Saturday, May 18, 2024

Letterman Final Guests: Foo Fighters, Jim Carrey, Tina Fey, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Steve Martin


I guess I was first to report on Twitter some time ago that the Foo Fighters are David Letterman’s final musical guests.

Cynthia Littleton from Variety has reported that Jim Carrey, Tina Fey, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Steve Martin and Chris Rock are among those who’ve been spotted going into the Ed Sullivan Theater for Dave’s final show. Peyton Manning was also seen, and Barbara Walters arrived looking fragile.

Hard to imagine that if it’s just an all star rat pack that Jerry Seinfeld won’t be in the mix. And Jay Leno? Jay? We’ll see. Can’t believe it’s over. More to come…

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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