BUCKLE UP! SEASON TWO OF "JAY LENO'S GARAGE" RETURNS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15 AT 10PM ET/PT
Bigger, Louder and Faster
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. - June 9, 2016 - Hosted by legendary comedian and "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, "Jay Leno's Garage" returns for season two on Wednesday, June 15 at 10PM ET/PT with 12 original one-hour episodes featuring amazing vehicles and more celebrity guests.
Jay Leno explores our obsession with all things automotive. From classic cars to supercars and everything in-between, Jay is hitting the road to discover the most exciting, weird and wonderful vehicles ever made and meet the passionate people behind their wheels. Each one- hour themed episode features a mix of stunts, challenges, reviews, and celebrity interviews that showcases the colorful history of the automobile. Whether he's exploring the story of an iconic brand, road-testing the newest super car, or investigating the latest automotive innovations, there is no wheel Jay won't get behind to tell the story of our love affair with the car.
In the season premiere, Jay explores the wild designs and cutting-edge technology behind the world's most coveted vehicles: supercars. He negotiates his way into Robert Herjavec's iconic Countach, learns why Nick Cannon likes to drive slow in his Ferrari, gets an exclusive look at an ultra-powerful Koenigsegg mega car, and tests comedian Alonzo Bodden's car knowledge... all to find out if these high-priced vehicles are really worth all the hype.
Additional celebrity appearances this season include Jerry Seinfeld, Patrick Dempsey, Tim Allen, Dan Aykroyd, reality stars Caitlyn and Kendall Jenner, country superstar Brad Paisley, Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis, singer and TV personality Kelly Rowland, comedians David Spade and Jeff Dunham and NASCAR's Joey Logano, among others.
Season one of "Jay Leno's Garage" was the most-watched first season in network history.
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"Jay Leno's Garage" is produced by Original Productions, a FremantleMedia Company, and Kitten Kaboodle, with Jay Leno, Philip D. Segal, Sarah Whalen, and Jeff Bumgarner as executive producers. Abby Schwarzwalder serves as co-executive producer for the series. Jim Ackerman and Adam Barry are the executive producers for CNBC.
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About Original Productions:
The Original Productions team, led by Philip D. Segal CEO & EP, is a world-wide, culture-changing force in unscripted reality television. More than 180 countries world-wide watch Original Productions' shows. With titles such as Deadliest Catch, Deadliest Catch: Dungeon Cove, Bering Sea Gold, Ice Road Truckers, Ax Men, and Jay Leno's Garage, they will produce over 200 hours of 'original' programming in 2016. For all things 'original' go to http://www.origprod.com/.
About Big Dog Productions, Inc.:
Jay Leno, Executive Producer and CEO, is a well established entertainment enterprise, producing the Tonight Show with Jay Leno for 22 years, producing and managing Jay Leno's Comedy Stand-up appearances as well as voice over, film and television appearances. Kitten Kaboodle owns Jay Leno's Garage series.
Source: Nielsen. Based on Live+SD average audience for premiere telecasts, P2+ and P25-54.