Dick Cavett

Dick Cavett was the host of "The Dick Cavett Show," which aired on ABC from 1968 to 1975 and on PBS from 1977 to 1982. He also hosted talk shows on the USA, HBO, and CNBC cable networks. He is the coauthor of "Cavett" and "Eye on Cavett," and since 2007 he has written an online opinion column for "The New York Times." He lives in New York City and Montauk, New York.