Login or register
TV

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Jimmy Kimmel Live


Emmy-winner Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," ABC Television Network's distinctive late-night talk show. The show features a diverse line up of guests, including celebrities, athletes, comedians and human interest subjects. Along with a light-hearted and recognizable cast of characters, a hip house band and comedy bits in Kimmel's inimitable style, the show additionally offers one of the funniest, freshest monologues on television today. "Jimmy Kimmel Live" often features elaborate, innovative stunts - such as having Quentin Tarantino guest-direct an entire episode, or building a state of the art performance stage in the center of Hollywood Boulevard.

The show originates from Disney's El Capitan Entertainment Center, located on Hollywood Boulevard in the heart of Hollywood's Walk of Fame. This famed location is featured prominently in the show as Kimmel showcases the unique character of Hollywood. "Jimmy Kimmel Live" airs weeknights at 12:05 a.m. in most markets.

"Jimmy Kimmel Live" is taped later in the day than other late night shows - at 7:45 p.m. PT. This allows the show to respond to the news of the day more quickly than the competition. Kimmel applies his irreverent wit to politics, television, the media, the FCC, popular culture - everything is a target. A weekly comedy segment, "Unneccesary Censorship," pokes fun at the FCC's crackdown on the media by unnecessarily censoring clips from TV news, political speeches, reality TV and nature shows. Other regular comedy segments include Cousin Sal's hidden camera pranks, Guillermo's Hollywood Gossip Round-up and adorably clueless Uncle Frank's coverage of red-carpet premieres.
  • Currently 8.3/10
8.3/10 (3 Votes cast)


Episode Info

Next: 12x59 -- Billy Bob Thornton, Katy Perry, Chromeo (Apr/21/2014)


Jimmy Kimmel was joined by Billy Bob Thornton and Katy Perry, plus music from Chromeo.


Prev: 12x58 -- Behind the Scandalabra: Jimmy interviews the creator of "Scandal", Shonda Rhimes (Apr/17/2014)


Jimmy Kimmel presents a special interview with Shonda Rimes who discusses the past season of 'Scandal' as well as presenting his own Spanish spin-off.

  • Currently 0/10
No votes yet

Available Episodes

Tracy Morgan, Kate M..
Apr 08, 2014
Season 12 episode 55

Johnny Depp, Jessica..
Apr 07, 2014
Season 12 episode 54

Bill Clinton, Manny ..
Apr 02, 2014
Season 12 episode 52

David Duchovny, Dana..
Apr 01, 2014
Season 12 episode 51

Mindy Kaling, Jim Je..
Mar 31, 2014
Season 12 episode 50

Jason Bateman, Katie..
Mar 27, 2014
Season 12 episode 49

Jennifer Connelly, R..
Mar 24, 2014
Season 12 episode 46

Cast
Jimmy KimmelJimmy Kimmel
As Himself (Host)
Cleto Escobedo, Jr.Cleto Escobedo, Jr.
As Bandleader
Dicky Barrett (1)Dicky Barrett (1)
As Announcer
Frank PotenzaFrank Potenza
As Himself, Security
Sal IaconoSal Iacono
As Cousin Sal
Reviews

sergio

Reviews: 1
okRating: 0 likes, 1 dislikes


Read more

Review posted on Wednesday, June 23rd 2010 at 11:14 am

1 review available
Crew

Executive Producer: Jimmy Kimmel, Daniel Kellison
Co-Executive Producer: Doug Deluca
Supervising Producer: Kevin Hamburger
Producer: Mark Indigaro, Erin Irwin, Ken Crosby, David Craig, Paul Cockerill, Gina Calanni
Associate Producer: Brandon Crosby

View full crew list
Recurring Guests

Kristen Bell (18 eps)
Adam Carolla (13 eps)
David Alan Grier as Surprise Guest (12 eps)
Kathy Griffin as Co-Host (12 eps)
Andy Dick (11 eps)
Sarah Silverman (11 eps)
Jay Maynard as Tron Guy (11 eps)
Tracy Morgan (7 eps)
Tom Arnold (7 eps)
George Lopez (7 eps)

View All Recurring Guests

Jake Busey Joins History's 'Texas Rising'

    History's star studded miniseries 'Texas Rising' has just added another..

EXCLUSIVE: Brannon Braga, Creative Team Talk Designing WGN America’s ‘Salem’

    Beware, witches are among us. At the end of March,..

Sigmund Freud to Get TV Treatment from 'Downton Abbey' Producer and 'X-Files' Scribe

    A "Freudian slip" takes on a..