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The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Duration:
USA:62 min | UK:45 min
Genres:
Comedy | Music | Talk-Show
IMDB rate:
5.3
Director:
Star Price
Awards:
Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 42 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Filming Locations: Burbank, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
Paul Reubens
Paul Reubens
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Michael McKean
Michael McKean
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Ryan Hanson Bradford
Ryan Hanson Bradford
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Max Prado
Max Prado
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Jay Leno
Himself - Host / ... (4,618 episodes, 1992-2014)
Kevin Eubanks
Himself - Musical Director / ... (3,222 episodes, 1995-2013)
Edd Hall
Himself - Announcer / ... (2,315 episodes, 1992-2004)
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Trivia
Jimmy Brogan, who co-wrote Jay Leno's opening monologue from 1992-2001, was usually seen sitting off to the side of the audience. Once in a while, Jay would make a bet with Jimmy if a certain joke worked or not, and the loser would pay the winner in front of the camera.
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Unlike his predecessor, Johnny Carson, whose guest hosts were a staple almost from the beginning, Jay Leno went for a full decade before presenting his first guest host, Katie Couric.
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On September 27, 2004, the 50th anniversary of "The Tonight Show"'s debut, NBC announced that 'Conan O'Brien' would take over the show in 2009. Leno was still leading the late-night ratings but O'Brien was promised the show so that he would not leave NBC. NBC did not want to lose Leno either and created The Jay Leno Show (2009), the first nightly network primetime talk show. In 2010, due to poor ratings for both O'Brien and Leno's shows, NBC wanted to move Leno's show into O'Brien timeslot, with O'Brien's "Tonight Show" airing at 12:05 am. O'Brien publicly announced that he would rather leave the show than allow that to happen. NBC and O'Brien reached a settlement to allow him to leave the show seven months into his tenure. Leno returned to "The Tonight Show" in March 2010.
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Quotes
Kevin Eubanks: Oh no! There be a hole in my suit!
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Jay Leno: You know who the embarrassing brother in the Bush family is?
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Jay Leno: I think it's just a case of monkey see, monkey do.
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Faq
Q
You are writing about Late night comedy hosts as though Arsenio Hall is not in the room. You even mention Conon O'brian in the same sentence as Johnny Carson. Are you crazy!
A
Nominate Arsenio Hall's name. He is really funny and he's the first African American to Host a Late NIght Comedy Show.Some people want to see Arsenio Hall's name along side Jay Leno as his show made "the first ever done list" so many times, and still is making history. Why mention Conan O'brian's, the racist's, This name show never be mentioned in the same breath with Johnny Carson as these people are so dissimilar one of really funny. You can mention Arsenio Hall's name he's really funny. He like some of the others work toward a better world.
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Photos from cast
Paul Reubens Chris Isaak Melissa Joan Hart Patricia Heaton Art Bonilla Shirly Brener T.J. Hoban Michael McKean