Jimmy Kimmel's STAR WARS Special Airs Dec. 16 on ABC
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is set to welcome the director and cast of the highly anticipated "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" in a special prime-time show airing MONDAY, DEC. 16 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST). "Jimmy Kimmel Live After Darth: A Star Wars Special" will feature director JJ Abrams and cast members Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Billy Dee Williams, Anthony Daniels, Naomi Ackie, Kelly Marie Tran and Keri Russell.
Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. David Craig, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, Molly McNearney and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is taped in front of a live studio audience and produced by 12 05 AM Productions LLC in association with Jackhole Industries and ABC Studios.
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