Jimmy Kimmel to Appear on Mayor Rob Ford's YouTube Show
The Toronto Sun reports that late night host Jimmy Kimmel will be a guest on Toronto mayor Rob Ford and his brother, Doug Ford's Youtube show 'Ford Nation.' Kimmel will appear via Skype on an upcoming episode of the online series which will coincide with Rob Ford's re-election campaign.
The controversial politician recently appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC and was lambasted by the host for his past abuse of illicit drugs and alcohol and damaging online videos.
According to the YouTube channel's FORD NATION site, the show is described as "Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and City Councillor Doug Ford discuss everything from politics to sports. Get to know the Mayor that the whole world is talking about."
About JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE:
Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of Jimmy Kimmel Live, ABC Television Network's late-night talk show. Now in its tenth season, JKL is packed with hilarious comedy bits and features a diverse lineup of guests including celebrities, athletes, musicians, comedians and humorous human interest subjects.
Every night, Kimmel delivers his up-to-the minute take on the latest news and pop culture topics from the day's events in his monologue. Kimmel has welcomed such notables as Martin Scorsese, Meryl Streep, Eddie Murphy, Tom Cruise, Woody Harrelson, Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Wahlberg, Zach Galifianakis, Charlize Theron, Tim Allen, Simon Cowell, Adam Sandler, Ellen Degeneres, Mickey Rourke, Taylor Lautner, Robert Pattinson, Channing Tatum, John Krasinski, David Beckham, Shaquille O'Neal and many more, including Matt Damon... well, almost Matt Damon.
Kimmel's bandleader is his childhood best friend, Cleto Escobedo, and recurring comedy segments include JKL security guard Guillermo Rodriguez, Jimmy's Cousin Sal's hidden camera pranks, No. 1 Celebrity Superfan Jake Byrd and Jimmy's feisty Aunt Chippy. "