The Late Show with David Letterman

David Letterman is retiring from late night TV.

“We don’t have the timetable for this precisely down,” he said. “I think it will be at least a year or so, but sometime in the not too distant future, 2015 for the love of God, in fact, Paul and I will be wrapping things up.”

the-late-show-with-david-lettermanTwo Kiwis are making appearances on the Late Show with David Letterman this week.

Tonight it’s Rhys Darby’s turn (11:20pm on Prime) and then Thursday (11:10pm on Prime), after 6 weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, Lorde will perform.

24-2Kiefer Sutherland’s return to TV as Jack Bauer in 24: Live Another Day will hit screens in the US in May 2014.  Here’s hoping TV3 fast-track it here.  In other 24 news, Chloe will be back!

Keith Urban has officially signed on as a judge for the 13th season of American Idol.

Oprah Winfrey is making an appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman this week for only the second time ever. Continue reading »

 

misfits_s4Misfits to ends after season 5

British drama series Misfits will end after its fifth season. The series, which centres on a group of youth offenders who obtain superpowers, has lost all of its original cast in the past few seasons.

McCoy not involved in Doctor Who special

Former Doctor Who actor Sylvester McCoy has said he won’t be a part of the Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebrations this year. The Seventh Doctor said it would unlikely that he would appear alongside Matt Smith and David Tennant in the anniversary special. Continue reading »

Lewis heading to Top Gear

Top Gear has locked in Homeland’s Damian Lewis for its first episode of the 2013 series. The actor will feature in the “Star in a Reasonably-Priced Car” segment.

Sheen up for Two and a Half Men return

Charlie Sheen has said on The Late Show with David Letterman that is up for a return to Two and a Half Men for the shows finale. “I am dead,” he conceded, “But so is the show.” Continue reading »

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