Jerry Seinfeld, Michelle Obama Among Guests for New “Tonight Show”

(NEW YORK) — Jerry Seinfeld, Bradley Cooper, Will Ferrell and first lady Michelle Obama are just some of the celebrities on the guest list for Jimmy Fallon’s first week as the new host of NBC’s Tonight Show.

Fallon debuts as host on Monday, Feb. 17, with previously-announced guest appearances by Will Smith and U2.

Seinfeld, Kristen Wiig and Lady Gaga are scheduled to appear on Tuesday, Feb. 18, with Cooper and country singer Tim McGraw stopping by Fallon’s show on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Ferrell, Mrs. Obama and musical guest Arcade Fire will be Fallon’s guests on Thursday, Feb. 20.

The first four nights of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon will air at midnight Eastern time following NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics.

Fallon closes out his first week on Friday, Feb. 21, with Justin Timberlake. That show will air in its regular 11:35 p.m. Eastern timeslot.

Fallon and NBC have moved The Tonight Show back to New York after more than 40 years in Los Angeles.

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