Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show Debut Draws Strong Ratings

So, the ratings are in for Jimmy Fallon’s debut on The Tonight Show–and they look pretty solid. More than solid, in fact. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon‘s inaugural episode drew 11.3 million viewers, which is the second largest Tonight…

Jimmy Fallon’s Debut On The Tonight Show Goes Over Well, Joined By Several Guests

There has been plenty of talk and controversy about Jay Leno leaving, and Jimmy Fallon taking over The Tonight Show, and last night, it finally happened. Fallon made his debut with a couple of big scheduled guests, and many more…

The Tonight Show: Fallon Ushers In a New Era

Last night after the Olympics and local news broadcasts, thousands of viewers stayed up to watch the beginning of a new era in late night television: The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. The shiny new opening credits began, directed by…

Fallon Shares Excitement About ‘The Tonight Show’

Jimmy Fallon is pretty excited for his debut on The Tonight Show. And maybe a little nervous, too… “I’m freaking out right now,” the talk show host said when he called in to On Air with Ryan Seacrest. The two…

Jay Leno Sent Off With Billy Crystal, Garth Brooks

Jay Leno bid farewell to The Tonight Show and his beloved cast, crew and fans on Thursday night, accompanied by Billy Crystal, Garth Brooks and a bevy of fun and poignant surprises. Following Jay’s final monologue a few pre-filmed goodbyes…

Sandra Bullock Chokes Up, Lauds Jay Leno

Sandra Bullock choked back tears as she thanked Jay Leno for years of kindness. The Gravity star told Jay how much she appreciated the fact that he treated her well every time she was a guest on the Tonight Show.…

Tara Lipinski Honors Jimmy Fallon On Ice as The Dude

Tara Lipinski honored late night host Jimmy Fallon this week as he finishes up his job as host of Late Night. She did so in a hilarious skit on ice, where she channeled ‘The Dude’ from The Big Lebowski. It…

Jay Leno Talks About Being Dumped For Fallon

Jay Leno didn’t say much about the debacle involving himself and Conan O’Brien back in 2009, when NBC decided to bring on the flame-haired comedian to replace him…and then changed their minds several months later, leaving O’Brien without a job…

Louis C.K. To Release Long-Lost Movie This Year

Louis C.K. often integrates the love, frustration, and hilarious insights that his daughters bring him into his comedy routine, and during his final appearance on “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno, he talked about how he’s trying to make them…

Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show Promo Honors the Past

Early last year, Jimmy Fallon announced he’s taking over The Tonight Show. Additionally, it was announced that Seth Meyers would take over Fallon’s time slot. Prior to the announcement, rumors surfaced that Jay Leno would finally give up his gig for…

Jay Leno Shouldn’t Be Out of a Job Too Long

What will Jay Leno do next? That is the question many people are asking as the popular host of NBC’s long-running The Tonight Show steps down in February. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Leno may not be out of a…

Jay Leno: What’s Next for the ‘Tonight Show’ Host?

Jay Leno will soon hand over the Tonight Show reins to Jimmy Fallon. What will the late night talk show icon and comedian do once his long-running stint is finally done? Recent reports say CNN’s Jeff Zucker might have his…

Quentin Tarantino & Next Project: on ‘Tonight Show’

By far, one of the most prominent screenwriters in Hollywood is Quentin Tarantino, who is in the process of making yet another movie. On Tuesday, November 26, 2013, he discussed his next film project on The Tonight Show with Jay…

Kim Kardashian says Weight Criticism “Hurt her Soul”

Kim Kardashian opened up to the media about how hurtful the comments about her weight gain during her pregnancy were last night on “The Tonight Show”. “It really hurt my soul,” she told Jay Leno Wednesday night. “I was gaining…

Demi Lovato Debuts Her New Blue Hair

Miss Demi Lovato, who recently announced her upcoming tour, has reveled something else to the public-her hair! It seems the once Disney star has gone from dark brown hair to sporting a cotton candy blue color. The pop singer made…

“Joking Bad” is Jimmy Fallon’s Breaking Bad Parody

Overrated? Epidemic? No. It’s not like it was The Simpsons back in 1990 where 33.6 million viewers watched “Bart Gets an F“; it would probably be absurd by today’s standards to see Walt Jr. on the cover of TIME magazine. In fact,…

Ed Shaughnessy Dies; Tonight Show Drummer Was 84

Tonight Show drummer Ed Shaughnessy has died at the age of 84. According to a Los Angeles Times obituary, Shaughnessy suffered a heart attack on May 24 at his home in Calabasas, California. Shaughnessy grew up in Jersey City, New…

Gas-Pump Video Staged? Looks Like It.

Last week, The Tonight Show aired a segment in which a couple was approached by a surprise newscast at a gas pump, which began talking to them, and got them to sing karaoke. Passed off on the show as a…

Seth Meyers Replaces Fallon Starting Next Year

NBC Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt announced this weekend that Seth Meyers will become the host of Late Night next year, replacing current host Jimmy Fallon. Meyers is currently the head writer for Saturday Night Live. Lorne Michaels, the producer of…

Kardashian Baby Names Discussed on Leno

Reality TV actress and amateur porn star Kim Kardashian‘s pregnancy has been the subject of much speculation these past few weeks. In particular, the rumor that the baby’s father, R&B star Kanye West, might name the baby “North” has enthralled…