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NBC Ponders Expanded Tonight Show and Revamped Late Night

As NBC plans next year's Tonight Show handoff from Jay Leno to Jimmy Fallon, the network is taking a hard look at all of its late night options. That includes a potentially extreme makeover of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon once Fallon departs. The network has also given serious consideration to expanding The Tonight Show back to 90 minutes under Fallon, insiders confirm. Such an expansion might have led to a much smaller, 30 minute Late Night. But sources say the 90-minute Tonight Show idea has now been tabled.

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VIDEO: Affirmative Action

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Affirmative Action
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Length: 29:45
Aired: 12/10/2000

Larry insults a black dermatologist while on the way to fill a prescription for Cheryl's skin condition. watch

VIDEO: Curb Your Enthusiasm 09 (HBO)

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Curb Your Enthusiasm 09 (HBO)
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Length: 29:49
Aired: 12/10/2000

Ends 12/31/15. 'Affirmative Action.' Larry insults a black dermatologist while on the way to fill a prescription for Cheryl's skin condition. watch


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Year Title Description
2006 Square Off: David James Elliott Episode, Guest
2002 Inside TV Land: Taboo TV Episode, Remarks by
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm: Affirmative Action
Season 1, Episode 9
Episode, Actor - Himself
1999 It's like, You Know... TV Show Series, Executive Producer

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E! Entertainment television has confirmed the particulars of Ryan Seacrest's massive new deal with the network, in which the American Idol host will serve as managing editor and lead anchor of E! News beginning in March, executive-produce and cohost E!'s Live from the Red Carpet awards-show coverage, and produce series for the channel via Ryan Seacrest Productions. "This is a huge coup for E!," says president and CEO Ted Harbert in a statement. "[Ryan] is the best at what he does" — which, I always thought, was making Idol viewers wait through countless commercials. read more

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