Jay Leno Insists He's Ready to Hand Over 'Tonight Show' to Jimmy Fallon (Video)

Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon insist there's been nothing awkward about Fallon's taking over The Tonight Show, starting Feb. 17.

During a joint interview with Matt Lauer on NBC's Today, the two discussed the transition and shared their mutual admiration for one another.

Leno said "of course," he's ready to hand over the keys to The Tonight Show, adding "no problem."

He added that if Fallon wasn't taking over the show, he'd probably only stick around for another year or so.

Fallon expressed his admiration for Leno and reiterated how he's received advice from his fellow host, "I mean, obviously, I look up to Jay, so we talk every couple of weeks or something like that. I just love his attention to detail and how he roots for me, all throughout late night. He'll give me advice if I ask for advice."  Read More...




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