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Watch David Letterman Make His Final 'Late Show' Entrance!

David Letterman gets a standing ovation as he hits the Ed Sullivan Theatre stage during the last taping of The Late Show With David Letterman on Wednesday night (May 20) in New York City.

The 68-year-old late-night host and comedian is expected to have tons of celebrity guests on the show, so be sure to check back for more photos and video later!

In case you don’t know, Dave has hosted this show for 22 years, winning nine Emmy Awards since its debut.

Before that, he hosted Late Night with David Letterman for more than 11 years on NBC.

In case you missed them, check out what celebs are saying on Twitter about Dave‘s final show. And be sure to tune in tonight @ 11:35PM on CBS!


David Letterman Final Entrance 5/20/15

Celebrities Tweet Ahead of David Letterman's Final Show

David Letterman will make his final appearance behind the desk of The Late Show With David Letterman tonight (May 20) in New York City.

The 68-year-old late-night host and comedian hosted the program for 22 years and has won nine Emmy Awards since its debut.

Before that, he hosted Late Night with David Letterman for more than 11 years on NBC.

Celebrities took to Twitter to share their thoughts on Dave‘s retirement. Check out some of their goodbyes below.

And in case you missed it, watch Jimmy Kimmel tear up during his touching remarks about Dave.

UPDATE: Check out Jennifer Lawrence‘s hilarious goodbye note for Dave!

Click inside to read more celebrity reactions about David Letterman‘s final show… More Here! »

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Jimmy Kimmel Gives Tearful Goodbye to David Letterman (Video)

Jimmy Kimmel took a moment to talk about his idol David Letterman ahead of his final show during Jimmy Kimmel Live on Tuesday night (May 19) in Hollywood.

The 47-year-old late-night host started to tear up as he talked about what The Late Show With David Letterman meant to him. Watch below!

“I watched the show every night and never missed it, and little did I know that many years and many pounds later, that watching the show was a great education for me,” Jimmy said. “I learned almost nothing in college. I really didn’t. But watching Late Night, not only did I learn how to do everything from Dave, the reason I have this show is because the executives at ABC saw me when I was a guest on Dave‘s show and hired me to host this show. I want to thank Dave and his writers and his producers.”

Other TV hosts, including Seth Meyers and Ellen DeGeneres, also shared their thoughts. Click inside to see those!

The final Late Show With David Letterman airs tonight at 11:35pm on CBS. Jimmy is purposely airing a rerun of his own show so people tune in to Dave‘s final episode.


Jimmy Kimmel Says Goodbye to David Letterman

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Bill Murray Pops Out of a Cake For David Letterman's Second-to-Last 'Late Show' (Video)

Bill Murray sure made a splash as part of David Letterman‘s second to last The Late Show on Tuesday evening (May 19) in New York City.

The 64-year-old comedian popped out of a cake to surprise David, who will be making his final The Late Show appearance tonight after decades on the air.

Bill also got the crowd to chant for David to stay “for another thirty years.”

FYI: Bill has made over 40 appearances on The Late Show!

Watch Bill Murray pop out of a cake below…


Bill Murray Pops Out of a Cake for David Letterman

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Tom Hanks Teaches David Letterman to Use a Selfie Stick in Final 'Late Show' Appearance (Video)

Tom Hanks makes his final appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman on Monday evening (May 18) in New York City.

While on the show, the 58-year-old actor taught host David Letterman how to use a selfie stick!

Rita [Wilson] announced that we will never ever have a selfie stick in the house,” Tom said, before explaining that they were on sale all over Florence, Italy. “That’s birthplace of the Renaissance,” Tom added.

Watch the moment from the video below, and take a look at the end result pics below!


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George Clooney Handcuffs Himself to David Letterman (Video)

George Clooney holds up his wrist as it’s handcuffed to David Letterman while appearing on The Late Show With David Letterman on Thursday evening (May 14) in New York City.

The 54-year-old actor was seen carrying his suit into the Ed Sullivan Theater before the show.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of George Clooney

“You’re not going anywhere, David Letterman,” George said as he threw the keys in the audience! “I haven’t thought this all the way through. It could make for an awkward evening.” Watch below!


George Clooney on David Letterman 5/14/15

FYI: George is wearing Levi’s 501 jeans.

15+ pictures inside of George Clooney on the Late ShowMore Here! »

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David Letterman's Final 'Late Show' Guests Revealed!

David Letterman‘s final The Late Show appearance is coming up on Wednesday (May 20), and his final guests have just been revealed!

The three-night goodbye event begins on Monday (May 18) with Tom Hanks, who will be making his 60th appearance on the show. Eddie Vedder will also perform.

Bill Murray, David‘s first guest, will make an appearance on Tuesday (May 19). This will be Bill’s 44th appearance on the show.

The final show will be “an hour filled with surprises, memorable highlights, the show’s final Top Ten List and more.”

Be sure to tune in next week!

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