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Jimmy Fallon ends his run on Late Night

Jimmy Fallon ends his run on Late Night

Jimmy Fallon ended his time on Late Night last night (Friday) after 5 seasons. He’s hosted 969 episodes over the past 5 years. SNL alumni Seth Meyers takes over the Late Night franchise on Monday 24th February, and Jimmy Fallon’s tenure on The Tonight Show begins Monday 17th February. Much of the last week of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon saw look backs at some of the most memorable parts of the programme – Monday saw a look at the…

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Jay Leno bows out of The Tonight Show after 22 years

Jay Leno bows out of The Tonight Show after 22 years

Jay Leno has signed off from The Tonight Show this week after 22 years hosting the talk show (excluding a brief stint when Conan O’Brien took over in 2009/2010). Leno’s final week saw his favourite guests making appearances including (upcoming Tonight Show host) Jimmy Fallon, Betty White, Bonnie Raitt, Matthew McConaughey, Charles Barkley, Lyle Lovett, Sandra Bullock, Blake Shelton, Vintage Trouble and his final programme had Billy Crystal (who also appeared on Leno’s first Tonight Show 22 years ago) &…

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Leno’s final week – Jimmy Fallon’s appearance

Leno’s final week – Jimmy Fallon’s appearance

Jimmy Fallon stopped by The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on Monday night, kicking off Leno’s final week of shows. The new Tonight Show host sat down with Jay to discuss the all-new Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon which begins Monday 17th February on NBC. He also discussed his first appearance on Jay Leno’s Tonight Show and life at home with his new baby. Watch the Jimmy Fallon interview below:

Jay Leno’s exit interviews with 60 Minutes and Today Show

Jay Leno’s exit interviews with 60 Minutes and Today Show

Jay Leno has been sitting down with NBC and CBS this month for some “exit interviews” now that he’s into his final Tonight Show episodes – Jimmy Fallon takes over The Tonight Show in February. In his interview with NBC’s Today Show he was also joined by Jimmy Fallon to discuss “passing the Tonight Show torch” for a new generation, with Leno saying he “really admire [Jimmy Fallon] as a comic”. He also spoke about the failed attempt at retiring…

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NBC releases promo for all-new Tonight Show for “a new era”

NBC releases promo for all-new Tonight Show for “a new era”

A promo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon has been released by NBC. The 1-minute video goes through the history of The Tonight Show over the past 60 years featuring: – Steve Allen – Jack Parr – The legendary Johnny Carson – Jay Leno’s standup appearance on Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show – Jay Leno’s two tenures as host – A very brief mention of Conan O’Brien’s short-lived tenure – Clips from Late Night with new Tonight Show host Jimmy…

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The Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon airs on NBC

The Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon airs on NBC

The two-hour Primetime Special for The Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon aired on NBC over the weekend. The special programme aired on Sunday night between 9pm and 11pm E.T. According to TV website The Futon Critic it had “5.7 million viewers overall” and “delivered NBC’s highest non-sports / non-Golden Globes results in the time period in the past year (since Jan. 5, 2013) in both adults 18-49 and total viewers”. The Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon…

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