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♪ >> steve: from studio 6b in rockefeller center in the heart of new york city, it's "the tonight show starring jimmy fallon." tonight, join jimmy and his guests -- chris evans, monty python, musical guest lunchmoney lewis,
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and featuring the legendary rootcrew. >> questlove: 248, michigan. >> steve: and now, here he is, jimmy fallon! ♪ ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: oh, i feel the love. it's a hot crowd. it's a hot crowd tonight. welcome, welcome, welcome. welcome, welcome, welcome. welcome to the "the tonight show" everybody. thank you so much for being here. "the tonight show." it's a great show. thank you for being here, and thank you for watching. i love you, too.
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let's get to some news. here's what everyone's talking about. did you see this? during this during a q&a session at the white house yesterday, a little girl actually asked first lady michelle obama how old she is. [ laughter ] michelle was like, "old enough to put you on the no-fly list, sweetheart." [ laughter ] don't ask. don't ask. meanwhile, president obama visited the florida everglades yesterday to celebrate earth day and discuss climate change. check out the picture from the event. yeah. [ laughter ] looks less like the president, more like the star of "csi: everglades." [ laughter ] looks like his life got vetoed. ♪ that's right, obama was in the florida everglades yesterday to talk about climate change. and it might just be me, but it felt like he didn't really know what he was talking about. watch this. >> we want to restore the natural water flow of the everglades. as sea levels rise, salty water from ocean flows inward.
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this is like we're hitting the brakes on a car, but the car's not going to come to a complete halt right away. [ laughter ] you got a coming storm, you don't stick your head in the sand. you prepare for the storm. [ laughter ] teddy roosevelt, he's a a republican. thank you very much, everybody. [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: what happened? >> steve: what? >> jimmy: even beauty pageant contestants were like, "what the hell is he talking about?" prepare for the storm, you put your head in the sand. >> steve: did you get it? >> jimmy: the car's fast and then the car comes to a halt. [ laughter ] actually, here's some good news for the president. a new poll shows that obama's approval rating is currently at its highest level since 2013. it's not that he's doing better, it's just that people have seen all the crazies lining up to replace him. they're like, "you know what, he's not that bad. he's not that bad." [ cheers and applause ] i mean, if these are our options. a third term. speaking of the election, the
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new york post claims that mayor bill de blasio has been positioning himself to challenge hillary clinton for the democratic nomination. yeah. i don't know if this is true or not, but i thought we could at least take a look at where the two stand on key issues. hillary once developed a a program to deliver rural healthcare. de blasio once dropped a a groundhog on its head. [ laughter ] hillary thinks we should improve the quality of our nation's schools. de blasio, it was february 2nd, 2014. [ laughter ] the groundhog just slipped out of de blasio's hands during a a groundhog day event in staten island. hillary has served as chairman of the children's defense fund. de blasio, the groundhog's name was staten island chuck. [ laughter ] de blasio and the zoo tried to cover up the incident, but the truth got out. new york city mayor bill de blasio 100% dropped a groundhog on its head during a photo op. and finally, hillary is pro-choice. de blasio, rest in peace, staten island chuck. [ cheers and applause ]
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now you know. >> steve: now you know. now you know. >> jimmy: get this. it's being reported that google spent over $5 million on lobbying just during the first quarter of this year. which is crazy, because you'd think google wouldn't really need to lobby politicians. all they'd have to say is "we have your search history. [ laughter and applause ] do what we tell you." this was kind of weird. yesterday, i saw that yesterday, congress received 6,000 free taco bell tacos from lobbyists as a thanks for their support of the fast food industry. 6,000 tacos. it seemed like it was affecting members of congress in the afternoon. take a look. >> i think it deserves our careful oversight and scrutiny. [ fart sounds ] [ laughter ] as we have seen in recent weeks the vast majority of american health care professionals have little to no experience with the -- [ fart sounds ] >> jimmy: see what i'm saying? >> steve: yeah. >> jimmy: it effected a couple of them. i think it -- [ cheers and applause ] >> steve: at least something got passed. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: yeah, that's true. yeah.
