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Report: Jimmy Fallon will host Tonight Show, which will move to New York

Report: Jimmy Fallon will host Tonight Show, which will move to New York

By | March 20, 2013 at 4:08 pm | 3 comments

For the past two weeks, rumors have been swirling about the fate of the Tonight Show come 2014, when host Jay Leno’s contract expires. According to The Hollywood Reporter, who cited “two high-level industry insiders,” on March 1, Fallon would become the new host in the...

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Jerry Seinfeld debuts new jokes on Tonight Show with Jay Leno (Video)

Jerry Seinfeld debuts new jokes on Tonight Show with Jay Leno (Video)

By | March 14, 2013 at 3:33 pm | 4 comments

Last night, Jerry Seinfeld debuted four-and-a-half minutes of new material on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Among his Seinfeldian observations: Food and...Well, yeah, mostly food. Check it out and tell us what you think! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin...

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Report: Howard Stern will replace Jimmy Fallon when Jay Leno leaves Tonight Show

Report: Howard Stern will replace Jimmy Fallon when Jay Leno leaves Tonight Show

By | March 6, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 5 comments

Last weekend news broke that Jimmy Fallon would replace Jay Leno in 2014 as host of The Tonight Show and that NBC would make the announcement as early as May. Although the network denied the story in the Hollywood Reporter, who cited “two high-level industry insiders” and...

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Report: Jimmy Fallon will replace Jay Leno on Tonight Show in 2014

Report: Jimmy Fallon will replace Jay Leno on Tonight Show in 2014

By | March 2, 2013 at 1:07 pm | 11 comments

NBC will announce in May its plans to replace current Tonight Show host Jay Leno with the increasingly popular Jimmy Fallon. This, according to the Hollywood Reporter, who cite "two high-level industry insiders," despite NBC's denial and a rep for Leno who said, "we don't...

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Donald Trump sues Bill Maher for birther joke on Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Donald Trump sues Bill Maher for birther joke on Tonight Show with Jay Leno

By | February 5, 2013 at 12:20 pm | 3 comments

In yet another move to further cement his position as the number one douchebag in the United States, Donald Trump is suing Bill Maher for something the comedian said on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno one month ago. Playing off Trump’s then-recent announcement that he would...

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David Letterman talks sex scandal, opens up about Jay Leno on Oprah’s Next Chapter (Video)

David Letterman talks sex scandal, opens up about Jay Leno on Oprah’s Next Chapter (Video)

By | January 3, 2013 at 3:20 pm | 3 comments

UPDATE: Jan. 7 Here's some more clips from the interview, which aired last night! In the videos below, Letterman talks about his battle with depression, apologizing to Justin Bieber for remarks he made about the young pop star, why he didn't get the Tonight Show gig, his open...

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New study finds late night hosts make fun of Romney twice as much as Obama

New study finds late night hosts make fun of Romney twice as much as Obama

By | November 5, 2012 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments

Ever since Barack Obama replaced George W. Bush in the White House four years ago, politically minded comedians have attempted to adjust their focus to a president who is decidedly not the slow-moving target Bush was. And on the eve of election day, it seems Obama is still...

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Jay Leno takes a 50 percent pay cut, renews with Tonight Show through 2014

Jay Leno takes a 50 percent pay cut, renews with Tonight Show through 2014

By | September 10, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments

A few weeks ago, we learned 20 staffers were laid off from the Tonight Show and that Jay Leno took a “tremendous” pay cut in order to prevent additional employee cuts. And now we know just how “tremendous” that cut was: 50 percent! The Wall Street Journal today reports...

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Jimmy Kimmel set to square off against Jay Leno and David Letterman

Jimmy Kimmel set to square off against Jay Leno and David Letterman

By | August 22, 2012 at 11:39 am | No comments

As the only network that’s seen an increase in late night talk show viewership this year, ABC has, for good reason, a lot of confidence in Jimmy Kimmel. So much, in fact, they’re repositioning Jimmy Kimmel Live in their schedule so that it faces off directly against the...

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