Kathryn Bigelow talks waterboarding on Letterman

I’m forever grateful to Megan Ellison. She helped finance some of my favorite films this year, including Zero Dark Thirty, The Master and Killing Them Softly. Until this morning I had not heard Ellison’s reaction to the Academy’s failure to nominate Kathryn...
Posted On 11 Jan 2013

Ryan Gosling talks Crazy Stupid Love on Letterman

Because he has an Oscar story. And because it’s Ryan Gosling.
Posted On 14 Jul 2011

Letterman & Franco's Oscar Nightmare Support Group

Who better to consult about navigating the three stages of Oscar Host Grief? (“A modicum of embarrassment, a period of numbness, and finally, righteous defiance.”) Letterman’s sage advice: “What the hell do you care?” Exactly. (via Brad Brevett at...
Posted On 31 Mar 2011

Emma Watson casts a spell on David Letterman

She cast a peculiar spell on my cat last Wednesday too. Taji & I agree, Emma Watson is officially adorable and suddenly altogether rawr.
Posted On 12 Jul 2009

Drew Barrymore on Letterman

We’ll post part two of this interview first, because part one (after the cut) was a little bit silly.
Posted On 16 Apr 2009

Seth Rogen on Letterman

David Letterman has a much stranger sense of humor than he normally gets to express on his own show. As offbeat as he can be, I first realized we had matching taste in movie comedies when he raved about One Night at McCools a few years back — a movie that got panned by most...
Posted On 31 Mar 2009