Jay Leno to perform standup show less than a week after release from burn center
Actor Tom Hanks, left, appears on " The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" at the NBC Studios on June 11, 2004 in Burbank, California. - Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America/TNS

Jay Leno is ready to return to standup. The comedian will proceed Sunday with a scheduled show in Southern California, less than a week after being released from a burn center where he was treated for serious injuries suffered in a car fire, according to Entertainment Tonight Canada. He’s set to take the stage at the Comedy & Magic Club in Hermosa Beach for a sold-out show. Leno, 72, sustained deep second-degree burns and possibly third-degree burns to his face, chest and hands this month after a car he was working on at a Los Angeles garage caught fire, his doctor said. He was discharged Mond...