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something got passed. thank you, yeah. [ laughter ] very nice. steve higgins, ladies and gentlemen. there he is. ♪ four years in the business. best in the business. last show. last show -- oh, you're back. >> steve: yeah. >> jimmy: you didn't retire. you're back. >> steve: yeah. >> jimmy: what happened? not good? >> steve: taco bell. >> jimmy: oh, yeah, yeah. [ laughter ] you guys, this is crazy. in honor of earth day, a man in brooklyn swam part of the polluted gowanus canal yesterday. yeah, and it was about as bad as you'd expect. watch this. >> it tasted like mud, poop, ground up grass, detergent, gasoline. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: that, of course, raises the question. how does he know how all of that stuff tastes to begin with? like poop and gasoline -- you've tried gasoline? well, this isn't good, guys. i read that many minor league
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baseball players have been caught using steroids over the past few years. apparently, not enough steroids. [ laughter ] minor league. >> steve: hey -- >> jimmy: and finally, i heard that in wednesday's issue of "x-men," it was revealed that the character iceman is gay. yeah. although, i think we knew iceman was gay since "top gun." ♪ playing playing with the boys ♪ [ cheers and applause ] we love you, val. we have a great show. give it up for the roots, everybody! ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: yeah! it's been a great week so far, there's more ahead! tomorrow night, from the hugely anticipated new movie "jurassic world," chris pratt will be here! >> steve: oh! [ cheers and applause ] chris and i are doing a karaoke bit. we're going to do a karaoke bit
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with a little fun twist to it. you don't want to miss it, it's good. plus, elizabeth olsen will be here, and the latest installment of "fallonventions" and "thank you notes," that's tomorrow. [ cheers and applause ] it's gonna be good. but first tonight, we got to get to the show tonight. so many guests. so many surprises. so much fun. get ready guys. it's a great show. [ cheers and applause ] first up -- it really is. the new "avengers" movie opens next friday. i saw it, it's awesome. joining us from that movie, he's captain america. chris evans is here! [ cheers and applause ] >> steve: oh! >> jimmy: it's a big movie. >> steve: come on. >> jimmy: chris and i are going to talk "avengers," and then we've got some special guests, like i just said, for a game of team flip cup. [ audience oohs ] plus, they are one of the most influential and hilarious comedy teams of all time. monty python is on the show tonight. >> steve: come on! [ cheers and applause ] come on! >> jimmy: come on, they're the greatest. >> steve: heroes. >> jimmy: heroes. >> steve: they're my heroes. >> jimmy: i love them so much. they're already silly. they already, they gave me a a coconut. [ laughter ]
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i can't get -- they're just so -- they're the greatest, monty python. and we have music from, i love this guy, lunchmoney lewis is on the show tonight. >> steve: oh! [ cheers and applause ] that's lunchmoney lewis. do you know the song? the song is good. i'll give you a little taste of it. ♪ that's all you get. >> steve: what? >> jimmy: that's all you get. that's all you get. >> steve: that's it? >> jimmy: you've got to wait to end of the show to see the live performance. >> steve: ooh. >> jimmy: yeah, lunchmoney lewis is here, you guys. >> steve: yeah. [ cheers and applause ] hey guys, it's time for "tonight show hashtags." here we go. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ hashtags hashtags ♪ >> jimmy: very good. you guys are on twitter, right? you're on twitter? [ cheers and applause ] it's fun. well, we use twitter on our show every single week. so if you watch our show and you want to play along, we do this thing every wednesday where i send out a hashtag and we ask you guys to tweet out things based on that topic. so, i went on twitter and started a hashtag called #myweirdwaiter.
