tragic Side of Comedy Himself (archive footage) 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself 2009
Outrage Himself (archive footage) 2009
Rude Tube Self (archive footage) 2008
E:60 Self (archive footage) 2007
Cutting Edge Comedians of the '60s and '70s 2007
Access Hollywood Himself (archive footage) 2006
Rachael Ray Self 2006
Who Killed The Electric Car? Himself (voice) (archive footage) 2006
The Colbert Report Himself 2005
Grizzly Man Himself (archive footage) 2005
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas Himself (archive footage) 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself 2005
Bill Hicks Live: Satirist, Social Critic, Stand-up Comedian Himself 2004
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: 10th Anniversary Special Himself (archive footage) 2003
The Ellen DeGeneres Show Self (archive footage), Self 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself - Guest, Himself (segment "Mean Tweets"), Himself 2003
Nightline Up Close Himself 2002
The Essentials Himself - Special Guest 2001
Man On The Moon David Letterman 1999
WWE Smackdown! Self (archive footage) 1999
Occasional Coarse Language Himself (archive footage) 1998
Jackie Chan: My Story Himself 1998
Behind the Music Himself 1997
The View Self, Himself 1997
Private Parts David Letterman 1997
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Motley Crue Roadie #1 (voice) (as Earl Hofert) / Mötley Crüe Roadie (voice) 1996
Hype! Himself (archive footage) 1996
Spin City David Letterman, Rags 1996
Cosby Himself 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Get Shorty Himself 1995
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage), Self 1994
It's Just a Ride Himself 1994
Cabin Boy Old Salt In Fishing Village 1994
Totally Bill Hicks Himself 1994
The Nanny David Letterman 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself, Himself (archive footage) 1993
Late Show with David Letterman Host, Himself - Host, Himself - Host / Various, Himself, Himself - Guest 1993
The Building The Thief 1993
Beavis and Butt-head Himself 1993
The Larry Sanders Show David Letterman 1992
Northern Exposure Himself 1990
The Simpsons David Letterman (voice) (as Dave Letterman) 1989
I'm from Hollywood Himself (archive footage) 1989
Murphy Brown David Letterman 1988
Inside Edition Himself, Himself - Host, Late Show, Himself - Host, The Late Show, Himself / Ellsworth 1988
Elayne Boosler: Party of One Himself 1986
American Masters Self (archive footage), Self 1986
Action Family Himself 1986
Homage to Steve Himself 1984
Frontline Himself 1983
Late Night with David Letterman Himself - Host 1982
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage), Himself 1981
The David Letterman Show Host 1980
The Mary Tyler Moore Hour Various 1979
CBS News Sunday Morning Himself 1979
Mork & Mindy Ellsworth 1978
Peeping Times Dan Cochran 1978
The Starland Vocal Band Show 1977
The Jacksons Himself 1976
Rock Concert Himself 1973
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest Host, Himself, Himself - Guest 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Comedian 1961

Producer Filmography

2015 Emmy Outstanding Variety Talk Series Nominated
2009 Emmy Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series Nominated
2009 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series Nominated
2008 Emmy Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
2008 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2007 Emmy Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
2007 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2006 Emmy Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
2006 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2005 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2004 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2003 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2002 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2001 Emmy Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
2001 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
2000 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program Nominated
1999 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1998 Emmy Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1998 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program Nominated
1997 Emmy Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program Nominated
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