Amy Poehler and Jimmy Fallon are both well-known American comedians, actors, and television hosts.
Poehler first gained fame as a cast member on the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live from 2001 to 2008.
She went on to co-create and star in the hit NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation from 2009 to 2015, for which she received numerous award nominations.
Poehler has also appeared in a number of films, including Mean Girls, Baby Mama and Inside Out.
In addition to her acting work, she has also been a producer, writer and director.
Fallon on the other hand began his career as a stand-up comedian before joining the cast of Saturday Night Live in 1998.
He became known for his impressions of celebrities and his musical performances on the show.
After leaving SNL in 2004, Fallon went on to host his own late-night talk show, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, which aired from 2009 to 2014.
He then took over as host of The Tonight Show in 2014, where he has continued to entertain audiences with his humor, celebrity interviews, and musical performances.
Both Poehler and Fallon have won numerous awards for their work in comedy and entertainment, and they are widely regarded as two of the funniest and most talented performers in the industry.
Jimmy Fallon’s heated exchange with Amy Poehler resurfaces amid toxic workplace claims https://t.co/1jIKaNkpfv pic.twitter.com/5Rf8afuddj
— New York Post (@nypost) September 11, 2023
Amy Poehler and Jimmy Fallon argument
The former Saturday Night Live costars had a tense exchange that has resurfaced amid allegations of a toxic workplace.
The argument occurred when Fallon criticized Poehler’s joke, and Poehler responded by shutting him down.
In 2011, Tina Fey wrote in her memoir that Poehler shut down Fallon with a single look and statement after he criticized one of her jokes.
The argument resurfaced in 2023 amid allegations of a toxic workplace at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
According to Newsweek, the argument has gone viral on social media, and has been described as a heated exchange and a tense fight in various news articles.
Fallon was accused of creating a toxic workplace, which may have contributed to the resurfacing of the argument.
In Fey’s memoir, she wrote that Poehler’s response to Fallon’s criticism was so effective that it dismantled him and put him in his place.
The argument has become a topic of discussion on social media, with many people praising Poehler for standing up for herself and her joke.