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Print Biographies (2)

Bill Carter. The Late Shift: Letterman, Leno & the Network Battle for the Night. New York: Hachette, 1995. ISBN 0786880899
Bill Carter. The War for Late Night: When Leno Went Early and Television Went Crazy. New York: Viking, 2010. ISBN 067002208X

Portrayals (4)

Interviews (12)

Parade (US) October 11 2015, pg. 2, by: Walter Scott, "Walter Scott asks...Jay Leno"
Tampa Bay Times (US) March 27 2015, pg. 2B, by: Jay Cridlin, "He's still standing: Jay Leno talks about shifting back to standup after TV."
Parade (US) May 20 2012, pg. 6-7, by: Mary Margaret, "Sunday With...Jay Leno"
TV Guide (US) September 7 2009, Vol. 57, Iss. 36, pg. 22-24, by: Joe Rhodes, "The Jay Leno Show"
Reader's Digest (US) May 2009, pg. 114-117, by: David Hochman, "Say Goodnight, Jay"
AARP: The Magazine (US) September 2003, Vol. 46, Iss. 5B, pg. 24-28, by: Monique Burns, "Jay's Kind of Town"
Entrevue (FR) April 1999, Iss. 81, pg. 87, by: Pierre Blois, "La star tele"
Parade (US) July 12 1998, pg. 18, by: James Brady, "In Step with Jay Leno"
Playboy (US) October 1996, Vol. 43, Iss. 10, pg. 51-62+158-159, by: Kevin Cook, "Playboy Interview: Jay Leno"
Playboy (US) January 1995, Vol. 42, Iss. 1, pg. 22, by: Susan Karlin, "Guest Shot: Jay Leno"
Playboy (US) December 1990, Vol. 37, Iss. 12, pg. 57-76, by: Dick Lochte, "Playboy Interview"
Playboy (US) January 1986, Vol. 33, Iss. 1, pg. 158-159+223-226, by: Bill Zehme, "20 Questions"

Articles (78)

