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Jimmy Kimmel

Jimmy Kimmel

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Famous as :

Comedian, host, producer

Birth Name :

James Christian Kimmel

Birth Date :

November 13, 1967

Birth Place :

Brooklyn, New York, USA

Spouse :

Gina Kimmel (actress, 25-Jun-88 - 16-Jun-03), Molly McNearney (TV show writer, since 13-Jul-13)

Claim to fame :

As co-host of Comedy Central's "The Man Show" (1999-2003)

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Jennifer Aniston, Benedict Cumberbatch Enroll in Jimmy Kimmel's Acting School in Oscars Special

February 23, 2015 09:10:39 GMT

returned with his post-Oscars special following the 87th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday night, February 22. During the ": After The Oscars" special, the funnyman debuted a funny skit featuring him as an acting coach for , , , , , and his "nemesis" .
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Video: Benedict Cumberbatch 'Honeymoons' With Jimmy Kimmel

February 18, 2015 08:22:40 GMT

isn't taking a break from work to go on honeymoon after marrying theatre director Sophie Hunter on Saturday, February 14. In fact, the actor flew from England to Hollywood, California to fulfill his commitment to appear on "" on Monday night.
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'The Bachelor': Jimmy Kimmel Interrupts a Kiss, Chris Soules Crashes a Wedding

January 20, 2015 05:18:54 GMT

brought good humor to "" when he guest hosted the January 19 episode. The comedian introduced an "Amazing Jar". He felt that the word "amazing" was overused on the show, so anyone who said it had to put a dollar in the jar.
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'The Bachelor' Photos: Chris Soules Has Sexy Shower Session With Jimmy Kimmel

January 16, 2015 08:25:53 GMT

Chris Soules has a new shower buddy. New photos from the upcoming episode of "" have emerged online, giving a sneak peek at 's guest-hosting stint which apparently will bring good humor to the show.
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Jimmy Kimmel and Guillermo Star Along With Liam Neeson in Faux 'Taken 4' Trailer

January 15, 2015 09:48:31 GMT

, Guillermo Rodriguez and star together in a "" spoof video released on Wednesday night, January 14 on "". In the video, Guillermo stars as Liam's old friend.
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Jimmy Kimmel Will Guest Host 'The Bachelor', Debuts New Opening for His Talk Show

January 14, 2015 04:35:50 GMT

will take over the reins on "" from permanent host Chris Harrison for one episode only. The comedian is set to guest host the January 19 episode of the reality dating series.
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Video: Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Pull Epic Prank on Jimmy Kimmel

December 17, 2014 07:58:14 GMT

and her husband continued their holiday prank war against their close friend and neighbor . During "" on Monday night, December 15, the host showed some clips of their pranks.
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Jimmy Kimmel Deemed Most Dangerous Celebrity to Search Online by McAfee

October 02, 2014 04:51:29 GMT

Searching 's name on the internet may put computers in danger. The "" host has been named 2014's most dangerous celebrity to search online by tech security company McAfee, replacing who placed first last year. According to the list released on Tuesday, September 30, internet users will get 1 in 5 chance to click sites containing virus and other malware when they search for videos or download materials related to the talk-show host.
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Video: Jimmy Kimmel Recreates 'Friends' With Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow

August 28, 2014 08:42:22 GMT

staged a small "Friends" reunion on his late night show. When visited "" as a guest on Wednesday, August 27, the self-proclaimed "Friends" fan revealed he wrote a fan fiction based on the hit sitcom and asked the actress to do a scene of his script with him.
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Jimmy Kimmel Rides Subway to 2014 Emmys, Sports Rainbow Suspenders in Honor of Robin Williams

August 26, 2014 01:41:24 GMT

and his wife Molly McNearney headed to 2014 Emmy Awards by taking the Los Angeles subway. He posted on Twitter on Monday afternoon, August 25 a picture of himself and his wife, captioning it with, "Subway to #Emmys #Mork."
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James Franco and Jimmy Kimmel Put Interesting Twist on Ice Bucket Challenge

August 19, 2014 09:12:00 GMT

Many celebrities have taken Ice Bucket Challenge by being poured with a bucket of ice on their heads. and chose to take the challenge a little bit different from usual.
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Jimmy Kimmel Shares First Photos and Explains Name of Baby Jane

July 23, 2014 05:23:33 GMT

has shared first pictures of his baby daughter Jane, whom he welcomed with wife Molly McNearney on July 10. In the July 21 episode of "", the talk show host shared adorable photos of his daughter and explained the name of the little girl.
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Jimmy Kimmel and Wife Welcome Baby Girl

July 10, 2014 20:48:16 GMT

has a new addition to his growing family. The late night show host, 46, and his wife Molly McNearney just welcomed their first child together, a bouncing baby girl, on Thursday, July 10 in California. "Molly is doing great!" a rep for the couple says in a statement to PEOPLE.
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Video: Jimmy Kimmel Hilariously Reenacts Sia's 'Chandelier' Dance

July 05, 2014 04:19:37 GMT

was inspired to learn to dance after watching 's "Chandelier" music video. In the Thursday, July 3 episode of "", the comedian and his sidekick Guillermo met Maddie Ziegler, a 11-year-old dancer who stars in Sia's music video, to receive special training.
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Susan Sarandon and Jimmy Kimmel Recreate 'Thelma and Louise' Selfie

