The Best Episodes of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Last Updated: Nov 6, 2018

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.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Stephen Merchant, The Avett Brothers

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

Season 2013 - Episode 141

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 97

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
Emma Watson, Tony Danza, Michael Symon

#3 - Emma Watson, Tony Danza, Michael Symon

Season 2012 - Episode 137

star 9.00
1 votes
Billy Crystal, Evan Rachel Wood, Cher Lloyd feat. Skee-Lo

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

Season 2013 - Episode 170

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
Rachel Maddow, M.I.A.

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

Season 2013 - Episode 168

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 163

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
1 votes
Tom Selleck, Krysten Ritter, Garbage

#7 - Tom Selleck, Krysten Ritter, Garbage

Season 2012 - Episode 79

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 155

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
Paul Giamatti, Anthony Mackie, MS MR, Horatio Sanz

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

Season 2013 - Episode 147

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

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 145

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
1 votes
Adam Sandler, the guys from RecordSetter

#11 - Adam Sandler, the guys from RecordSetter

Season 2012 - Episode 94

star 8.00
1 votes
Robert De Niro, Justin Timberlake, Van Morrison

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

Season 2009 - Episode 1

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

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

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

Season 2014 - Episode 1

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

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

#14 - Uma Thurman, Tim Gunn, Bobby Collins

Season 2013 - Episode 9

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

#15 - Rachel Maddow, Zachary Quinto, Lady Antebellum

Season 2013 - Episode 75

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

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 76

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

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

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

Season 2013 - Episode 157

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 7.00
2 votes
Christina Ricci, Jim Gaffigan, Jeff Musial, Kirk Franklin

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

Season 2011 - Episode 126

star 7.00
1 votes
Orlando Bloom, Elvis Costello, World Champion kid golfers

#19 - Orlando Bloom, Elvis Costello, World Champion kid golfers

Season 2013 - Episode 137

From the Broadway play "Romeo and Juliet", actor Orlando Bloom; musician Elvis Costello; from "The Short Game", World Champion kid golfers; musical guests Elvis Costello feat. The Roots.

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

#20 - Gordon Ramsay, Willie Nelson, Jeff Musial

Season 2012 - Episode 75

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

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

Season 2012 - Episode 84

star 7.00
1 votes
Rebel Wilson, Joel Osteen, Lorde

#22 - Rebel Wilson, Joel Osteen, Lorde

Season 2013 - Episode 146

From "Super Fun Night", actress Rebel Wilson; author of "Break Out!", Joel Osteen; musical guest Lorde.

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

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

Season 2012 - Episode 82

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

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

Season 2012 - Episode 81

star 7.00
1 votes
Michael Strahan, Demi Lovato, Neko Case

#25 - Michael Strahan, Demi Lovato, Neko Case

Season 2013 - Episode 127

Retired athlete Michael Strahan; actress and singer-songwriter Demi Lovato; musical guest Neko Case.

star 7.00
1 votes