NBC pulled the plug on tonight’s planned original episode of its “Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” after the host suddenly pulled out of the taping, citing a private family matter.
Deadline cites “an informed source” saying Fallon’s mother had been hospitalized.
Scheduled guests for tonight were to be were Saoirse Ronan, Julian Edelman, Clive Davis and Wiz Khalifa featuring Ty Dolla $ign. NBC replaced the show in tonight’s lineup with a repeat episode from September featuring Madonna and Camila Cabello.
Initially, no changes in the production schedule were planned for next week.