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Jimmy Kimmel

 
Bio:
Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of Emmy®-nominated "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," ABC's late-night talk show. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is well known for its huge viral video successes, with 4.5 billion views and 7.7 million subscribers on the show's Youtube channel. Some of Kimmel's most ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of Emmy®-nominated "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," ABC's late-night talk show. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is well known for its huge viral video successes, with 4.5 billion views and 7.7 million subscribers on the show's Youtube channel. Some of Kimmel's most ... (read complete bio)
 

Jimmy Kimmel Biography

Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of Emmy®-nominated "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," ABC's late-night talk show. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is well known for its huge viral video successes, with 4.5 billion views and 7.7 million subscribers on the show's Youtube channel. Some of Kimmel's most popular comedy bits include "Celebrities Read Mean Tweets," "Lie Witness News," "Unnecessary Censorship," "Halloween Candy Youtube Challenge"; and music videos like "I (Wanna) Channing All Over Your Tatum."

Kimmel's guests have included United States President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Meryl Streep, presidential candidate Donald Trump, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, Johnny Depp, Tom Cruise, Halle Berry, Harrison Ford, Jennifer Aniston, Will Ferrell, Tom Hanks, Scarlett Johansson, Channing Tatum, George Clooney, Larry David, Charlize Theron, Mark Wahlberg, Kobe Bryant, Steve Carell, Hugh Jackman, Kristen Wiig, Ryan Gosling, Bryan Cranston, Jamie Foxx, Amy Poehler, Ben Affleck, Robert Downey Jr., Lionel Richie, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carrie Underwood and, unfortunately, Matt Damon. "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" has created special cast shows for blockbuster movies "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," Marvel's "Captain America: Civil War," Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron," "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" and for critically acclaimed TV shows like "Lost."


Kimmel has also created one-of-a-kind concert experiences, taking over Hollywood Boulevard for artists such as One Direction, Paul McCartney, Coldplay, Taylor Swift, Jay-Z, Depeche Mode and Justin Timberlake, as well as special outdoor and lobby performances by Lady Gaga, Adele, Miley Cyrus, Prince, Linkin Park, Drake, Tony Bennett, Pitbull, Britney Spears, Kings of Leon, Lady Antebellum, Usher, Lenny Kravitz, Brad Paisley, No Doubt, Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MUSE, Empire of the Sun, The Killers and Elton John.




Jimmy Kimmel News

The Den Theatre to Present Comedian Hari Kondabolu on The Heath Mainstage Photo The Den Theatre to Present Comedian Hari Kondabolu on The Heath Mainstage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 23, 2022

The Den Theatre will present comedian, writer and podcaster Hari Kondabolu, performing five stand-up performances June 23 – 25, 2022 on The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood.

Janelle James to Host ABC'S THE FINAL STRAW Competition Series Photo Janelle James to Host ABC'S THE FINAL STRAW Competition Series
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

The stakes are high as four teams of colorful contestants face off to combat tremendous tipping towers. Each life-sized themed tower is chock full of various objects ranging from basketballs to small kitchen appliances as contestants try to successfully pull items from the stack without tipping it over in order to earn prizes.

Parker McCollum Celebrates 2X Multi-Platinum & Gold RIAA Certifications Photo Parker McCollum Celebrates 2X Multi-Platinum & Gold RIAA Certifications
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

The two plaques celebrate McCollum’s No.1 hits “Pretty Heart,” which has been certified 2x multi-Platinum, and “To Be Loved By You,” which has been certified Gold. These RIAA plaques for McCollum are for two songs off his major label debut Gold Chain Cowboy which was released last summer.

K-Pop Group Seventeen Drop Highlight Medley for 4th Studio Album 'Face the Sun' Photo K-Pop Group Seventeen Drop Highlight Medley for 4th Studio Album 'Face the Sun'
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

The highlight medley opens with “Darl+ing,” the band’s first-ever English song in advance. It soon segues into a highlight from the lead single “HOT,” a hip-hop based track. The medley also features “DON QUIXOTE,” “March,” the pop sounds of “Domino,” “Shadow,” the mellow vocals of “‘bout you,” “IF you leave me,” before closing to “Ash.” 

The Den Theatre Announces Comedian Morgan Murphy In June Photo The Den Theatre Announces Comedian Morgan Murphy In June
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

The Den Theatre has announced Emmy Award-nominated writer and comedian Morgan Murphy for five stand-up performances on June 16 – 18, 2022 on The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood.

Soccer Mommy Shares New Single 'Bones' & Announces U.S. Tour Photo Soccer Mommy Shares New Single 'Bones' & Announces U.S. Tour
by Michael Major - May 18, 2022

Next month Soccer Mommy will release her new full-length album, Sometimes, Forever, produced by Daniel Lopatin of Oneohtrix Point Never, and today she shares another single off of the forthcoming record. “Bones” is a track that was originally written for a rom com. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

K-Pop Group Seventeen Announce World Tour 'Be the Sun' Photo K-Pop Group Seventeen Announce World Tour 'Be the Sun'
by Michael Major - May 17, 2022

The K-pop stage-breakers announced their world tour ‘BE THE SUN’ today on their official social media channels. While revealing North American tour dates, the announcement hinted at more shows to be added to the list, including cities in Asia and a Japan Dome Tour through November to December.

