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

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Updated December 11, 2019 42 votes 9 voters 30 items

List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'.

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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Fever Pitch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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Fever Pitch is a 2005 Farrelly brothers romantic comedy film starring Drew Barrymore and Jimmy Fallon. It is a remake of a 1997 British film of the same name. Both films are loosely based on the Nick Hornby book of the same name, a best-selling memoir in the United Kingdom. Hornby also wrote the screenplay for the original film, but had no input for the American remake. While both the book and the original 1997 film are about association football, this version, aimed at the U.S. market, is about baseball. Both Fever Pitch films feature dramatic or unexpected sporting victories, the original focusing on Arsenal's last minute League title win in 1989, and the remake on the Boston Red Sox's ...more on Wikipedia

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Friends is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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Friends (NBC, 1994) is an American sitcom television series created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman. The personal and professional lives of six friends (Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer) living in New York City. ...more on Wikipedia

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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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How I Met Your Mother (CBS, 2005) is an American sitcom created by Craig Thomas and Carter Bays. Through a series of flashbacks, Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) recounts to his children the journey he and his four friends (Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, Neil Patrick Harris, and Alyson Hannigan) took leading up to him meeting their mother. ...more on Wikipedia

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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is an American late-night talk show, created and hosted by James "Jimmy" Kimmel, and transmitted on ABC. The nightly hour-long show made its debut on January 26, 2003, following Super Bowl XXXVII. Jimmy Kimmel Live! is produced by Jackhole Productions in association with ABC Studios . From its premiere until February 4, 2011, the show aired at 12:05 am Eastern Time. The show then aired at Midnight Eastern Time starting February 7, 2011. On August 21, 2012, ABC announced that Jimmy Kimmel Live! would be moving 25 minutes earlier to 11:35 pm ET beginning on January 8, 2013 to compete with other late night talk shows while bumping Nightline to 12:35 am ET. Contrary to its ...more on Wikipedia

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