TVLine Items: Craig Ferguson's Last Guest, Tonight's Special Grey's & More

Jay Leno Late Late Night With Craig Ferguson

Maybe Jay Leno can give Craig Ferguson some tips for his post-chatfest life.

The former Tonight Show host will be Ferguson’s final guest on CBS’ The Late Late Show on Friday, Dec. 19, our sister site Deadline reports.

Other stars stopping by during the show’s last week include Jon Hamm (Mad Men), Tim Meadows (Suburgatory), Larry King, Angela Kinsey (The Office), Betty White (Hot in Cleveland), Thomas Lennon (How I Met Your Mother) and Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory).

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* In a collaboration between creator Shonda Rhimes and First Lady Michelle Obama, tonight’s Grey’s Anatomy will highlight resources for homeless veterans when one comes to Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital after being carjacked and losing everything she owns.

* Emily Watson has joined the cast of Lifetime’s upcoming miniseries Marilyn, playing the high-spirited, loving guardian to young Norma Jeane Mortenson, Deadline reports.

* Pivot has released a trailer for its first scripted drama, Fortitude, starring Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games), Richard Dormer (Game of Thrones) and Michael Gambon (the Harry Potter films). The thriller, about a violent crime set against the Arctic landscape, debuts in January 2015.