The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (618)

  • Jay Leno (about guest Quentin Tarantino): He's the kind of guy you don't know is drunk until you see him sober.

  • Jay: He's won more than $1 million on Jeopardy! I can't even spell jeopardy.

  • Abigail: I do not have a boyfriend

  • Jay Leno: A woman in New Mexico was found with so many children that when they got in the car, one of them had to go in the trunk, now Micheal Jackson called and he wants to buy the car as is.

  • Jay: If you were alive today, what would you be doing? King Tut: Probably Anna Nicole Smith!!

  • Jay: So what's gonna happen when your current tour is over? King Tut: All this crap is going on Ebay!

  • Jay: You've all heard of the famous curse of King Tut, is there really a curse? King Tut: Oh yes! Jay: What is it? King Tut: Son of a B*tch!!!

  • Jay: So tell me, are you a pharaoh? King Tut: No, I'm straight.

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Notes (27)

  • Aaron Carter performed "That's How I Beat Shaq."

  • Tonight Show "Unplugged" NBC'S 'THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO' RESPONDS TO THE CALIFORNIA POWER CRISIS BY TURNING OFF ITS LIGHTS Following state and company pleas to conserve energy, NBC's "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" (11:35 p.m.-12:35 a.m. ET) will take extensive measures to tape its Thursday, June 21st show without studio lights, television monitors, amplifiers and other power sources. Amidst these conditions, the show promises to be exciting with segments including illuminating displays, appearances by comedian Arsenio Hall and nocturnal animals, and many surprises.

  • Guest Star Aaliyah was to die in a tragic plane crash, exactly one month after this show. -- Leprechaun

  • The next time that his then fiancĂ© Sarah Michelle Gellar was on the Tonight Show, Jay asks Sarah about the "gassy dog" as per request of Freddie.-- WLiiAfriendsgilmore2

  • Freddie Prinze Jr. was in attendance for this episode.

  • Debut and Round 1 of American Fido.

  • 2nd Round of American Fido.

  • 3rd Round of American Fido.

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Trivia (63)

  • "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: 10th Anniversary." airs at 10PM tonight.

  • The T.A.T.U. girls wore white shirts with a vulgar message written in black - it loosely translates to "F*** war." At the end, their words in Russian translate to "We're sure Russia will understand us." You'd think that the Tonight Show, in a community with so many native Russian speakers, would have had one on hand to catch this.

  • Sadaam was found after calling out for Pizza (Domi-Nomads) and insisting that it be there in 30 minutes or less or he gets free Twisty Breads! He was covered in small bugs now called -SadaaMites.

  • A skit with Sadaaam and Pyong Yang (N Korea) playing interactive Playstation 2 WWF Wrestling when Sadaam gets busted.

  • A Perfect Circle took a while to take the stage, and when they finally did, there was an explanation: Drummer Josh Freese fractured his right knee cap. He played the show anyway, rather than let the band cancel.

  • A Perfect Circle played "The Outsider," from their second album, Thirteenth Step.

  • This is John Melendez's debut show after Ed Hall left.

  • In this episode, Jennifer Garner accidentally revealed that her unborn baby was a girl.

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