The secrets behind the Tonight Show

Copenhagen TV Festival focuses on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Don't miss this session, when producer Gerard Bradford talks about the show's willingness to take chances and how it continuously challenges the norms and expectations of a show that’s been on the air for nearly 70 years.

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon remains television’s landmark late-night talk show with a legacy that’s second to none and a digital footprint bigger than any talk show on TV. Highlighted by original sketch comedy, games, and conversations with the biggest stars on Earth, as well as memorable performances by today’s hottest musicians and stand-up comics, The Tonight Show continues to deliver on its promise to entertain five nights a week. 

In this session, Gerard reveals the secrets behind The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon as he shares insights, offering a unique perspective on the magic behind the late-night phenomenon. He will delve into the development process that keeps the program innovative within the confines of a traditional talk show format and uncover why The Tonight Show remains hilariously entertaining episode after episode.

This session is supported by Upright Music.

Photo: NBC TV Network