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WATCH: US comedian Jimmy Fallon mocks France for its bedbugs

The late show host sang a song dressed as a bare-chested Emmanuel Macron 

President Macron, who is not known for singing bare-chested, has not responded to Mr Fallon’s song Pic: Kathy Hutchins / 360b / Shutterstock

American comedian Jimmy Fallon, host of The Tonight Show, took to the stage to deliver a teasing ditty about France’s ‘bedbug infestation’ problem dressed as a bare-chested President Macron.

Mr Fallon put on his best rasping French accent, donned a beret, and with a glass of red wine and a baguette to hand, performed a little song warning about the dangers of bedbugs during the Paris fashion week:

“Anywhere they can creep

Even chest hair you see

So give them a clean 

With a spritz of Febreze

 But it is fashion week

Louis V and Gucci

Full of celebrity

Chalamet, Timothée.

He is dating Kylie

He plays Wonka, Willy

I love his movies

On the IMDB…”

Watch the video here:

Mr Macron was famously photographed last year wearing the same outfit, sans beret, baguette and wine glass (click on the arrows below to scroll through the images).

The Elysée has not commented on Mr Fallon’s performance.

Bedbugs have been in the news daily in France in recent weeks with people spotting them on train seats and in cinemas. 

Read more: 

Public transport operators in France must publish all cases of bedbugs

Expert confirms bedbug in passenger’s French Ouigo train seat video 

What is the cost of getting rid of a bedbug infestation in France? 

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