CTV’s ETALK Races to Orlando for Exclusive Interview with Jimmy Fallon, Airing April 4

— March 30, 2017

– ETALK’s Lainey Lui chats with the late-night host about the new Universal Orlando Resort ride “Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon”, opening April 6 –
– THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON takes its show on the road to Universal Orlando Resort April 3-6 to celebrate the attraction’s grand opening –

TORONTO (March 30, 2017)ETALK heads to sunny Orlando for an exclusive interview with late-night funny man Jimmy Fallon ahead of the opening of his new ride “Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The only Canadian outlet to secure an interview, ETALK’s Lainey Lui chats with Jimmy inside the Universal Orlando theme park to preview its newest attraction, just days before the ride opens to the public. The ETALK exclusive interview airs Tuesday, April 4 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, CTV.ca, and the CTV GO app; 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV Two and the CTV GO app, and 6:30 p.m. ET on E! To celebrate the attraction’s grand opening, THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON will take the show on the road with tapings from Universal Orlando Resort from April 3-6. The brand-new attraction, “Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon,” opens at Universal Orlando Resort on Thursday, April 6. ETALK’s Lainey Lui will give viewers a glimpse of the experience, where guests will get up close and personal with the show’s most hilarious segments before taking off on a wild and action-packed race through New York City against Jimmy Fallon himself. The attraction also features cameos by familiar faces like Sara from “Ew,” Jimmy in “Tight Pants,” “Tonight Show” announcer Steve Higgins, and Grammy award-winning band, The Roots, who are also the musical masterminds behind the original attraction score. Before beginning the ride, guests can hang out in “Studio 6B” and explore the history of THE TONIGHT SHOW, with real set pieces from one of the longest-running shows in television history. ETALK airs weeknights at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, CTV.ca, and the CTV GO app, 7:30 p.m. ET on CTV Two and the CTV GO app, and 6:30 p.m. ET on E! THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. ET on CTV Two. (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).


Hosted by Anchor Ben Mulroney, with Co-Anchor Danielle Graham, Senior Correspondents Lainey Lui and Traci Melchor, Senior Reporter Devon Soltendieck, Reporters Liz Trinnear, Chloe Wilde, and L.A. Correspondent Jesse Giddings, ETALK is the #1 most-watched entertainment newsmagazine in Canada. From the OSCARS® and the EMMY® Awards, to the GOLDEN GLOBE®, and JUNO Awards, ETALK is front-and-centre, delivering up-to-the-minute news in film, television, music, and more. Celebrating both home-grown talent and international stars, ETALK became the first daily Canadian entertainment newsmagazine when it launched in 2002. ETALK is produced by Bell Media Studios. Morley Nirenberg is Director of Production and Executive Producer. Stewart Johnston is President, Bell Media Studios and TSN. Nanci MacLean is Vice-President, Bell Media Studios. Mike Cosentino is Senior Vice-President, Content and Programming. Randy Lennox is President, Bell Media. More information about ETALK can be found at etalk.ca, as well as on Facebook and @etalkCTV.

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