Nov. 13th, 1967
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Jimmy Kimmel's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Manny
2008 - Hellboy II: The Golden Army
2007 - Confessions of a Superhero
2007 - Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
2005 - The Aristocrats
2004 - Garfield
2002 - Like Mike
2000 - Down to You
2000 - Road Trip
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Guest
James Christian "Jimmy" Kimmel (born November 13, 1967) is an American television host and comedian. He is the host of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, a late-night talk show that airs on ABC. Prior to that, Kimmel was best known as the co-host of Comedy Central's The Man Show and Win Ben Stein's Money. Kimmel is also a television producer, having produced shows such as Crank Yankers and The Andy Milonakis Show.
- Along with fellow actor/comedian 'Adam Carolla' (qv) and 'Daniel Kellison' (qv), he runs his own production company, Jackhole Industries. It usually backs most of the projects that he is involved with.
- His _"Jimmy Kimmel Live!" (2003)_ (qv), formerly known as "The Jimmy Kimmel Project" (2002), is set to switch from Comedy Central to ABC in 2003 following _"ABC News Nightline" (1980)_ (qv).
- Brother-in-law of 'Carly Hirsch (I)' (qv).
- Has narcolepsy but keeps it under control with medication.
- Of Italian, German and Irish extraction. His mother is Italian, his father is half German and half Irish.
- 'David Letterman' (qv) has been his idol, one whose success he has tried to emulate, since he was a child.
- Of Italian and German extraction.
- Cousin Sal ('Sal Iacono' (qv)) did his old job on 'Ben Stein (I)' (qv)'s game show in its final season.