All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Jay Leno’

Howard Stern Jumps on Jay Leno Over Jimmy Kimmel “Mean Streak” Comment

Howard Stern is taking Jimmy Kimmel’s side following a comment Jay Leno made about the late-night host. It was during an interview with the New York Daily News that Jay Leno remarked about Kimmel, saying he’s third place in the late-night ratings because “he’s got a mean streak.” “It’s funny, I always thought Jimmy Kimmel was the (late night) guy …

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Jimmy Fallon Welcomes Jay Leno Back to “The Tonight Show”

Jimmy Fallon surprised his audience on Tuesday night when he welcomed Jay Leno back to The Tonight Show in a surprise appearance. Fallon started the show as usual–easing into his monologue. Then he suffered some sort of “injury.” “I think I pulled a hammie on that one. I don’t think I can continue,” Jimmy Fallon said. “I think I’m going …

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Jimmy Fallon Brings Jay Leno Back to “The Tonight Show” for Surprise Appearance

Jimmy Fallon surprised his audience, as well as viewers at home, on Tuesday night when he brought Jay Leno back to The Tonight Show. Fallon started the show as usual–easing into his monologue. Then he suffered an injury. “I think I pulled a hammie on that one. I don’t think I can continue,” Jimmy Fallon said. “I think I’m going …

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Jimmy Fallon: Jay Leno Takes Over Tonight Show Monologue, Jokes About Kardashian Ass

Due to a comedic injury, Jimmy Fallon had to call in a sub to finish his Tonight Show monologue. Fallon pulled a hammy on a joke about President Obama and Bernie Sanders, and asked if anyone could tag in for him – as the show must go on. Thankfully, someone with a bit of monologue experience was there to help. …

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Melissa Rivers Says Jay Leno Snubbed Her Over Feud With Her Mother

It seems that old habits – and old grudges – die hard. Melissa Rivers appears to be holding a grudge against Jay Leno for holding a grudge against her mother Joan Rivers. The 47-year-old opened up on Howard Stern about how the former Tonight Show host snubbed her just months after her mother’s death. Melissa recounted that she was asked …

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David Letterman: Jay Leno Invited to Appear on ‘Late Show’

David Letterman and Jay Leno have long been what many described as arch rivals. Now some media outlets are reporting that Letterman’s Late Show has extended an invitation to Jay Leno to appear as a guest. Reuters is reporting that Jay Leno has in fact been invited to appear on The Late Show some time before David Letterman retires in …

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Trista Sutter On Jay Leno’s ‘Bachelorette’ Tale

Trista Sutter reacted this weekend to a story Jay Leno shared with Craig Ferguson during the final episode of the Late Late Show last Friday. Craig Ferguson mentioned to Jay Leno how exhausting it was to entertain the many celebrity guests he met throughout the years. Leno remarked that sometimes the people he had to interview were boring. “The classic …

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‘Bob Newhart Show’ Finale Honored On Craig Ferguson’s ‘The Late Late Show’ Farewell

The Bob Newhart Show finale was honored by Craig Ferguson during his farewell to the The Late Late Show Friday. In a surprise twist, Bob Newhart was revealed to be Secretariat the Pantomime Horse all these years as he got Friday’s The Late Late Show finale under way in a Newhart-style ending. As the 52-year-old host chatted with Geoff the …

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Angie Harmon, Jason Sehorn to Divorce After 13 Years of Marriage

Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn are splitting after 13 years of marriage. A rep confirmed the news to People on Monday. “For the sake of their children, they ask for respect and privacy as they navigate this time in their lives,” said the rep. The ex-NFL star proposed in a very public, lovely and memorable way to Harmon live on …

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Pam Dawber of ‘Mork and Mindy’, Other Co-Stars Remember Robin Williams

The world has reacted with shock and sadness this week to the death of Robin Williams, who was found dead in his Tiberon, California home on Monday. The 63-year-old, beloved actor’s death was ruled a suicide by hanging. Those who worked with him and knew him well shared their thoughts following the tragic news. “I am completely and totally devastated. …

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David Duchovny and Téa Leoni Are Officially Divorced

David Duchovny and Tea Leoni are officially divorced. The couple quietly finalized their divorce in June and reports are only now emerging about the end of the couple’s marriage. According to TMZ, who broke the story, the divorce was filed in June and the two settled all the terms themselves. It was Duchovny, 54, who filed for the divorce, citing …

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Behati Prinsloo, Adam Levine Marry in Mexico

Behati Prinsloo and Adam Levine tied the knot in Mexico on Saturday. The Voice star and Maroon 5 front man married the Victoria’s Secret Angel in front of 300 guests. Behati wore a stunning Marchesa gown and the couple asked friends and family members to make charitable donations in lieu of wedding gifts. Some of those friends included a long …

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Jay Leno: Producer’s Book Spills Beans on ‘Tonight Show’ Antics

Jay Leno’s longtime Tonight Show segment producer David Berg has written a book about his years with Leno and the snafus and occasional difficulties the staff and host ran in to with a handful of guests. Called Behind the Curtain: An Insider’s View of Jay Leno’s Tonight Show, the book shares some things Jay Leno could not while at the …

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Jay Leno to Receive Prestigious Comedy Award

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts this week announced that Jay Leno will be awarded this year’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. A ceremony to award Leno the prize will be held on October 19 at Kennedy Center Concert Hall in Washington D.C. The Mark Twain Prize is an annual award given to comedians who have …

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Jay Leno to Receive America’s Top Humor Prize

Jay Leno may have retired from The Tonight Show and handed the reins to fellow funny man Jimmy Fallon back in February, but he’s still known as being among the funniest people around. He will be awarded for his uncanny sense of humor–and deliverance of said humor–this fall when the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor is bestowed upon the …

