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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


The Morning Watch: Bill Hader Becomes T-1000 in DeepFake Video, Jim Henson and Kermit on Johnny Carson & 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, see what Bill Hader might have looked like if he played T-1000 in Terminator 2: Judgment Day thanks to an impressive DeepFake video. Plus, watch a vintage clip of Jim Henson and The Muppets making an appeara...
Tags: Movies, Titanic, The Social Network, The Wolf Of Wall Street, The Tonight Show, Terminator, Vanity Fair, Bill-Hader, Bridesmaids, Kermit, Jim-Henson, Johnny Carson, Robert Patrick, The Town, John Connor, Video Of The Day


Doc ‘The Sit-In’ Examines a Unique Moment in TV History When Harry Belafonte Hosted ‘The Tonight Show’

In the documentary “The Sit-In: Harry Belafonte Hosts the Tonight Show,” producers Valerie Thomas and Joan Walsh and director Yoruba Richen aimed to bring back home a seminal event in television history whose themes still resonate. It was 1968, war was raging and racial tensions in America were at a boiling point, dividing the nation. In […]
Tags: Artisans, America, Production, Harry Belafonte, The Tonight Show, Joan Walsh, Yoruba Richen, Valerie Thomas


‘Tonight Show’ Writers Explain How Jimmy Fallon Pulled Off the Nicolas Cage ‘Tiger King’ Sketch

Writers from “The Tonight Show” virtually joined Variety’s Marc Malkin to discuss working from home, ideas that didn’t make it to air and how Tuesday’s hilarious “Tiger King” sketch came to be. Presented by the Writers Guild of America, the panel consisted of “Tonight Show” head writer Rebecca Drysdale along with Gerard Bradford and Jeremy […]
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Jeremy, The Tonight Show, Writers Guild Of America, Nicolas Cage, Variety, Rebecca Drysdale, Marc Malkin, Tiger King, Gerard Bradford


Thom Yorke Debuts New Song on ‘The Tonight Show’ (Watch) 

Thom Yorke emerged from self-quarantine Wednesday to perform a creepy new song on “The Tonight Show.” Titled “Plasticine Figures,” the woozy piano ballad found Yorke at home or in some kind of dimly lit rehearsal space, and featured submissive lyrics like “happy to serve, happy to linger, while you make up your face,” which, on […]
Tags: News, Radiohead, The Tonight Show, Thom Yorke, Yorke


Watch Sting Scowl Through Socially Distanced Performance With Jimmy Fallon and the Roots

Sting is notorious — or maybe renowned — for a certain hauteur, and it was on full display during his socially distanced performance of the currently-lockdown-themed 1980 Police hit “Don’t Stand So Close to Me” with Jimmy Fallon and the Roots on “The Tonight Show” Thursday. Among other things, the performance showed that sheltering in […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Sting, The Tonight Show


New York’s Late Night Shows Will Drop Live Audiences Amid Coronavirus Concerns

TV’s late-night laughs will continue. But they will have to do so without live audiences to make them. New York’s top late-night talk shows will all cease for the foreseeable future to incorporate live audiences into their broadcasts. The decision affects CBS’ “Late Show With Stephen Colbert,” NBC’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” and “Late […]
Tags: New York, News, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert, Cbs, The Tonight Show, Late Night, Late Night With Seth Meyers, Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Coronavirus




There’s No Takeover Quite Like a BTS Takeover

As K-Pop icons BTS promote their new album Map of the Soul: 7, which was released on Friday, they took over New York’s Grand Central Station for a performance for The Tonight Show. The band took over the late night talk show, riding the subway around the city with host Jimmy Fallon for Monday night’s episode of The Tonight Show. To cap off the evening, the iconic main hall of New York’s busy train station was cleared out for a special performance by the beloved band. The seven band members ...
Tags: Music, New York, News, Jimmy Fallon, Uncategorized, Late Night Television, The Tonight Show, Bts, K Pop, Katz, Deli, Grand Central Station, Onetime, Clickmonsters


VOTD: ‘Sesame Street’ Rap Celebrates the Show’s 50th Anniversary with Jimmy Fallon

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street. Following their history-making moment as the first television show to celebrated by the Kennedy Center Honors, all of your favorite fuzzy friends fro Sesame Street gathered at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon for a rap that has all the fun of the children’s television program and celebrates all of the show’s colorful characters who have helped kids learn so much over the past 50 years. Watch the Sesame Street 50th anniversary rap belo...
Tags: Television, Movies, Nbc, Jimmy-Fallon, Sesame Street, Tom Hanks, Pbs, The Tonight Show, Kennedy Center Honors, Tariq, Video Of The Day, CBS YouTube


