EXCLUSIVE: Tonight’s Show with Jimmy Fallon has found its new editor.
The NBC late-night variety series named Colin Elzie, who has worked on the show since 2016, to the post.
He took the job late last year, after Rebecca Drysdale left in November.
Elzie has been a writer since 2016 on the show and sketch supervisor since 2018. He has written or been involved in writing sketches, including Can You Feel It? with Kim Kardashian, Cue Card Cold Read with Robert Downey Jr., courtesy of The Gentleman at the Bar with Brad Pitt and Don’t Stop Believin ‘with Will Ferrell.
Before joining Tonight’s show, UC Berkeley-grad Elzie was a writer on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
Elzie’s promotion also comes after Jamie Granet-Bederman was named the showrunner of the series last fall. Last year, Fallon also entered into a contract extension with NBC to continue hosting the show with his previous contract until the end of 2021.
Tonight’s Show with Jimmy Fallon is produced by Universal Television and Broadway Video with Lorne Michaels as executive producer.