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..."
There’s been all kinds of action as part of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil over the past few days, and our favorite stars were apparently tuned in to see Team USA defeat Ghana on Monday night (June 16), with plenty of Twitter action afterwards.
He’s not exactly a contender for the next season of “Dancing With the Stars,” but Chris Christie certainly put in some effort during his Evolution of Dad Dancing segment on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” last night (June 12).
The Governor of New Jersey joined Fallon for a bunch of moves including the Back It Up, the Lawn Mower and the Don’t Make Me Turn This Car Around.