| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — The days are numbered for stupid human tricks and goofy Top 10 lists: David Letterman is preparing to retire from "Late Show" in 2015, in another generational upheaval that will roil the crowded late-night TV schedule.
The host, who...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Craig Ferguson's nights of dancing with Secretariat the pantomime horse are numbered.
The Scottish-born host of CBS' "The Late Late Show" told his studio audience during Monday's taping that he will leave in December when his current contract expires....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Comedy Central now has a late-night problem.
CBS' announcement that Stephen Colbert would take over "The Late Show" next year when David Letterman retires leaves a huge gap in Comedy Central's marquee lineup.
For nearly a decade, "The Colbert Report"...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Taking a page from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Mayor Eric Garcetti urged CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves to consider Los Angeles as the new home for its next late-night comedy show.
"As a longtime fan, I was saddened to hear of David...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:10 PM
And so it came to pass that Stephen Colbert was announced as the next host of "The Late Show" (as of "sometime" in 2015 to be formerly "with David Letterman") and what was already thought a likelihood became a certainty.
It seems in every way a sensible...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Lindsay Lohan stopped by "The Tonight Show" on Thursday to promote her Oprah Winfrey Network docu-series and catch up with her old friend Jimmy Fallon.
Unlike the late-night skewerings the embattled star has experienced, Fallon was friendly and warm to...
| May 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
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This week's TV Movies
All in all, Homer is just another brick in the...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:46 PM
"Penny Dreadful" (Showtime, Sundays). John Logan, the screenwriter of “Hugo,” “Skyfall,” “Gladiator” — and, just to confuse you, of the Tony-winning Mark Rothko play, “Red” — created this well-...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:14 AM
More than 1.7 million subscribers dropped cable television last year, but conscientious objectors who turned to over-the-air TV expecting to eliminate all monthly TV-viewing fees didn't have much choice if they wanted a functional DVR.
| May 14, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Amid a flurry of changes in the late-night TV landscape, TBS is sticking with Conan O'Brien. The network announced Wednesday that it had renewed "Conan" through 2018.
"Over the past four years, we have built a terrific relationship with Conan O'Brien...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Not every guest on "The Tonight Show" can lip sync. Some of them play games with the host, Jimmy Fallon. Take America's Goofy Best Friend, Jennifer Lawrence. She showed up on Fallon's show on Thursday night to promote "X-Men: Days of Future Past" and...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:30 PM
The TV talk show has become the modern confessional, where disgraced celebrities, coached by practiced PR professionals, make their mea culpas and try to restore their reputations.
But crisis management experts Tuesday called Clippers owner Donald...