Jimmy Fallon to succeed Jay Leno as ‘Tonight Show’ host

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Late night talk show hosts Leno and Fallon pose backstage at the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly HillsBy Chris Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) – Jimmy Fallon will take over from veteran Jay Leno next year as host of the NBC flagship talk program "The Tonight Show," NBC said on Wednesday, bringing a younger feel to the competitive late-night landscape on U.S. television. Leno, 62, will wrap up what will be 22 years as host of "The Tonight Show" in the spring of 2014 – some seven months before his contract was officially due to end. …