The Jay Leno Show adds star power for first week

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August 28th, 2009

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No surprise that The Jay Leno Show would line up some big guests for its premiere week, but in addition to Jerry Seinfeld guesting September 14 when the show premieres,  Tom Cruise is the guest for the second episode, Miley Cyrus (and Robin Williams) for the third episode,  Halle Berry for the fourth episode with a bonus of musical guests Bruce Hornsby and Eric Clapton.  It looks like they're still figuring out Friday.  Here are the details via NBC:

"THE JAY LENO SHOW"
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09/14/2009 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : THE JAY LENO SHOW PREMIERES WITH GUESTS JERRY SEINFELD, A PERFORMANCE BY JAY Z FEATURING RIHANNA AND KANYE WEST AND HEADLINES -- Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is the first guest on the new prime time comedy show hosted by Jay Leno and Jay-Z featuring Kanye West and Rihanna will be the first performers to rock the new stage. The episode will also feature headlines. Marking a new era in television, Jay Leno moves from late night to primetime on September 14 when "The Jay Leno Show" becomes the first-ever entertainment program to be stripped across primetime on broadcast network television. "The Jay Leno Show" promises more comedy in the 10 o'clock hour and will showcase many of the features that have made Leno America's late-night leader for more than a dozen years.

"THE JAY LENO SHOW"
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09/15/2009 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : TOM CRUISE PREMIERES THE NEW FEATURE '10 AT 10' – Tom Cruise launches a new segment on "The Jay Leno Show" when he appears in '10 at 10' and Leno makes 10 p.m. House Calls. "The Jay Leno Show" is the first network entertainment program to be stripped across primetime marking a new era in television. The show will feature topical humor, newsmakers, celebrity guests, correspondents and more comedy in the 10 o'clock hour including Headlines and Jaywalking.

"THE JAY LENO SHOW"
"3"

09/16/2009 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : ROBIN WILLIAMS IS IN-STUDIO WITH LENO AND MILEY CYRUS IS IN FOR '10 at 10' – Comedian Robin Williams visits the new set and '10 at 10' features pop star Miley Cyrus. In addition correspondents and Australian comedians Hamish and Andy introduce the phenomenon Ghosting to America. "The Jay Leno Show" is the first network entertainment program to be stripped across primetime marking a new era in television. The show will feature topical humor, newsmakers, celebrity guests, correspondents and more comedy in the 10 o'clock hour including Headlines and Jaywalking.

"THE JAY LENO SHOW"
"4"

09/17/2009 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : "THE JAY LENO SHOW" -- HALLE BERRY IS IN-STUDIO AND LEGENDS BRUCE HORNSBY AND ERIC CLAPTON STOPS BY FOR A SPECIAL PERFORMANCE -- Halle Berry chats it up with Leno and Bruce Hornsby with special guest Eric Clapton team up for a special performance. Leno wraps up the evening with a segment of Dealing with the Public. "The Jay Leno Show" is the first network entertainment program to be stripped across primetime marking a new era in television. The show will feature topical humor, newsmakers, celebrity guests, correspondents and more comedy in the 10 o'clock hour including Headlines and Jaywalking.
"THE JAY LENO SHOW"
"5"

09/18/2009 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) : THE "JAY LENO SHOW" -- "The Jay Leno Show" is the first network entertainment program to be stripped across primetime marking a new era in television. The show will feature topical humor, newsmakers, celebrity guests, correspondents and more comedy in the 10 o'clock hour including Headlines and Jaywalking.

 
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