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Hulu Takes Down an Episode of ‘Golden Girls’ Over Blackface Concerns

Hulu has removed an episode of The Golden Girls over blackface concerns amid Hollywood’s grappling with troubling portrayals of race in film and TV. But as streamers have taken a machete to episodes featuring blackface like 30 Rock, Scrubs, and the Netflix comedy sketch series With Bob and David, and late-night hosts like Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel have publicly apologized for past uses of blackface, criticism has started to emerge that Hollywood is “overcorrecting” without actually addressi...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, David, Bob, Hulu, Dorothy, Black, Political, Rose, Beatrice, Lorraine, Roxane Gay

The Morning Watch: ‘Hamilton’ Reunion on ‘The Tonight Show’, VFX Artists React to ‘Scott Pilgrim vs the World & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, the original cast of Hamilton reunites virtually on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots. Plus, watch as visual effects artists react to the work done on Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Looper, and ...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy-Fallon, Disney, Russell-Crowe, Ryan Gosling, The Tonight Show, Visual Effects, Edgar Wright, Hamilton, The Roots, Lin-manuel Miranda, Looper, Scott Pilgrim, Video Of The Day, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, The Abyss

Netflix Pulls ‘Community’ Episode Over Blackface Concerns, ‘The Office’ Edits Out Blackface Scene

As protests supporting Black Lives Matter continue, Hollywood finds itself in the sometimes uncomfortable position of playing defense when it comes to race relations in the United States. That’s resulted in people like Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel apologizing for using blackface in the past, and shows like 30 Rock, Scrubs, and the Netflix comedy sketch series With Bob and David wiping episodes featuring blackface from streaming platforms and syndication. Now two more former NBC comedies, The O...
Tags: Comedy, Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Office, David, Netflix, Pennsylvania, United States, Community, The Office, Shirley, Bob, Black Lives Matter

VIDEO: John Lithgow Talks Starring in the 'Reimagined' PERRY MASON

John Lithgow was a guest on Thursday's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to talk about starring in the new HBO series Perry Mason. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Hbo, Jimmy Fallon, Theatre, John Lithgow, Perry Mason, TV News Desk

VIDEO: Ben Platt Responds to DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film Rumors

Ben Platt was a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday to talk about the new season of The Politician on Netflix. During the interview, Platt also addressed the rumors that the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen will be made into a feature film [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Theatre, Netflix, Platt, Tony, EVAN HANSEN, Ben Platt, TV News Desk

Watch Brittany Howard’s Powerful “Goat Head” Performance Fallon

Last year, Alabama Shakes leader Brittany Howard released her thoughtful, funky, genre-agnostic solo album Jaime. Howard had already proven herself as a great rock frontwoman, and the LP and her ensuing tours allowed Howard to branch out further, investigating all the different things her voice could do. On late night shows … More »
Tags: Music, News, Jimmy Fallon, Alabama, Alabama Shakes, Fallon, Howard, Brittany Howard, Jaime Howard

Joseph Kosinski in Talks to Helm Twister Reboot at Universal

Joseph Kosinski in talks to helm Twister reboot at Universal The late ’90s saw a major resurgence in the natural disaster genre and one of the best of the era was 1996’s Twister starring Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt and in looking back at the film’s major box office success, Universal is eying a reboot of the blockbuster with Joseph Kosinski (Top Gun: Maverick) in talks to direct, according to Variety. RELATED: Universal Sets M. Night Shyamalan’s Upcoming Thriller for July 2021 ...
Tags: Movies, Jimmy Fallon, Bill, Twister, Oklahoma, Spielberg, Michael Crichton, Bill Paxton, Universal Pictures, Hunt, Paxton, Harding, Anne Marie Martin, Kosinski, Helen Hunt, Joseph Kosinski

Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Original Broadway Cast of HAMILTON in Collaboration with Jimmy Fallon & The Roots to Perform During the Global Citizen Concert

On Saturday, June 27,Lin-Manuel Miranda and the original Broadway cast of HAMILTON in collaboration with Jimmy Fallon The Rootswillperform togetherremotely [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Theatre, Broadway, Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda, TV News Desk

VIDEOS: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks HAMILTON, Freestyles, and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW

Lin-Manuel Miranda was a guest on Tuesday night's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Theatre, Lin Manuel Miranda, BWW News Desk

