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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:

Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Visit 'The Tonight Show'

Ahead of the premiere of their new Adult Swim show, Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog visited last night's Tonight Show, and Triumph didn't let the interview end without reminding everyone about the whole Conan thing: "We love NBC. NBC will always be the place where Jack and I got our start and where they fucked Conan."

Jimmy Fallon, Ellen DeGeneres, Steve Carell, and Reese Witherspoon Play "Password"

The Tonight Show's week in Los Angeles continued last night, and to mix things up Fallon played a game of "Password" with Ellen DeGeneres, Reese Witherspoon, and Steve Carell. Unsurprisingly, Fallon and DeGeneres make the perfect team, but a lot of their success is probably thanks to Reese Witherspoon's lack of pothead vocabulary.

A Family at Disneyland Thought Fred Armisen Was Rick Moranis

Portlanda stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein visited The Tonight Show last night, where they looked back at some of their favorite characters from their IFC show like the Feminist Bookstore ladies Toni and Candace. When Fallon asked them about how often fans approach them on the street, Armisen shared an interesting story about an Indian family at Disneyland who commended him for his great work on Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.

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 Kyle Kinane's 'Tonight Show' Standup Set

Ahead of his post-Comedy Central special tour, Kyle Kinane appeared on last night's Tonight Show for a standup set all about what it means to turn 38. Watch Kinane in Tonight Show's latest "Worst I Ever Bombed" segment below, in which he looks back on the time he was one-upped by a feline mascot at a college gig.

"Lip Sync Battle" Returns with Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, and Jimmy Fallon

The Tonight Show aired a live post-Super Bowl special last night, and Fallon's hit "Lip Sync Battle" segment returned with guests Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, and a surprise guest near the end. It's hard to tell who won the competition, but Will Ferrell definitely deserves an award for his stellar song choices.

Patton Oswalt Explains the Story Behind His Book Jacket Photo

To promote his new memoir Silver Screen Fiend, last night Patton Oswalt was a guest on The Tonight Show and told Jimmy Fallon the story behind his selfie book jacket photo, in which he says he looks like an "83-year-old meth addict." At least that meth addict knew enough about selfies to take the photo at the most flattering selfie angle possible.

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:

Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Give Some Unqualified Advice

Ahead of the premiere of their new Adult Swim show this Friday, Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog paid a visit to The Tonight Show and sat down for the latest installment of "Unqualified Advice." Triumph's Valentine's Day advice is useful for any day of the year, really: "I would say get off Tumblr. Seriously. You're breaking my heart on Valentine's Day with your Tumblr addiction."

The 'Saved by the Bell' Cast Reunites on 'The Tonight Show'

While Zack Morris has been a guest on Jimmy Fallon's show before, on last night's Tonight Show Fallon finally put together a nearly complete Saved by the Bell reunion with Zack (Mark-Paul Gosselaar), Kelly Kapowski (Tiffani-Amber Thiessen), A.C. Slater (Mario Lopez) Jessie Spano (Elizabeth Berkley), Mr. Belding (Dennis Haskins), and Fallon as a new kid who dreams of getting on Saturday Night Live. Check out the reunion above.

Jimmy Fallon and Charlie Day Play a Game of "5-Second Summaries"

During his visit to last night's Tonight Show, Charlie Day seemed so confident he could beat Andy Samberg's record in the movie-guessing game "5-Second Summaries," but he ended up being more on par with James Franco when it came to getting the answers right. Watch a clip from Day's interview below: