American Masters: Johnny Carson: King of Late Night

Photograph: Courtesy Carson Entertainment
Johnny Carson
The Paley Center for Media , Midtown West Thursday May 10 2012 18:00
See PBS series American Masters’ look at the man who hosted The Tonight Show for 30 years. The program features original footage, plus interviews with 45 of Carson’s friends, family members and colleagues. After the screening, hear from Peter Jones, the writer-director-producer behind the special, as well as series executive producer Susan Lacy and talk-show icon Dick Cavett.
Venue name: The Paley Center for Media
Address: 25 W 52nd St
New York
Cross street: between Fifth and Sixth Aves
Opening hours: Wed, Fri–Sun noon–6pm; Thu noon–8pm
Transport: Subway: B, D, F to 47–50th Sts–Rockefeller Ctr; E, M to Fifth Ave–53rd St
Price: $20, members $15