Former CBS Corp. television producer Robert “Joe” Halderman was sentenced to six months in jail for trying to extort $2 million from David Letterman by threatening to reveal information about the talk-show host’s sex life.
David Letterman’s retirement from CBS next year may open the door for a woman to take over one of TV’s iconic late-night talk shows for the first time.
CBS, moving quickly to fill a looming hole in its entertainment lineup, named Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert as David Letterman’s late-night replacement.
David Letterman, the late-night star of CBS Corp.’s television network, agreed to host his program through 2014, setting the stage to break Johnny Carson’s record of 30 years.
"Over the last several weeks, decade-old, discredited allegations against Mr. Cosby have resurfaced."
- David Letterman on Nov 19, 2014
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