Jay Leno

Jimmy Fallon and his wife Nancy Juvonen. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)

Jimmy Fallon talks new-fatherhood on ‘Late Night’

NEW YORK (AP) — It wasn’t quite a royal proclamation, but Jimmy Fallon shared the name of his family’s new addition: Winnie Rose. Fallon joked in his “Late Night” monologue Wednesday that he hasn’t had […]

07/25/2013

Eliot Spitzer, former New York Governor running for New York City Comptroller. (AP Photo)

Spitzer tells Leno he cares about public service

NEW YORK (AP) – Eliot Spitzer, whose 2008 resignation as New York’s governor amid a prostitution scandal provided no shortage of fuel for gibes to late-night TV comics, ventured into the lion’s den Friday, appearing […]

07/13/2013

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon (AP Photo)

Producer: NY is best home for Fallon’s ‘Tonight’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — NBC’s “Tonight Show” is moving back to New York because it’s the right place for its next host, producer Lorne Michaels said Tuesday. Jimmy Fallon has “the energy of the city,” said Michaels.

04/16/2013

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

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon (AP Photo)

Insider analysis on Leno leaving Tonight

Listen to this audio clip as Bob McCormick talks with industry insiders about Jay Leno leaving The Tonight Show, and the possible financial impact of the show moving to New York.

04/03/2013

Jay Leno (AP Photo)

Leno to leave NBC’s ‘Tonight Show’ next spring

NEW YORK (AP) — Jay Leno says he will be leaving NBC’s “Tonight Show” next spring, to be replaced by Jimmy Fallon. Leno announced the move Wednesday in a news release.

04/03/2013

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon in video, courtesy of NBC / AP.

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon join to sing of ‘Tonight’ turmoil

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon poked fun at the late-night rumors swirling around them in a music video that aired between their back-to-back NBC shows Monday night. Watch the video!

04/02/2013

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

Jay Leno (AP Photo)

Rumors flow about ‘Tonight Show’

LOS ANGELES (AP) – As Jay Leno lobs potshots at ratings-challenged NBC in his “Tonight” monologues, speculation is swirling the network is taking steps to replace the host with Jimmy Fallon next year and move the show from Burbank to New York.

03/21/2013

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

David Letterman

Letterman says he sees psychiatrist weekly

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — David Letterman says he sees a psychiatrist once a week, part of his attempt to be the person he once believed he was. The late-night talk show host gave an extraordinary interview to Oprah Winfrey.

01/07/2013

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