Keegan-Michael Key Looks Back on Performing with Obama at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Here’s a clip from Keegan-Michael Key’s visit to Friday’s Tonight Show, where he looks back on the decision to end Key and Peele after this season and what it was like to rehearse his White House Correspondents’ Dinner sketch with President Obama, who also happens to be a big... [Read More]
Monroe Martin on The Tonight Show, “I believe that you can only eat as healthy as the stores surrounding your area”
About a year after making a splash as a finalist on Last Comic Standing, Monroe Martin made his late night TV debut on The Tonight Show. How did he do? He came up big with some great jokes about geography, the 24 hour news cycle and which nationality he believes certain superheroes to be. Congrats [... [Read More]
NBC gives “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” a six year extension
Looks like Jimmy Fallon isn’t going anywhere. Well, for at least six more years. Not that the show was ever in doubt, but with the ever changing landscape of television these days, stranger things have happened. The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon averaged a 1.04 rating in the key adults 18... [Read More]
NBC Extends Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’ Contract by Six Years
Here’s some unsurprising news: Jimmy Fallon is sticking around at The Tonight Show for at least six more years. The Wrap reports that NBC has extended Fallon’s Tonight Show contract, which keeps him on the air through at least fall 2021. Over at CBS, Stephen Colbert kicks off his new rol... [Read More]
Louis C.K., Jimmy Fallon, Ray Romano, Steven Wright to perform at Denis Leary’s 2015 “Comics Come Home” charity show
Every year in The fall Denis Leary has put on a charitable show, Comics Come Home. It’s a regal affair with the best comedians in the business heading to Boston for a night of stand-up comedy that raises money for The Cam Neely Foundation. This year will be the 21st year of the show, making [&... [Read More]
Russell Howard on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Russell Howard is one of them thar British blokes that done found himself in America now, and he's here to tell us that the Brits don't hoot and holler nor whoop like Americans do. What makes him whoop it up is a solid prank against his mum, who doesn't seem to understand the rules of his games. Her... [Read More]
Robert Klein on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Robert Klein made his 87th appearance on The Tonight Show on Friday night, but 'twas his first time performing stand-up when Jimmy Fallon hosted -- and his first time in that New York City studio since 1973. Which makes him a certifiable member of AARP. Don't know about AARP? Want to know about thei... [Read More]
Andy Kindler’s State of the Comedy Industry 2015 at Just For Laughs Montreal
With a profile this week in The New York Times, do you think Andy Kindler might mention it in today's State of the Industry address at Montreal's Just For Laughs comedy festival? Do you think? What do you think. You're here reading this, so you know the answer. "I was profiled in The New York Times ... [Read More]
David Wain and Michael Showalter Bring the Smooth Sounds of The Doobie Brothers to ‘The Tonight Show’
Here’s a clip from David Wain and Michael Showalter’s visit to last night’s tonight show, where they talk about their upcoming Wet Hot American Summer prequel series on Netflix. The conversation goes off-track a few times due to Wain’s assumption that every Tonight Show guest... [Read More]
Norm Macdonald Shows Off His Johnny Carson Impression on ‘The Tonight Show’
Here’s a clip from Norm Macdonald’s visit to last night’s Tonight Show, where he shared his Johnny Carson impression with Fallon and the audience — specifically, “Johnny Carson phoning 911.” Check out another clip from Macdonald’s interview below, where he a... [Read More]