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The faults in our stars

In his wonderful conversational autobiography Cavett, Dick Cavett is asked about his relationship with Johnny Carson, for whom he served as a writer on… 1,318 more words

Movies

Antenna TV And Andy B "Shift" Paying Some Tribute To Roger Moore

If “Antenna TV” can do it, so can I. Instead of notes on Ottawa forcing a 7th game, for what will be a bit nervous NBC and Emrick, Thurs in Pitts (THE game, #7 of the ’60 World Series, was on a Thursday in Pittsburgh!) and Mr. 252 more words

Today In Music History: 05/22/17

By Domino

Birthday shout outs to Johnny Gill from New Edition, Jesse Valenzuela from the Gin Blossoms, Morrissey from the Smiths, and long time Elton John collaborator Bernie Taupin. 227 more words

Features

Goodnight Johnny, and Thank You

Today in History, May 21, 1992: Johnny Carson airs his last “The Tonight Show” after thirty seasons beginning in 1962. Many of us grew up with Johnny and his many guests. 23 more words

Legendary Bandleader Doc Severinsen on the 25th Anniversary of the Final ‘Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson'

May 22nd marks the 25th anniversary of the final ‘Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson’ and to celebrate, Dave Plier welcomes legendary bandleader Doc Severinsen to talk about leading the Tonight Show Band, working with Johnny, his fashion statements, favorite moments filling in for Ed McMahon, touring on the road and remembering the day that Johnny left us. 10 more words

Dave Plier

An Intimate Portrait of ‘Carson, the Magnificent’ with Biographer Bill Zehme

Bill Zehme, one of the most successful and influential magazine writers and biographers of his generation, joins Dave to talk about his exclusive post-Tonight Show interview with Johnny Carson and a comprehensive look at his life in and out of show business. 20 more words

Dave Plier

’The King of Late Night’ with Jeff Sotzing, President of Carson Entertainment and Johnny’s Nephew

President of Carson Entertainment and Johnny Carson’s nephew Jeff Sotzing joins Dave Plier to talk about producing the original ‘Tonight Show’, behind the scenes, the salt mines where the Carson archives are preserved. 22 more words

Dave Plier