Nellie Andreeva

After getting mixed reaction with the first promo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon that focused on the late-night franchise’s 60-year history, awkwardly sidestepping the bumpy Jay Leno-Conan O’Brien-Jay Leno transition, NBC is playing it safe with a spot featuring kids. “What could go wrong?” Fallon’s ABC counterpart Jimmy Kimmel would say. No death threats to the people of China here, just warm and fuzzy scenes of a young Fallon honing his hosting skills in elementary school.

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