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11.30.2012

IN A RARE TELEVISION INTERVIEW TOGETHER, ROCK LEGENDS JOHN PAUL JONES, JIMMY PAGE AND ROBERT PLANT FROM LED ZEPPELIN TO VISIT CBS’s “LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN”

The Band, Along with Letterman, Will Be Honored at

“The 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors”  

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In a rare television interview together, John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant, members of the legendary rock group Led Zeppelin, will visit the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, Monday, Dec. 3 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT). 

The band, along with Letterman, is one of this year’s honorees at THE 35TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, which will take place in Washington, D.C. the night before their LATE SHOW interview.  THE 35TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS will be broadcast Wednesday, Dec. 26 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. 

In October 2012, Led Zeppelin released the concert film “Celebration Day,” which chronicled the band’s Dec. 10, 2007 show from London’s O2 Arena, their first headline show in 27 years as they headlined a tribute concert for their friend, Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun.  “Celebration Day” was released on DVD, Blu-Ray, CD and digital download and CD on Nov. 19.

In addition to Led Zeppelin, other Kennedy Center Honorees booked on the LATE SHOW are Academy Award-winning actor Dustin Hoffman on Friday, Dec. 7 and ballerina Natalia Makarova on Tuesday, Dec. 11.

The LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN is a production of Worldwide Pants Incorporated.  Barbara Gaines, Matt Roberts, Jude Brennan, Maria Pope, Eric Stangel, Justin Stangel and Rob Burnett are the executive producers.

 

RATING: TV-PG (Rating may change on day of broadcast due to specific subject matter.)

 

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Press:

Kim Izzo-Emmet
212-975-3820
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Jeffrey Staab
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