Nov. 13th, 1967
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Jimmy Kimmel's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Pitch Perfect 2
2015 - Manny
2015 - Ted 2
2013 - The Smurfs 2
2012 - Project X
2011 - The Greatest Movie Ever Sold
2008 - Hellboy II: The Golden Army
2007 - Certifiably Jonathan
2007 - Confessions of a Superhero
2007 - Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project
2005 - The Aristocrats
2004 - Garfield
2002 - Like Mike
2000 - Road Trip
2000 - Down to You
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.
- 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.
- Cousin Sal ('Sal Iacono' (qv)) did his old job on 'Ben Stein (I)' (qv)'s game show in its final season.
- Attended the University of Nevada at Las Vegas for one year and Arizona State University for two years but never received a degree.
- 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.
- Has narcolepsy but keeps it under control with medication.
- [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.
- Underwent successful emergency appendectomy surgery on June 20, 2007, in Los Angeles.