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Accident-prone Jimmy Fallon gives NBC a reason to worry

Accident-prone Jimmy Fallon gives NBC a reason to worry

A chipped tooth won't derail NBC's vaunted "Tonight Show," but it has created plenty of chatter among people obsessed with the inner workings of late-night TV. Since taking over "Tonight" in February 2014, Jimmy Fallon has proved himself to be dynamic, creative, hard-charging and largely impossible to defeat in the ratings. He has brought new energy to one of TV's most durable formats by getting guests to play games, take part in skits and show off hidden talents. But he has also demonstrated a different quality: He's prone to accidents. Fallon late last week disclosed via Twitter and Instagram that he had inadvertently chipped a tooth trying to...

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