James Douglas Muir "Jay" Leno (born April 28, 1950) is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and television host. After doing stand-up comedy for years, he became the host of NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from 1992 to 2009. Beginning in September 2009, Leno started a primetime talk show, titled The Jay Leno Show, which aired weeknights at 10:00 p.m. ET, also on NBC.
|Full name at birth||
James Douglas Muir Leno
|Claim to fame||
The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
|Date of birth||
28 April 1950
|Place of birth||
New Rochelle, New York, USA
Comic, Talk Show Host, Actor, Producer, Writer
5' 11" (180 cm)
Andover High School, Andover, MA
BA Speech Therapy, Emerson College (1973)
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