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[ laughter ] i asked you guys to tweet out a a funny, weird, or embarrassing experience you've had with a a waiter. we got thousands of tweets. within 20 minutes, it was a a trending topic in the u.s., so thank you for your tweets. [ cheers and applause ] thank you so much. now, i thought i'd share some of my favorite #myweirdwaiter tweets from you guys. here we go. this first one is from @frankienails. he says, "my waiter forgot to bring straws and said to himself, 'not again, barry, you're better than this.'" [ laughter ] >> steve: oh, that sucks. >> jimmy: this is from @stonecoldpunk1. he says -- so that name's taken. you can't take that. [ laughter ] he says, "i was at a restaurant once and a staring waiter there told me he liked how gracefully my jaw moved when i ate." [ laughter ] >> steve: woah. >> jimmy: creepy. yeah. ew! this next one is from @erinjesine. she says, "my server sat down at our table and made us watch videos of her adult son doing parkour." [ laughter ]
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you got to watch him scale this brick wall. >> steve: yeah, he's 27. >> jimmy: this one's from @fashoyoyo. he says, "it was the waitress's first day. she brought my food and said, 'there was a hair in your salad, so i picked it out.'" [ laughter ] appreciate it. thank you. appreciate that. this one is from @monisyp. she says, "i took a pill with my meal, and the waiter leaned in and said, 'what you got, anything good?'" [ laughter ] tylenol. this one's is from @justthemiddleman. he says, "as our waiter brought the silverware, he said, 'here are your instruments of delight' and winked." [ laughter ] >> steve: oh. >> jimmy: that is weird, yeah. this one's is from @mammasani. she says, "our waiter asked my husband, 'are you a cop?' my husband asked, "why" and the waiter said, 'you arrested me two days ago.'" [ laughter ] he's going to spit in your food. yeah. he's going to spit in your food. don't -- just leave. this last one here is from @trenthaire. he says, "the first words from
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my waiter's mouth were, 'tell me what you want, what you really, really want.'" [ laughter ] there you go. those are our "tonight show hashtags." to check out more of our favorites, go to tonightshow.com/hashtags. stick around, we'll be right back with more "tonight show." [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: hey, welcome back, everybody. welcome back. good to see you as always higgins. as some of you know, our announcer steve higgins does a a lot of impressions. but his best and my personal favorite is the impression he does of the rapper shaggy. isn't that right, higgins? >> steve: that's right. it wasn't me. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: well, apparently shaggy himself caught wind of this and challenged higgins to what can only be described as a a "shaggy off." a rap battle to find out who is the better shaggy? higgins or shaggy the rapper. so ladies and gentlemen, tonight, we're gonna settle this once and for all. it's time for the first ever "tonight show" shaggy off. [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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>> jimmy: all right, higgins, i know you're ready, but it's time to meet your challenger for this evening hailing from kingston, jamaica, mr. boombastic himself, give it up for shaggy! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> jimmy: now guys, guys, please. you know the rules. the roots -- the roots are gonna play a beat, and you'll each take turns spitting on the mic. i mean spraying some verbal graffiti. now i want a good, clean shaggy off. okay? >> steve: okay. >> all right. >> jimmy: a good clean shaggy off. you ready? >> steve: ya mon. >> jimmy: all right. great. shaggy, since you are shaggy, why don't you go first. [ laughter ] roots? ♪
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♪ higgins don't you try that come on jimmy yo you do me that jimmy you go try that ♪ ♪ come on jimmy yo you do me that play i do walk away i give you another chance ♪ ♪ for you live another day hey your lyrics ain't no good enough ♪ ♪ when they talk they say pull it off ♪ [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> steve: kick it! ♪ i'm mr. boombastic so fantastic i go to the store get the paper or plastic ♪ ♪ 10 items or less you know i look the best i'm got some rosary beads hangin' on my chest ♪ ♪ i'm gonna buy some skittles some skittles and ham gonna mix 'em all up ♪ ♪ with some strawberry jam put it all together in a plastic baggy and you know that's why ♪ ♪ they call me shaggy [ cheers and applause ]
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♪ >> i'm going to step it up. i'm going to go old school on this one. watch out. [ shaggy rapping ] [ shaggy rapping ] [ cheers and applause ] ♪ but she caught me on the counter i'm ribbity rapping shiggity shaggin' ♪ ♪ all the way to the bank i'm lyrically laughing saggy on the microphone ♪ ♪ feeling flabby ate an ice cream cone turn down the tv et phoned home ♪ ♪ i watch macaulay culkin and home alone going to hit up the club going to drive you home ♪
