About the TV Show
talk show late-night show
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
First Air Date: October 01, 1962
|First Aired on||:||1962|
|Created By||:||Steve Allen,Sylvester Weaver|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||2514 episodes in 31 Seasons|
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is a talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under The Tonight Show franchise from 1962 to 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first ten years, Carson's Tonight Show was based in New York City with occasional trips to Burbank, California; in May 1972, the show moved permanently to Burbank, California. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked #12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time.