USA Today (US) October 7 2015, Vol. 34, Iss. 17, pg. 1D, by: Marco della Cava, "JAY LENO'S BACK IN A DRIVER'S SEAT ON CNBC"
NOT BORN YESTERDAY (US) May 2015, Vol. 55, Iss. 5, pg. 1-2, by: Amanda Blake Secola, "Jay Leno: An Understated Power"
The Washington Post (US) October 12 2014, Vol. 137, Iss. 311, pg. E1, E10-E12, by: Geoff Edgers, "Leading With His Chin: Twain Prize honoree Jay Leno moves past the late-night critics and returns to a stand-up life"
TV Guide (US) February 17 2014, Vol. 62, Iss. 8, pg. 5, by: Michael Schneider, "Leno Signs Off"
Tampa Bay Times (US) February 6 2014, pg. 16W-18W, by: Jay Cridlin, ""Retire? Surely You Jest""
TV Guide (US) February 3 2014, Vol. 62, Iss. 6, pg. 4-5, by: Michael Schneider, "'I Don't Want To Do Another 'Tonight Show'.""
The Los Angeles Times (US) November 24 2010, pg. D22 - D23, by: Associated Press, "Late-night TV is packed with talent"
TV Guide (US) February 1 2010, Vol. 58, Iss. 5, pg. 15, by: Stephen Battaglio, "Will Leno Rule Late Night Again?"
TV Guide (US) January 18 2010, Vol. 58, Iss. 3, pg. 6-7, by: Stephen Battaglio, "Leno Under Fire"
The New York Times (US) January 15 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,921, pg. B1 & B5, by: Bill Carter, "Executive Leaps to Leno's Defense"
The New York Times (US) January 14 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,920, pg. C1 & C6, by: Brian Stelter, "To the Ramparts (and Twitter) in Late-Night TV Scuffle"
The New York Times (US) January 11 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,917, pg. B1 &2, by: Bill Carter & Brian Stelter, "NBC Confirms Its Late-Night Shake-Up"
The New York Times (US) January 11 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,917, pg. B1 &2, by: David Carr, "Peacok's Feathers Go Gray"
The Whittier Daily News (US) January 11 2010, pg. A8, by: Associated Press, "NBC ending Jay Leno's prime-time show"
The Los Angeles Times (US) January 9 2010, pg. A1 & A16, by: Meg James and Matea Gold, "How Zucker's Quick Fix Got NBC into a Quagmire"
The Los Angeles Times (US) January 9 2010, by: Greg Braxton, "Drama Circles Leno's 10 p.m. Slot"
The New York Times (US) January 9 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,915, pg. C6, by: Alessandra Stanley, "Leno Can Make Jokes; Network Can't Laugh"
The New York Times (US) January 8 2010, Vol. 159, Iss. 54,914, pg. A1 & B3, by: Bill Carter, "Late-Night Shift Sinking, NBC Wants Leno Back in Old Slot"
The New York Times (US) September 17 2009, Vol. 158, Iss. 54,801, pg. C2, by: Bill Carter, "Leno Ratings Dip, but Remain Hefty"
The New York Times (US) September 16 2009, Vol. 158, Iss. 54,800, pg. C1 & C6, by: Alessandra Stanley, "For 'Leno' Debut, More Drama Than Expected"
The New York Times (US) September 16 2009, Vol. 158, Iss. 54,800, pg. C6, by: Bill Carter, "Leno's High Ratings Show the Thrill of First-Nighting"
The New York Times (US) September 14 2009, Vol. 158, Iss. 54,788, pg. B7, by: Stuart Elliott, "A Deluge by NBC to Promote Leno's New Show"
Parade (US) September 6 2009, pg. 5, by: Jay Leno, "Persistence Pays Off"
The Los Angeles Times (US) August 6 2009, by: Scott Collins and Meg James, "Jay Leno Says His New Show 'Not Here to Save' NBC"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) May 30 2009, by: Lynn Elber, "Jay Leno's Farewell to 'Tonight' Fitted With jokes, Sentiment; Show in Conan's Hands Now"
Chicago Tribune (US) May 29 2009, by: Phil Rosenthal, "Curtain Call Protocol: Leno an Exception"
Courier Post (US) May 29 2009, by: David J. Spatz, "Leno, Rivers Celebrate Career Milestones in A.C."
The Independent (GB) May 29 2009, Iss. 7059, pg. 28 - 29, by: Guy Adams, "For one more night only..."
St. Paul Pioneer Press (US) May 27 2009, by: Rick Bentley, "Goodnight to 'Tonight' Jay Leno - 0nly the Fourth Person to Host the Show in 55 Years - Leaves on Friday"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) May 24 2009, by: Neal Justin, "Jay Leno's Dry-Eyed Goodbye"
Contra Costa Times (US) May 24 2009, by: Chuck Barney, "The Late-Night Shuffle: Jay Leno's Risky Move"
Contra Costa Times (US) May 15 2009, by: Vicki Walker, "Jay Leno's Last 'Tonight Show' Guest? His Successor"
Chicago Tribune (US) April 24 2009, by: Anonymous, "Jay Leno Hospitalized"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) March 20 2009, by: Lynn Elber, "'Tonight' Show is Friendly Turf for President Obama"
Chicago Tribune (US) March 20 2009, by: Mark S. Smith, "On 'The Tonight Show' Couch, Obama tells Jay Leno he was Stunned to Hear of AIG Bonus Payments"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) March 12 2009, by: Chris Riemenschneider, "Prince to Spend Three Nights With Leno"
The Detroit News (US) March 10 2009, by: The Detroit News, "Leno to Give Free Show at Palace"
