Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON - 12/11 - 12/17 on NBC
An American television institution for almost 60 years, "The Tonight Show" continues to be a home to big-name celebrity guests and a stage for top musical and comedic talent. Taking a cue from his unforgettable predecessors, including hosts Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, Fallon carrys on the tradition that audiences know and love - kicking off every show with the iconic "Tonight Show" monologue. Known for his huge online presence, Fallon will brings along with him many of the popular segments, celebrity sketches and musical parodies that fans have grown to love on "Late Night," including #Hashtags, Thank You Notes and Slow Jam the News.
Critically praised Grammy winners The Roots serves as "The Tonight Show" house band.
From Universal Television and Broadway Video, "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" is executive produced by Lorne Michaels and produced by Josh Lieb. Gavin Purcell produces. "The Tonight Show" tapes before a live studio audience.
'THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON' LISTINGS: DECEMBER 11 - 17Thursday, December 11: Guests include Dwayne Johnson, Barbara Walters and musical guest Rick Ross. Show 178 Friday, December 12: Guests include Martin Freeman, Megan Mullally and musical guest Yusuf/Cat Stevens. Show 179 Monday, December 15: Guests include Oprah Winfrey and musical guest Idina Menzel. Show 180 Tuesday, December 16: Guests include Christoph Waltz, Nicki Minaj and musical guest Nicki Minaj. Show 181 **Wednesday, December 17: Guests include James Franco and Seth Rogen. Show 182 These listings are subject to change. **denotes changes or additions