Trump Visited the Border Wall to Cheer Himself Up, Jimmy Fallon Says

“Yep, Trump visited the wall today, because in time of crisis, it’s important to be with your loved ones,” Fallon joked on Tuesday’s “Tonight Show.”
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Noah, Colbert, Stephen, Trump, Fallon, Jimmy, Seth, Corden, Meyers, Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Program, Late Night with Seth Meyers (TV Program, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (TV Program, The Tonight Show (TV Program, James (1978-

Hard Days for Late Night: Corden, Conan, Colbert Seek New Normal

Bill Maher isn’t a spokesman for TV’s late-night programs, but on one recent Friday night, he expressed a sentiment other members of that club would have been happy to adopt. Wrapping a taped exchange between himself and two panelists, Maher cited a desire to break free of his home, which for weeks has been the […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Features, James Corden, Bill Maher, Maher, Coronavirus

No Time For Michael Stipe & Aaron Dessner’s Tonight Show Performance Like Now

At the end of March, Michael Stipe shared a new collaboration with the National's Aaron Dessner called "No Time For Love Like Now." When Stipe performed that same song on Colbert, we learned it was coming out under the banner of Big Red Machine, Dessner's partnership with Justin Vernon that blossomed … More »
Tags: Music, News, Jimmy Fallon, Colbert, Michael Stipe, Justin Vernon, Aaron Dessner, Big Red Machine, Stipe, Big Red Machine Dessner

Catch Lin-Manuel Miranda on Tonight's Episode of THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON

Lin-Manuel Miranda is a guest on tonight's episode ofThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Tune in at 1135 p.m. ET [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Theatre, Lin Manuel Miranda, BWW News Desk

Watch Gwyneth Paltrow’s Teenage Son Eagerly Crash Her Interview With Jimmy Fallon

We all have this problem with conference calls these days.
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Religion, Gwyneth Paltrow

Matt Damon Isn’t Too Happy That Jimmy Kimmel is Taking the Summer Off From His Late Night Show

After almost 18 years and 3,130 shows, Jimmy Kimmel is taking a vacation. The host of Jimmy Kimmel Live announced on the June 18 episode that he will be “taking the summer off to spend even more time with my family,” a sweet announcement that was unexpectedly crashed by Matt Damon, the long-running butt of Kimmel’s jokes. And he wasn’t too happy about having to wait even longer for his time on the show. At the end of every episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Kimmel would joke, “Our apologies to Ma...
Tags: Television, Movies, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy-Kimmel, Abc, Ben Affleck, Matt-Damon, Ireland, Nba, Jennifer Garner, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman, Tori Spelling, Kimmel, Silverman

Don Cheadle Says He’s Been Stopped by Police ‘More Times Than I Can Count’ (Watch)

During a virtual appearance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” Thursday, actor Don Cheadle opened up about his past experiences with the police amidst nationwide protests against police brutality and racial injustice. Growing up in a predominantly Black neighborhood in Kansas City, Mo., Cheadle said that he didn’t truly understand racial discrimination within law […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Joe Biden, Kansas City, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Don Cheadle, Cheadle, George Floyd Protests

It’s All Happening: ‘Almost Famous’ 20th Anniversary Reunion Podcast Is Coming in July

In the time of coronavirus, we’ve enjoyed plenty of reunions, albeit virtually thanks to the magic of the internet. But we’re about to have a cinematic reunion that rings true to the act of “getting the band back together” more than any other. This year marks the 20th anniversary of Cameron Crowe‘s semi-autobiographical film Almost Famous, and Cadence13’s Origins podcast series brought in the filmmaker, as well as cast members like Billy Crudup, Patrick Fugit and Kate Hudson, to take a look bac...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Podcasts, Drama, Cameron, Dreamworks, Kate-Hudson, Cameron-Crowe, True Story, Parks, Crowe, Stillwater, Peter Frampton, Nancy Wilson, Mount Rushmore, Jim Miller

Late Night Watches Trump’s Supreme Court Dreams Shatter

“Basically, Trump’s trying to dunk on Obama but Ruth Bader Ginsburg is blocking all his shots,” Jimmy Fallon said on Thursday.
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Obama, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump, Trump 's Supreme Court Dreams Shatter