Carrie Underwood Announces 'The Denim & Rhinestones Tour' Dates Photo Carrie Underwood Announces 'The Denim & Rhinestones Tour' Dates
by Michael Major - May 16, 2022

The new tour will kick off on October 15 in Greenville, SC, making stops in 43 U.S. cities including New York’s Madison Square Garden, Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, and L.A.’s Crypto.com Arena before concluding in Seattle, WA on March 17.  Underwood will be joined on THE DENIM & RHINESTONES TOUR by special guest Jimmie Allen on all dates.

Noah Cyrus Reveals New Single 'Mr. Percocet' & Announces North American Tour Dates Photo Noah Cyrus Reveals New Single 'Mr. Percocet' & Announces North American Tour Dates
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

Multi-platinum selling, GRAMMY® Award-nominated Noah Cyrus continues to tease her highly anticipated and deeply personal debut album, ‘The Hardest Part.' Also announced today, Noah Cyrus will embark on a headlining tour across North America this fall. Watch the music video for the new track now!

The Black Keys Release New Album 'Dropout Boogie' Photo The Black Keys Release New Album 'Dropout Boogie'
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

Led by the singles “Wild Child” and “It Ain’t Over,” Dropout Boogie features collaborations with Reigning Sound’s Greg Cartwright, Billy F Gibbons (ZZ Top), and Angelo Petraglia (Kings of Leon) and arrives one day before the twentieth anniversary of The Black Keys’ first LP, The Big Come Up. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!

Jimmy Kimmel Videos

VIDEO: Red Hot Chili Pepper's Perform on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON to Ce VideoVIDEO: Red Hot Chili Pepper's Perform on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON to Celebrate New Album Release
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 2, 2022

Yesterday, the Red Hot Chili Peppers appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to promote their latest release, their twelfth studio album. Unlimited Love [Warner Records] was released yesterday, April 1st. 

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks THE MUSIC MAN, WOLVERINE, and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW STAR VideoVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks THE MUSIC MAN, WOLVERINE, and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 2, 2022

Hugh Jackman appeared last night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to discuss April Fool's Day, auditioning for Wolverine, and The Music Man.

VIDEO: Watch Jason Alexander in Jeff Bezos the Musical Sketch on JIMMY KIMMEL! LIVE VideoVIDEO: Watch Jason Alexander in Jeff Bezos the Musical Sketch on JIMMY KIMMEL! LIVE
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 30, 2022

Jeff Bezos, who owns Blue Origin and Amazon may have been shut out at the Oscars on Sunday, so now, he is gunning for a Tony Award with a new musical called “Bezos Over Broadway,” starring Tony winner Jason Alexander & George Takei!

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Cures the ENCANTO Earworms in Skit on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Cures the ENCANTO Earworms in Skit on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

Are you one of millions of Americans who can’t get enough of Encanto? Do you have an uncontrollable urge to sing and dance to its irresistibly catchy songs? Lin-Manuel Miranda offers hope! In a new skit on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Miranda advertises for 'Encantix', a pill that helps get those songs out of your head!

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks Returning to Broadway in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on KIMMEL VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks Returning to Broadway in MR. SATURDAY NIGHT on KIMMEL
by Michael Major - Dec 1, 2021

Billy Crystal sat down with Jimmy Kimmel last night to discuss returning to Broadway in a musical adaptino of his film, Mr. Saturday Night. He touched on Mel Brooks offering him a role in The Producers on Broadway, the best part of doing a Broadway show, and more. Watch the new interview now!

VIDEO: Watch Japanese Breakfast Perform 'Paprika!' VideoVIDEO: Watch Japanese Breakfast Perform 'Paprika!'
by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2021

Additionally, Japanese Breakfast has expanded their summer and fall tours, which kick off on July 21st in Silver Spring, MD, and go through 2022.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE BOSS BABY: FAMILY BUSINESS VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE BOSS BABY: FAMILY BUSINESS
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2021

Building on the success of the first film, which earned more than $500 million worldwide, The Boss Baby: Family Business is directed by returning filmmaker Tom McGrath and is produced by Jeff Hermann (Kung Fu Panda 3).

VIDEO: Emma Stone Recites Steve Martin's Monologue From PLANES, TRAINS, & AUTOMOBILES VideoVIDEO: Emma Stone Recites Steve Martin's Monologue From PLANES, TRAINS, & AUTOMOBILES
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2021

After she revealed how much she loves Steve Martin and that she watched Planes, Trains & Automobiles repeatedly as a kid, she perfectly recited his entire F**K monologue from the rental car scene.

VIDEO: Chris Rock on Not Hosting the Oscars, His New Film SPIRAL, and More VideoVIDEO: Chris Rock on Not Hosting the Oscars, His New Film SPIRAL, and More
by Stage Tube - May 15, 2021

Last night, Chris Rock was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live. During the interview, Chris talks about people not recognizing him when he wears a mask, doing stand-up shows again, writing things in his journal every day, his dating life, his love of horror movies, and more.

VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks About Winning $100K on STAR SEARCH VideoVIDEO: Billy Porter Talks About Winning $100K on STAR SEARCH
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2021

Billy talks about fashion, moving to Long Island during the pandemic, being on “Star Search” and winning 100k, the third and final season of his show “Pose,” and directing his first feature film this summer.