This Just In: “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2.0’s” first guests

Looks like Jay Leno’s not calling in any favors for his first night back on “The Tonight Show” — no mega-big or unusual star or musical guest. But the first week back will rely heavily on Olympics stars, not a bad strategic move given the success of this Winter Games.

The list of Leno’s first “Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2.0” guests:

Monday, March 1 – Guests include Jamie Foxx, Olympic Gold Medal Skier Lindsey Vonn and a musical performance by Brad Paisley

Tuesday, March 2 – Guests include Sarah Palin, Olympic Gold Medal Snowboarder Shaun White

Wednesday, March 3 – “Jaywalk All-Stars” with the Cast of “Jersey Shore,” Chelsea Handler, the most decorated American Winter Olympian of all time Speed Skater Apolo Anton Ohno and a musical performance by Avril Lavigne

Thursday, March 4 – Guests include Matthew McConaughey and Jason Reitman

Friday, March 5 – Guests include Morgan Freeman and Meredith Vieira

Monday, March 8 – Guests include Simon Cowell

Tuesday, March 9 – Guests include Christoph Waltz, Animal Expert Dave Salmoni and a musical performance by Joan Jett and The Blackhearts

Wednesday, March 10 – Guests include Kristen Stewart and Guy Fieri

Thursday, March 11 – Guests include Dana Carvey and Kim Kardashian, with a musical performance by Colbie Caillat

Friday, March 12 – Guests include Dakota Fanning and Judd Apatow

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  1. Shelly says:

    They didn’t mention that Adam Lambert will be on March 2 also. He is the only one I am looking forward to seeing on there.

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