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♪ and spritz my nuts with some brut cologne ♪ >> steve: yeah, yeah, yeah mon. ♪ she saw me on the corner it wasn't me saw me kissing on the sofa ♪ ♪ it wasn't me i even had her in the shower it wasn't me ♪ ♪ she even caught me on camera it wasn't us ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: that's what i'm talking about there. that was incredible. that was incredible. it's a close call, but the winner of the 2015 "tonight show" shaggy off is -- shaggy ladies and gentlemen! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> thank you. >> jimmy: my thanks to shaggy. but sure to check out his new single "i need your love" right there. stick around, we'll be right back with chris evans everybody! shaggy! [ cheers and applause ]
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>> jimmy: we are joined right now by one of the stars of the biggest movie franchise on the planet. the latest installment is called "avengers: age of ultron." it opens in theaters and imax next friday, may 1st. please welcome back a friend of the show, captain america himself, chris evans! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ ♪ >> jimmy: chris evans. looking sharp, my man. >> is that what you do? you unbutton it when you sit down. >> jimmy: yeah of course. that's what you do. thank you for coming back to see us. i want to thank you again for doing -- we did a photo bomb bit. >> we did a great photo bomb bit didn't we? >> jimmy: it looks good, yeah. >> it was so fun. >> jimmy: we were at the super bowl and people were just --
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they thought they were getting their picture taken for the super bowl. >> what idiots. >> jimmy: no, no, no -- so then we surprise and photo bomb them in the back -- >> it was good, it was a lot of fun. >> jimmy: but you and chris pratt who is coming tomorrow. >> i heard that. pratt's here tomorrow. pratt. [ cheers and applause ] it's hard not to love that guy right. >> jimmy: both of you guys. both of you guys. >> thank you for lumping me in the pratt group. >> jimmy: no, you are. you the head of the pratt group. but you guys had a bet on the super bowl -- >> we did yeah. >> jimmy: you're a boston guy. >> that's right. [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: and pratt is a a seattle guy. >> a seattle guy. >> jimmy: so -- whichever one won -- whoever lost was going to visit a children's hospital dressed as your superhero characters. starlord and captain america. but even though you won you still went anyway? >> yeah, it was the right move. you got to do that -- you great pictures. >> jimmy: that's pratt right there. [ applause ]
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and then here's you, captain america. i mean, how cool are you? [ cheers and applause ] that's awesome. you're a good guy. good boston guy. is it true? i heard that did you move into your home, your family -- did you live -- >> i mean, kind of. i did, you know i -- >> jimmy: when you were growing up? >> i do spend a lot of time back in massachusetts and my mother and sister and my other sister and their family, they all used to live in the same house that we grew up in. so when i go home i'm still in the house that i was studying for math tests in you know. >> jimmy: same bedroom and everything? >> same bedroom -- i took some posters down. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: which ones did you have up? >> they were bad. i'm not going to do that. im not gonna do that -- >> jimmy: come on! who did you have hanging on your wall? >> it wasn't even who. it was like a puppy you know, it's like awe that's cool. >> jimmy: a puppy giving a a thumb's up. that's a weird poster. >> like a random surfer from a a weird like -- you know -- >> jimmy: really?
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>> embarrassing stuff. >> jimmy: that's what i like. i like to do that -- >> cool at the time. but yeah, same bedroom. i spend a lot of time back there. i took a bunch of time off. >> jimmy: and you keep -- you're telling me about your nephew? >> yeah -- my sister, my sister has three kids and the middle kid, miles, he's three years old. he's very much like me in the sense that he is very particular about what he likes -- more appropriately what he doesn't like. which is -- >> jimmy: he has a catch phrase. >> everything. he says, "i don't like it. i don't like it. i don't like it." >> jimmy: i don't like it. >> well, he has the same speech impediment that i do. the "l" and "r" turns into "w." and so it ends up, "i don't wike it. i don't wike it." and it's everything. i mean, we're talking the food and the shows he watches and clothes it's hilarious. i think we have -- do we have footage? i think we have footage. >> i don't wike it. i don't wike it. i don't wike it!
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[ laughter ] [ applause ] >> jimmy: on a swing. "i don't wike it." on a swing. the most fun thing ever. >> so it's -- you know, it's beyond adorable. >> jimmy: i love that guy. >> but i went home -- i was home, we finished "avengers" in september. so i went back. i took six months off and was around the kid every single day and what i found was that phrase somehow worked its way into my day-to-day vernacular. i'm a 33-year-old man and i say at least four to five times a a day to myself, under my breath, you just kind of say, "i don't wike it." [ laughter ] and it's so applicable. you have it. i know you have it. we know you have it. >> jimmy: you did a press junkit with jeremy renner -- and they asked some questions -- >> this just happened. >> jimmy: watch this, it's a a real clip. >> and if you would have to choose a theme song for the avengers, maybe for the next movie which would you pick?