The Los Angeles Times (US) February 26 2009, by: Matea Gold and Richard Verrier, "Jay Leno Hauled Before Writers Guild Trial Committee"
The Orlando Sentinel (US) February 11 2009, by: Hal Boedeker, "Leno's Next Go-Round Will Mix Familiar, 'Fresh'"
San Jose Mercury News (US) December 18 2008, by: David Bauder, "Does NBC's Leno Deal Mean the End of the 10 p.m. Drama?"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) December 14 2008, by: Neal Justin, "Television: Ready for Prime Time"
Newsday (US) December 10 2008, by: Verne Gay, "Leno's New NBC Show Called Late-Night, Prime-Time Fusion"
The Independent (GB) December 10 2008, Iss. 6913, pg. 21, by: Leonard Doyle, "The new king of prime time"
The Los Angeles Times (US) December 10 2008, by: Meg James, "Hello Leno, Goodbye Scripted Shows?"
Minneapolis Star Tribune (US) December 9 2008, by: Associated Press, "Leno to Reportedly Stay at NBC, Move to a Nightly Prime-Time Hour After He Departs 'Tonight'"
Contra Costa Times (US) December 9 2008, by: Tony Hicks, "NBC Keeps Jay Leno, Will Give 10 p.m. Show"
Newsday (US) December 9 2008, by: Meg James, "Jay Leno Said to Get Prime-Time NBC Show"
The Los Angeles Times (US) December 9 2008, by: Meg James, "Talk at 10: Leno Said to Get New NBC Show"
The New York Times (US) December 9 2008, Vol. 158, Iss. 54,519, pg. A1 & A28, by: Bill Carter, "Where Is Leno Going? To Prime Time, on NBC"
The Sydney Morning Herald (AU) December 2 2008, by: Stuff.co.nz, "Toothsome Heidi Klum Shocks TV host"
Contra Costa Times (US) October 16 2008, by: The Associated Press, "Estate of Macy's Heir Sues Jay Leno Over Rare Auto"
TV Guide (US) August 4 2008, Vol. 56, Iss. 31, pg. 8, by: Stephen Battaglio, "Leno's Next Move"
The New York Times (US) July 22 2008, Vol. 157, Iss. 54,379, pg. E1 & E6, by: Bill Carter, "Date Is Set for Leno's 'Tonight' Finale"
The Sunday Times (GB) June 1 2008, by: Jay Leno, "Motormouth"
The New York Times (US) May 13 2008, Vol. 157, Iss. 54,309, pg. E2, by: Bill Carter, "An NBC Goodbye for Leno After 'Tonight'?"
Newsday (US) April 2 2008, by: Anonymous, "Leno Apologizes for Gay Comments to Actor"
The New York Times (US) February 4 2008, Vol. 157, Iss. 54,210, pg. E1 & E6, by: Bill Carter, "Leno's Art of Late-Show Maintenance"
The Sunday Times (GB) January 27 2008, by: Jay Leno, "BMW Hydrogen 7"
The New York Times (US) January 5 2008, Vol. 157, Iss. 54,180, pg. B7 & B13, by: Bill Carter, "Writers Guild Says Leno Will Face Action for Using His Own Material"
The Sunday Times (GB) December 9 2007, by: Jay Leno, "We want it both big and green"
The Sunday Times (GB) July 8 2007, by: Jay Leno, "Tesla Roadster - The most fun you can have without fuel"
Parade (US) November 12 2006, pg. 5, by: Jay Leno, "...but Jay's sticking to pizza"
The Sunday Times (GB) August 27 2006, by: Jay Leno, "Chevrolet Camaro"
The New York Times (US) June 16 2006, pg. B1+B7, by: Alessandra Stanley, "'The TV Watch': A Battle of Wits, And No Clear Win"
Sunday Times (GB) October 30 2005, by: Jay Leno, "First man in the Rolls-Royce phantasy"
The New York Times (US) March 9 2005, by: Jacques Steinberg, "New Gag for Leno: Keeping Mouth Shut"
San Jose Mercury News (US) August 27 2004, by: Paul Rogers, "Smog Bill Brouhaha Includes TV's Leno"
TV Guide (US) July 18 2004, Vol. 52, Iss. 29, pg. 23, by: Diane Clehane, Ron LaFranco, Cathy Piedmont, "Hey, Big Spenders!"
Rolling Stone (US) March 4 2004, Vol. 1, Iss. 943, pg. 35-36, by: David Wild, "The Anchorman"
Playboy (US) September 2003, Vol. 50, Iss. 9, pg. 92, by: Jay Leno, "Road Test: McLaren F1 Racer"
Playboy (US) September 2003, Vol. 50, Iss. 9, pg. 90, by: Jay Leno, "Road Test: Marine Turbine Tech Y2K Cycle"
TV Guide (US) August 9 2003, Vol. 51, Iss. 32, pg. 18-23, by: Mary Murphy, "What drives Jay Leno?"
TV Guide (US) April 13 2002, Vol. 50, Iss. 15, pg. 16-20+25, by: Jason Gay, "The hardest working, least talked about, most popular man in show business"
The Advocate (US) April 19 1994, Iss. 653, pg. 79, "Late Night WithOUT Humor"
Playboy (US) September 1993, Vol. 40, Iss. 9, pg. 128-129+140-142+158- 160, by: Eric Pooley, "Late-Night Wars"
Playboy (US) July 1988, Vol. 35, Iss. 7, pg. 100-101+147-152, by: Bill Zehme, "A Stand-Up Kind Of Guy"
Playboy (US) April 1988, Vol. 35, Iss. 4, pg. 120-123+164-166, by: Jay Leno and Peter Frey, "Runts of the Liter"
Oui (US) May 1979, Vol. 8, Iss. 5, pg. 110, by: Larry Holden, "Pass Me A Jay"

Pictorials (1)

Playboy (US) December 1986, Vol. 33, Iss. 12, pg. 86-87, by: Mario Casilli, "Tango Americano"

Magazine Covers (7)

Not Born Yesterday (US) May 2015, Vol. 55, Iss. 5
Entertainment Weekly (US) January 29 2010, Iss. 1087
Parade (US) September 6 2009
NASCAR Illustrated (US) September 2008, Vol. XXVII, Iss. 9
Parade (US) November 12 2006
TV Guide (US) August 9 2003, Vol. 51, Iss. 32
Rolling Stone (US) November 2 1989

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