The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Jay Leno's Final Episode of "The Tonight Show" Rakes in Massive Ratings

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 9:13 PM GMT

Bidding his heartfelt farewell to friends and coworkers was a fantastic way for the iconic Jay Leno to close his final episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", and his ratings will prove it!

Topping the charts at a towering 14.6 million viewers, Jay's final run at the helm of "The Tonight Show" received its greatest numbers in viewership since the conclusion of "Seinfeld" in May of 1998.


Conan O’Brien Sends One Last Jab to Jay Leno

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 12:40 PM GMT

We’re all familiar with the drama surrounding Conan O’Brien and Jay Leno, and with the grey haired TV legend’s last night on “The Tonight Show” there were some jabs thrown.

Jay’s final showed debuted Thursday (February 6) after 22 years in the business, and while his enemies Jimmy Kimmel and David Letterman paid their respects, Conan chose a different route.


Celebrities Tweet Farewell Messages to Jay Leno

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 12:25 PM GMT

Bringing an end to his 22-year reign hosting “The Tonight Show,” Jay Leno was on the receiving end of some seriously amazing wishes from many of his celebrity pals.

“SexyBack” singer Justin Timberlake tweeted, “Much love to the one and only @jayleno. Thank you for all the laughs and great times! Also... Can I have a car? No? Ok, cool.”


David Letterman to Retiring Jay Leno: “Congratulations on a Wonderful Run!”

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 11:25 AM GMT

The competition between late night television shows has always been fierce, however David Letterman couldn’t help but show some love and respect to Jay Leno as he made his last appearance as host of “The Tonight Show.”

The “Late Show” host began, “Well, as with the world, tonight is a big night for change in late night television. Our friend Jay Leno [has spent] 22 years as host of ‘The Tonight Show.’”


Jimmy Kimmel Praises Jay Leno Before Final Episode of "The Tonight Show"

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 2:03 AM GMT

Putting all hard feelings aside for a special event, Jimmy Kimmel reached out to Jay Leno ahead of his final episode of "The Tonight Show."

Filled with nothing but praise and adoration for his old enemy, the "Jimmy Kimmel Live" host congratulated Jay on his fantastic two-decade run as the face of the iconic talk show.


Kim Kardashian & Oprah Among Stars to Celebrate Jay Leno's Final Show

Posted Friday February 7, 2014 12:50 AM GMT

Gearing up for a night packed with almost as many stars as the Golden Globes, Jay Leno hit the stage one final time to bid a tear-filled farewell to friends and fans of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."


Sandra Bullock Tears Up During Jay Leno’s Farewell Week

Posted Thursday February 6, 2014 10:35 AM GMT

She’s been on “The Tonight Show” 20 times, and Sandra Bullock barely kept her composure as she said goodbye to Jay Leno last night (February 5).

The “Proposal” actress began, "I'd like to say something. I'm going to start crying. You've always been so kind. That's saying a lot in this business because we like to be mean. There's not been one time that you haven't treated me like I had something to offer.”


Check Out 22 Years of Memorable Celebs on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno"

Posted Wednesday February 5, 2014 8:19 PM GMT

As he prepares to depart the "Tonight Show" a second time, Jay Leno is certainly remembering all the people who have joined him on stage.

Indeed, 22 years is a long time for a television show, and countless celebs have stopped by to chat with the silver-haired host during his tenure.