American Masters

Johnny Carson: King of Late Night Preview

Preview: Season 25 | 30s

Johnny Carson (10/23/1925 – 1/23/2005) was seen by more people on more occasions than anyone else in American history. Over the course of 30 years, 4,531 episodes and 23,000 guests, he became a fixture of national life. Johnny Carson: King of Late Night explores his life, career, and complexities.

Aired: 05/14/12

Expired: 05/13/16

Rating: NR

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