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Report: SNL's Seth Meyers Eyed to Replace Tonight Show-Bound Jimmy Fallon

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NBC’s alleged plan to dump Jay Leno and turn the Tonight Show reins over to Jimmy Fallon in 2014 creates a vacancy at 12:35 am — one that’s reportedly close to being filled.

Longtime Saturday Night Live headwriter and “Weekend Update” frontman Seth Meyers is the odds-on favorite to succeed Fallon as host of Late Night …READ MORE


Report: Jimmy Fallon to Replace Jay Leno as Host of a New York-Based Tonight Show

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Live from New York, it’s…the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon? READ MORE


iCarly Star Noah Munck On Final Season: Expect Jimmy Fallon and Wardrobe Malfunctions

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After five years, the iCarly crew is shutting down their webcams for good — but not before squeezing in at least one more celebrity guest, promises co-star Noah Munck.

During the teen sitcom’s six seasons, the show has welcomed to its show-within-a-show one celeb after another, among them First Lady Michelle Obama, Jane Lynch, Jack Black — and now Jimmy Fallon. READ MORE


30 Rock Live: Who Flubbed First? Which Surprise Guest Was Your Favorite? Plus: Photo Gallery!

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NBC’s 30 Rock went live this Thursday night, and the product was decidedly Saturday Night Live-lier than the sitcom’s first time flying without a net.

The framework for this live outing had Jack, Liz and 10 other characters locked in Tracy’s dressing room to (ostensibly) debate … READ MORE


Pilot Scoop: Jamie-Lynn Sigler Joins Jimmy Fallon Comedy, Greek Grad Leads CW Drama

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 14:  Actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler arrives at the Art of Elysium's 5th Annual Heaven Gala held at Union Station on January 14, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)

Sopranos alumna Jamie-Lynn Sigler has landed a co-starring role in NBC’s Jimmy Fallon-produced comedy pilot.

Also among the latest pilot castings: a Greek grad, a Popular gal, a Viagra Diaries shakeup and more. READ MORE


SNL With Jimmy Fallon: Best and Worst Skits?

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Jimmy Fallon took the reins of Saturday Night Live this week, and with a team of special guests — Jude Law, Rachel Dratch, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan, Chris Kattan, and Horatio Sanz among them — delivered a fun, funny episode in which even the jokes that didn’t work were buoyed by an innate zaniness and a willingness to try something fresh and unexpected. [Update: The show scored its best overnight ratings since last May's season finale.]

Here are my picks for the night’s best — hard to narrow it to just two — and worst sketches: …READ MORE


Hot Promo: Jimmy Fallon Preps for SNL Hosting Debut With Off-Key Christmas Carols

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It’s always exciting when former Saturday Night Live faves return to host the program (we’re looking at you, Amy Poehler!), and this weekend’s outing looks to be no exception when Jimmy Fallon takes the stage.  READ MORE & WATCH PREVIEW


Katy Perry, Jimmy Fallon and More Book Saturday Night Live Hosting Gigs

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Talk about a teenage dream come true: Katy Perry has been tapped to host Saturday Night Live. READ MORE


Emmys 2011: What Show Should Win Best Variety, Music, or Comedy Series?

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Over the last eight years, there hasn’t been much variety in the results of Emmy’s race for Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series. Indeed,


Jimmy Fallon Booked for SNL Return

LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Pictured: Jimmy Fallon -- NBC Photo: Virginia Sherwood

There are only 126 shopping days until Christmas, and eight fewer until …READ MORE