Jimmy Fallon was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1974 and has become a household TV host, Comedian most prominently. He also has authored books and made plenty of people laugh with his stand-up comedy. Most famously, Fallon is known for his work on Saturday Night Live, and now The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. He started on Saturday Night Live in 1998, and stayed as a feature cast member for 6 years.
He then moved into Films, where he starred in Taxi, directed by Tim Story, with co-stars Queen Latifah and Gisele Bundchen. Next he starred alongside Drew Barrymore in Fever Pitch, though both these movies only obtained mildly good reviews. In 2009 his own late-night show premiered, he then took over the Tonight Show in early 2014. He interviewed president Obama on his late night show, and on his current show, hosted Donald Trump.
Jimmy Fallon Religion
Fallon was raised a Catholic, and indeed attended the College of Saint Rose. His interest in Catholic teachings peaked when in 2012, considered become a priest. He was interviewed, and stated: “I loved the church, I loved the idea of it. I loved the smell of the incense. I loved the feeling you get when you left the church”.
Jimmy Fallon Political Views
Fallon is an avid Democratic follower, and was a big Obama supporter. He was particularly vociferous in skewering every Republican presidential candidate in the 2012 election period. He took sides with Obama and other Democrat politicians in many other issues, big and small, leaving no doubt he is an avid Democrat.
Jimmy Fallon Hobbies
Jimmy has musical hobbies, which are included in his Tonight Show, such as his famous history of rap with Justin Timberlake. Fallon also has interests in Nascar racing and motorcycles.
Jimmy has won 13 different awards ranging from Favourite Late Night Talk Show Host, in the People’s Choice Awards and the Primetime Emmy Award of Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media – Social TV Experience. In 2012 Fallon won the Best Talk Show award, held by the Critics’ Choice Television Awards.
Fallon has a monstrous 10.1 Million followers on Instagram, while on Twitter he has an incredible 49.4 Million followers, where he tweets an awful lot. Jimmy has a Golden Retriever, female, named Gary Frick. In 2011, he allowed surgeon Arthur Perry to remove a mole on his left hand on live TV.
As Jimmy Fallon was born on September 19, he is a Virgo.
Who Is Jimmy Fallon Dating?
In 2007, Fallon married Nancy Juvonen, the pair have two daughters. They met while Fallon was acting on set for the movie Fever Pitch, where Nancy was the co-owner of the production company Flower Films. Drew Barrymore then threw Nancy a birthday party, to which Jimmy was invited, and just a few months later Jimmy proposed to Nancy at her family home in New Hampshire, and hence they married just 4 months later. Jimmy and Nancy’s children are Winnie and Frances who are 3 and 2 years old respectively.