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