Jimmy Fallon

‘Louie’ Season 5 Episode 2 Recap: “A la Carte”

For a show about a stand-up comic, and with frequent inserts of its protagonist doing that job, Louie doesn’t often delve deep into stand-up comedy itself; as on Seinfeld, comedy is our title character’s job, and the particulars of that job are of only a passing interest, as in any workplace sitcom. But occasionally, Louie goes into the weeds: on the first-season “Heckler” episode (see title), in last year’s “Model” (where our hero badly bungles opening for, wouldn’t ya know it, Jerry Seinfeld at a charity function), and on last night’s “A la Carte,” an episode easily read as Louie’s take on the current vogue of “confessional comedy.” … Read More

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Louis C.K. Spitefully Refused to Hire Jimmy Fallon for ‘The Dana Carvey Show’

Louis C.K. is known for many things — Louie, stand-up, self-deprecation — but, with his recent appearance on The… Read More

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Jimmy Fallon and Michelle Obama Bring You the “Shush and Tush” and Other Moves in “Mom Dancing Part 2″

Last night, Michelle Obama shimmied, wiggled, and “Shush and Tush[ed]” away the evening on The Tonight Show stage. She was… Read More

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Helen Mirren Delivers Helium-Inflected Award Speech on ‘The Tonight Show’

Helen Mirren visited The Tonight Show last night, and Jimmy Fallon employed one of his favorite tactics to ensure that we… Read More

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Jamie Dornan and Jimmy Fallon Save/Butcher ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ with Assorted Accents

Continuing our extensive and critical coverage of Fifty Shades of Grey and all things related, it seems only fitting to… Read More

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This Week’s Top 5 TV Moments: ‘Broad City’ Grapples With Pegging

There are scores of TV shows out there, with dozens of new episodes each week, not to mention everything you can find on Hulu Plus, Netflix streaming, and HBO Go. How’s a viewer to keep up? To help you sort through all that television has to offer, Flavorwire is compiling the five best moments on TV each week. This round, Broad City tackles pegging with the expected amount of healthy enthusiasm. … Read More

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The Cast of ‘Saved by the Bell’ Return to Bayside High on ‘The Tonight Show’

The other day, Jimmy Fallon welcomed himself to Los Angeles (where The Tonight Show is doing a residency) … Read More

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