Knowledge Identifier: +Jay_Leno
Kevin Eubanks - "'Kevin Tyrone Eubanks"' is an American jazz guitarist and composer who was the leader of The "Tonight Show" Band with host Jay Leno from 1995 to 2010
Mazda Cosmo - Talk show host Jay Leno owns a 1970 Series II Cosmo which was featured on the Speed Channel series "My Classic Car" in March, 2006
APh Technological Consulting - The keyboard component's repeated delays became so notorious around & & Mattel headquarters that comedian Jay Leno, when performing at Mattel's 1981 Christmas party, got his biggest titter of the evening with the line: "You know what the three big lies are, don't you- 'The check is in the mail,' 'I'll still respect you in the morning,' and 'The keyboard will be out in spring
Starting in 1987, Leno was a regular substitute host for Johnny Carson on "The Tonight Show"
Leno's only starring film role was the 1989 direct-to-video Collision Course, opposite Pat Morita
Although this represented the lowest second-quarter ratings for the show since 1992, "Tonight" was still the most-watched late night program, ahead of ABC's "Nightline" and David Letterman's "Late Show"
The Tonight Show - Johnny Carson retired after three decades in the long-time hosts' chair behind the familiar iconic late-night desk on May 22, 1992, and was replaced by Jay Leno amid national and media controversy
Conan O'Brien - He hosted "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" from 1993 to 2009, followed by seven months hosting "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien", from which he was effectively fired due to poor ratings, and the show was returned to Jay Leno
Easy Rider - In 1994, Jay Leno interviewed Hopper about "Easy Rider "on "The Tonight Show", and during the interview, Hopper alleged that Torn had pulled a knife on him during the altercation, prompting Torn to sue Hopper successfully for defamation
Tamela Mann - Mann has appeared on television shows including "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno, BET Soundstage, 1999 Grammy *awards, Dove *awards, the United States of America World Olympics, and " Tyler Perry's House of Payne", as well as Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns , where she portrays Mr. Brown's daughter
In 2001, he voiced The Crimson Chin, a superhero in the Nickelodeon animated series The Fairly OddParents and continues to do so today
Johnnie Morton - During the 2001 season, comedian Jay Leno had been poking fun at the Lions' 0-12 record
Duesenberg - They fit in between the Duesenberg Model A and the famous J; only four were known to survive until comedian Jay Leno found a fifth X in a neighborhood garage in 2005
Tim Russert - Russert told this story to Jay Leno when he was a guest on "The Tonight Show" on NBC on June 6, 2006
Young Folks - The group performed the song on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" on 29 January 2007, and on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on 18 May 2007,
Richard Jeni - Jeni's death was referenced on the show by Jay Leno on March 12, 2007, with accompanying footage of Jeni's last appearance on "The Tonight Show"
PacWind - On May 17, 2007, PacWind gained a large amount of publicity when TV personality Jay Leno announced that, as part of an ongoing project with Popular Mechanics, he would be having one of the 'Delta II' model turbines installed on the roof of his garage
Tesla Roadster - In a July 8, 2007, review of a prototype Roadster, Jay Leno wrote, "If you like sports cars and you want to be green, this is the only way to go
Dolph Lundgren - During an interview on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno in May 2008, "Gladiator" director Ridley Scott said Lundgren had been considered for the part of undefeated fighter Tigris of Gaul in 2000, but was eventually rejected because "as an actor, he just didn't fit in with what we were trying to achieve"
Conan O'Brien - As part of the deal, O'Brien would take over "The Tonight Show" from Jay Leno in 2009
Jimmy Fallon - Fallon succeeded fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumnus Conan O'Brien as the host of NBC's "Late Night" after O'Brien left the show to prepare to take over "The Tonight Show" from Jay Leno in 2009
Steven Ho (martial artist) - Ho made a third appearance on "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien" for the 65th episode on 14 September 2009, the first night the show shared the evening with Jay Leno's 10:00pm prime time show
Jerry Seinfeld - Seinfeld was the first guest on Jay Leno's talk show, "The Jay Leno Show", which premiered on September 14, 2009
Conan O'Brien - Jay Leno returned to "The Tonight Show" following NBC's coverage of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games
Carlos Mencia - A 2010 "Wall Street Journal" article noted that Mencia, along with Dane Cook and Jay Leno, were three of the most hated popular stand-ups by fellow comedians
Conan O'Brien - On Thursday, January 7, 2010, NBC executive Jeff Zucker met with Jay Leno and Conan O'Brien to discuss how to get Leno out of prime time, where his ratings were lackluster, and back into late night
Kevin Eubanks - It was announced on February 16, 2010 that Eubanks would only be returning for a short time as band leader when Jay Leno began his second tenure on "The Tonight Show"
The Tonight Show - On July 1, 2010, "Variety" reported that only six months into its second life, Jay Leno's "Tonight Show" posted its lowest ratings since 1992
Jay's final show as the host of the Tonight Show is scheduled for February 6, 2014 with his final guest being Billy Crystal
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson - In November 2014, CBS announced Jay Leno would be Ferguson's guest on his final show; during December "notable friends of the show" scheduled for appearances in December Kristen Bell, Steve Carell, Jon Hamm, Rashida Jones, Mila Kunis, Thomas Lennon, Tim Meadows , Jim Parsons, Michael Sheen, Ariel Tweto, Betty White, and Henry Winkler
Acura NSX (2015) - After driving an NSX production model in 2016, Jay Leno expressed his desire to purchase the new NSX on his show "Jay Leno's Garage"
Briggs Cunningham - In 2017, Jay Leno completed an extensive restoration on a C3