The BEST Episodes of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 17, 2020

Network: NBC

Saturday Night Live veteran Jimmy Fallon takes the Late Night reins from Conan O'Brien when O'Brien succeeds Jay Leno as new host of The Tonight Show in 2009.

Lauren Graham, Joel Edgerton, Pearl Jam

#1 - Lauren Graham, Joel Edgerton, Pearl Jam

Season 2011 - Episode 132 - Aired Sep 9, 2011

star 10.00
1 votes
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Stephen Merchant, The Avett Brothers

#2 - Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Stephen Merchant, The Avett Brothers

Season 2013 - Episode 141 - Aired Sep 24, 2013

From "Don Jon", director/writer/actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt; from "Hello Ladies", creator/actor and comedian Stephen Merchant; musical guests The Avett Brothers.

star 10.00
1 votes
Emma Watson, Tony Danza, Michael Symon

#3 - Emma Watson, Tony Danza, Michael Symon

Season 2012 - Episode 137 - Aired Sep 13, 2012

star 9.00
1 votes
Adam Levine, Cedric the Entertainer, Ariana Grande feat. Mac Miller

#4 - Adam Levine, Cedric the Entertainer, Ariana Grande feat. Mac Miller

Season 2013 - Episode 97 - Aired Jun 14, 2013

From "The Voice", judge and musician Adam Levine; from "Soul Man" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire", actor/comic Cedric the Entertainer; musical guests Ariana Grande feat. Mac Miller.

star 9.00
1 votes
Robert De Niro, Justin Timberlake, Van Morrison

#5 - Robert De Niro, Justin Timberlake, Van Morrison

Season 2009 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 2, 2009

Robert De Niro; Justin Timberlake; Performance by Van Morrison; The game show "Lick it for Ten"

star 8.00
1 votes
Tom Selleck, Krysten Ritter, Garbage

#6 - Tom Selleck, Krysten Ritter, Garbage

Season 2012 - Episode 79 - Aired May 18, 2012

star 8.00
29 votes
Adam Sandler, the guys from RecordSetter

#7 - Adam Sandler, the guys from RecordSetter

Season 2012 - Episode 94 - Aired Jun 15, 2012

star 8.00
29 votes
Uma Thurman, Tim Gunn, Bobby Collins

#8 - Uma Thurman, Tim Gunn, Bobby Collins

Season 2013 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 14, 2013

star 8.00
29 votes
Rachel Maddow, Zachary Quinto, Lady Antebellum

#9 - Rachel Maddow, Zachary Quinto, Lady Antebellum

Season 2013 - Episode 75 - Aired May 8, 2013

TV host and author Rachel Maddow; from "Star Trek: Into Darkness", actor Zachary Quinto; Lady Antebellum perform.

star 8.00
29 votes
Jane Lynch, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lady Antebellum

#10 - Jane Lynch, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lady Antebellum

Season 2013 - Episode 76 - Aired May 9, 2013

From Broadway musical "Annie", actress Jane Lynch; from "Game of Thrones" and "Mama", actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau; musical guests Lady Antebellum.

star 8.00
29 votes
Kevin Nealon, Elizabeth Olsen, The Avett Brothers with Chris Cornell

#11 - Kevin Nealon, Elizabeth Olsen, The Avett Brothers with Chris Cornell

Season 2013 - Episode 145 - Aired Sep 30, 2013

Comedian and actor Kevin Nealon; from Broadway play "Romeo and Juliet", actress Elizabeth Olsen; musical guests The Avett Brothers with Chris Cornell.

star 8.00
29 votes
Paul Giamatti, Anthony Mackie, MS MR, Horatio Sanz

#12 - Paul Giamatti, Anthony Mackie, MS MR, Horatio Sanz

Season 2013 - Episode 147 - Aired Oct 2, 2013

From "Parkland", actor Paul Giamatti; from "Runner, Runner", actor Anthony Mackie; musical guests MS MR; guest announcer Horatio Sanz.

star 8.00
29 votes
Alec Baldwin, Kevin Connolly, Chris Cornell with The Avett Brothers

