TVLine Items: David Letterman Mocks Brian Williams, 2 Join Evil Dead & More

Brian Williams Suspended

When it comes to making jokes about Brian Williams, even the newsman’s good friends can’t help themselves.

During Tuesday’s Late Show, which was recorded before news of Williams’ six-month suspension was made public, David Letterman targeted him in his nightly Top 10 list, appropriately titled “Top 10 Things Brian Williams Has Said That May Or May Not Be True.”

Enjoy the entire segment in full below:


Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Starz’s 10-episode Ash Vs. Evil Dead series has added Ray Santiago (Touch) and Dana DeLorenzo (Californication) to its cast, our sister site Deadline reports. Santiago will play Ash’s (Bruce Campbell) immigrant sidekick Pablo Simon, while DeLorenzo will play wild-child Kelly Maxwell.

* Season 2 of SundanceTV’s The Red Road will premiere Thursday, April 2, at 10/9c.

* Syndicated daytime talk show The Real has been renewed for a second season.