Nate Bargatze on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
You remember those UPS ads that said they did more before 10:30 in the morning than you did all day? Well, it's not the UPS that makes Nate Bargatze feel so lazy, so much as it's pretty much everything else. As Bargatze explained in his performance on Thursday's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, e... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon Plays Putin's Kickstarter Video on 'Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright Last night on The Tonight Show, Fallon showed the audience the video Vladimir Putin posted on his new Kickstarter page to raise funds for his latest passion project New Cold War. He also gives a great metaphor involving potatoes and passive-aggressive roommates to explain what exactl... [Read More]
SXSW 2014: Nate Bargatze talks about his ‘Tonight Show’ debut
This Thursday, March 13th our pal Nate Bargatze will make his debut on The Tonight Show. Any time a comedian can get TV time is a victory in the comedy world, but The Tonight Show has always held a special place in the hearts of many comics as Johnny Carson would often be credited for […]SXSW... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon Play a Risky Game of "Truth or Truth"
by Megh Wright Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon consider themselves both honest men, so the only way they could find out who was honester was through a tough game of "Truth or Truth," which somehow seems to make them both seem totally untrustworthy. Click through to watch Colbert's interview with Fa... [Read More]
Report: NBC Demanding That Stars Only Appear on Fallon's 'Tonight Show'
by Megh Wright It looks like NBC brass have figured out a way to take full advantage of Jimmy Fallon's stellar ratings over on the new Tonight Show, if the following rumor is true. TMZ reports that NBC is allegedly pressuring celebrities who want to be on The Tonight Show against appearing on other ... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon's "Lip Flip with Tina Fey" Is a Beautiful Train Wreck
by Megh Wright Tina Fey visited her former Weekend Update co-anchor Jimmy Fallon last night, and they both gave the performance of a lifetime in a "Lip Flip" segment where they switch mouths, continue the interview, and sing a romantic duet. Click through to watch another clip from Fey's interview,... [Read More]
This Week In Comedy: taking over as host
Ian McKellan and Patrick Stewart took over Seth Meyer’s late night show. [LNWSM] Marlon Wayan’s new show on TBS is now taking submissions. [The Comedy Bureau] MaxFun Con was announced. [Maximum Fun] First it was Joe Biden, now Michelle Obama will appear on Parks & Recreation. [Hollyw... [Read More]
Your New 'Tonight Show' Host: Jack Paar!
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon’s first week on ‘The Tonight Show’ draws the biggest audience since Johnny Carson’s departure
Well, Jimmy Fallon did something in late night that hasn’t happened since the days of Johnny Carson. His first week at The Tonight Show was the biggest since Johnny Carson’s last week on the air. Neilson released the “live plus three days” ratings and it turns out that two mi... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon's First 'Tonight Show' Week Draws Biggest Audience Since Johnny Carson Left
by Megh Wright It turns out that Jimmy Fallon's first week at The Tonight Show succeeded even more than first thought. Nielsen released the "live plus three day" ratings yesterday, which included an additional two million people who watched the show via DVR playback. This totals Fallon's premiere we... [Read More]