| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:47 AM
The year's most-watched telecast tops a weekend filled with comedy from Mel Brooks, Key & Peele, Jimmy Fallon and "Saturday Night Live."
The Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks starts at 6:30 p.m. Sunday on NBC. That...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:58 AM
Jimmy Fallon opened Thursday night's "Tonight Show" with a bit in which he performed the Beach Boys' hit "Barbara Ann" with five wax likenesses of himself built to display in Madame Tussaud's wax museums around the United States.
Looked at one way, it...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Elizabeth Banks and Jimmy Fallon have done a little matchmaking for their children.
The "Pitch Perfect 2" director, who appeared for the first time on Fallon's "Tonight Show" on Tuesday, asked the new dad about his daughters Winnie, 1 1/2, and Frances,...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:16 AM
"Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon wanted to cheer up the Villanova piccolo player caught on national TV crying when her team lost in a barnburner to North Carolina State on Saturday, so he invited her on the show Monday.
Roxanne Chalifoux’s image...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 10:33 AM
Monday night, Jimmy Fallon aired yet another installment in "The Tonight Show's" ongoing project to have "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams "rap" every major hip hop and rap song in modern history.
The subject this time was Snoop Dogg's "Who Am...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:46 AM
James Corden is nervous.
The launch of his "Late Late Show" on CBS is just weeks away, and he's questioning everything. The set. The logo. His wardrobe. Himself.
"There's good nerves and there's bad nerves," he says. "It's good nerves that spur you...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:49 PM
NBCUniversal is preparing to launch a subscription digital comedy service aimed at millennial viewers who watch hours of entertainment on digital devices rather than the old-school TV.
NBC's proposed over-the-top service is expected to launch later this...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 7:21 PM
Back in the mid-1990s, Kobe Bryant and Jimmy Fallon went on a beer run together, and the story is pretty funny.
Bryant was on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Wednesday with his arm in a sling after recently undergoing surgery to repair a...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 1:17 PM
Jimmy Fallon got the prime post-Super Bowl spot on NBC Sunday night, and he made the most of it with a live edition of "The Tonight Show" broadcast from the Orpheum Theatre in Phoenix.
With a wild crowd, clamoring for on-stage action as exciting as...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:32 AM
Maybe funny men like Jimmy Fallon are Nicole Kidman's type. The 'Tonight Show' host and the actress have slightly different perspectives about that time they were set up together. Was Fallon really wearing sweatpants? You decide.
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:39 PM
A few weeks ago I devoted my entire weekly Critic's Pick to self-described "comedy person" and video maker Benjamin Apple, whose dry, deadpan sketch series "Cubed" (brief encounters in a faceless workplace) I had seen on the YouTube channel Above Average,...