Fallon is known for being a television cast member on Saturday Night Live and as the host of the late-night talk show The Tonight Show. He was born in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn on September 19, 1974 to Gloria and James Fallon.
The 48 year old comedian grew up with an interest in comedy and music, which prompted him to pursue stand-up comedy at 21 in Los Angeles. He joined the Saturday Night Live as a cast member in 1998, where he remained for six years. He left the show to star in the films Taxi in 2004, and Fever Pitch in 2005.
He returned to host the Late Night with Jimmy Falcon on NBC in 2009, then later moved on to become the sixth permanent host of the Tonight Show in 2014 till date. Fallon has released two comedy albums and seven books aimed at children.
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