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Jimmy Fallon
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Fallon in November 2013
Birth name James Thomas Fallon
Born September 19, 1974 (1974-09-19) (age 46)
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Medium
  • Comedian
  • television
  • film
  • music
  • books
  • radio show
Alma mater College of Saint Rose
Years active 1998–present
Genres
  • Observational comedy
  • musical comedy
  • sketch comedy
  • surreal humor
  • character comedy
  • satire
Subject(s)
Spouse
Nancy Juvonen (m. 2007)

James Thomas Fallon (born September 19, 1974) is an American actor, comedian, singer, musician and television host. He was the host of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He was a cast member of Saturday Night Live and has also hosted that show. On April 3, 2013, NBC announced that Fallon would be the new host of The Tonight Show, beginning at the end of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Personal life

Fallon was born on September 19, 1974 in the Bay Ridge neighbourhood of Brooklyn, New York. He was raised in Saugerties, New York. He studied at The College of Saint Rose. Fallon married Nancy Juvonen in 2007.


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Preceded by
Jay Leno
Host of The Tonight Show
February 6, 2014-present
Succeeded by
Incumbent


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