Happy birthday, Jimmy Fallon! 5 podcast episodes chatting with the comedic legend

Celebrity September 19, 2022

To celebrate Jimmy Fallon’s birthday on September 19, we’ve selected 5 podcast episodes featuring the comedic legend. Tune in for episodes packing a funny punch filled with impressions, improvisations, tunes, and more. On “How I Built This with Guy Raz,” learn more about Jimmy’s work beyond hosting The Tonight Show, Password, and the iconic SNL skits he appeared in.

For an SNL-centric conversation with fellow alum Dana Carvey and David Spade, check out a “Fly on the Wall” episode. There’s a must-hear “SmartLess” episode on our list that might make you roll on the floor laughing.

Fly on the Wall

Fly on the Wall with Dana Carvey and David Spade

Listen to Jimmy Fallon on ‘Fly on the Wall with Dana Carvey and David Spade’

Jimmy stopped by “Fly on the Wall with Dana Carvey and David Spade” for improvised tunes, rolling impressions, and an iteration of Cowbell. This podcast looks back at SNL’s most iconic moments with past and present cast members, crew, guests, and more.

Mike Birbiglia's Working It Out

Mike Birbiglia’s Working It Out

Listen to ’78. Jimmy Fallon: Dip It in Ranch’ on ‘Mike Birbiglia’s Working It Out’

Mike Birbiglia drove Jimmy to the studio during this hilarious episode of “Working It Out.” The friends traded stories about camping with their daughters, Rodney Dangerfield impressions, and Jimmy’s early stand-up days. Jimmy dished on the healing power of comedy and why he couldn’t contain his laughter in SNL’s Cowbell sketch with Will Ferrell.

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How I Built This with Guy Raz 

Listen to ‘The Tonight Show & Electric Hot Dog: Jimmy Fallon’ on ‘How I Built This with Guy Raz’

Besides hosting The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon is an entrepreneur. He operates a TV production company, creates quirky products like all-day pajamas, and writes children’s books. On this episode, Jimmy shares his childhood goal to nail Richard Pryor and Steve Martin impressions and one day appear on SNL. He discussed his journey trying to land film roles after 6 years on SNL. Jimmy is filled with ideas for everything ranging from TV shows to a holiday-themed item, Elvis on the Shelvis.

The Morning Mix Podcast

The Morning Mix Podcast

Listen to ‘The Morning Mix Podcast’

Jimmy Fallon joined The Mix Chicago | Hubbard Radio’s “The Morning Mix Podcast” to tell host Chris about his game show, Password, on NBC. On the new series, Jimmy features celebrity guests like Jon Hamm, Meghan Trainor, Martin Short, Tony Hale, Joel McHale, and Chelsea Handler – just to name a few. The players are given 1-word clues and give their best 1-word guesses. He shared what it was like for Demi Lovato to take over The Tonight Show and played a round of Password with Chris!



Listen to Jimmy Fallon on ‘SmartLess’

On this episode of Wondery’s “SmartLess” from December 2021, Jimmy commandeered Lorne’s office, illustrated a new show about jellies, offered tips to use a backpack guitar on the treadmill, and more.

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