David Letterman: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

David Letterman: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 8:00pm

Pictured: David Letterman

Credit: Courtesy of Scott Suchman

This November, The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor salutes David Letterman. The program premieres Monday, November 20, 2017 at 8 p.m. on WXXI-TV. The special will be recorded at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on October 22, and it features a star-studded cast of Letterman’s friends and colleagues including Senator Al Franken, Jimmy Kimmel, Norm Macdonald, Steve Martin, John Mulaney, Bill Murray, Amy Schumer, Paul Shaffer, Martin Short, Eddie Vedder, Jimmie Walker and other top entertainers and comedians. The evening pays tribute to the humor and accomplishments of the broadcasting icon.

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