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Jay Leno Is Enjoying His Retirement

Jay Leno became one of America’s favorite comedians while serving twenty consecutive years as the host of everybody’s favorite late night show The Tonight Show. So, when Leno announced that he would be retiring in February, fans were devastated. However, during a recent interview with the Associated Press, Leno assured his fans that he is enjoying his retirement and praised …

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Jay Leno Retirement Plans Pan Out

America may have been sad to see Jay Leno leave The Tonight Show, but at least one person is glad he did it. That person is Jay Leno. In an interview with the Associated Press, Leno explained that he feels “liberated” to spend the time working on his stand up routines while traveling around the world. This week, he was …

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Jay Leno Surprises Arsenio Hall On His Show

It’s been all about Jimmy Fallon the past couple of weeks, that’s for sure, because ever since he took over the Tonight Show for Jay Leno the buzz surrounding the ex-Saturday Night Live member has been huge. But what about Leno, what has he been doing since making his Tonight Show exit? Hardly anybody knows, because he’s done a good …

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Jay Leno Might Appear on Letterman Soon

Arguably, this past week has been the best week of Jimmy Fallon’s career, because not only did he do wonderfully when he took over the Tonight Show from Jay Leno, but he’s been the talk of the Internet, as just about every skit he’s done has gone viral. So now the folks at the Late Show with David Letterman are …

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Jimmy Fallon’s Debut On The Tonight Show Goes Over Well, Joined By Several Guests

There has been plenty of talk and controversy about Jay Leno leaving, and Jimmy Fallon taking over The Tonight Show, and last night, it finally happened. Fallon made his debut with a couple of big scheduled guests, and many more who came in to surprise everyone. On his debut of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon was host to Will Smith …

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Megan Fox Gives Birth To A Baby Boy

When Megan Fox’s male fans heard she was in a serious relationship with “Beverly Hills 90210” star Brian Austin Green, a lot of them were a little confused, because Green was never the typical Hollywood It guy that most sex symbols fall for, and many people thought the relationship wouldn’t last. But when Fox and Green announced they were having …

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Jay Leno Sent Off With Billy Crystal, Garth Brooks

Jay Leno bid farewell to The Tonight Show and his beloved cast, crew and fans on Thursday night, accompanied by Billy Crystal, Garth Brooks and a bevy of fun and poignant surprises. Following Jay’s final monologue a few pre-filmed goodbyes were shared. Steve Carell sat at his desk from The Office and wished Jay well. Martha Stewart made overt sexual …

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Sandra Bullock Chokes Up, Lauds Jay Leno

Sandra Bullock choked back tears as she thanked Jay Leno for years of kindness. The Gravity star told Jay how much she appreciated the fact that he treated her well every time she was a guest on the Tonight Show. Her words and voice were wrought with emotion as she sat across from the Tonight Show host during his next …

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Tara Lipinski Honors Jimmy Fallon On Ice as The Dude

Tara Lipinski honored late night host Jimmy Fallon this week as he finishes up his job as host of Late Night. She did so in a hilarious skit on ice, where she channeled ‘The Dude’ from The Big Lebowski. It aired while Tara was a guest on Fallon’s show. Dressing in a bathrobe and carrying a White Russian while skating …

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Jay Leno Responds To Kimmel’s Comments: “Shut Up”

Jay Leno spoke about leaving “The Tonight Show” on “60 Minutes” recently, saying that while it wasn’t his decision, he’s happy with the network’s choice of replacement in Jimmy Fallon. But he also spoke about the bad blood between him and fellow late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, who hasn’t made it a secret that he disagreed with the way the Leno/Conan …

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Jay Leno Talks About Being Dumped For Fallon

Jay Leno didn’t say much about the debacle involving himself and Conan O’Brien back in 2009, when NBC decided to bring on the flame-haired comedian to replace him…and then changed their minds several months later, leaving O’Brien without a job and wondering what he’d done wrong. While the former “Simpsons” writer spoke often about how hurt he was, subsequently going …

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Mark Harmon Second Only to Ellen DeGeneres in Favorite TV Personalities Poll

Mark Harmon, known for his role as Leroy Jethro Gibbs on the hit CBS show NCIS, is also a very well liked celebrity. He came in second only to Ellen DeGeneres in a recent poll of America’s favorite actors and TV personalities. The Harris Poll released the results on Friday. Harmon visited Jay Leno on The Tonight Show Thursday and …

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Vanessa Hudgens Defends BF, Promotes Movie

Nobody better mess with Vanessa Hudgens’ man. The actress let Jay Leno know to step off when he teased her about her hunky beau of two years, Austin Butler, at the show’s taping on Wednesday. Leno called the super fit actor a “big fat guy.” This didn’t sit too well with Hudgens. Leno continued with the ribbing by saying, “You …

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Louis C.K. To Release Long-Lost Movie This Year

Louis C.K. often integrates the love, frustration, and hilarious insights that his daughters bring him into his comedy routine, and during his final appearance on “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno, he talked about how he’s trying to make them into better people…and can’t quite do it. The comedian’s on-screen daughters are both sweet and funny, getting Louis into sticky …

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Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show Promo Honors the Past

Early last year, Jimmy Fallon announced he’s taking over The Tonight Show. Additionally, it was announced that Seth Meyers would take over Fallon’s time slot. Prior to the announcement, rumors surfaced that Jay Leno would finally give up his gig for Fallon. Fallon fans were delighted and enlightened when the rumors were confirmed by NBC and Fallon. The Tonight Show’s hosting shift …

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