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Al Roker Jay Leno

Comedy show for troops planned

19 Sep, 2014

On The Today Show, Roker, as part of the show’s Shine a Light series, announces he will shine a light on American troops and the sacrifices they have made for their country. Roker will join Jay Leno, Kevin Eubanks, Craig Robinson, Iliza Shlesinger and the United Service Organizations (USO) to put on a comedy show for the military in the Middle East in October 2014. Roker has set up a fundraising site at  All proceeds will go to support the USO and its programs for the troops and their families.