Seth Meyers opens 'Late Night' with 'Thank You Note' to Fallon

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NEW YORK —

Seth Meyers officially took over as host of NBC’s “Late Night” on Monday.

In honor of his predecessor Jimmy Fallon, who recently took over the reigns of "The Tonight Show," Meyers kicked off the show with “Thank You Notes,” a bit made famous by Fallon. Meyers thanked Fallon for handing over the show and joked, “I promise to treat it with respect and dignity… and to only use it to do completely original comedy pieces… starting now.”

Here is the cold open to the new “Late Night with Seth Meyers.”

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