Nov. 13th, 1967
Brooklyn, New York, USA
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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.
- Has narcolepsy but keeps it under control with medication.
- Cousin Sal ('Sal Iacono' (qv)) did his old job on 'Ben Stein (I)' (qv)'s game show in its final season.
- Grew up in Las Vegas.
- Brother-in-law of 'Carly Hirsch (I)' (qv).
- Held a variety of radio jobs.
- [October 22-26, 2007] Broke the Guinness world record for most miles flown in a five-day work week (30,000-plus miles back and forth from New York to California), hosting two television shows.
- Cousin of 'Ivy Iacono' (qv) and 'Sal Iacono' (qv).
- In 2007, his show's producer requested the voice of Chinese American actress 'Linda Wang (I)' (qv) as the Voice Announcement in Chinese Mandarin introducing him for GM Style overseas.