Watch 17-Year-Old Jimmy Fallon's Very First Standup Set
by Megh Wright Continuing in today's unearthed before-they-were-stars video trend, here's footage of Jimmy Fallon's very first attempt at standup when he was just a 17-year-old kid from Saugerties with a solid Travolta impression. Funny how he's retained those trademark flashes of mid-performance l... [Read More]
Lady Gaga, Stephen Colbert, Mariah Carey and more welcome Jimmy Fallon to The Tonight Show (Video)
Sure it was an excuse to parade out a massive list of A-list celebrities on Jimmy Fallon’s inaugural Tonight Show, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t hilarious. Last night, a total of 14 famous friends of Fallon stopped by to pay off a $100 debt each. The reason? These doubters said F... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon kicks off Tonight Show with humility, sincerity and a few laughs (Video)
Last night Jimmy Fallon made television history as he began his job as the sixth host of The Tonight Show. Decked in a gray suit and dark-blue tie, the former Late Night host took to the New York City studio’s stage and delivered an incredibly humble, sincere intro. He recognized the Tonight S... [Read More]
A look at Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’ debut
Last night was Jimmy Fallon’s first night as the new host of The Tonight Show. It was a joyous and star-studded event that the totally lovable Fallon handled well with grace and humility. What can we expect as viewers? Well, right out of the gate you can tell it’s not your father’s... [Read More]
'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' Hits Big Premiere Ratings
by Megh Wright Jimmy Fallon made his Tonight Show debut under unusual circumstances last night with an Olympics lead-in and slightly later midnight time slot, but the long wait paid off big in the ratings. According to Variety, Fallon's Tonight Show earned a 7.1 rating, beating out the combined rati... [Read More]
A Look at Jimmy Fallon's First 'Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright Jimmy Fallon's long-awaited Tonight Show debut aired last night with official guests Will Smith and U2 and unofficial guests Robert De Niro, Lady Gaga, Tracy Morgan, Lindsay Lohan, Kim Kardashian, Joan Rivers, Mike Tyson, Joe Namath, Mariah Carey, and Stephen Colbert. Above, watch th... [Read More]
The Late-Night TV Melee of 2014: Who’s watching whom, and when?
When Jay Leno took over The Tonight Show from Johnny Carson in 1992, there was no visible late-night TV war to be waged. At 11:30 p.m. Eastern/Pacific, there was The Tonight Show, or there was Arsenio Hall. Leno's ascension over David Letterman, however, revealed a civil war within NBC that wasn't a... [Read More]
Some Valentine’s Day wisdom from some funny people
Guess what I’m going to do tonight for Valentine’s Day? I’m going to have a romantic dinner at White Castle. Why? Because it’s a totally silly thing to do and is how Valentine’s Day should be handled, with a little bit of Levity. So, with this idea in mind on the most s... [Read More]
Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, and Justin Timberlake Among Jimmy Fallon's First 'Tonight Show' Guests
by Megh Wright It was previously announced that Will Smith and U2 will be the first ever guests on the debut episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon next week, and now the full lineup for the show's first week has been unveiled. Tuesday's show will feature Jerry Seinfeld — who made h... [Read More]
Watch Jimmy Fallon’s final Late Night monologue (Video)
With his debut as the new Tonight Show host slated for Feb. 17, Jimmy Fallon had to say goodbye to his beloved Late Night on Friday. So you should probably check out his final, very emotional monologue below. Sign up to get funny daily videos and headlines delivered to your inbox every day! Be sur... [Read More]