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>> god. i don't wike it. [ laughter and applause ] >> i don't wike it. >> jimmy: i got to see the movie this week. congratulations, it is a giant, giant, giant movie. it is awesome, epic. at least ten movie stars in this movie. everybody is in this movie. it's awesome and action packed. i would recommend see it in i-max because is just a big, fun movie. it's just -- >> it's a good time it is a a good time. >> jimmy: you guys get along off set too? seems like you guys -- >> dangerously so. oh, yeah. that's the beauty of the movie. these are people we have known for years even before the film. so the family atmosphere does translate on set. we really do get along phenomenally. i feel like everyone says that in movies we get along so great. but we really do. >> jimmy: yeah, you can tell. it comes through in the movie. it's super funny too. you got some good lines in there, action packed. i want to show everyone a clip
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here, it's from "avengers: age of ultron" in theaters next friday. check it out. [ screaming ] ♪ [ screaming ] >> i got you. just look at me. >> you can't save them all. you'll never -- >> never what? you didn't finish! >> what, were you napping? [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: that's what i'm talking about. the one-liners, it's great. >> that's what we do.
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>> jimmy: we were talking about our families before and i was thinking that maybe we do a a little competitive family drinking after the break. is that good? [ cheers and applause ] chris evans and i are playing flip cup with a couple of special guests after the break, stick around everybody! come on back. [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: hey everybody we're back with chris evans, one of the many stars of "avengers: age of ultron" in theaters next friday. we're going to playing team flip cup. we're going to need partners here, and chris has brought in his younger brother, we've had this guy on the show before, give it up for scott evans everybody! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ we've got two evans, now we need two fallons. so please welcome my awesome sister, the beautiful, the hilarious gloria fallon! [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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>> that's what i'm talking about. >> jimmy: here we go. here's how it works. no, no, man. here we go. >> no trash talk. >> jimmy: no trash talk back -- are you even good at flip cup? >> i can't remember. >> jimmy: okay, good. all right, good. here's how it works -- taking turns with your teammate, you drink your beer, put your cup down, then flip your cup until it lands upside down. go all the way down the line. first team to flip all of their cups wins. everyone ready? >> sort of? >> you wanna start? you start. >> we start, right? >> jimmy: and then you do that one and then i'll do this one. >> every other one. >> jimmy: yes. >> okay, okay, ready? >> jimmy: ready? okay. one, two, three, go! ♪ [ cheers ] >> chris! [ cheers and applause ] [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: i'm sorry, gloria. gloria, i'm sorry. gloria, i'm sorry. >> it's okay. [ cheers ]
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♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: we got killed. we got destroyed. >> i don't wike it. >> jimmy: i don't wike it. i don't wike it. i couldn't get it to flip over, man. oh, my god. she needs to start drinking. she needs to start drinking -- she's like, "oh, screw it. he's so awful." >> oh, man. >> jimmy: i love you. >> i love you, too. >> jimmy: my sister, gloria fallon, scott and chris evans! the champions! [ cheers and applause ] monty python joins us after the break. stick around everybody! dude you guys killed it. ♪
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♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: it is an absolute honor to be joined by my next guests.
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they are the genius minds behind the classic movie "monty python and the holy grail" which is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. and their new documentary "monty python: the meaning of live" will have its international premiere this weekend at the tribeca film festival. please welcome, from "monty python", john cleese, terry gilliam, michael palin, terry jones, and eric idle! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ ♪ >> we wanted to -- we want to present you, first of all -- >> jimmy: i'm losing control already. i know, i know, i've lost -- >> we are presenting you the first python coconut award ever given. >> jimmy: i'm so honored. thank you. >> this is for best supporting
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coconut. ♪ >> jimmy: thank you so much. i really appreciate it. thank you so much. >> you have to shave it every now and then. it's a bit hairy. >> the guys in town for the tribeca film festival and the 40th anniversary of the holy grail. and the documentary -- >> oh, shut up. [ laughter ] >> we did have a great time make it. [ laughter ] we had trouble funding it. >> yeah. >> it was a very interesting story. we had to get -- >> pink floyd came in, elton john. yes. and you know -- and so it's not -- why haven't you got gray hair? >> jimmy: all of a sudden, i'm one of the beatles. >> how did you guys all get together in the first place? >> we met him in the green room. >> jimmy: we met in the green room before the show. we performed together.
