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The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 

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Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.
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Jimmy Fallon ...  Self - Host / ... 1,309 episodes, 2014-2020
The Roots ...  Themselves - House Band 1,309 episodes, 2014-2020
Steve Higgins ...  Self - Announcer / ... 1,306 episodes, 2014-2020
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Jimmy Fallon hosts the Tonight Show and interviews celebrities, plays games with them and has a musical or comedic guest perform.

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The Roots added two horn players from The Dap-Kings to play with them on the show. According to bandleader Quest Love, "You can't be 'The Tonight Show' without a horn section." See more »

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When Jimmy arm wrestles with his guests, both of them can be seen holding the edge of the table with their other hand for leverage and support. See more »

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Blake Shelton: I'm only here because
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No longer watching the TONIGHT SHOW
8 January 2015 | by duraflexSee all my reviews

Jimmy Fallon has a modicum of talent and can pull off some funny bits but hosting the 60 minute TONIGHT SHOW 5 nights a week is obviously more than he can handle. He seems like an okay guy but he's an example of The Peter Principle in play.

Johnny Carson was the Gold Standard for hosting this show. He had charisma and depth. He could do political and social commentary, do comedy skits and handle all kinds of interviews from the serious to the silly. I still watch him on DVDs - stuff I've seen and enjoyed before.

Leno was good and usually worth staying up to watch. Politically, he leaned left but Obama was easy fodder for his jokes. Leno's interviewing skills didn't match Carson but he could handle man-on-the-street stuff and showed us how ignorant too many Americans are.

I've given Fallon about 10 tries but concluded he's not worth staying up for or even setting the DVR. The band is absolutely awful. Don't know what Fallon's ratings are or how long his contract runs but I will not be among his viewers.


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