Jay Leno is the funniest of them all

2014-06-19 20:00

Newly retired from The Tonight Show, television host Jay Leno is now being awarded the top US humour prize.

Jay Leno: 2nd Tonight exit is quits for late-night

2014-02-04 19:00

Jay Leno, as affably efficient backstage as he is in front of the camera, avoids waxing poetic about his 22-year Tonight Show run that draws to a close this week.


Liam Hemsworth chats to Jay Leno about Jennifer Lawrence's antics on set and reveals a new clip from the upcoming Hunger Games movie.

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Sharon Osbourne reveals Jay Leno fling

2013-09-11 12:19

Sharon Osbourne has revealed she had a fling with late night talk show host Jay Leno before she married Ozzy Osbourne.


Speaking to talkshow host Jay Leno, US President Barack Obama said he has "no patience" for countries that discriminate against their LGBT communities. Watch.

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Leno out, Fallon in on The Tonight Show

2013-03-22 17:40

Jimmy Fallon has been named as Jay Leno's replacement at The Tonight Show once his contract with the NBC programme concludes in 2014.

David Letterman opens up to Oprah

2013-01-08 12:52

In rare interview with Oprah Winfrey on her new talk show, David Letterman gave her an in-depth look into his personal life and his darkest secrets.

Obama slams Republican: Rape is rape

2012-10-25 09:14

US President Barack Obama has condemned a Republican Senate candidate's assertion that pregnancies resulting from rape are intended by God.

Jimmy Kimmel vs Leno and Letterman

2012-08-22 10:48

Comedian Jimmy Kimmel will be going head to head with late-night talk show hosts Jay Leno and David Letterman when his TV programme moves to a later time slot.

India to complain over Jay Leno gag

2012-01-23 19:11

India is to object to a joke by TV host Jay Leno in which he said the Golden Temple, the holiest shrine for Sikhs, was a summer home for presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

Jay Leno is Pudding Man of the Year

2011-01-25 15:22

Talk show host and comedian Jay Leno has been named Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Man of the Year.

Leno visits Palin's hometown

2010-10-11 09:30

Jay Leno has dropped by Sarah Palin's hometown to help open an Air Force Reserve recruiting office.

Phoenix to Letterman: Sorry

2010-09-23 13:13

Joaquin Phoenix has returned to David Letterman's Late Show to apologise for his wacky appearance last year.

Biden defends Russia spy swap

2010-07-10 14:23

The Obama administration is having to convince sceptics that the US did not get a raw deal from Russia in a 10-for-four spy swap with Russia.

Top Gear gets US remake

2010-04-22 08:26

An American version of Top Gear is in the works , BBC has reported.

Leno returns to late night

2010-02-27 14:34

When late night TV host Jay Leno reclaims The Tonight Show on Monday, NBC is banking that the ratings spiral that marked Conan O'Brien's brief tenure as host will quickly fade to a dim memory.

O'Brien thanks fans on final show

2010-01-23 08:20

On his final Tonight show, Conan O'Brien said walking away instead of accepting a demotion is the hardest thing he's ever had to do.

Conan O'Brien: no thanks to NBC

2010-01-13 19:13

Conan O'Brien has refused to play along with NBC's plan to move The Tonight Show and return Jay Leno to late-night.

NBC mulls Leno return

2010-01-08 11:25

NBC is mulling a scheduling shakeup that would put Jay Leno back on late-night TV and end the experiment that brought the talk show host to prime-time.

Leno would do Tonight again

2009-11-02 22:25

Jay Leno says he would have rather stayed put at The Tonight Show and if NBC offered him that job again, he'd take it.


Jay Leno makes new SRT Hellcat scream

2014-08-05 13:37

Talk show host and car-collector Jay Leno has added a new muscle car to his massive collection - the Dodge Challenger Hellcat. Check out the latest addition to his ever-expanding garage!

