Conan O’Brien

Conan O’Brien calls horse race at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Conan O’Brien brought his humor to the announcing booth at Santa Anita, calling a race that likely left fans wondering exactly which horse had won. The late night comic took over […]

10/25/2013

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon (AP Photo)

Has NBC learned transition lessons?

The network announced Wednesday what has been rumored for the past several weeks: Leno will leave the job he’s had most of the time since 1992, to be replaced by “Late Night” host Fallon. The late-night franchise is also returning to its roots, leaving California for a New York studio.

04/04/2013

Comedian George Lopez (AP Photo)

Lopez says late night hosting days are behind him

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Comedian George Lopez says he has no desire to return to the late-night talk show scene amid the latest rumors of a “Tonight” show shakeup.

03/28/2013

Jay Leno

Leno makes meal of NBC bosses in monologue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay Leno is keeping up a comedy assault on his NBC bosses even after being treated to a make-nice dinner. During his monologue Friday, the “Tonight Show” host asked his Burbank studio audience if they’d heard about his “alleged feud” with NBC.

03/22/2013

Bret Lewis

Piling on

Seems the late night comedians had to take their shots at the Super Bowl and the related stories.

02/07/2013

Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel moves to late-night’s sweet spot

LOS ANGELES (AP) – During production of his final post-midnight show, Jimmy Kimmel announced he will be playing in the same league as veterans Jay Leno and David Letterman, starting Tuesday with guests Jennifer Aniston and No Doubt.

01/07/2013