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Emmy Awards Honor Conan, Snub Jay AND Dave

By Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: The 2010 Emmy Award nominations are out. And guess what? Conan O’Brien’s short lived version of “The Tonight Show” got several nods including Best Variety series, and writing and directing mentions. But Jay Leno–in two shows– and Dave Letterman–got pretty much zilch. Leno’s “Jay Leno Show”[...]

Conan O’Brien gets $45M exit deal

AP reports that Conan O’Brien and NBC have finally reached a deal for him to have a $45 million exit deal. Jay Leno will resume hosting on “The Tonight Show” while O’Brien is in the process of leaving the network. NBC and O’Brien released the statement, “Under terms of an[...]