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Kristen Wiig Visits 'The Tonight Show' as Khaleesi

Kristen Wiig is known for appearing on The Tonight Show in disguise, and last night was no different. This time she showed up as Khaleesi from Game of Thrones, and she told Fallon all about her dragons, where she's from, her recent interest in standup, and her hit song "Wonderful Wonderful Wonderful."

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jimmy Fallon Take on "The Whisper Challenge"

Here's a clip from Julia Louis-Dreyfus's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where she played a lip-reading game called "The Whisper Challenge" with Fallon. Her answers might all be wrong, but hopefully she still got that t-shirt for the effort.

Jimmy Fallon and Ben Stiller Have an Emotional Conversation on 'Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Ben Stiller's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where he and Fallon run through a bunch of emotions during their conversation through a game of "Emotional Interview." Watch another clip from Stiller's interview below:

NBC to Launch a Subscription Streaming Comedy Service This Year

If you're a fan of NBC comedy offerings like SNL and The Tonight Show but don't want to bother with the trouble of owning a television or cable box, NBC has you covered: Variety reports that the network is planning to launch a comedy subscription video service sometime this year. Details on what the streaming service will offer are still slim and have yet to get official confirmation from NBC, but for about $2.50-3.50 per month viewers will reportedly have access to full episodes of The Tonight Show and SNL, with the possibility of original comedy series exclusive to subscribers to follow.

John Oliver Thinks a Jon Stewart Hologram Should Take Over 'Daily Show'

John Oliver was a guest on last night's Tonight Show, where he and Fallon talked about his double-season Last Week Tonight renewal and who he thinks would make the best Daily Show host when Jon Stewart leaves. Watch more from the interview below:

Robert Downey Jr. Proves He's an "Emotional Chameleon" on 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Robert Downey Jr.'s visit to last night's Tonight Show, where he proved his acting range and extreme emotional depth with Jimmy Fallon in a game of "Emotional Interview." Whether it's "overly calm," "total lack of confidence," or "Robert smells bacon," Downey Jr. knows how to sell it.

Louis C.K. Looks Back on Torpedoing Jimmy Fallon's 'Dana Carvey Show' Audition

Louis C.K. was a guest on last night's Tonight Show, where he admitted to campaigning against Fallon when he auditioned to join the cast of The Dana Carvey Show in the '90s. "In my head I knew it: 'This is really fucked up to be doing this because this kid is really talented, but I don't want to look at him every day cause it'll make me upset about myself.' So I torpedoed your chances…I mean, I really, really went to bat against you." Watch more from C.K.'s interview below:

Will Ferrell Makes the Perfect Little Debbie Snack Cakes Spokesman

The only thing better than Will Ferrell continuing his St. Patrick's Day tradition of dressing up as a leprechaun is his appearance on last night's Tonight Show, which he dedicated completely to Little Debbie snack cakes. It's equal parts adorable, disturbing, and delicious. Watch another clip below:

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson Play "Truth or Truth" on 'Tonight Show'

Broad City's Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson were guests on Friday's Tonight Show, where Jimmy Fallon challenged them to a game of "Truth or Truth" and, unsurprisingly, cracked up at all of their answers. Watch another clip from the interview below, in which Abbi explains why she gets anxiety now every time she enters a Bed Bath & Beyond.

Craig Robinson and Jimmy Fallon Talk Mardi Gras on 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Craig Robinson's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where he tells Fallon about his experience giving out beads during the Bacchus Parade in New Orleans ("I was not prepared emotionally") as well as filming his upcoming NBC show Mr. Robinson and new movie Hot Tub Time Machine 2.

Watch Monty Python Take Over 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from last night's Tonight Show featuring Monty Python's Terry Jones, Eric Idle, John Cleese, Michael Palin, and Terry Gilliam, who are in town to celebrate Monty Python and the Holy Grail's special 40th anniversary screening in New York. The interview is not complete without a little drama over John Cleese not wanting to sit by Terry Gilliam (The cat fight continues!), but once Cleese finds a seat behind Fallon's desk, things gets a little more civil.

Ricky Gervais Shares an Important Message for Annie Lennox on 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Ricky Gervais's visit to Friday's Tonight Show, where he decided to clear up a misunderstanding with Annie Lennox involving a drunken night 30 years ago he spent singing "Right by Your Side" on a bathroom floor. Hopefully Lennox receives this key piece of missing information.

Chelsea Peretti Shares Some Airport Pat-Down Tips on 'The Tonight Show'

Here's a clip from Chelsea Peretti's visit to last night's Tonight Show, where she shows off her head-to-toe American Apparel look then shares her personal technique for making TSA pat-downs more fun. Watch more from the interview below:

Amy Sedaris Shares Her Passion for Beard Wigs with Jimmy Fallon

Wearing her own custom-made wig, the wonderful Amy Sedaris visited The Tonight Show on Friday and asked Fallon to help her develop an original character for her new look. She even shared some beard wigs she made on her own from doll hair, because who doesn't love beard wigs? Watch Sedaris look back on a particularly bad date below: