Late-night Tv legend David Letterman has announced his retirement.

The Late Show host will vacate the Ed Sullivan Theater stage in New York City next year (15).

Letterman made his announcement while taping his Thursday night (03Apr14) show. It is not known who will replace the beloved Tv personality.

Responding to the news, fellow late-night host Jimmy Kimmel tweets, "David Letterman is the best there is and ever was."