Jimmy Fallon off to fast start on Tonight show

2014-03-25 16:30

One month in, NBC's generational trade of Jay Leno for Jimmy Fallon at the Tonight show is succeeding beyond the hopes of executives who engineered it.

5 memorable moments from Jay Leno's final show

2014-02-07 12:24

Jay Leno said goodbye again to The Tonight Show. Here are five memorable moments from the final show.

Video: Jay Leno - 50 years of Mustang

2014-01-03 07:19

With the announcement of Ford's SA-bound Mustang, talk show host and car guru Jay Leno takes a trip down memory lane with the original Mustang designer, Lee Iacocca. Watch the awesome video!

Liam Hemsworth's semi-naked past revealed on talk show

2013-11-08 13:14

Liam Hemsworth hasn’t always had such a glittering career, as Jay Leno kindly pointed out to him when he appeared on The Tonight Show.

Russia 'disappointed' by US talks decision

2013-08-08 07:43

US President Barack Obama has scrapped a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, with the Kremlin saying Washington is not ready for ties on an "equal basis".

Jay Leno to leave NBC's Tonight Show

2013-04-04 12:28

Jay Leno has said he will be leaving NBC's Tonight Show next spring, to be replaced by Jimmy Fallon.

Kimmel beats Letterman, closes on Leno

2013-01-10 12:06

In a late night riff on David and Goliath, TV talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has beaten out David Letterman and nearly caught ratings champion Jay Leno with his first show in their time slot.

Barbara Walters: Lindsay disappointed me

2012-11-13 17:57

Barbara Walters has been left "disappointed" by Lindsay Lohan, after the troubled starlet pulled out of their upcoming interview and opted to appear on The Tonight Show.

Oscar Pistorius appears on Jay Leno

2012-10-10 09:52

South African Paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in the US and talked about golfing with Michael Phelps.

UK lawmakers complain over Jay Leno joke

2012-01-26 19:15

British lawmakers say Prime Minister David Cameron should complain to the United States over a Jay Leno routine which joked about the holiest site in the Sikh religion.

Trevor Noah impresses Jay Leno

2012-01-09 10:15

Trevor Noah has made history by becoming the first SA comedian to appear on American TV show The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

No one cares about pot - Schwarzenegger

2010-11-09 11:32

After signing a law that makes the possession of marijuana the equivalent of a traffic ticket, Arnold Schwarzenegger says no one cares if you smoke or not.

Leno visits Palin's hometown

2010-10-11 09:30

Jay Leno has dropped by Sarah Palin's hometown to help open an Air Force Reserve recruiting office.

Phoenix to Letterman: Sorry

2010-09-23 13:13

Joaquin Phoenix has returned to David Letterman's Late Show to apologise for his wacky appearance last year.

Leno takes a shot at Conan

2010-05-06 08:55

Tonight show host Jay Leno took a swipe at Conan O'Brien in his monologue on Tuesday, two days after O'Brien's interview with 60 Minutes aired on CBS.

NBC improves without Leno

2010-03-17 16:02

NBC's audience for the final hour of prime-time TV has increased by 45 percent, two weeks after Jay Leno's move back to a late-night slot.

Leno adds Lambert, Harper

2010-02-25 11:29

Jay Leno is pumping more music into his Tonight Show return.

Leno staffers back their boss

2010-01-18 08:35

Longtime members of Jay Leno's TV staff spoke up for their boss, saying he's being wrongly cast as the bad guy in NBC's late-night upheaval.

NBC cans Leno experiment

2010-01-11 12:26

NBC has said it decided to pull the plug on the Jay Leno experiment when some affiliate stations considered dropping the nightly prime-time show.

Jay Leno losing to DVRs

2009-11-30 09:31

Much of the prime-time audience lost to NBC when Jay Leno moved into prime-time has gone not to its rivals, but the digital video recorder.

Conan's Tonight wins on ratings

2009-06-03 11:00

Conan O'Brien has reason to smile after his debut as Tonight show host, but not all the critics are smiling with him.

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