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Jay Leno apologises for history of anti-Asian jokes: 'A legitimate wrong'
In wake of Atlanta shooting, ex-late-night host and comedian addresses jokes that prompted calls for NBC to cut ties

Benjamin Lee

24, Mar, 2021 @5:49 PM

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Written by the stars: assessing the unlikely celebrity authors of children's books
As John Cena and Lupita Nyong’o ink deals to write kids literature, they join a surprisingly long list of celebrities trying to appeal to a younger audience

Stuart Heritage

08, Feb, 2018 @11:30 AM

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David Letterman's comeback: can his Netflix show take him back to the top?
Three years after retiring from The Late Show, the long-serving TV host is back with a new show, with guests including Barack Obama and Tina Fey

Jake Nevins

11, Jan, 2018 @11:40 AM

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Late-night TV is alive and kicking, despite what the purists say | Brian Moylan
A top writer for Conan O’Brien ranted on Twitter about how late-night needed a ‘severe motherfucking shakeup’ – but the format is changing, and for the better

Brian Moylan

21, Apr, 2015 @2:55 PM

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Stephen Colbert's new late show to debut in September
Satirist says ‘I have nine months to make a show, just like a baby’ as he is set to launch new show in the fall replacing David Letterman’s long-running Late Show

Lanre Bakare

12, Jan, 2015 @6:09 PM

Jay Leno joins Beverly Hills hotel protest against Sultan of Brunei – video

Protesters gather outside the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles on Monday after the hotel's owner, the Sultan of Brunei, introduced sharia law in his home country

06, May, 2014 @12:21 PM

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Lorne Michaels: the inscrutable kingmaker of comedy
The SNL showrunner who’s defined comedy for decades expands his influence as Jimmy Fallon takes over the Tonight Show

Jon Swaine in New York

17, Feb, 2014 @3:13 PM

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Jimmy Fallon takes the Tonight Show baton: can he save late-night comedy?
NBC hopes social media-savvy Fallon will revive Tonight Show by attracting young viewers while retaining Jay Leno loyalists

Ed Pilkington in New York

06, Feb, 2014 @12:00 PM

Rupert Murdoch to be inducted into US television academy hall of fame

Fox TV creator honoured for 'groundbreaking contribution'

Roy Greenslade

03, Feb, 2014 @10:18 AM

John Boehner says he won't stop drinking red wine and smoking for a tilt at US presidency – video

US House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner says he has no plans to run for president of the United States. The Republican politician tells talkshow host Jay Leno he enjoys mowing his lawn, drinking red wine and smoking cigarettes too much to give them up for a tilt at the White House

24, Jan, 2014 @6:09 AM

George Bush on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno - video

George W Bush makes a rare public appearance on Tuesday on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

20, Nov, 2013 @1:23 PM

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Obama is all about 'universal rights' - except for Muslims | Uzma Kolsy

Uzma Kolsy: It's time the president acknowledges that systematized discrimination against Muslims is real and thriving

Uzma Kolsy

31, Aug, 2013 @11:30 AM

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