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Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick On 'Letterman" [VIDEO]

October 21st, 2014 11:06am EDT
Foo Fighters Team Up With Cheap Trick On 'Letterman" [VIDEO]
Foo Fighters fans were given a special treat last week, as the group became a part of "The Late Show With David Letterman" as the "unofficial" house band.

On Friday, Foo Fighters unveiled one of their new songs, "Something From Nothing" from their new album "Sonic Highways."

Helping them with the tune was none other than Rick Nielsen, who also appears on the studio version of the song.

On Thursday evening, Nielsen covered his tune "Stiff Competition" with the band. Prior to performing with the Cheap Trick legend, Foo Fighters performed with a host of musical guest including Zac Brown, He...
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Jay Leno Wins Mark Twain Prize For American Humor

October 20th, 2014 11:38am EDT
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Jay Leno was honored with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, at the 17th awards held at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. last evening.

Comedians who were directly influenced by Leno including Jerry Seinfeld, Chelsea Handler, Seth Meyers and Wanda Sykes attended the festivities.

Former "Tonight Show" bandleader Kevin Eubanks revealed to USA Today, "It's a perfect night and all of his friends are here. Jay is really cool and relaxed."

Comedienne Chelsea Handler was among those honoring Leno. She stated, "He's been so good to me. He was integral in me having any career."

Handler...
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Bill O'Reilly And Jon Stewart Have EPIC Fued Over 'White Privilege' On 'The Daily Show' ā€“ Watch

October 17th, 2014 10:00am EDT
Bill O'Reilly And Jon Stewart Have EPIC Fued Over 'White Privile
Bill O'Reilly may have come to Jon Stewart's "Daily Show" to promote his book "Killing Patton" but their polite conversation took a turn for the worse and escalated into a verbal shouting match.

Stewart revealed he hadn't read the book the political commentator was there to promote.

Instead, Stewart asked the conservative if there was such a thing as "white privilege" as O'Reilly had already expressed the idea as untrue.

Said O'Reilly to the question posed by Stewart, "Okay, look, if there's white privilege, then there has to be Asian privilege because Asians make more money than whites....
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Jimmy Fallon And Brad Pitt Have EPIC Dance Battle On 'The Tonight Show' - WATCH

October 16th, 2014 1:02pm EDT
Jimmy Fallon And Brad Pitt Have EPIC Dance Battle On 'The Tonigh
Jimmy Fallon has done it again! One of the biggest stars in Hollywood has helped the talk show host create a viral smash and all without saying a word!

Movie star Brad Pitt joined Fallon in an epic break-dance battle as the two stars duked it out without words on last night's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."

In the skit, Fallon took a break from his show paperwork to dance off some steam in a warehouse complete with boom box and cardboard box floor. After a few pop and lock moves, Fallon finds he's not alone in the room but shares it with none other than Brad Pitt.

No words were...
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NBC Originally Wanted Jon Stewart To Host Iconic 'Meet The Press'

October 9th, 2014 11:46am EDT
NBC Originally Wanted Jon Stewart To Host Iconic 'Meet The Press
Prior to hiring host Chuck Todd, NBC aggressively courted "The Daily Show's" Jon Stewart to take over the anchor chair for "Meet The Press."

Although not a formal journalist, Stewart has been known for asking tough questions with a lighthearted touch as host of "The Daily Show." The series has been honored a whopping 36 times at the Primetime Emmy Awards.

According to a report in New York Magazine, Stewart was courted vigorously by the network to take over the show. The story stated, "NBC was prepared to offer Stewart virtually anything to bring him over. They were ready to back the Brink...
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Jay Leno Eyeing Return To TV

October 9th, 2014 10:52am EDT
Jay Leno Eyeing Return To TV
It was announced today that Jay Leno is eyeing a return to television as the host of his own CNBC series.

Leno will helm the as-yet-unnamed regular series beginning in 2015. The comedian has a long relationship with the network. In conjunction with his work on "The Tonight Show," Leno has also has a car-themed show on NBC.com called "Jay's Garage."

"Jay's Garage" explores Leno's love of cars. The show features Leno's Big Dog Garage houses one of America's great collections of cars and motorcycles. Custom-built from the ground up, the garage is staffed by a crack team of mechanical wizards...
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Andre Benjamin Reveals Secrets From Jimi Hendrix Biopic, Gets Love From Ellen

September 25th, 2014 9:34am EDT
Andre Benjamin Reveals Secrets From Jimi Hendrix Biopic, Gets Lo
Andre Benjamin, also known as Andre 3000, appeared on the "Ellen" show to promote his new Jimi Hendrix biopic "Jimi: All Is By My Side" and to talk about OutKast's 20th anniversary tour.

While speaking to the talk show host, who revealed she is a huge fan of his music, Benjamin explained one of the biggest difficulties he had while portraying one of the world's greatest rock musicians, Jimi Hendrix, in the new film "Jimi: All Is By My Side."

"One of the greatest challenges I faced while preparing for the role was learning to play guitar left-handed. I had to make it look like I had been p...
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Late Night Tributes To Robin Williams

August 13th, 2014 1:00pm EDT
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Late night hosts Jimmy Fallon and Conan O'Brien paid tribute to the late Robin Williams, who inspired them and appeared on their shows several times to entertain their audiences with his unique brand of comedy.

After Conan had the unfortunate task of announcing Robin's death two nights ago to a shocked audience, he and Andy Richter discussed their time with the comedian. Conan shared the story of receiving a ridiculous bike as a gift from Robin, who later asked him, "Do you really look stupid riding it?" After Conan replied, "Yeah, Iā€™m gonna look really stupid," the comedian said, "Well th...
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'Arrested Development' Season 5 Confirmed!

August 8th, 2014 10:51am EDT
Will Arnett Confirms Fifth Season Of 'Arrested Development,' Kic
Will Arnett will be involved in the upcoming fifth season of Arrested Development, he told Jimmy Fallon on last night's Tonight Show before he kicked some pinatas around.

NetFlix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said there would be a fifth season of the beloved ensemble comedy, which was canceled by FOX in 2006 before getting resurrected on NetFlix for a fourth season. "It's just a matter of when," Sarandos told USA Today, in reference to the cast's busy schedules.

Once Will confirmed the news and chatted about his part in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, which is out this weekend, he an...
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Megan Fox Doesn't Remember What A Frog Looks Like

August 7th, 2014 3:22pm EDT
Megan Fox, Jimmy Fallon, Nick Cannon, Wiz Khalifa
Megan Fox was ready to take on Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon in a game of celebrity Pictionary ā€“ it's just too bad she couldn't remember what a frog looks like.

Fox and Fallon were joined by Nick Cannon, who paired up with Fox, and Wiz Khalifa, who was on Jimmy's team. For the first drawing, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles actress had to draw the phrase "frog in your throat." While she was able to portray a throat, she claimed "I don't remember what they look like" when she had to draw a frog. It's too bad she didn't star in Teenage Mutant Ninja Frogs, then.

Jimmy got the much more es...
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