The show will tape at New York City’s Apollo Theater on Tuesday, May 6. The 90-minute special, produced in conjunction with Don Mischer Productions, will air on Spike TV on Wednesday, May 28 at 9 p.m.
“We’re thrilled that David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Robert De Niro and so many more will be coming out to entertain and celebrate our hero — Don Rickles,” said Casey Patterson, executive producer and executive vice president, Event Production & Talent Development, Viacom Entertainment Group.
Patterson concluded: “The genius of Rickles is in the danger, nobody is safe, and what you can expect is a night of comedy from these superstars worthy of a legend. It truly will be One Night Only.”