Name: Jay Leno
Birth Name: 
James Douglas Muir Leno
Birth Date: 
April 28, 1950
Birth Place: 
New Rochelle, NY
Stand Up Comedian / TV Host
Relationship Status: 
Married to Mavis Nicholson Leno
Celebrity Ranking # 1843

Jay Leno Says Goodbye to the "Tonight Show"

Posted Saturday May 30, 2009 12:41 PM GMT

He’s been making people laugh as the host of “The Tonight Show” since 1992, and last night (May 29) Jay Leno bid his late-night gig farewell.

Keeping the crowd in stitches, Leno mused, "When we started this show, my hair was black and the president was white. When we started the show, Jon and Kate were both eight."

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Jay Leno Lands in the Hospital

Posted Friday April 24, 2009 8:08 AM GMT

He’s a staple of American late night television, but yesterday (April 23) Jay Leno had to forgo his hosting duties due to some health issues that landed him in the hospital.

According to a report, the “Tonight Show” stud canceled the taping of his show and checked into Providence Saint Joseph’s Medical Center in Burbank.

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Jessica Alba: Tonight Show Temptress

Posted Friday April 17, 2009 8:22 PM GMT

Heading out on the late night circuit, Jessica Alba was all smiles during her appearance on the “Tonight Show with Jay Leno” on Thursday (April 16).

Still sporting her recently lightened hairdo, the “Sin City” starlet greeted Leno with a hug before taking her seat for the show’s interview.


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Jamie Foxx: I’m Sorry Miley

Posted Wednesday April 15, 2009 2:58 PM GMT

As previously reported by the Gossip Girls, Jamie Foxx took a few verbal shots at Miley Cyrus during his “Foxxhole” Sirius Satellite Radio program on Sunday. And last night, he apologized.


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Top 10 Sexually Charged Late Night Interviews Of All Time

Posted Thursday January 8, 2009 3:25 PM GMT

As we look forward to the multitude of possibilities in 2009, it's important to keep in mind that the future, while exciting, is difficult to predict. We can approach our goals with a carefully plotted precision, but even in the most calculated circumstances, sometimes things go horribly wrong. Take late night talk shows for example. The hosts do their best to keep the shows funny while maintaining the standards and practices enacted by the FCC, but that doesn’t mean they always maintain control. Sometimes the proverbial “crap” simply hits the fan.


Tom Cruise Promotes “Valkyrie”

Posted Friday December 12, 2008 3:54 PM GMT

Hot on the promotional trail, Tom Cruise was spotted on his way out of the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” studio following a plug for his new movie “Valkyrie.”

The “Eyes Wide Shut” stud was gracious enough to stop and chat with fans, sign autographs, and pose for pictures before being escorted away by his bodyguards.


Vanessa Hudgens: On Her Way to HSM3 Premiere

Posted Friday October 17, 2008 1:42 AM GMT

It could be on the of the biggest nights of her entire acting career, and Vanessa Hudgens is gearing up for the Los Angeles premiere of “High School Musical 3: Senior Year.”

The “Sneakernight” songstress was spotted by the paparazzi meandering around downtown LA earlier tonight, primping her hair and getting some fresh air before heading down to USC’s Gelen Center.


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Vanessa Hudgens Visits Tonight Show

Posted Saturday October 11, 2008 12:16 PM GMT

The cast of “High School Musical 3: Senior Year” just wrapped up a European promotional tour. And now that she’s back in the States, Vanessa Hudgens has already begun her publicity duties.

The “Identified” babe was looking fit and fine during her trip to “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” as she began her assault on the American press.