<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - ]]> Copyright 2016 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/feature/late-night-on-nbc http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Wed, 04 May 2016 04:48:10 -0700 Wed, 04 May 2016 04:48:10 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Jeter & Meyers Remember Performing Skit Together on 'SNL']]> Wed, 04 May 2016 02:15:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/JETER_GettyImages-527805920.jpg Host Seth Meyers and Derek Jeter reminisce over the 2001 episode of “Saturday Night Live” when Derek Jeter “was kind enough,” Meyers said, to participate in the weekend update feature.

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<![CDATA[‘Late Night’: Look at Detroit Teachers Stag Sickouts]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:33:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e103_363_closerlook_20160503_1200x675_678989891887.jpg It may be teacher appreciation day but those within the profession in Detroit were feeling no appreciation, host Seth Meyers said. With education funds drying after the end of June, public school teachers in the financially troubled city held a “sickout” to protest the problem.]]> <![CDATA['Little Big Shots' on 'Tonight']]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:30:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BIG_SHOTS_GettyImages-527786290.jpg Stars of NBC's "Little Big Shots," trumpet players Max, Kolbe and tap twins Freddie and Teddie, teach their talents to host Jimmy Fallon.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Frozen Blackjack with Chris Evans]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 04:01:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/CHRIS_EV_GettyImages-527784728.jpg Host Jimmy Fallon and Chris Evans compete in an icy twist on blackjack, where the loser of each round gets a pitcher of ice water funneled into their pants by the winner.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Louis C.K. Quits the Internet]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:06:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LOUIS_GettyImages-527343250.jpg

Louis C.K. appeared with pride for his new show and much prejudice against the internet on Monday's "Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon."

The comedian told host Jimmy Fallon that he had cut himself off from the internet by having his daughter lock him out of his new phone. He pulled out a copy of Jane Austen’s "Pride and Prejudice" and said that he’s taken up reading – "something I haven’t done since I was like 19" – since he made this decision.

"I don’t go on the internet anymore," C.K. said, adding it has been over a month since he went online. "Everything is weird and mean and upsetting."

The two also discussed "Horace and Pete," a show that C.K. made in complete secrecy and total independence.

"It was more fun this way. I figured the worst thing that could happen is, I lose money," C.K. said. The show now airs, incidentally, exclusively on the internet.

Unlike C.K.’s previous work, this new show is a drama and is overall not meant to be funny. The series also stars Steve Buscemi, Alan Alda, Jessica Lange, and Edie Falco

"It gets funny in moments," C.K. said. "In the same way that when you’re at a funeral someone will once in a while break the tension."

The process of creating a show free of any studio oversight left C.K. feeling satisfied and he said that, "It’s my favorite thing that I ever did."

He continued, "Nobody made a show that looks like this."

C.K. also revealed he will be doing a stand-up tour this summer which will include stops around the U.S. and also Europe.



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<![CDATA[Fallon and Meyers: This Week's Guest Lists]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:24:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fallon_generic.jpg

Mark your calendars and set your DVRs: The following are this week's guests on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and "Late Night with Seth Meyers." 

 

"THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 

Thursday, April 28: Adam Levine, Michael Shannon and musical guest Rae Sremmurd

Friday, April 29: Paul Rudd, Hugh Dancy and Jack Whitehall

Monday, May 2: Louis C.K., Questlove and musical guest Rufus Wainwright

Tuesday, May 3: Chris Evans, Marc Maron and performance by kids from Little Big Shots. Lecrae sits-in with The Roots

Wednesday, May 4: Jeremy Renner, Fran Lebowitz and musical guest Grimes
 

 

"LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS"

Thursday, April 28: Iggy Azalea, Larry Wilmore and musical guest Iggy Azalea. Will Calhoun sits-in with the 8G Band

Friday, April 29: Governor John Kasich, David Duchovny, Juliette Lewis and Michelle Wolf. Fabrizio Moretti sits-in with the 8G Band (repeat airing)

Monday, May 2: Chadwick Boseman, Carol Kane and musical guest Mike Posner. Mark Guiliana sits-in with the 8G Band

Tuesday, May 3: Derek Jeter and Elizabeth Olsen. Mark Guiliana sits-in with the 8G Band

Wednesday, May 4: Aaron Paul and Gilbert Gottfried. Mark Guiliana sits-in with the 8G Band

Thursday, May 5: Dana Carvey, Cyndi Lauper and musical guest Cyndi Lauper. Mark Guiliana sits-in with the 8G Band

 

 (These listings are subject to change and additions will be made. Check back regularly for updates.)

