Originally posted on CBS New York:
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The “Tonight Show” is coming back to New York.
Jay Leno announced on Wednesday that he will be leaving the show next spring and will be replaced by Jimmy Fallon.
NBC also confirms that the show will be moving to New York City when Fallon takes over. “Saturday Night Live” producer Lorne Michaels will take over as executive producer of the new “Tonight Show.” Fallon, currently the host of “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” on NBC is an SNL alum.