The Jay Leno Show Premieres On Citytv

Host Jay Leno will welcome friend and fellow comedian Jerry Seinfeld to kick off the premiere episode of The Jay Leno Show as the late night legend makes the move to primetime weeknights starting Monday, September 14 (10pm ET/PT, 9pm CT/8pm MT) on Citytv.  The premiere episode also features a musical performance by super stars Jay-Z, Kanye West and Rihanna as they rock the program’s brand new stage for the first time.

“This is a fresh primetime viewing alternative with a proven host, big name guest stars and even bigger laughs,” says Malcolm Dunlop, Executive Vice President Programming, Rogers Media Television. “The Jay Leno Show is sure to entertain Citytv audiences nightly.”

Also appearing on The Jay Leno Show in its premiere week are Hollywood A-listers Tom Cruise, Robin Williams and Halle Berry, pop star Miley Cyrus and musical guests Eric Clapton and Bruce Hornsby.

The Jay Leno Show will be the first entertainment program to be stripped across primetime on broadcast network television and will showcase many of the features that have made Leno a late-night leader for more than a dozen years. The show will feature topical humour, newsmakers, celebrity guests, correspondents and more comedy in the 10 o’clock hour including fan favourites Headlines and Jaywalking.

Get laughs before late night on Citytv when The Jay Leno Show broadcasts as follows (s/NBC):

Monday, September 14 (10pm ET/PT, 9pm CT/8pm MT)

The Jay Leno Show premieres with guest Jerry Seinfeld, a performance by a performance by Jay-Z featuring Rihanna and Kanye West.

Tuesday, September 15 (10pm ET/PT, 9pm CT/8pm MT)

Tom Cruise launches a new segment on The Jay Leno Show when he appears in ’10 at 10′ and Leno makes 10 p.m. House Calls.

Wednesday, September 16 (10pm ET/PT, 9pm CT/8pm MT)

Comedian Robin Williams visits the new set and ’10 at 10′ features pop star Miley Cyrus.  In addition correspondents and Australian comedians Hamish and Andy introduce the phenomenon ‘Ghosting’ to America

Thursday, September 17 (10pm ET/PT, 9pm CT/8pm MT)

Halle Berry chats it up with Leno and Bruce Hornsby with special guest Eric Clapton team up for a special performance.  Leno wraps up the evening with a segment of Dealing with the Public.

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