“The Jay Leno Show” Series Premiere September 14, 2009

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On Tuesday, NBC announced the launch date for former late night funnyman Jay Leno’s new primetime series on the network. The Jay Leno Show will premiere on Sept. 14.

The new hour-long primetime special, starring the biggest chin in showbusiness, will air weeknights @ 10 PM. Upon its premiere, The Jay Leno Show will be the first talk-entertainment show to run five nights a week in primetime, according to The Associated Press.

Jay Leno ended his 17-year run as host of The Tonight Show last Friday. On Monday, comedian Conan O’Brien took over the show’s new host.