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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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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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Kanye West Erases Angry Tweets to Jimmy Kimmel

September 30, 2013 07:32:05 GMT

Just a couple of days after late-night talk show host acknowledged that he found himself in a rap feud with G.O.O.D. Music mogul , any trace of their online feud could no longer be seen on Twitter, as West apparently has deleted all his angry tweets against Kimmel. The rap superstar went on a Twitter rant last week after the "" host spoofed his BBC 1 radio interview.
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Chris Brown Offers Kanye West Advice on Feud With Jimmy Kimmel

September 28, 2013 05:12:49 GMT

In a normally uncharacteristic move, the usually wound up hip-hop/R'n'B superstar tried his hand at becoming a calm advisor to equally high strung artist , giving him some advice on his ongoing online feud with late night talk show host . Being no less controversial than the "Black Skinhead" rapper, the younger Brown attempted to be the more mature one as he tells the elder West, "s**t ain't cool!"
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Kanye West Attacks Jimmy Kimmel on Twitter Over Interview Spoof

September 27, 2013 02:06:38 GMT

has blasted in a series of tweets after a parody of the rapper's interview with BBC Radio 1 was aired on "". In the spoof, two children reenact West's interview while drinking milkshake.
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Jimmy Kimmel Admits He's Mastermind Behind the 'Worst Twerk Fail EVER' Video

September 10, 2013 06:38:24 GMT

After the "Worst Twerk Fail EVER - Girl Catches Fire" video went viral, stepped out to reveal that it's a hoax. On his ABC show Monday night, September 9, the comedian admitted that he's the mastermind behind the prank, which sees a woman catching fire after falling when twerking upside down.
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Gabourey Sidibe Pranks Jimmy Kimmel as She Wears White Dress at His Wedding

July 15, 2013 01:47:24 GMT

Pictures from 's wedding have arrived, and from the look of it, it seemed that pulled a prank on the comedian. The Oscar-nominated actress arrived at his nuptials dressing as a bride. She wore a white flowing dress complete with a veil.
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Jimmy Kimmel Weds Molly McNearney in Star-Studded Ceremony

July 14, 2013 15:44:15 GMT

Congratulations are in order for . The late-night talk-show host has married his longtime girlfriend Molly McNearney, one of the writers on his show, Saturday, July 13 in Oija, California. They exchanged vows in front of around 300 guests.
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Video: Adam Carolla Proposes to Jimmy Kimmel to Celebrate DOMA Overturn

July 04, 2013 05:54:59 GMT

Now that Prop 8 dies, thought it's the right time to express his true feelings to his longtime friend . Thus, when he stopped by "" on Tuesday, July 2, he decided to propose to the show's host.
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Video: Jimmy Kimmel Delivers Dramatic Reenactment of Black Eye

June 26, 2013 07:05:33 GMT

is nursing a facial bruise and had his own way to explain the injury. On Monday, June 24, he apologized to audience who had to see his "normally perfect face" damaged, and played a video which reenacted how he injured his cheek.
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