NBC has officially announced that Jimmy Fallon will take over as host of â??The Tonight Showâ?? in the spring of 2014.
Fallonâ??s first hosting duties on his show â??Late Night with Jimmy Fallonâ?? were in spring of 2009, and the show has developed a sizable following since.
The transition from Leno, who hosted â??The Tonight Showâ?? for more than 20 years in Los Angeles, will see the show move back to its original home at 30 Rockefeller Center in New York City with Lorne Michaels taking over executive producer duties.