NBC may not have officially confirmed that Jimmy Fallon will replace "The Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, but things just got a little more real now that there's an animated Taiwanese parody about it.

The geniuses over at NMA.tv have put together an animated breakdown of the imminent late night shakeup, just like they did with the Conan vs. Leno battle of 2010.

Watch an animated Fallon and Leno -- as well as Jimmy Kimmel, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert and more -- hash it out in the animated news report above. Scroll down for more updates on NBC's reported plans for "The Tonight Show."

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Bill Carter, the New York Times reporter who has covered late night TV since the '80s, stopped by HuffPost Live to talk about the Fallon/Leno rumors earlier this week. Check out the video below to see what Carter had to say, as he is joined by HuffPost Live host Josh Zepps, as well as comedian Myq Kaplan and HuffPost TV critic Maureen Ryan.

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Anyone who thought Jay Leno might go gentle into that good night retirement must have been fooling themselves. Leno is still taking jabs at NBC during his monologues, going so far on Wednesday as to make mention of his contract, which doesn't expire until 2014. Watch the clip above.

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Could Jay Leno head to Fox if he is replaced by Jimmy Fallon as the "Tonight Show" host next year?

The New York Post reports that Fox affiliates are strongly in favor of giving Leno an 11 p.m. talk show if and when he exits NBC. Steve Pruett, the chairman of Fox's affiliate board, told the Post that Leno's ratings success on NBC would make him a natural choice to headline late night programming on Fox stations across the country.

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As if there haven't been enough rumors flying this week about the possible replacement of Jay Leno with Jimmy Fallon, Page Six reports on a replacement for Fallon on "Late Night": Current "Saturday Night Live" head writer and Weekend Update anchor Seth Meyers.

According to their unnamed source, "Lorne Michaels wants Seth to take over from Fallon. It would be perfect for him. Tina Fey’s name had also come up, but she has said she was too busy to do it.”

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@ TIME : NBC to replace Leno with Fallon. What could possibly go wrong? | http://t.co/iAvHHPJdag (via @TIMECulture)

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Could Jay Leno head to Fox if he is replaced by Jimmy Fallon as the "Tonight Show" host next year?

The New York Post reports that Fox affiliates are strongly in favor of giving Leno an 11 p.m. talk show if and when he exits NBC. Steve Pruett, the chairman of Fox's affiliate board, told the Post that Leno's ratings success on NBC would make him a natural choice to headline late night programming on Fox stations across the country.

However, convincing the Fox network to sign Leno may be a tougher sell than convincing the affiliates. While nothing is confirmed yet, NBC's reported plan to move Leno aside in favor of Fallon is based on the projected value of Fallon's ability to attract a younger audience for years to come. Similarly, Fox attracts a younger viewership, and signing the 62-year-old Leno could be risky, despite his history of strong ratings ("The Jay Leno Show" notwithstanding).

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From last night's opening monologue on "Late Night":

@ rossluippold : "Last time the Heat lost, Conan O'Brien was the host of the Tonight Show" -@jimmyfallon

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“Are you all excited about March Madness? Are you all into March Madness? People are talking about who’s in, who’s out, who’s gonna be eliminated -- and that’s just here at NBC," Leno joked. "I have never been in the paper this much. It’s fantastic.”

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If New York isn't trying hard to lure "The Tonight Show" back to Manhattan, it's doing a pretty good impression.

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TMZ reports that despite NBC's rumored plan to launch Fallon's "Tonight Show" in February 2014, Jay Leno will not leave the network until his contract ends in September 2014.

Read more of TMZ's report here.

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Jimmy Fallon personally reached out to Jay Leno in an effort to make sure the hosting transition goes smoothly. According to The Hollywood Reporter:

Sources say the Late Night host has called Jay Leno out of deference to the hardest-working man in show business, who took over for Johnny Carson as host of NBC's The Tonight Show in 1992.

Conan O'Brien and Jay Leno famously did not speak during the 2010 "Tonight Show" scandal, and reportedly held resentment towards one another during the process.

The THR story, co-written by Kim Masters, who broke the original story that NBC plans to replace Fallon with Leno, also pointed out that NBC is leaning towards a February debut for Fallon's "Tonight Show," although others do not want to rush the transition.

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In an interview on "The Lead With Jake Tapper" that will air today, Jimmy Kimmel offered some thoughts on Fallon's potential move to "The Tonight Show":

"Obviously, NBC is looking to move on, because they did it once already. This would be the second time that this has happened. So I mean, it makes perfect sense. And Jimmy Fallon is doing a great job. And he’s very popular. And so, I mean, hey, eventually, it’s going to happen one way or the other. I mean, one way or the other, it gets going to have to happen, right? Right?"

If Fallon does make the move, it would put he and Kimmel in direct competition for the 11:30 p.m. time slot.

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Bill Carter of The New York Times reports that NBC has "quietly" been building "Late Night" host Jimmy Fallon a new studio in 30 Rockefeller Center in Manhattan for his expected move to "The Tonight Show" at 11:35. The news comes as "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno made headlines over the last week for making jokes in his monologue at the expense of the ratings-challenged NBC, reportedly upsetting NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt.

The report is the clearest signal yet that NBC plans to oust current "Tonight" host Leno in favor of the younger-skewing Fallon in the near future. Although the network has summarily dismissed all rumors citing as such, unnamed executives told Carter that the transition will occur "by the fall of 2014 at the latest."

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  • Jimmy Fallon

    Host of "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on NBC

  • Jon Stewart

    Host of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"

  • Conan O'Brien

    Host of "Conan" on TBS

  • Jimmy Kimmel

    Host of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on ABC

  • Bill Maher

    Host of "Real Time with Bill Maher" on HBO

  • David Letterman

    Host of "Late Show with David Letterman" on CBS

  • Chelsea Handler

    Host of "Chelsea Lately" on E!

  • Jay Leno

    Host of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on NBC

  • Stephen Colbert

    Host of "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central

  • Craig Ferguson

    Host of "The Late Late Show" on CBS

  • Arsenio Hall

    Host of "The Arsenio Hall Show," soon to be syndicated

  • Sara Schaefer & Nikki Glaser

    Hosts of "Nikki & Sara Live" on MTV

  • Andy Cohen

    Host of "Watch What Happens Live" on Bravo

  • Kathy Griffin

    Host of "Kathy" on Bravo!

  • W. Kamau Bell

    Host of "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" on FX

  • Russell Brand

    Host of "Brand X" on FX

  • Scott Aukerman

    Host of "Comedy Bang! Bang!" on IFC

  • Eric Andre

    Host of "The Eric Andre Show" on Adult Swim

  • Carson Daly

    Host of "Last Call with Carson Daly" on NBC