Magic Johnson: His Nov.8 appearance to discuss his HIV infection aired in prime time in some cities.
Warren Beatty: Hall presented the expectant dad with diapers just before the birth of Beatty’s daughter.
Roseanne Arnold: After months of mutual name-calling, the two comedians buried the hatchet on the air.
Whoopi Goldberg: Once a frequent guest, she’ll become a competitor when her own talk show begins this fall.
Eddie Murphy: Close friends off camera, Murphy and Hall costarred in Coming to America and Harlem Nights.
Andrew Dice Clay: Hall’s female keyboardist, Starr Parodi, boycotted the comic’s weepy appearance.