This Week’s ‘Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ Guests: Ricky Gervais; Ethan Hawke; Justin Timberlake

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This Week’s ‘Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ Guests: Ricky Gervais; Ethan Hawke; Justin Timberlake

The following are day-by-day guests and musical guests for this week’s (October 24 – October 28, 2016) slate of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” shows from Rockefeller Center in New York City:

Monday, October 24: Guests include Ricky Gervais, Evan Rachel Wood and musical guest Michael Buble. Show 556

Tuesday, October 25: Guests include Ethan Hawke, Phil Collins and musical guest Phil Collins. Show 557

Wednesday, October 26: Guests include Justin Timberlake, Tracey Ullman and musical guest Stanaj. Show 558

Thursday, October 27: Guests include Martin Short and Steve Martin, Ruth Negga and musical guest Common. Show 559

Friday, October 28: Guests include Anna Kendrick, John Lithgow and stand-up comedian Iliza Shlesinger. Chick Corea sits-in with The Roots. Show 560

As of Feb. 17, 2014, “The Tonight Show” returned to its New York origins as “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” made its broadcast debut from Studio 6B in Rockefeller Center. Emmy Award- and Grammy Award-winning comedian Jimmy Fallon brings a high-tempo energy to the storied NBC franchise with his welcoming interview style, love of audience participation, spot-on impersonations and innovative sketches.

An American television institution for almost 60 years, “The Tonight Show” will continue to be a home to big-name celebrity guests and a stage for top musical and comedic talent. Taking a cue from his unforgettable predecessors, including hosts Johnny Carson and Jay Leno, Fallon will carry on the tradition that audiences know and love – kicking off every show with the iconic “Tonight Show” monologue. Known for his huge online presence, Fallon also brings along with him many of the popular segments, celebrity sketches and musical parodies that fans have grown to love on “Late Night,” including #Hashtags, Thank You Notes and Slow Jam the News.

The critically praised Grammy-winning group The Roots serves as “The Tonight Show” house band.

From Universal Television and Broadway Video, “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” is executive produced by Lorne Michaels and produced by Josh Lieb. Gavin Purcell produces. “The Tonight Show” tapes before a live studio audience.

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