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Jimmy Kimmel


Jimmy Kimmel was born on November 13, 1967 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as James Christian Kimmel. He is a producer and writer, known for Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003), The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (2012) and Windy City Heat (2003). He has been married to Molly McNearney since July 13, 2013. They have one child. He was previously ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Jimmy Kimmel Live!
(2003-2016)
The Man Show
The Man Show Writer
(1999-2014)
Win Ben Stein's Money
Win Ben Stein's Money Himself - Guest Co-Host / Himself - Co-Host
(1998-2002)
Crank Yankers
Crank Yankers Producer
(2002-2007)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (13 credits)
 2003-2016 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (executive producer - 2,177 episodes)
- Natalie Portman/Usher Raymond/Jidenna/Robert Randolph (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Curtis Jackson/Wagner Moura/The Kongos/Robert Randolph (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Hugh Grant/Nikki Glaser/Miranda Lambert (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Greg Kinnear/Dino Archie/Joe Bonamassa (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Gamers Educate Jimmy Kimmel (Short) (producer)
 2011 Sports Show with Norm Macdonald (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Mascot (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.8 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Untitled Adam Carolla Project (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2009 Ace in the Hole (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2009 Alligator Boots (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 Big Night of Stars (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005-2007 The Andy Milonakis Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- Andy's Soap Opera (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Andy's Season Finale Extravaganza (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Andy and Ralphie Are Dumb (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Andy Is Annoying (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Andy Goes Camping (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2002-2007 Crank Yankers (TV Series) (executive producer - 72 episodes)
- Episode #4.8 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #4.7 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #4.6 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #4.5 (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #4.4 (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2005 The Adam Carolla Project (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2004 Non-Denominational All-Star Celebrity Holiday Special (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 Windy City Heat (TV Movie) (executive producer) / (producer)
 2003 Gerhard Reinke's Wanderlust (TV Series) (executive producer - 2003)
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Other Works:

Frequent appearances as "Jimmy the Sports Guy" on Los Angeles radio sation KROQ See more »

Publicity Listings:

10 Interviews | 15 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

James Kimmel

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Late Night with David Letterman (1982)] Really, the reason I got into show business is I wanted to be David Letterman's friend. There are kids in high school, and this guy's a baseball player, this guy's on the wrestling team, this guy is really smart. I was the guy who watched David Letterman. I watched every night on a little black-and-white TV at my desk. I wanted to be an artist at that ... See more »

Trivia:

Has two children with former wife Gina Kimmel: Katie Kimmel (born 1991) and Kevin Kimmel (born 1993). See more »

Trademark:

Karl Malone impersonation

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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