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<![CDATA['Late Night' Look at Single Payer Healthcare]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 05:29:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e102_362_closerlook_H264_20160502_1200x675_678300739631.jpg Host Seth Meyers looks at Colorado’s potential to become the first in the nation to develop a single payer healthcare system. If the system passes, it would provide a real life test for the kind of insurance that Democratic presidential Bernie Sanders has proposed. Meyers also considers the GOP candidates’ proposals to allow people to buy out of state health insurance.]]> <![CDATA['Late Night': MC Glamour Takes Center Stage]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 05:30:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e102_362_mcglamour_20160502_1200x675_678299715975.jpg One of the writers of "Late Night" interrupts host Seth Meyers to sing a song called MC Glamour.]]> <![CDATA[‘Tonight': Fallon's Books You Should Avoid]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 05:32:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DONTREAD_Screen-Shot-2016-05-03-at-3.13.59-AM.jpg Host Jimmy Fallon shares some books you probably should avoid reading this year, including "Murder at the Quilt Show" and "Ride a Cock-Horse."]]> <![CDATA[‘Tonight': Louis C.K.'s New Show]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 05:38:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527343250-%281%29.jpg Louis C.K. and host Jimmy Fallon discuss how he used the Golden Globes to get around agents and get Jessica Lange and Edie Falco on board.

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<![CDATA['Tonight Show' Thank You Notes, Canada's New Flag]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:21:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/thank-you-canada-ripa-strahan.jpg Jimmy Fallon says thanks to Michael Strahan]]> <![CDATA[Paul Rudd and Jimmy Fallon Debut Music Video]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 02:15:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/too-much-time-video-rudd-fallon.jpg Paul Rudd and Jimmy Fallon debut a music video]]> <![CDATA[Women of 'Late Night' Go Rogue After 'Lemonade' ]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:04:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e101_361_lemonade_20160428_1200x675_676052035943.jpg Host Seth Meyers shows how the empowering influence of Beyonce’s visual album "Lemonade" has affected the female staff at "Late Night" — for better or for worse.]]> <![CDATA['Late Night': Teen Slang With Iggy Azalea]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:37:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e101_361_teenslang_20160428_1200x675_676055619779.jpg Iggy Azalea helps "Late Night" host Seth Meyers breakdown teen slang with words like bowladex, Brooch-ella and WhileFi.]]> <![CDATA[ ‘Tonight’: Levine Isn't Joining Team Blake]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:01:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e128_460_adamlevine_blakeshelton_20160428_1200x675_676053059792.jpg "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon talks to Adam Levine about "The Voice," but the coach refuses to accept Fallon's suggestion that he join forces with Blake Shelton. But he is open to wearing his jacket as a cape. ]]> <![CDATA['Tonight' Hashtags: Weird Pet Tweets]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:57:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e128_460_hashtags_20160428_1200x675_676053059771.jpg "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon reads his favorite tweets with the hashtag #MyPetIsWeird.]]> <![CDATA['Late Night': JK Simmons Talks 'L&O' and 'Oz' ]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:58:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/JKSIMMONS_GettyImages-525136334.jpg J.K. Simmons talks to "Late Night" host Seth Meyers about his early days of acting on "Law & Order" and "Oz." And he notes that the two shows played a nice balance of different roles, helping him from becoming a type cast actor.

