Famous Friends of David Letterman

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List of famous people who are friends with David Letterman, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Every person on this list has either been seen in public with David Letterman, or is known to be acquaintances or best friends with David Letterman. From the people who have had a falling out with David Letterman to David Letterman's current best friends and buddies, these are the people that David Letterman has or had a relationship with at some point. If you notice that any of David Letterman's celebrity bros are missing from the list, you can add them below and make this list of David Letterman's friends that much better.

This list below has everything from Julia Roberts to Bill Cosby.

This list answers the questions, "Who are David Letterman's friends?" and "Which celebrities is David Letterman friends with?"
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Jerry Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Friends of David Letterman
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In 2013, David Letterman appeared on his friend Jerry Seinfeld's show Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.

Jerome Allen "Jerry" Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he co-created and co-wrote with Larry David. For its final two seasons, they were also co-executive producers. Seinfeld also co-wrote and co-produced the 2007 animated film Bee Movie, in which he voiced the protagonist. In 2010, he premiered a reality series called The Marriage Ref. He directed Colin Quinn in the Broadway show Long Story Short at the Helen Hayes Theater, which ran until January 2011. He is also the creator and host of the web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. In his stand-up comedy career, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

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Jay Leno is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Friends of David Letterman
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Jay Leno and David Letterman were friends when they first started performing comedy in New York, but they soon grew to be rivals.

James Douglas Muir "Jay" Leno is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, voice actor and television host. Leno was the host of NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from 1992 to 2009. Beginning in September 2009, Leno started a primetime talk show, titled The Jay Leno Show, which aired weeknights at 10:00 p.m. ET, also on NBC. After The Jay Leno Show was canceled in January 2010 amid a host controversy, Leno returned to host The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on March 1, 2010. Leno hosted his last episode of The Tonight Show on February 6, 2014. That same year, he was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: USA, New York, New Rochelle

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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Friends of David Letterman
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Bill Cosby and David Letterman have been friends for decades.

William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed by landing a starring role in the 1960s show I Spy. During its first two seasons, he was a regular on the children's television series The Electric Company. Cosby is known for creating the cartoon comedy series Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids, about a group of young friends growing up in an urban area. Cosby has also been a film actor. Beginning in the 1980s, Cosby produced and starred in a sitcom, The Cosby Show; the show aired from 1984 to 1992 and was rated as the number one show in America for five years, 1984 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 81

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Ray Romano is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Friends of David Letterman
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David Letterman's company World Wide Pants produced Ray Romano's popular sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond.

Raymond Albert "Ray" Romano is an American actor, stand-up comedian, screenwriter and voice actor, best known for his roles on the sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond, for which he received an Emmy Award, and having voiced Manny in the Ice Age film series. He created and starred in the TNT comedy-drama Men of a Certain Age. In 2012, Romano began appearing in Parenthood. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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