Jimmy Kimmel Interviews David Letterman
Also: SNL's Please Don't Destroy, and Chris Martin
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Jimmy Kimmel interviewed David Letterman this week and it was pretty awesome. Dave talks about Jimmy replacing all of the photos in the theater with pictures of Dave, Jimmy hosting the Oscars, the identity of Cocaine Bear, Tom Cruise not being there, and more:
One of the newest additions to SNL is the inclusion of digital shorts by sketch group Please Don’t Destroy. They’ve got very tight writing/editing and great physical gags. Check out this one on self-defense:
And one more Please Don’t Destroy sketch from last week’s SNL, telling the story of a road trip gone wrong:
Finally, check out my friend Chris Martin, who did a killer set on Corden! Chris ran this set at my showcase Totally here in LA right before taping it so I knew it would be great— and it was!
And that’s all she wrote!
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