Jay Leno

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  • Birth Name: James Douglas Muir Leno
  • Birth Place: New Rochelle, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/28/1950, Taurus
  • Profession: Talk-show host; comedian; author
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NBCU CEO: Nothing's Stopping Tina Fey, Jay Leno From Taking Late Show Job

With David Letterman officially announcing his retirement from the late-night stage, the question on everyone's mind is "Who will replace him?" Many names have been bandied about, and NBC Universal CEO Steve Burke isn't taking former The Tonight Show host Jay Leno and former 30 Rock star Tina Fey out of the pool of potential candidates despite their past connection to NBC...

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Jay Leno on David Letterman's Retirement: He and I Are Going to Broadway

David Letterman hasn't revealed what he plans to do after he retires from The Late Show in 2015, but his former rival Jay Leno has a suggestion: head to the Great White Way.

When Extra asked Leno about Letterman's recent retirement announcement, Leno joked: "You know, he and I are going to do The Sunshine Boys on Broadway, so we're very excited about that."

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Who Should Replace Letterman? Our Top 10 List

As CBS CEO Les Moonves said, "there's only one David Letterman" — and he's the onlyLate Show host the series has ever known. Letterman's impending retirement is still a year out, but that doesn't mean we can't start thinking about his eventual successor. Here is our top 10 list of picks.
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Videos

Collision Course
TVGuide.com's Top Moments of the Week (February 5 - February 11)
TVGuide.com's Top Moments of the Week (January 8 - January 14)
Craig Ferguson, Part 2

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Tales of the Rat Fink
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Igor (2008)
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Igor

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Scary GodCouple
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The Fairly OddParents: Scary GodCouple
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The Fairly OddParents: Force of Nature/Viral Vidiots

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Credits

Year Title Description
2014 Jay Leno TV Show Series, Subject (person only)
2014 The 1984 Los Angeles Comedy Competition with Host Jay Leno TV Show Series, Performer
2014 Leno and Fallon TV Show Series, Remarks by
2013 Kelly Clarkson's Cautionary Christmas Music Tale TV Show Series, Appearing
2012 Blake Shelton's Not-So-Family Christmas TV Show Series, Appearing

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News

David Letterman to Retire from Late Show in 2015

David Letterman will retire from The Late Show in 2015, he announced during his Thursday night show.

"I phoned [CBS President and CEO Leslie Mooves] just before the program, and I said 'Leslie, it's been great, you've been great, and the network has been great, but... read more

Jay Leno Appears on The Arsenio Hall Show to Announce Season 2 Renewal

Well that didn't take long!

Less than three weeks after leaving The Tonight Show, Jay Leno returned to late-night to help make a special announcement.

Fall TV 2014 Scorecard: Which shows are returning? Which aren't?

On Wednesday's episode of The Arsenio Hall Show, Leno sneaked up from behind Hall and gave the first of two big surprises. The second, via an inconspicuous-looking letter, was Leno's reveal that The Arsenio Hall Show has been renewed for a second season.

CBS Television Distribution sent out a release shortly thereafter making the renewal official. "Since 9/9/13, I've been waking up without... read more

E!'s Hello Ross Returns: Will Jay Leno Make A Guest Appearance?

Jay Leno out, Ross Mathews in! The beloved, former Tonight Show intern returns to E! with Season 2 of his hit talk show, Hello Ross (premiering Friday, Feb. 21 at 10/9c), but there's no confirmation of his ex-boss's appearance just yet.

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Ratings: Jimmy Fallon Scores Second-Biggest Tonight Show Audience in Five Years

Jimmy Fallon's first The Tonight Show drew the franchise's second-largest audience in five years.

Fallon's midnight debut earned 11.3 million ...
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Jimmy Fallon Brings Tonight Show Back to New York with Star-Studded Debut

Jimmy Fallon ushered in a new era of The Tonight Show, and welcomed the show back to New York for the first time in more than four decades on Monday. Although the former Late Night host was broadcasting from the same studio, with the same band and the same announcer, the historical impact of The Tonight Show's return to the Big Apple was... read more

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