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<![CDATA['Late Night' Closer Look at Northeast Primary Results]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:00:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e100_360_closerlook_20160427_1200x675_675246659911.jpg Immediately after Donald Trump’s total victory in Tuesday’s primaries, he launched what "Late Night" host Seth Meyers called a sexist attacking against Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Meyers also considers the unsubstantiated claim that Bernie Sanders, Clinton’s rival, is somehow hurting the Democratic party.]]> <![CDATA['Tonight': The Roots 'Game of Thrones' Rap]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:01:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s3e127_459_gameofthrones_rap_20160427_1200x675_675246659606.jpg Black Thought from The Roots catches "Tonight Show" viewers up on Season 6 of "Game of Thrones" with a rap.]]> <![CDATA['Tonight': Lauer Takes Issue With New Zealand Outhouses]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:04:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LAUER_GettyImages-525120016.jpg Matt Lauer recounts an embarrassing story about a live report that went awry on the "Today" show while "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon acts it out.

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<![CDATA['Late Night': Trump & Clinton's Possible VP Picks]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:03:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/split2-clinton-trump-NY.jpg As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump become the clear nominees, the media has indulged "in one of its favorite parlor games," "Late Night" host Seth Meyers said, of speculating wildly on who the candidates will choose as their running mates. And why are media outlets trying to make "Veep stakes" common use.

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<![CDATA[Gervais Talks 'Office' Character on 'Late Night']]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:08:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524665286.jpg Ricky Gervais talks to "Late Night" host Seth Meyers about revisiting his "Office" Character David Brent. “It’s tragic. But it’s funny,” he said on the show. Gervais also notes that America isn’t the only country that adapted the original U.K. show. In total, there were eight.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Pros, Cons of New 'GoT' Season]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 03:57:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Game+of+Thrones+Season+6+Image.jpg "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and bad of watching Season 6 of HBO's "Game of Thrones."]]> <![CDATA['Tonight': Truth or Truth With Chelsea Handler ]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:02:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524633116.jpg Jimmy Fallon sits down with Chelsea Handler for a game of Truth or Truth on "The Tonight Show."

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<![CDATA['Late Night’: 'Leave Him Alone' Guy Sticks Up for Trump]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:10:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e098_358_leavehimalone_20160425_1200x675_673707075772.jpg New campaign slogans are needed for this year’s elections and host Seth Meyers shares a few. They include “make Trump migrate again.” But Meyers’ sloganeering is interrupted by an actor pretending to be a Trump supporter.]]> <![CDATA['Late Night' Look at Trump's Reinvention Plan]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:02:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e098_358_closerlook_h264_20160425_1200x675_673704003988.jpg Host Seth Meyers looks at the developments within the GOP race, including Donald Trump’s supposed ability to change his platform during the general elections to appeal to a wider range of voters. He also looks at the agreement between Ted Cruz and John Kasich.]]> <![CDATA[Fallon, Grande Have Lip Sync Conversation]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:14:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-524219870.jpg Ariana Grande and "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon have a conversation in her dressing room while lip-syncing popular songs.

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<![CDATA[Fallon Pays Tribute to Prince on 'Tonight']]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:01:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-470571179.jpg "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon celebrates the life and music of Prince by sharing a memorable story of when the Purple One randomly challenged him to a game of ping-pong.

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<![CDATA['Tonight Show' Kid Impressions Trump Edition]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 03:41:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/kids-impressions-donald-trump-fallon-AM.jpg Trump Impressions on the Tonight Show]]> <![CDATA['Tonight Show' Don't Sit Behind Shaq at a Game]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 03:44:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fallon-thank-you-notes-shaq-lakers.jpg 'Tonight Show' Thank You Notes]]> <![CDATA[Juliette Lewis Talks 'Murdering' Oliver Stone]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 05:45:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e097_357_juliettelewis_oliverstone_20160414_1200x675_666547267653.jpg Juliette Lewis recalls a story to "Late Night" host Seth Meyers about her threat to kill Oliver Stone. "I think I actually kind of did that,” she said. Lewis said that she told Stone how she would go about killing the director if she were so inclined.]]> <![CDATA['Late Night': A Closer Look at Goldman Sachs' Fine]]> Fri, 15 Apr 2016 05:46:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s3e097_357_closerlook_h264_20160414_1200x675_666546755701.jpg "Late Night" host Seth Meyers considers the ramifications of this week’s news that Goldman Sachs will have to pay a $5 billion fine for misleading investors during the early days of the Great Recession. He notes that the punishment isn’t actually very harsh.]]>