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i'll switch around with you. >> i don't want to stand next to him. >> what is your accent? [ laughter ] >> can i sit next to someone else? i don't like him. >> jimmy: someone has to sit next to terry. somebody has to sit next to terry. i won't even sit. i'll stand. >> i'll sit. >> i'll kneel. >> johnny, i'm not sitting here. [ talking over each other ] >> oh, johnny, please. [ laughter ] sit on me -- >> come here. come here, johnny. >> jimmy: oh, that's nice. john. play nice. >> he's just playing for attention. >> jimmy: john. this is the first time he has ever sat on national television. there he is, guys, he did it! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ congratulations! [ cheers and applause ] "monty python," this is a big deal in new york. you have the tribeca film festival. you are going to release a box set of "holy grail." >> didn't we just do all that? didn't john do that already? >> jimmy: he did that already. >> he didn't do it very well. [ talking over each other ] >> jimmy: it was "the sound of
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music." but who funded the film? [ laughter ] it's a funny story. >> yeah. >> who funded the film? >> jimmy: yeah. >> who? which one? >> led zeppelin. >> pink floyd. [ talking over each other ] >> led zeppelin. >> dead zeppelin, wasn't it? >> jimmy: they're very much alive. yeah, when this movie came out, did you expect it to be a major hit? >> yeah. we knew it. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: that's not the answer you are supposed to give. you're supposed to be humble. [ talking over each other ] >> we knew it was good. >> wouldn't be humble. no, no. >> this will really fool the americans. >> jimmy: yeah, no. so, you did it. was it a big budget? >> no. >> $400,000. >> each. >> yeah. yeah. >> you can't make anything for that. >> jimmy: you really can't. >> that's why -- that's why you get the award. >> jimmy: thank you for the coconut award. but, you did use these coconuts at the start of the sketch? >> yeah. >> you talking to me? when we did start the sketch -- yeah, the whole business about
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the swallow and the guy on the battlements started the sketch. we couldn't fit it anywhere in any of the shows. and it ended up starting off the whole idea of doing "holy grail." >> jimmy: but then, banging the coconuts, you did it because you can't afford real horses. >> no, it was a funny idea. but, it was great that we didn't have to employ real horses. [ talking over each other ] >> and couldn't afford real horses, my god. >> no coconuts were harmed during the making of this film. [ laughter ] >> jimmy: great. thank you for saying that. i appreciate that. >> we couldn't afford real directors. >> jimmy: but, there is a new box set coming out of "the holy grail", and has new original artwork by my man terry gilliam right there. are you terry? >> that's terry. >> do i have to sit next to him. >> jimmy: yes, john, the interview is almost over. do you want to switch? >> yeah. >> jimmy: let's switch back. we'll switch back, and then we'll finish the interview. it's just a couple more questions. >> you happy with this? >> yeah. all right. >> okay. >> very good. is there -- hi. >> hi. >> so congratulations on the 40th anniversary of the "holy grail." [ laughter ] >> thank you. >> jimmy: a very interesting
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story, the funding of the film. you couldn't actually afford it, so we had to find different pop groups to support it. >> why did you use coconuts? >> jimmy: we couldn't afford real coconuts. so we had fake ones. the coconuts all the time. and funny, because terry didn't even know we had fake coconuts. honestly. next thing i know, it's fantastically funny, thank you. it's fantastic -- you know, we just did it and next thing you know -- next thing, you know it was the beatles were the biggest thing in america. [ cheers and applause ] thank you. now there's a screening tomorrow night? >> yes. >> there's going to be a box set later -- [ laughter ] >> jimmy: we discussed that already. tomorrow night, there's a a screening hosted by john oliver, who we love, over at the beacon theater. i wish i could be there. i really do. >> why don't you come? >> there's no room. >> jimmy: tickets are sold out. the audience would love to go as well. [ cheers and applause ]
