11:43 PM EDT 05/25/2015


Jimmy Fallon

Credit: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS/Getty
David Letterman: Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel Didn't 'Push Me Out' of a Job

David Letterman: Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel Didn't 'Push Me Out' of a Job

Originally posted 04/29/2015 10:40AM

The landscape of late night has inarguably changed since David Letterman began hosting Late Night in 1982 and then Late Show in 1993, but he's not ending his 33-year run on a bitter note.

In an interview with The New York Times, Letterman, 68, is not upset about how the format he helped create has changed so drastically with the entry of energetic, Internet-savvy hosts like Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon.

"They didn't push me out," he said. "I'm 68. If I was 38, I'd probably still be wanting to do the show," Letterman added, going on to say that the format – "an older guy in a suit" – certainly still seemed "viable" when Jay Leno was still on late night. However, after Leno left The Tonight Show last year, Letterman was suddenly "surrounded by Jimmys," he told the Times.

Read More

The Tonight Show

Jeremy Renner Sings About His Superhero Hawkeye's Powers on The Tonight Show

Originally posted 04/29/2015 12:25AM


}] Poor Hawkeye: he's not exactly the superstar of the Marvel comic universe. And Jeremy Renner is clearly tired of his superhero not being considered as super as his fellow Avengers – Iron Man, the Hulk and Captain America.

So Renner sought to set the record straight on The Tonight Show on Tuesday night, singing a song in character as the Avengers: Age of Ultron archer.

"There's one guy on the Avengers who sometimes gets overlooked; he's still great but it's hard to compete with those other guys," said Jimmy Fallon, introducing the musical number. "So here now to shed light on his own strengths and abilities, to the tune of Ed Sheeran's 'Thinking Out Loud,' is Hawkeye."

Read More

The Tonight Show

Robert Downey Jr. Has an 'Emotional Interview' with Jimmy Fallon

Originally posted 04/28/2015 12:00AM


}] Robert Downey Jr. could read the phone book and make it a must-watch moment, so when Jimmy Fallon asked him to adopt random emotions as they had a conversation on Monday's Tonight Show, we knew it would be good.

"You're an amazing actor. I would say that you're in touch with your emotions. Would you say that's true?" Fallon asked.

"I'd say I'm an emotional chameleon," the Avengers: Age of Ultron star replied.

Read More

The Tonight Show

Chris Pratt and Jimmy Fallon Sing Nonsense Karaoke (Video)

Originally posted 04/25/2015 12:25AM

[YOUTUBE "UschNWVttUI"] "This one, for them drunk squirrels."

Those were some of the crazy lyrics Chris Pratt sang along to the hit song "Uptown Funk" when he appeared on The Tonight Show on Friday.

The Jurassic World star grabbed a microphone alongside Jimmy Fallon as they indulged in some "Nonsense Karaoke."

Read More

#FlashbackFriday: Watch Drew Barrymore Get Knocked Out in This Classic Fever Pitch Scene

Originally posted 04/24/2015 03:10PM

A decade has past since Fever Pitch was released starring Jimmy Fallon as the Red Sox-crazed Ben Wrightman and Drew Barrymore as his girlfriend, Lindsey Meeks.

Read More


Watch Jimmy Fallon and Chris Evans Play Flip Cup with Their Siblings

Originally posted 04/24/2015 07:40AM

There's nothing like a casual game of flip cup between friends. Or family. Or stars of what's surely going to be one of the biggest blockbusters of the year, hosts of long-running late-night television institutions, and their siblings.

That was the premise of this segment of The Tonight Show Thursday, which saw Chris Evans, Jimmy Fallon, and their siblings Scott and Gloria (respectively) play a game of that old college warhorse, flip cup.

Read More

Chris Evans Shows a Clip of His Adorable Nephew on The Tonight Show (VIDEO)

Originally posted 04/24/2015 07:10AM

How would you like to have Chris Evans as an uncle?

If you're Evans' actual nephew Miles, you're probably less enthused than we thought you'd be.

Read More

Russell Crowe Helps Jimmy Fallon Sing a Semi-Profane Earth Day Song (VIDEO)

Originally posted 04/23/2015 08:10AM

Wednesday was Earth Day, and it was also a day that ended in "y," which meant Jimmy Fallon was going to sing on The Tonight Show.

Fallon's peg? The BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill five years ago, which killed eleven workers and created what NPR called "the nation's worst offshore environmental catastrophe."

Read More

Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Are Fighting over Their Daughter's First Word (VIDEO)

Originally posted 04/22/2015 07:30AM

It's natural for new parents to quibble about things. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are new parents. Do you see where we're going with this?

"We're total rivals," Lively told Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night. "I hear [Reynolds] all the time, 'Da-da, da-da,' and then I walk in the room and he's like, 'Ma-ma.' And I'm like, 'How dare you do that?' ... The word 'Da-da' is banned in our house."

Read More

Blake Lively Trounces Jimmy Fallon in 'Say Anything' Game, Tapes His Face

Originally posted 04/22/2015 12:45AM

[YOUTUBE "rAqk5FQelyI"] Lesson learned: Jimmy Fallon is terrible at saying words, but he wears tape like a pro.

On Tuesday's The Tonight Show, Fallon, 40, challenged Blake Lively, 27, to a game called "Say Anything," which has one participant saying a word and the other one responding with a word that doesn't have anything to do with the first word. Stumble or laugh, and you get tape on your face.

Read More


Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues

Got a News Tip?

Send it to our People.com editors!


News Archive

From Our Partners