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Jay Leno


Jay Leno began his career in night clubs, where he worked 300 nights a year before hitting it big in 1992 with his own late-night talk show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992). By that time he had appeared on television, acted in a few films (American Hot Wax (1978)) but hit paydirt with his late-night television appearances (he made a record ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2014 Jay Leno's Garage: The Ultimate Car Week (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
  The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (producer - 1,806 episodes, 1994 - 2013) (consulting producer - 64 episodes, 1997 - 1999)
- Episode #21.156 (2013) ... (producer)
- Episode #21.154 (2013) ... (producer)
- Episode #21.145 (2013) ... (producer)
- Episode #21.143 (2013) ... (producer)
- Episode #21.139 (2013) ... (producer)
 2009-2010 The Jay Leno Show (TV Series) (producer - 27 episodes)
- Episode #1.90 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.88 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.82 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.77 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.72 (2010) ... (producer)
 2006 Jay Leno's Garage (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - uncredited)
 2002 Roadside Attractions (TV Short) (producer)
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (76 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (12 credits)
Show Show Self (243 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (59 credits)

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Other Works:

Book: "Leading with my Chin" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 10 Interviews | 74 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on NBC replacing Conan O'Brien with Jay Leno after only seven months of his tenure hosting "The Tonight Show"] -- Conan got screwed. I got screwed. This is TV. The reason show business pays a lot of money is so when you get screwed you've got something left over. See more »

Trivia:

Is one of the few owners of the McLaren F1 supercar. See more »

Trademark:

High-pitched voice See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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Feels like he's auditioning for Fox Rheli
Some old racist comments he made back in 2004 Casper-Von-Kyd
What's wrong with Conan's fans? boatandbridge
Leno said 'It was business' with Conan......now 'I'm getting stabbed in box_398
What's he doing now? jordan-733-804120
I will miss you buddy marre_rut
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