VOTD: The Cast of ‘Cats’ Remixed “Memory” with Jimmy Fallon and Won’t Haunt Your Dreams Like the Movie

While Emperor Palpatine returns to bring evil back to a galaxy far, far away, a different kind of nightmare is brewing in theaters this weekend alongside Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Cats arrives in theaters everywhere today, adapting the long-running hit Broadway musical of the same name. If the reviews are to be believed, this movie is nightmare fuel to the max. Thankfully, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon made the movie, or at least part of it, a little easier to swallow. The cast...
Tags: Movies, Taylor Swift, Cats, Jimmy-Fallon, Adaptation, Universal, Musical, James Corden, The Tonight Show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Jason Derulo, The Roots, Palpatine, Video Of The Day, Hoai Tran Bui, Jennifer-Hudson


The Morning Watch: Daisy Ridley’s ‘Star Wars’ Rap Recap, The Origins of Stop-Motion Animation & 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, watch as Star Wars franchise star Daisy Ridley gives a rap recap of the entire Skywalker saga on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Plus, find out the origins of stop-motion animation, long before it to...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, Jimmy-Fallon, Gq, The Tonight Show, Leia, Nelson, Daisy Ridley, Coen Brothers, Skywalker, Ridley, Kubo, Obi Wan Kenobi, Tim-Blake-Nelson, Star-Wars




Emma Stone Is a Card Carrying Member of the BTS Fan Club

She couldn't hold back during the band's SNL soundcheck
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Uncategorized, Late Night Television, Emma Stone, The Tonight Show, Bts, BTS Fan Club


ScHoolboy Q Debuts New Song “Chopstix” Featuring Travis Scott on ‘The Tonight Show’

ScHoolboy Q was the musical guest on last night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, where he treated the audience to a double dose of new music. First, Groovy Q performed his brand new single “Numb Numb Juice” while the song’s amazing/hilarious video played in the background. Then, he debuted an unreleased song called “Chopstix,” which features Travis Scott on the hook. A demo version with Kendrick Lamar leaked online last year. (Also, anyone else think it kinda sounds like...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Kendrick Lamar, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Schoolboy Q, New Music, Travis Scott, Performances, TDE


James Cameron discusses Titanic and new Terminator and Avatar projects

So, Linda Hamilton might be back kicking ass in a new “Terminator” movie! Watch James Cameron discuss that topic and other movie rumors in the clip above from The Tonight Show.
Tags: Jimmy Fallon, Religion, Avatar, Titanic, James Cameron, The Tonight Show, Terminator, Directors, Linda Hamilton, Badass Characters


Samuel L. Jackson & Jimmy Fallon Poetry Slam the News on ‘The Tonight Show’

Here to make the current news cycle slightly less depressing, Samuel L. Jackson and Jimmy Fallon get their Saul Williams on in the latest installment of Poetry Slam. From the longest-running Government shutdown in history to the Oscar’s lack of a host, Sam and Jimmy put a poetic spin on the last week’s whirlwind of news stories. Stick around for the hilarious Snakes on a Plane reference. Watch below… Related: Will Smith & Jimmy Fallon Perform a Medley of Classic TV Theme Songs on ‘Th...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Sam, Lol, Samuel L Jackson, The Roots, Saul Williams, Jimmy, Will Smith Jimmy Fallon


Most Memorable Late-Night TV Moments of 2018

At times it may have felt like late-night talk shows were completely dominated by political talk this year, from biting commentary by way of “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” and “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.” However, quite a few shows did what they could to keep it light — and perhaps go viral […]
Tags: News, John Oliver, Saturday Night Live, The Daily Show, The Tonight Show, Trevor Noah, Carpool Karaoke, Best of 2018


VOTD: Jimmy Fallon Wishes It Was Christmas Today Again with an ‘SNL’ Holiday Reunion

If you’re a loyal viewer of Saturday Night Live like yours truly, then you already know the charming original holiday tune “I Wish It Was Christmas Today,” which Jimmy Fallon, Horatio Sanz, Chris Kattan and Tracy Morgan performed for the first time back in December 2000. The song became a favorite among SNL fans, so much that it’s been performed over half a dozen times on the show since then, and even recording artist Julian Casablacans did his own cover of the song. Well, it’s back again, but ...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Jimmy-Fallon, Ariana Grande, Snl, Tracy-Morgan, The Tonight Show, Jimmy, Video Of The Day, Saturday-Night-Live, Horatio Sanz, Chris-Kattan, Jimmy Fallon Horatio Sanz Chris Kattan, Julian Casablacans


