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Taraji P. Henson, Run The Jewels Set For March 17 “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Update: NBC has updated its listing for the March 17 “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

While Taraji P. Henson and Run The Jewels are still scheduled to appear, Pitbull is no longer listed.

Jon Glaser is the replacement interview guest.

FOX’s “Empire” resumes its third season on March 22.

Five days prior to the spring premiere, star Taraji P. Henson will appear on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

NBC says Henson will be the lead interview guest on the episode, which will mark her fifth in-studio appearance (she also appeared in the pre-taped “Jimpire” sketch).

Pitbull will also be an interview guest on the March 17 episode, while Run The Jewels will perform.

NBC’s “Tonight Show” listings follow:

Friday, March 10: Guests include Gordon Ramsay, Alessia Cara and Experts from Ask This Old House. OAD 2/3/17

Monday, March 13: Guests include Kiefer Sutherland, Priyanka Chopra and musical guest Rebel and a Basketcase with Evan Rachel Wood. Show 637

Tuesday, March 14: Guests include Adam Levine, Josh Gad and musical guest Maroon 5. Show 638

Wednesday, March 15: Guests include Ice Cube, Paris Jackson and musical guest Khalid. Show 639

Thursday, March 16: Guests include Elizabeth Banks, J.J. Abrams and musical guest Kate Tempest. Show 640

Friday, March 17: Guests include Taraji P. Henson, Pitbull and musical guest Run The Jewels. Show 641

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