John Stamos to Reunite w/ 'Full House' Band on JIMMY FALLON, 7/19
Have Mercy! John Stamos will be reuniting with his 'Full House' band 'Jesse and the Rippers' on an upcoming broadcast of NBC's LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON.
Stamos's character, Jesse Katsopolis performed with the band throughout the run of the comedy series which aired on ABC from 1987 - 1995. According to People, the fictional group will perform on Fallon's late night show this Friday, July 19th.
Along with a cryptic Instagram video of himself performing the sitcom's theme song 'Everywhere You Look,' Stamos posted yesterday: "Never thought I'd be singing THIS song." In addition, "Jesse Katsopolis" (a.k.a. @jesseandtheripp) has also taken to Twitter to spread the news: "Have to dig this vest out of storage - may need soon," he posted, along with a photo of himself in full '80's garb.
Stamos is set to star in the NBC fall pilot "I am Victor" and was a recurring guest star on the network series "The New Normal." Television credits include "General Hospital," ABC's "Full House," NBC's Emmy Award-winning drama "ER." Stamos produced and starred in ABC's comedy "Jake in Progress" and "Thieves" and appeared in the Emmy & Golden Globe nominated adaptation of "Raisin in the Sun" for ABC. Other notable appearances include NBC's "Law & Order: SVU," HBO's "Entourage" and a multi-episode arc on Fox's hit series "Glee."
Stamos has had tremendous success on Broadway having performed opposite James Earl Jones in "The Best Man." He has also appeared in the Tony Award-winning musicals "Hairspray," "Bye Bye Birdie," "Nine" and "Cabaret."