A night of honors for veteran TV talk show host Dick Cavett.
The native of Nebraska was honored Saturday night at the Museum of Broadcast Communications in River North.
The “Salute to Dick Cavett” took a look back at his long TV career that began in the 1960′s.
Cavett went head-to-head with Johnny Carson in late night TV in the 1970′s and stayed on the air until 1996.
Tuesday , the Museum of Broadcast Communications will open a special video exhibition of Cavett’s career called “Dick Cavett: A Retrospective”.
That exhibit will run through September 27th.