Sep. 19th, 1974
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Jimmy Fallon's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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Jimmy Fallon was born in 1974 in Brooklyn, New York. He was raised in Saugerties, New York, which is in upstate New York. He's since done stand up, impressions and characters across the country, in some of the biggest comedy clubs, such as the Improv (in Los Angeles) and Caroline's Comedy Club (in New York City). He also took acting classes with The Groundlings, an LA-based breeding ground for great comedians. Jimmy joined the cast of "Saturday Night Live" (1975) as a featured player in September 1998. He has already been called the best SNL player since Phil Hartman (I), and is popular amongst SNL fans.
- Attended the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY.
- Nominated for a Grammy Award, "Best Spoken Comedy Album: The Bathroom Wall, Jimmy Fallon" (in 2003).
- Has released a song titled "Idiot Boyfriend" which can be seen on MTV
- Brother-in-law of 'Jim Juvonen' (qv).
- Became _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv) "Weekend Update" anchor in September 2000 alongside head writer/co-star 'Tina Fey' (qv).
- His "Best of Jimmy Fallon" DVD will be coming out in January 2005.
- Often does dead-on impersonations of 'John Lennon (I)' (qv) and 'Mick Jagger' (qv) on _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv). In one sketch, the modern day Mick Jagger (played by Jagger himself) argues in the mirror with a younger version of himself (Fallon).
- Lives in New York City.