Jimmy Fallon Biography, Age, Career & Net Worth

Who is Jimmy Fallon?

James Thomas Fallon, professionally known as Jimmy Fallon, is an American comedian, singer, producer, writer, actor, and television host. He is best known for his exuberant presence on Saturday Night Live’s NBC sketch comedy show and as host of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show. He hosted the late-night talk show Late Night with Jimmy Fallon from 2009 to 2014 and then became the anchor of The Tonight Show, Starring Jimmy Fallon, following his departure from Late Night.

Fallon grew up with an interest in comedy and music. He also worked in the film industry in the United States. His films are

  • Taxi(2004)
  • Fever Pitch (2005)

He became the permanent host of The Tonight Show in 2014. Moreover, with his television work, he has released two comedy albums and seven books, mainly aimed at Children

Personal Information

Name James Thomson Fallon
Nick Name Jimmy Fallon
Date of Birth September 19, 1974
Age 49 years old
Zodiac sign Virgo
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Catholic

Early life

James Thomas Fallon was born on September 19, 1974, in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York City. His parents are Gloria and James Fallon. His paternal grandmother was a German immigrant from Osterholz-Scharmbeck, and his paternal grandmother’s Father was a Norwegian immigrant from Fredrikstad.

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Fallon’s Father spent his early age singing in street-corner do-wop groups. Then, he served in the Vietnam War. Then, after the birth of her son, Jimmy Fallon, he started working as a machine repairman for IBM in Kingston, New York. Fallon’s family moved to Saugerties, New York.

Fallon’s parents are overprotective, while he is idyllic. His parents are overprotective, so he and his sister, Gloria, could leave their home. Therefore, they had to ride their bicycles in their backyard. He spent his childhood with his parents and sister, Gloria Fallon.

Education

Regarding his education, James Thomas Fallon attended the Roman Catholic School St.Mary of the Snow. Inspired by his experiences as an altar boy, he wanted to be a priest but was more interested in comedy than being a priest. He graduated in 1992 and got his degree. Then, he joined The College of Saint Rose in Albany, New York, where he learned computer science and communication skills.

He was an average student who could have been better at his studies but performed comedy on weekends. In May 2001, Fallon returned to receive a degree in bachelors of Arts in communication. He was also awarded by Saint Rose officials, who granted him experiential learning credits for his television work.

Then he started his career.

Career

  • If we talk about his career, James Thomas Fallon dropped out of the College of Saint Rose in 1995 to move to Los Angeles and preferred comedy full-time. He joined classes of comedy and improv comedy troupe. He appeared in the feature film The Scheme. He performed his role in the movie Father’s Day in 1997. His one line in this film was cut out, but he can still be seen in the background. In 1998, Fallon appeared briefly on the Show Spin City in the second season as a man selling photographs.
  • Fallen made his first audition for the program in 1997 but was unsuccessful. Then, he was cast in a pilot presentation for The WB. Jimmy Fallon made his second audition at the age of 23, a “notoriously difficult audition.” This was also unsuccessful.
  • Fallon debuted on Saturday Night Live as a featured player at the beginning of the show’s twenty-fourth season in September 1998. He became a star by his fourth episode. Fallon became a celebrity, considered charming by his largely female fan base.
  • Jimmy Fallon also starred as many original characters, including Nick Burns, an IT support nerd, and Pat “Sully” Sullivan, one of the Boston Teens. In his second season, he was promoted to repertory player.
  • In his free time, Fallon released a book, I Wouldn’t Say I Like This Place.
  • Jimmy Fallon hosts The Late Night Show. He is also a singer, producer, writer, and host.
  • He won various awards for his excellent comedy:-
  • MTV Movie Award 2001
  • MTV Video Music Awards 2002
  • Grammy award for best comedy album

He also modeled for Calvin Klein. Jimmy Fallon began his film career in 2004. He has performed major roles in movies. He signed his first role in Taxi. Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show debut on February 17, 2014, on NBC’s network engaged 11.3 million viewers.

Fallon’s third book, a children’s book, was released in June 2015.

 

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Body Measurement & Appearance

Height 6 ft 0 inches
Weight 72kg
Body Size Moderate
Eye Colour Dark brown
Hair Colour Black

Family

Father James Fallon
Mother Gloria
Siblings Gloria Fallon
Wife  Nancy Juvonen
Children Winnie Rose, Frances Cole

Love Life & Affairs

Regarding his marital status, Jimmy Fallon married film producer Nancy Juvonen on December 22, 2007. They met on the set of Saturday Night Live. Jimmy Fallon proposed in August 2007 with the engagement ring. They were married four months later. The couple has two children.

Amazing Facts

  •  Jimmy Fallon was a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1998 to 2004.
  • He is known for his comedy.
  • Jimmy is a huge fan of the New York Yankees.
  • He is known for his contagious laughter.
  • His comedic skills and charm made him a natural choice for this prestigious hosting gig. In 2010, Fallon hosted the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards.
  • Jimmy Fallon is the third host of tonight’s show.
  • He has a strong presence on social media.
  • He is a philanthropist and actively supports charitable causes.
  • Jimmy Fallon has a strong friendship with fellow late-night host Conan O’Brien.
  • Jimmy Fallon is a fan of video games and has featured numerous popular games on his show.

Hobbies & Interests

  • Business
  • Art and craft
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Education
  • Games
  • Future predictions
  • Health and Fitness

Social Media

Jimmy Fallon is a famous social media personality with a net worth of $70 million and a large following on Instagram and Facebook.

He has 27M followers,1786 followers, and 1246 posts.

  • Jimmy Fallon runs his YouTube account with 31.5 million subscribers.
  • He is also running her FB account with 10M followers.
  • He also runs Hus’ Twitter account. @jimmyfallon.

Jimmy Fallon’s Net worth

The social media personality has gained approximately $70 million from social media. His wealth and income are almost entirely from his career as a producer, actor, and comedian. He is best known for his soul work.

Name Jimmy Fallon
Source of Wealth American actor, comedian and producer
Wealth $70million

FAQs

  • How much has Jimmy Fallon earned?

It varies from role to role and the type of work he does. According to rumors, he gets 70 million dollars. His estimated net worth is $70 million.

  • Which nationality does  Jimmy Fallon have?

He has American nationality.

  • What religion does Jimmy Fallon have?

He was born to a Catholic (raised).

  • What is the height of Jimmy Fallon?

His height is about  6 feet and 0 inches.

  • What is the name of Jimmy Fallon’s mother?

His mother’s name is Gloria.

  • How many albums does he write?

He has written a large number of albums.

  • How much is Jimmy Fallon rich?

He has earned about $ 7 million from his acting career.

  • When was his mother born?

Jimmy Fallon’s. Mother was born on January 5, 1949.

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