July 03, 2014 08:59:50 GMT

has just recreated a memorable scene from "Thelma & Louise". Appearing on "" Wednesday, July 2, she and recreated the classic selfie from the 1991 movie.
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Jimmy Kimmel Mocks FOX's 'Gotham' at ABC's Upfront Presentation

May 14, 2014 07:39:13 GMT

once again delivered laughs at ABC's upfront presentation to advertisers which took place at the Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall on Tuesday, May 13. Following tradition, he roasted his own network, rival networks and their shows.
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Jimmy Kimmel Extends Contract With ABC for Two More Years

May 07, 2014 03:14:43 GMT

is staying on ABC at least until 2017. The comedian has extended his contract for "" for another two years as the network remains unfazed by the shake-up on NBC's and CBS' late-night line-up.
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Jimmy Kimmel Recreates Ellen DeGeneres Epic Selfie With the Clinton Family

March 24, 2014 06:01:03 GMT

apparently attempted to break Twitter record of most retweeted post which is held by with her star-studded selfie at the Oscars. On Saturday, March 22, the chat show host was joined by Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton as he posed for a selfie at a student conference for the Clinton Global Initiative University at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz.
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Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Rogen Turn Romantic in 'True Detective' Spoof

March 12, 2014 00:15:50 GMT

Only can turn serious crime drama "" into a love story. A spoof of the hit HBO series starring him and was released under the title "True Detective 2", just a day after the real show aired its season 1 finale on Sunday, March 9.
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Jimmy Kimmel Turns YouTube Videos Into Movies With the Help of A-Listers

March 03, 2014 08:58:17 GMT

"" was back with its annual "After the Oscars" special on Sunday, March 2. This time, presented not only one, but four faux movie trailers as he wanted to "adapt popular YouTube videos into big-budget Hollywood movies."
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Jimmy Kimmel's Wife Molly McNearney Is Pregnant

February 25, 2014 03:04:15 GMT

and his wife Molly McNearney are expecting their first child together. The late-night talk show host shared the exciting news when stopping by "", airing on Wednesday, February 26.
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Matt Damon Sends Photo of His Butt to Ben Affleck and Jimmy Kimmel

February 17, 2014 07:43:14 GMT

has just sent a photo of his butt to and after the two stars poked fun at him on Twitter. Affleck, who recently promoted a contest benefitting two charities with his best friend, thanked Kimmel when he noticed that the late-night talk show host retweeted a message promoting the campaign.
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Sandra Bullock Tearfully Pays Tribute to Jay Leno on 'Tonight Show', Jimmy Kimmel Sends Best Wishes

February 07, 2014 01:57:08 GMT

Only a few episodes are left for on "Tonight Show" and special guests keep coming in to bid farewell to the host. On Wednesday night, February 5, got emotional as she paid tribute to the veteran comedian.
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Jimmy Kimmel Presents 'The First Hanukkah Thanksgiving' Play

November 28, 2013 08:30:14 GMT

This year marks the special joint holiday Thanksgivukkah, in which the American holiday of Thanksgiving falls during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah. To celebrate the "one-in-a-lifetime occasion" which won't happen again in approximately 79,000 years, invited the Shepard Hill Elementary School Players to reenact the first Hanukkah Thanksgiving on his ABC talk show.
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Video: Sarah Silverman Returns Ex-Beau Jimmy Kimmel's Stuff on 'Live!' Show

November 16, 2013 05:22:47 GMT

reunited with his ex-girlfriend on his show, "", Thursday night, November 14. The comedienne took the chance to return his old stuff which he left when he "left" her.
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China Wants a Sincere Apology From Jimmy Kimmel

November 12, 2013 14:46:37 GMT

China is not satisfied with 's apology over the controversial skit featured on his talk show "" last month. After two apologies from ABC and several others from Kimmel himself, China's Foreign Ministry has demanded a new one with more sincerity.
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'Thor: The Dark World' Gets Rom-Com Treatment From Jimmy Kimmel

November 09, 2013 02:22:26 GMT

helps Marvel market its action movie "" to female audience. The late-night host known for his video pranks including "twerking girl on fire" gives a romantic comedy twist a la 's "" to the superhero flick.
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Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Kids' Reactions to His 'I Ate Your Halloween Candies' Prank

November 06, 2013 05:02:36 GMT

For the third year in a row, asked parents to help his annual Halloween prank by telling their children that they ate all their hard-earned Halloween candies. On a Monday, November 4 episode of "", the comedian shared a compilation of videos sent by parents when they jokingly lied to their kids.
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Jimmy Kimmel Apologizes to Protesters for 'Kill Everyone in China' Joke

October 31, 2013 07:55:50 GMT

has spoken to protesters in person after he enraged them with "Kill Everyone in China" joke in an earlier episode of "". On Wednesday, October 30, he spoke to a small group of protesters who were allowed inside the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood where the talk show is filmed. "I feel like we made a mistake putting it on the air," he told the small group.
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Dr. Phil Will Help Jimmy Kimmel and Kanye West Work Out Their Issues on TV Show

October 09, 2013 07:18:57 GMT

will work out his issues with on his talk show "" with the help of Dr. Phil. The comedian has confirmed the rapper's appearance on the ABC late-night program, telling his audience on Tuesday, October 8, "Kanye and I had a disagreement a couple of weeks ago, and it got a little bit out of hand. Tomorrow night, we will sit down and discuss it like normal people do - on television."
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