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What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'  

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The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon kept viewers on the edge of their seats with excellent interviews and awesome celebrity lip-sync battles, so it's no surprise that you’d be on the hunt for similar shows to watch. Well, search no more, because this list has some of the best recommendations for movies and TV shows similar to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Deciding what to watch after The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon really depends on your mood, but if you’re looking for more late night comedy gold, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is a perfect series that follows the same format, and features one of the funniest hosts in the business that you’ll almost certainly love if you like The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Some other movies and TV shows like The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on this list are films like Late Night, which is about a host similar to James Corden, but who is in the twilight period of her programming and is looking for some edgier, younger talent to breed new life into her show. The Late Late Show with James Corden is another good TV series that's arguably just as funny to fans of Jimmy Fallon. Other good shows and movies include Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and The Larry Sanders Show.

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Late Night with Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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Late Night with Jimmy Fallon is an American late-night talk show that aired weeknights at 12:35 am Eastern/11:35 pm Central on NBC in the United States. The hour-long show, which premiered on March 2, 2009 and ended on February 7, 2014, was hosted by actor, comedian and performer Jimmy Fallon, an alumnus of Saturday Night Live. Hip hop/neo soul band The Roots served as the show's house band, and Steve Higgins was the show's announcer. The third incarnation of the Late Night franchise originated by David Letterman, the program originated from NBC Studio 6B in the GE Building at 30 Rockefeller Center in New York City. The show typically opened with a brief monologue from Fallon, followed by a ...more on Wikipedia

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The Late Show with Stephen Col... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS, 2015) is an American late-night talk show hosted by Stephen Colbert. ...more on Wikipedia

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The Ellen DeGeneres Show is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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The Daily Show is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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