• Watch a preview from the new Johnny Carson documentary

    The documentary American Masters Johnny Carson: King of Late Night is set to premiere May 14 on PBS. In this preview, members of The Tonight Show — writer Raymond Siller, musician Doc Severinsen, talent coordinator Paul Block — and Conan O’Brien remember what it was like to watch Carson perform. “[The Tonight Show] was like a show business cathedral and Johnny was the king,” says Block. Check it out below!

    Watch Coronation of the King on PBS. See more from American Masters.

    American Masters Johnny Carson: King of Late Night will be available on Blu-ray and DVD on July 17

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