There’s bad news if you had tickets to see “The Tonight Show” tonight (June 26) as Jimmy Fallon has cancelled the taping due to a last-minute surgical procedure.
The former “Saturday Night Live” star’s rep issued a statement, explaining, “Jimmy Fallon was required to have minor surgery after injuring his hand at his Manhattan apartment this morning. He is expected to make a full recovery.”
It’s been an amazing year for Jimmy Fallon, given his overwhelmingly successful takeover of “The Tonight Show,” and now Entertainment Weekly has given him an esteemed honor. The popular publication has declared that Fallon is the Entertainer of the Year thanks to his knack for viral pranks and creative contests.
According to EW, "He sang karaoke with Emma Stone, did the Stanky Legg with Will Smith, landed a song with will.i.am on the Hot 100 chart, staged a drum-off between Will Ferrell and a Red Hot Chili Pepper, and exposed Daniel Radcliffe as a skilled rapper. All that’s just from the first page of The Tonight Show’s most popular YouTube videos, where each clip has at least 10 million views..."