Jay Leno: the man behind the mask (part I)

Jay Leno: the man behind the mask (part I)

Before the turn of the millennium in the early 1990’s, celebrated comedian Jay Leno became the heir apparent to one of television’s most legendary talk show hosts in Johnny Carson and went on to experience a long reign upon the throne of what was perhaps the most prestigious position in all late night television.

While a majority of Americans enjoyed his everyman persona and sharp wit, the millions tuning in each night to witness the celebrated host deliver another witty  monologue then breezily banter with a myriad of celebrities would never have dreamed the man they thought they knew as Jay Leno may not have been who he claimed to be.

While even now, the following may seem shocking, the former host of America’s Tonight Show was yet another Hollywood created character, who while no doubt entertaining, and perhaps even genuinely comical, was in fact yet another Hollywood created impostor! Continue reading “Jay Leno: the man behind the mask (part I)”