After 22 years, Jay Leno’s reign as host of “The Tonight Show” comes to an end when Jimmy Fallon takes over after the Olympics on February 17th. Not only that, the show will return to New York City. The Twitter buzz has been nonstop. Heeeere’s Jimmy!
Jay Leno: “I Don’t Want to Do Another ‘Tonight Show'”
Thanks to DM Gordon (@PhotoToArtGuy) for sending a heads up about this great interview with Leno on his future plans. .
Jimmy Fallon’s “Tonight Show”: What We Know So Far
What do you think of the move to NYC, Adrian Hickman ( @adimike55)?
Jimmy Fallon to Jay Leno: “I Hope I Make You Proud”
Janine (@janiebucks) links to all things Leno and Fallon. Interesting stuff. Thanks Janine!
Jay Leno: ‘Tonight’ Was About ‘Trying To Get Johnny To Laugh‘
NPR featured an interview with Jay Leno confirming the guest comedians on the Tonight Show were trying to make Johnny Carson laugh, not the audience. If you made him laugh, you had it made.
Video of the Week
Robin Williams earns belly laughs from Carson for his Shakespeare improv. Enjoy!
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