*The guest list for Jay Leno’s first week back hosting “The Tonight Show” includes a couple of Academy Award winners — Jamie Foxx and Morgan Freeman – as well as a trio of U.S. medal winners from the Winter Olympics.

Foxx, Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn and musical guest Brad Paisley will appear on Monday, while Olympic snowboarder Shaun White is scheduled for Tuesday along with Sarah Palin, NBC announced Monday.

Other guests set for Leno’s premiere week include Olympic champion Apolo Anton Ohno, Avril Lavigne and Matthew McConaughey.

Conan O’Brien quit as “Tonight” host after NBC tried to move him to a later time slot.