'Late Show With David Letterman':
A legacy in pictures

For all the talk of top 10 lists and stupid tricks perpetrated by both beast and man, the element that has kept the “Late Show” so engaging over all these years is David Letterman’s way with people. Whether he’s talking with actors, musicians or politicians, or taking part in crazy antics, the result is always entertaining. Explore some of the most memorable moments of Letterman’s legacy.

Up close and personal

Note-worthy performances

'Late Night' shenanigans

Produced by Elizabeth Bourke and Jon Schleuss