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[ talking over each other ] everyone has tickets to go see "monty python" tomorrow! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ check out the tribeca film festival's 40th anniversary celebration of "monty python and the holy grail," as well as their new documentary "monty python: the meaning of live." lunchmoney lewis performs for us after the break. there he is in the xbox green room! [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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[ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> jimmy: hey. join us again tomorrow night! his giant new movie, "jurassic world," hits theaters this summer. chris pratt will be here! [ cheers and applause ] plus, from "avengers: age of ultron," elizabeth olsen will be dropping by! and we'll be featuring some great young inventors in our latest installment of "fallonventions." these kids, they're supersmart. they have really good
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inventions. their inventions are always better than mine. but i think i have good ideas. but no one likes my ideas. like, i came up with the idea of individual cranberry slices for thanksgiving. you know you have this, and then you just like kraft cheese, you just unwrap a a cranberry slice. [ laughter ] ocean spray wanted nothing to do with it. no, they didn't like it. they hated it, actually. yeah. but i think it's a great idea, and still think it is a good idea. anyways, i'm still geeking out from monty python. how fun was that? [ cheers and applause ] i mean, they were just here. i love them so much. i was trying not to fan boy out too much and geek out. i didn't want to do it while they were here. but gosh, i love those guys. they're such inspirations to me. i just love monty python so much. and you guys are going to the screening. i'll be there. [ cheers and applause ] our musical guest tonight is making his national television debut. his single "bills" is already on the shortlist for "song of the summer." with a little help from the roots, please welcome lunchmoney lewis! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> how y'all feeling tonight?
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[ cheers and applause ] ♪ everybody got bills in here. ♪ ♪ hey i got bills i gotta pay so i'm gon work work work every day ♪ ♪ i got mouths i gotta feed so i'm gon' make sure everybody eats ♪ i got bills ♪ ♪ all these bills pile up my desk they looking like a mount all the little kids run around ♪ ♪ i can hear their stomachs growl err it's a full moon out and my girl just keep ♪ ♪ on howlin' howl she said she gonna leave me if i don't come home with fifty thousand ♪ ♪ fifty thousand hey ♪ oh man oh man oh man oh man hey ♪ oh man oh man oh man oh man ♪ ♪ oh man oh man oh man oh man hey hey hey ♪ ♪ i got bills i gotta pay so i'm gon
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work work work every day ♪ ♪ i got mouths i gotta feed so i'm gon' make sure everybody eats ♪ ♪ let me tell y'all a story i got bills ♪ ♪ woke up and i bumped my head stubbed my toe on the edge of the bed opened the fridge and ♪ ♪ the food all gone neighbor damn dog done crapped on my lawn hopped in the car and ♪ ♪ the car won't start it's too damn hot but i still gotta walk behind an old lady ♪ ♪ in the grocery line praying that my card don't get declined ♪ ♪ hey oh man oh man oh man oh man hey ♪ oh man oh man oh man oh man ♪ ♪ oh man oh man oh man oh man let's go ♪ ♪ i got bills i gotta pay so i'm gon work work work every day ♪ ♪ i got mouths i gotta feed so i'm gon' make sure everybody eats ♪ ♪ i got bills
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♪ i got bills ♪ ♪ aw yeah i got one more problem ♪ ♪ my shoes my shoes i said my shoes ain't got no soul ♪ ♪ i got bills i gotta pay so i'm gon work work work every day ♪ ♪ i got mouths i gotta feed so i'm gon' make sure everybody eats ♪ ♪ let's go ♪ i got bills i gotta pay so i'm gon work work work every day ♪ ♪ i got mouths i got mouths i gotta feed i gotta feed so i'm gon' make sure
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everybody eats ♪ ♪ i got bills your momma got bills your daddy got bills your sister got bills your uncle got bills ♪ ♪ i got bills your auntie got bills everybody got bills everybody got bills damn ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> thank you. >> jimmy: come on! that's what i'm talking about. come on. that's the way to do it! lunchmoney lewis! that's a great song. pickup his debut ep "bills" right now! my thanks to chris evans, monty python, lunchmoney lewis, shaggy. and the roots right here, ladies and gentlemen! stay tuned for "late night with seth meyers." thank you for watching, have a a great night and i hope to see you tomorrow. bye-bye, everybody. [ cheers and applause ] ♪
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