Watch Jimmy Fallon and Elizabeth Olsen spoof ‘WandaVision’

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Jimmy Fallon took viewers on a journey by the many years of talk-show historical past whereas spoofing “WandaVision” this week. As a result of in spite of everything, what’s “The Tonight Present” if not the custom of late-night TV persevering?

On Wednesday, the TV host and actress Elizabeth Olsen paid homage to the favored Disney+ sequence — and late-night packages previous — for “FallonVision.” The spoof parodied the way in which through which Olsen’s Wanda Maximoff creates a time-hopping, magical sitcom realm to flee her grief.

“Girls and gents, welcome to ‘The Tonight Present,’” Fallon started the sketch, wearing an old school go well with and glasses on a “Twilight Zone”-esque, black-and-white set. “Proper now, I’m joined by a beautiful woman — an actress by the title of Miss Elizabeth Olsen.”

“Night, Jim,” mentioned Olsen in an Previous Hollywood drawl, carrying a basic black costume and pearls.

After participating in some witty, Fifties-style banter to advertise Olsen’s “new image referred to as, ‘The Boxcar Gals and the Fellas from Tulum,’” it was time to journey to the Seventies model of the present, the place Fallon and “far-out younger artist” Olsen gave viewers “the lowdown” on her newest undertaking about “sticking it to the person.”

Similar to in “WandaVision,” nonetheless, issues began to take a flip for the eerie when Olsen started to query the character of their old-timey actuality.

“Hey, Jimmy, why aren’t we collectively?” Olsen mentioned through video chat. “I imply, why aren’t we in the identical room? Why are we in these packing containers? Jimmy, we‘ve bought to out of right here.”

“No,” a all of the sudden critical Fallon mentioned in his greatest Wanda voice earlier than leaping once more to the Nineties.

However as soon as Olsen puzzled out the ruse, Fallon was compelled to confront the truth of 2021 with out counting on giggle tracks and retro costumes to relive pre-pandemic instances.

“I do know the current is frightening and all of us need COVID to be over, however you may’t simply run out of your issues,” Olsen instructed Fallon. “Jimmy, snap out of it, OK? This isn’t actuality. I do know you’re making an attempt to manage. I do know that. However you may’t hold controlling all of this. Take a look at me. … It’s OK. You’ll be able to let go. Jimmy, let go.”

Like magic, the veteran emcee was transported again to his modern-day “Tonight Present” set — till one ultimate “WandaVision”-style plot twist took each Fallon and Olsen without warning.

Enter: Kathryn Hahn, whose nosy neighbor character on the flagship Marvel sequence was not too long ago revealed to be (spoiler alert!) highly effective witch Agatha Harkness — the true, evil mastermind behind the unusual happenings in Wanda’s suburbia.

“Kathryn Hahn, what are you doing right here?!” Fallon requested after Olsen’s costar crashed the decision.

“What can I say,” mentioned Hahn, channeling her internal Agatha. “TV simply isn’t what it was once.”

Cue the “Tonight Present” parody of everybody’s favourite “WandaVision” anthem, “Agatha All Alongside”:

“Who’s been messing up all the pieces? / It’s been Kathryn Hahn all alongside!”

Please stand by for the season finale of “WandaVision,” which premieres Friday on Disney+.

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