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8 of Kimmel's Best Lines

27 February 2017 1:13 AM, PST

After his success helming the Emmys, some wondered why Jimmy Kimmel had never been asked to man the stage at the the Oscars. The late-night host got his chance Sunday night and brought his A-game to go with the A-list attendees, with USA Today noting he came out "comfortable and swinging." Some of his best lines from the night: Kimmel brought a bevy of political riffs, though one in particular looked forward to tomorrow's Twitter feed, per ABC News : "Some of you will [win tonight] and give a speech that the president of the United States will tweet about in »

- Rob Quinn

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What Went Wrong During Kimmel's Tour-Bus Prank

26 February 2017 7:47 PM, PST

Jimmy Kimmel pulled a prank on a bunch of unsuspecting tourists at the Oscars Sunday night to mixed reviews. The award show host arranged for a tour bus to be brought to the Dolby Theatre, at which point the people on board were brought inside the auditorium as the audience yelled "Mahershala!" (in homage to Oscar winner Mahershala Ali). The stunned surprise guests were then introduced to the front-row celebrities, including Ryan Gosling (who apparently gave Gary from Chicago his Oscars swag), Denzel Washington (who "married" Gary and his fiancee), and Meryl Streep, whom Kimmel described to the tourists as »

- Jenn Gidman

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Your Academy Award Winners Here

26 February 2017 5:50 PM, PST

Celebrities rolled from the red carpet into Hollywood's Dolby Theatre Sunday night for the 89th annual Academy Awards, with Justin Timberlake greeting everyone with a peppy rendition of "Can't Stop This Feeling." Jimmy Kimmel then took the stage , noting, "This is my first time here. And the way you people go through hosts, it's probably my last time here." Kimmel said he wasn't the person to unite the country (though he did try to settle an old "feud" with Matt Damon), instead noting that the past year in movies had been an amazing one, one in which "black people saved »

- Jenn Gidman

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