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Kathy Bates’s 10 Best Movies

Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates is one of the most versatile and hardest working actresses in Hollywood.  As much a fixture on TV as she is in films (Bates has FOURTEEN Emmy nominations), Bates has enormous range.  For someone who looks like a cuddly grandma, she can be absolutely terrifying (Misery & American Horror Story) and a bulldozing force of nature (The Late Shift, Primary Colors).  She is always a joy to watch and brings any project she’s in up to another level.

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David Letterman to Retire as Host of The Late Show in 2015

David Letterman, The Late Show

The last of the great late night talk show hosts is hanging up his hat.  On last night’s Late Show, David Letterman announced that he would be retiring some time in 2015 from the show he has hosted since 1993.  Before that, Letterman was the host of Late Night at NBC from 1982 until his departure to CBS (part of a chaotic series of events following Johnny Carson’s retirement from The Tonight Show that is covered brilliantly in Bill Carter’s book The Late Shift if you ever want to read more on the topic). Continue reading David Letterman to Retire as Host of The Late Show in 2015