Where was Late Night with David Letterman filmed?

Where was Late Night with David Letterman filmed?

The show was taped at the Ed Sullivan Theater at the corner of Broadway and 53rd Street in midtown Manhattan during its entire run. Formerly called CBS Studio 50, it had been home to several TV programs over the years, most notably The Ed Sullivan Show.

Is the David Letterman show still on?

Meyers, 48, has been hosting the series since 2014. Upon leaving Late Night, Letterman hosted The Late Show with David Letterman from 1993 to 2015. Stephen Colbert took the reigns in 2015 after Letterman announced his retirement from TV.

What time did Letterman tape?

The show tapes Monday though Wednesday at 5:30 PM and Thursday at 4:30 PM and 7:00 PM (Friday’s show). Tapings usually last for about an hour, with a half hour of preshow events before. Audience members are asked to show up earlier than 4:00 PM, or 3:00 PM.

What year did David Letterman first host his late night show?

Despite Letterman’s long career with NBC, in 1993 the network chose comedian Jay Leno over Letterman to succeed Johnny Carson as host of The Tonight Show. Letterman subsequently moved to CBS and launched the Late Show with David Letterman on August 30, 1993.

Who replaced David Letterman Late Show?

Stephen Colbert
NEW YORK — Stephen Colbert is replacing David Letterman as CBS’ late night host. CBS announced Thursday that “The Colbert Report” host will replace Letterman when he retires next year. Colbert is signed for five years. Letterman has hosted “Late Show With David Letterman” since 1993.

What time did Late Night with David Letterman come on?

On November 9, 1981, NBC and Carson’s production company Carson Productions as well as Letterman’s newly-established production company, Space Age Meats Productions announced the creation of “Late Night with David Letterman” set to premiere in early 1982 in the 12:30 a.m. time slot Monday through Thursday, with …

When did Late Night with David Letterman begin?

February 1, 1982Late Night with David Letterman / First episode date