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Jay Leno's Final Tonight Show Hits 5-Year Ratings High: The 5 Most Memorable Moments

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After 22 years, Jay Leno bid a nostalgia-filled adieu to The Tonight Show, celebrating a late-night TV legacy that — setting aside his infamous temporary replacement by Conan O’Brien in 2009-’10 — arguably rivals all except predecessor Johnny Carson’s legendary 30-year reign over the NBC juggernaut.

But did Leno’s farewell …READ MORE & TAKE OUR POLL


Leno Enters His Final Week as Tonight Show Host On a 15-Month High; Fallon Hits 4-Year High

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Jay Leno is poised to (again) end his Tonight Show reign on a high note, while successor Jimmy Fallon is exhibiting a growing following. READ MORE


Jay Leno to Depart The Tonight Show in February

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Jay Leno will end his 22-year stint on The Tonight Show just prior to the winter Olympics’ opening ceremonies in February …READ MORE


It's Official: Jimmy Fallon to Replace Jay Leno as Tonight Show Host in Spring 2014

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NBC confirmed the worst kept secret in Hollywood on Wednesday, announcing that current Late Night frontman Jimmy Fallon will succeed Jay Leno as host of The Tonight Show in Spring 2014. READ MORE


Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show Serenade: Is It as Harmonious as It Seems?

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NBC’s reigning — and allegedly departing — late-night king Jay Leno and heir apparent Jimmy Fallon make light of the struggle for The Tonight Show in a video released Monday.

The two hosts lip synch a parody of West Side Story’s “Tonight,” in which they …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Jay Leno Sounds Off on Tonight Show Layoffs, Says Being No. 1 at NBC 'Is Frowned Upon'

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Jay Leno used his first monologue of the week to comment on layoffs at NBC’s The Tonight Show, which went down last Friday as the result of belt-tightening by parent company, Comcast. READ MORE & WATCH MONOLOGUE


Video: Howard Stern Calls Jay Leno 'Horrible'

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Just as the Late Night Wars were starting to fade from memory, along comes Howard Stern to stir the pot anew… … READ AND WATCH MORE