Sean Penn Says His ‘Entitlement’ Attitude Almost Cost Him Jeff Spicoli Role

The actor told Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" that he tanked the audition for "Fast Times at Ridgemont High."
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Fast Times, Jeff Spicoli, Sean Penn Says His

Hasbro The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Face It Challenge Party Game For $3.88 From Amazon

Hasbro The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Face It Challenge Party Game For $3.88 From Amazon This was selling for $10.53 before the price started to drop and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. FACE-MAKING FUN: This hilarious game of making faces is based on the Face It Challenge, the wildly funny game […]
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VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Shares His Experience Protesting on THE TONIGHT SHOW

Zachary Quinto was a guest on Tuesday's episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to talk about the second season of NOS4A2, the AMC series he stars in [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Amc, Theatre, Zachary Quinto, TV News Desk

Gwyneth Paltrow Reveals What The Follow-Up To Her ‘Vagina’ Candle Smells Like

The actor revealed its name to Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show."
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon

An Outdoor Trump Rally? Call It ‘Covid-chella,’ Says Jimmy Fallon

Some say the president should hold his Tulsa rally outdoors. Fallon expects “food and music and a designated area where you can do your very own Bible photo op.”
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Fallon, Tulsa

Watch Randy Newman Perform “Mr. President (Have Pity On The Working Man)” On Fallon

National treasure Randy Newman was on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to perform his still-applicable 1974 Good Old Boys track "Mr. President (Have Pity On The Working Man)." "This is a song I wrote back in the Pleistocene era. But it’s become relevant again" is how he introduced it. More »
Tags: Music, News, Jimmy Fallon, Fallon, Randy Newman

‘Dads’ Trailer: Bryce Dallas Howard’s Documentary Focuses on Fatherhood with the Help of Famous Dads

Father’s Day is next week, and Apple TV+ will be shining a light on six different fathers around the world with a new documentary called Dads, marking the feature directorial debut of Bryce Dallas Howard. The first trailer for the film has arrived, and in addition to the stories of various fathers around the world, there’s a collection of talking heads from famous fathers such as Will Smith, Judd Apatow, Jimmy Fallon, Hasan Minaj, Kenan Thompson, Neil Patrick Harris, Ken Jeong, Conan O’Brien, P...
Tags: Apple, Hollywood, Movies, Documentary, Will-Smith, Movie Trailers, Bryce-Dallas-Howard, Dads, Ron-Howard, Reed, Howard, Ron, Ken Jeong, Rance, Judd-Apatow, Neil-Patrick-Harris

TikTok Comedian Sarah Cooper Spills Secrets On Lip-Synching Trump In Jimmy Fallon Interview

"He's just kind of BSing his way through the presidency," Cooper said.
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Cooper, Sarah Cooper

After MLK’s Assassination, a Schoolteacher Conducted a Famous Experiment–“Blue Eyes/Brown Eyes”–to Teach Kids About Discrimination

Getting history across to young students is challenging enough, but what should a teacher do when actual history-making events happen on their watch? They have to be acknowledged, but to what extent do they have to be explained, even "taught"? Of the teachers who have turned history-in-the-making into a lesson, perhaps the most famous is Jane Elliott of Riceville, Iowa. On April 5, 1968, the day after Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, she divided her classroom of third-graders alon...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Jimmy Fallon, College, America, History, Current Affairs, Associated Press, Martin Luther King, Seoul, Martin Luther King Jr, Elliott, Facebook Twitter, Morehouse College, Johnny Carson, PBS Frontline

Jimmy Fallon Is Sorry. But What Does That Mean?

The “Tonight Show” host was forced to publicly reckon with a blackface clip from his past and his own role in systemic racism. But will it lead to a true change, or was it just lip service?
Tags: Television, News, Jimmy Fallon, Nancy, Fallon, Jimmy, Juvonen, The Tonight Show (TV Program, National Broadcasting Co

Spike Lee Tells Jimmy Fallon That History Is Repeating Itself

Leading film maker Spike Lee told late night TV host Jimmy Fallon that the “world has changed” – a reference to coronavirus, social distancing and the current street protests in favor of #BlackLivesMatter. But Lee went on to suggest that cycles of U.S. police brutality against black people show that history is repeating itself. The […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Spike Lee, Blacklivesmatter, Lee, George Floyd