In the 1980s, the Harvey Pekar, David Letterman dynamic made a very unlikely late night star of the outspoken comic writer who carried on an uneasy relationship with Letterman and even NBC itself. While the appearances certainly bolstered Harvey's career, he continued to toil for most of his life in relative obscurity thanks to his own discomfort with fame. Harvey Pekar enjoyed eight appearances on Late Night with David Letterman in the 1980s. His relationship with the show ended when he...Read Full Story
Harvey Pekar (October 8, 1939 – July 12, 2010) was a writer who rose to notoriety for his on-again/off-again comic 'American Splendor.' Find more Harvey Pekar pictures, news and information below.