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.
- 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 of 'Jonathan Kimmel' (qv) and Jill Kimmel.
- Held a variety of radio jobs.
- 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.
- Children: Katherine 'Katie Kimmel' (qv), 14, and 'Kevin Kimmel' (qv), 12 (as of 2005).
- Underwent successful emergency appendectomy surgery on June 20, 2007, in Los Angeles.
- Brother-in-law of 'Carly Hirsch (I)' (qv).