The Tonight Show Will Air a Hamilton Episode in Puerto Rico

The Tonight Show will air a Hamilton episode in Puerto Rico The Tonight Show will air a special Hamilton episode from Puerto Rico on January 15. The announcement came from during Lin Manuel-Miranda’s interview with host Jimmy Fallon on last night’s episode (via Deadline). You can see the announcement in the post below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[...
Tags: TV, Movies, Jimmy Fallon, Broadway, Sony, TV News, The Tonight Show, Hamilton, Puerto Rico, Fallon, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins, University of Puerto Rico, ComingSoon, Manuel Miranda, Gizmoduck




J.I.D Performs “Skrawberries” with BJ The Chicago Kid & Thundercat on ‘The Tonight Show’

J.I.D made his late night television debut on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night. Joined by BJ The Chicago Kid on vocals and Thundercat on bass, the Dreamville rapper performed “Skrawberries,” off his brand new album DiCaprio 2. J.I.D dedicated his underwater-themed performance to Mac Miller, with whom he was supposed to go on tour before his tragic death in September. Thundercat, another Swimming tour supporting act and good friend of Mac, showed off his new forearm tattoo de...
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Mac, Chicago, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Mac Miller, Thundercat, Bj The Chicago Kid, BJ, Performances, J.i.d


Takeoff Performs “Last Memory” on ‘The Tonight Show’

Fresh off the release of his debut solo album The Last Rocket, Takeoff made his solo debut on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night. Staying true to his album title (and stage name, obviously), the Migos man brought his astronaut theme to 30 Rock and performed his lead single, “Last Memory.” Watch after the jump… Previously: Album Stream: Takeoff ‘The Last Rocket’
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Migos, Performances, Takeoff


Sheck Wes Performs “Mo Bamba” on ‘The Tonight Show’

New York was definitely in the building on The Tonight Show last night. Following guest appearances from the Beastie Boys and Desus and Mero, Harlem’s own Sheck Wes provided the musical entertainment. Making his network television debut, the G.O.O.D. Music/Cactus Jack rapper performed a Halloween-themed rendition of his hit single “Mo Bamba,” taken from his recently released debut project MUDBOY. Watch Sheck Wes’ performance, along with the Beastie Boys and Desus and Mero’s interviews below....
Tags: New York, Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Mero, Performances, Mo Bamba, Sheck Wes, Sheck Wes Performs `` Mo Bamba, Beastie Boys and Desus, Mero Harlem


The Morning Watch: How Horror Movies Have Gotten Scarier, The Trademarks of John Carpenter & 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, learn about the trademarks of director John Carpenter in films like Halloween, The Thing and Escape from New York. Plus, find out how horror movies have evolved over the decades to become scarier for audienc...
Tags: New York, Movies, Jimmy-Fallon, James Brown, The Tonight Show, Vanity Fair, John-Carpenter, Malone, Video Of The Day, Tiffany Haddish, The Morning Watch


Buddy Performs “Trouble on Central” on ‘The Tonight Show’

The always-buoyant Buddy made his network television debut on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night. With a little help from The Roots, the Compton rapper performed the funky, melancholic “Trouble on Central,” off his debut album Harlan & Alondra. Bonus points for the durag with the cape out. Watch below… #icymi @FallonTonight pic.twitter.com/tF04XfYXDH — BUDDY (@Buddy) October 26, 2018 Related: New Video: Nipsey Hussle Feat. Buddy “Status Symbol 3”
Tags: Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jazz, The Tonight Show, Buddy, Compton, Performances, Harlan Alondra Bonus


Jim Bell Joins ‘Tonight Show’ As Executive in Charge and Showrunner

Jim Bell, one of TV’s best known news and sports producers, is joining NBC’s venerable “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” as executive in charge at a time when the late-night mainstay is fighting for viewers with CBS rival “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” Bell, who is known for his time overseeing “Today” and NBC’s […]
Tags: News, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, Cbs, The Tonight Show, Jim Bell, Katie Hockmeyer, Stephen Colbert Bell


‘Tonight Show’ Shuffle: Mike DiCenzo Steps Down From Executive Producer Role

One of the three top producers of NBC’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” announced Monday he would step down from his role at the show, giving rise to speculation about whether someone else might be named to help lead the program in days ahead. Mike DiCenzo, a writer and producer who has worked with host […]
Tags: News, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, The Tonight Show, Mike DiCenzo


Yara Shahidi and Jimmy Fallon Encourage Voting With ‘Schoolhouse Rock’-Inspired Video

It looks like two is the magic number when it comes to promoting voter registration. Yara Shahidi and Jimmy Fallon have teamed up ahead of the November midterm elections to encourage voting in a new “Schoolhouse Rock”-inspired animation “Voting Avenue,” set to air on Monday’s episode of “The Tonight Show.” During the video, “Grown-ish” actress Shahidi […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, The Tonight Show, Yara Shahidi, Voting Avenue