But Mr. Leno said in an interview: “The main difference between this and the other time is I’m part of the process. The last time the decision was made without me. I came into work one day and – you’re out.” This time around “there really aren’t any complications like there were the last time,” he added. “This time it feels right.” [New York Times]
THIS time it will be a smooth transition.
Jay Leno agreeing to hand over “The Tonight Show” to Jimmy Fallon in February 2014, which comes months before his contract would end in September.
Leno deserves to go out the way he wants this time.
Jimmy Fallon should get the best beginning possible. Good news all “round.
Makes me wonder what CBS is going to do after Dave Letterman when he decides to leave. He’s the last old-timer standing.