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Jay Leno performance benefits coast residents

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BILOXI, MS (WLBT) - Jay Leno is doing what he does best to benefit Mississippi's Gulf Coast residents.

The "Tonight Show" host and comedian will appear Saturday night at the Beau Rivage theater in a performance for residents who have been impacted by the gulf oil spill.

The appearance is billed as "Stand Up for the Gulf Coast:  A Special Evening with Jay Leno to Benefit the Gulf Coast Community Foundation."

Leno says the coast fishing community and others need money, and he wants to help raise it.

Tickets for the benefit range from 40 to 180 dollars.

Funds raised will be administered through the Mississippi Oil Spill Recovery Fund.

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