Jay Leno


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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 4 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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(1992-2014)
Space Cowboys Jay Leno
(2000)
Contact Jay Leno
(1997)
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(1993)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (7 credits)
 2015-2018 Jay Leno's Garage (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 42 episodes)
- Going the Distance (2018) ... (executive producer)
- General Badassery (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Limited Funds, Unlimited Fun (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Second Chances (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Prodigies (2018) ... (executive producer)
 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)
 1986 Jay Leno and the American Dream (TV Movie) (producer)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
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Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
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Show Show Thanks (15 credits)
Show Show Self (296 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (89 credits)

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Other Works:

Appeared in the music video for Clint Black's country single hit, "Summer's Comin'", along with Howie Mandel, Black's wife Lisa Hartman (as Lisa Hartman Black), Joey Lawrence (as Joey Lawrence), Jay Leno, George Kennedy, Dick Clark, Charlie Chase, Leland Sklar, Gerald McRaney, and David Hasselhoff. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 12 Interviews | 79 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Jay

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[Advice to young comedians when starting out] Comedy is like going to college, you do it for four years, then you graduate, then you start getting stand up jobs. You have to look at it like any other job, if you went to work for a big company, you would start in the mail room for a year, maybe nine months if you're exceptional, then you move up. See more »

Trivia:

When he was a child, he fell down the stairs. As a result of the accident, his spleen was ripped and had to be removed. See more »

Trademark:

White hair with black spot See more »

Nickname:

Hardest Working Man in Showbiz

Star Sign:

Taurus

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