Jay Leno’s Last Guest & Jimmy Fallon’s First Guest Announced As The Tonight Show Torch Prepares To Be Passed!
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno will finish the same way it started.
Jay’s final guest will be Billy Crystal, who was the first person to sit down on the couch when Leno took over in 1992.
Garth Brooks is also scheduled to be the final musical guest on the show. We’re assuming he’ll be singing If Tomorrow Never Comes to try and bring the waterworks after Jay’s impressive 24 years as host of the NBC late night show.
This will also mark the first time in 42 years that the Tonight Show will be broadcast from New York, a move that Jimmy was especially fond of. Fallon explained why he wanted to bring the show back to the east coast, saying: