Totally Unauthorized Look Behind The Scenes

A look back at behind the scenes from 2/4 - 2/8.

Pre-Show Ritual

1. Pre-Show Ritual

James takes a moment to review the monologue with the writing team before running down their hallway gauntlet.

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The Most Handsome Men

2. The Most Handsome Men

Neither James nor Alfonso Cuaron can believe how handsome the other is.

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Producers Producing

3. Producers Producing

Executive Producers Ben Winston (right center) and Rob Crabbe (right) remind Segment Producers Jed Weisman (left center) and Zeb Newman (left) that they could be fired at any time. James looks on. 

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Billy Crystal Had a Rough Day

4. Billy Crystal Had a Rough Day

James and Co-Executive Producer James Longman do their best to console a sobbing Billy Crystal, while Jay Leno remembers why he got out of television in the first place.

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A Moment of Silent Reflection

5. A Moment of Silent Reflection

Before a segment of Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts, James, Hailey Bieber, and Executive Producer Ben Winston take a moment of silent reflection to wonder why they do this to themselves.

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Gotham's Finest

6. Gotham's Finest

James interrupts Will Arnett's makeup session to ask him if there's any chance of James being cast as the next Batman.

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