Jimmy Fallon: ‘I Never Knew I Could Be This Happy’.The television host,comedian and actor has no complaints about being a dad. except maybe less sleep, he welcomed his new child last July then he took over The Tonight Show and sleep has become a pretty scarce commodity for him.
“When you have a baby, sleep is not an option. You can’t sleep. Even on vacation, you wake up at 6:30 a.m.,” he tells PEOPLE with a laugh.
The thirty nine year old and his wife Nancy Fallon, forty seven, struggled with infertility for five years.welcomed a daughter Winnie Rose delivered via surrogate, last summer.
“This has been the craziest year of my life,” Fallon says. “But being a father is the most exciting, amazing thing that ever happened to me. And everything’s going well on the show. My life has never been this cool.”
He is set celebrate Father’s Day in Disney World with his family, and he’s happier than ever.
“I didn’t think it was going to be this fun,” he says. “But everything just gets heightened when you have a baby. The volume gets turned up on life. I never knew I could be this happy, and that’s the truth.”