The End Of An Era: Looking Back On Letterman's LegacyPlay
When David Letterman makes his last wisecrack as host of the "Late Show" on May 20th, he'll be concluding an accomplished 33-year career that included more than 6,000 late-night broadcasts and almost 20,000 guest appearances.
His shows received 16 Emmy Awards awards and a staggering 112 Emmy Award nominations.
NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans talks with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson about the host's legacy and final weeks.
- Eric Deggans, TV critic for NPR. He tweets @Deggans.
This segment aired on May 5, 2015.