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Jay Leno’s Final Tonight Show Episode Gets an Air Date

The final episode of Jay Leno's second run on The Tonight Show is set to air its final episode on Feb. 6, 2014, Deadline reports. "Per terms of [Leno's] show exit deal with NBC, the cast and crew will be paid until his contract expires in September." The Winter Olympics begin Feb. 7 on NBC, and Jimmy Fallon will step in on Monday, Feb. 24. Late Night with Seth Meyers will also launch that very night. NBC's Bob Greenblatt recently said the Peacock is discussing "various ideas" about keeping Leno on the network in some form.