Timberlake co-starred in skit titled The Barry Gibb Talk Show alongside comedian Jimmy Fallon, where the duo portrayed Bee Gees brothers Barry and Robin Gibb.
It marked the beginning of a long-running friendship and collaboration with Fallon.
From 2008 through 2012, Timberlake focused on his acting career, effectively putting his music career on hiatus; he held starring roles in the films The Social Network, Bad Teacher, Friends with Benefits, and In Time.
" His fifth studio album Man of the Woods will be released in February 2018.
Often cited as a pop icon, Timberlake is the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, including ten Grammy Awards, four Emmy Awards, three Brit Awards, and nine Billboard Music Awards.
Timberlake, who cried during the episode, later admitted to being under the influence of cannabis when he was pranked.
Three episodes later, he set up Kelly Osbourne to be "punk'd", thus making him the first celebrity to appear on the show more than once.
It went on to sell over three million copies in the U. The deal with Mc Donald's earned Timberlake an estimated $6 million.