#13 - Alec Baldwin, Kevin Connolly, Chris Cornell with The Avett Brothers

Season 2013 - Episode 155 - Aired Oct 21, 2013

From "Up Late with Alec Baldwin", host and actor Alec Baldwin; actor Kevin Connolly; musical guests Chris Cornell with The Avett Brothers. Pearl Jam Week (show no.1)

star 8.00
1 votes
Kerry Washington, Jason Schwartzman, chef Flynn McGarry, Amel Larrieux feat. Sky Larrieux

#14 - Kerry Washington, Jason Schwartzman, chef Flynn McGarry, Amel Larrieux feat. Sky Larrieux

Season 2013 - Episode 163 - Aired Oct 31, 2013

From "Scandal", actress Kerry Washington; actor Jason Schwartzman; 14-year-old chef Flynn McGarry; musician Amel Larrieux (feat. Sky Larrieux) sits in with The Roots.

star 8.00
29 votes
Rachel Maddow, M.I.A.

#15 - Rachel Maddow, M.I.A.

Season 2013 - Episode 168 - Aired Nov 7, 2013

From "The Rachel Maddow Show", host and journalist/author Rachel Maddow; interview with and musical performance by M.I.A.

star 8.00
1 votes
Billy Crystal, Evan Rachel Wood, Cher Lloyd feat. Skee-Lo

#16 - Billy Crystal, Evan Rachel Wood, Cher Lloyd feat. Skee-Lo

Season 2013 - Episode 170 - Aired Nov 11, 2013

From "700 Sundays", actor Billy Crystal; from "Charlie Countryman" and "A Case Of You", actress Evan Rachel Wood; musical guests Cher Lloyd feat. Skee-Lo and The Roots.

star 8.00
1 votes
Matthew McConaughey, Gisele Bundchen, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks

#17 - Matthew McConaughey, Gisele Bundchen, Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks

Season 2014 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 6, 2014

From "The Wolf of Wall Street" and "True Detective", actor Matthew McConaughey; supermodel Gisele Bündchen; musical guests Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks.

star 8.00
1 votes
Julie Bowen, Mandy Patinkin, Dierks Bentley with Mike McCready & The Roots

#18 - Julie Bowen, Mandy Patinkin, Dierks Bentley with Mike McCready & The Roots

Season 2013 - Episode 157 - Aired Oct 23, 2013

From "Modern Family", actress Julie Bowen; from "Homeland", actor Mandy Patinkin; musical guests Dierks Bentley with Mike McCready & The Roots. Pearl Jam Week (show no.3)

star 7.93
30 votes
Morgan Freeman, Thomas Lennon, Kemba Walker, Mint Condition

#19 - Morgan Freeman, Thomas Lennon, Kemba Walker, Mint Condition

Season 2011 - Episode 94 - Aired Jun 20, 2011

Morgan Freeman; Thomas Lennon; Kemba Walker; Mint Condition. (462)

star 7.00
1 votes
Christina Ricci, Jim Gaffigan, Jeff Musial, Kirk Franklin

#20 - Christina Ricci, Jim Gaffigan, Jeff Musial, Kirk Franklin

Season 2011 - Episode 126 - Aired Aug 31, 2011

star 7.00
29 votes
Gordon Ramsay, Willie Nelson, Jeff Musial

#21 - Gordon Ramsay, Willie Nelson, Jeff Musial

Season 2012 - Episode 75 - Aired May 14, 2012

star 7.00
29 votes
Arsenio Hall, Paul Weller

#22 - Arsenio Hall, Paul Weller

Season 2012 - Episode 78 - Aired May 17, 2012

star 7.00
29 votes
Anderson Cooper, John Mayer, the Afghan Whigs

#23 - Anderson Cooper, John Mayer, the Afghan Whigs

Season 2012 - Episode 81 - Aired May 22, 2012

star 7.00
29 votes
Edie Falco, Jim Gaffigan, Penn & Teller

#24 - Edie Falco, Jim Gaffigan, Penn & Teller

Season 2012 - Episode 82 - Aired May 23, 2012

star 7.00
29 votes
Bill Hader, Kareem Adbul Jabbar, Joshua Topolsky, Lambchop

#25 - Bill Hader, Kareem Adbul Jabbar, Joshua Topolsky, Lambchop

Season 2012 - Episode 84 - Aired May 25, 2012

star 7.00
29 votes