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.
- Close friends of actress 'Parker Posey' (qv), who was one of his neighbors when he lived in New York City.
- Spoofed the music videos of 'Eminem' (qv), 'Avril Lavigne' (qv), 'The White Stripes' (qv), 'Enrique Iglesias (I)' (qv), 'Dave Matthews (I)' (qv) Band and 'Nelly (I)' (qv) during his opening act at the 2002 MTV Music Video Awards.
- Is so famous for suddenly breaking character that breaking character is sometimes called "Jimmy Falloning".
- Wanted to be on _"Saturday Night Live" (1975)_ (qv) ever since he was a little boy.
- His "Best of Jimmy Fallon" DVD will be coming out in January 2005.
- Nominated for a Grammy Award, "Best Spoken Comedy Album: The Bathroom Wall, Jimmy Fallon" (in 2003).
- Engaged to 'Nancy Juvonen' (qv) [August 15, 2007].
- Was chosen as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 2002 by People Magazine.