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Born in Brooklyn and raised in Las Vegas, this quick-witted funnyman honed his comic skills at radio stations across the country before becoming the cohost of the unconventional game show Win Ben Stein's Money in 1997, scoring a Daytime Emmy for the progra… (more)

Birth Name: James Christian Kimmel

Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Profession: Talk-show host, Writer, Producer

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Here's Where to Watch the Academy Award Nominations Live

Ahhh, can you smell the sweet aroma of shiny trophies in the air? That's right, it's awards season! And the granddaddy of them all, the Academy Awards, is almost here. But before we find out who will win, we have to find out who is nominated. The no… Read more

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Jimmy Kimmel Serves His Daughter Jane Seriously Impressive 'Dory' Pancakes!
01:31 — The late night host is preparing to host the Oscars, but he's never too busy to show off his creativity when it comes to being a dad!
EXCLUSIVE: Jimmy Kimmel Is Praying for Matt Damon Ahead of the Oscars
01:59 — ET spoke with the Oscars host ahead of Sunday night's show, and he had plenty to say about his pal, Matt Damon!
Oscars 2017: Inside Host Jimmy Kimmel's Preparations
01:43 — The Insider's Michael Yo sat down with Jimmy Kimmel before he hosts the Oscars on Sunday.
EXCLUSIVE: Hugh Jackman Advice to Oscar Host Jimmy Kimmel
01:04 — ET caught up with the 'Logan' star at the film's NYC premiere where he also opened up about hanging up his claws as Wolverine.

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Sun Feb 26 8:30pm
89th Academy AwardsLive ABC

Jimmy Kimmel hosts the 89th annual ceremony from Hollywood. "La La Land" leads the field with 14 nominations—tying a record for a single film shared by "All About Eve" (1950) and "Titanic" (1997)—followed by "Arrival" and "Moonlight" with eight each. S (more…)

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Mon Feb 27 11:35pm
Jimmy Kimmel LiveGuillermo Rodriguez; Mike Birbiglia; Lady Antebellum; Bell Biv DeVoeNew(Season 15, Episode 29) ABC

Guillermo Rodriguez; Mike Birbiglia. Also: Lady Antebellum and Bell Biv DeVoe perform as Lady AnteBell Biv DeVoe on "Mash Up" Monday.

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Tue Feb 28 9:00pm
Shark Tank(Season 7, Episode 7) CNBC

Jimmy Kimmel and sidekick Guillermo return to the Tank with what they believe is another revolutionary idea.

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Late Night's Hot New Trend Is Hosts Kissing Men

Colbert and Corden did it; who will Fallon and Kimmel kiss?

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Jimmy Kimmel to Host Bachelor Premiere After-Show

Get ready for Here for the Right Reasons

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Jimmy Kimmel to Host the 2017 Oscars

This will be his first time hosting the Academy Awards

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Ken Bone Continues to Steal the Spotlight on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Hear the hilarious story behind his iconic red sweater

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Jimmy Kimmel's Opening Monologue Makes the Emmys Great Again

The host took some little jabs at the TV industry in his opening monologue

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Emmy Awards 2016: How to Watch

You're out of luck, cord-cutters

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  • Birth Name: James Christian Kimmel
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Talk-show host, Writer, Producer

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