James Christian “Jimmy” Kimmel is an American comedian, voice actor, actor, writer, producer, musician, television host, and radio personality. He was born on 13 November 1967 in Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Jimmy Kimmel was a game show host at Comedy Central. After this, he started his own late-night talk show – Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC. In starting Jimmy was a radio personality than in 1997 he moved from radio to television and did game show Win Ben Stein’s Money as a host.
Two years later he established his own production company called Jackhole Industries. let’s know more about him –
Biography, Wife, Son, Children and Live Episodes
|Real Name||James Christian|
|Profession||Actor, Writer, Comedian, Host|
|Date of Birth||13 November 1967|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|School||Ed W. Clark High School|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Father||James John Kimmel|
|Brother||Jonathan Kimmel (Younger Brother)|
|Spouse/Partner/Affair||Gina Kimmel (1986-2002, Divorced)
Molly McNearney (2009-Present)
|Children||Kevin Kimmel (Son) Katie Kimmel and Jane Kimmel (Daughters)|
|Net Worth||$35 Million|
|Debut||Film – Delinquent’s Derby (1995)
TV Show – Horror Kung-Fu Theatre as Jimmy Sports Guy (1996)
- He started working in the radio industry and host Sunday night interviews in University of Nevada’s radio station while he is in the high school.
- Jimmy used to play clarinet in High School and also served as an altar server for 7 years during his childhood.
- He loves to collect cooking books.
- Jimmy does not know how to cook.
- Jimmy’s first job was a morning drive co-host for The Me and Him Show at KZOK-FM.
- He is also a co-owner of Jackhole Industries production house along with Adam Corolla.
- Once he embroiled in a major controversy when he called one of the kid contestants jokes an interesting idea about killing all Chinese to revive US economy.
- James also worked as a voice-over artist for many animated movies like The Smurfs 2 (2013) and Garfield: The Movie (2004).
- He is also the co-founder of Feast of San Gennaro with Adam Corolla.
- In October 2007, Jimmy broke the record for most miles flown over five days by flying more than thirty thousand miles in several trips between New York and Los Angeles.
- He hosted the 64th and the 68th edition of Primetime Emmy Awards.
- He suffers from narcolepsy.
- He also appeared on ABC’s show Dancing with the Stars.
|2000||Down to You||Himself|
|2000||Road Trip||Corky’s Voice (voice)|
|2002||Like Mike||Client in Commercial|
|2003||Windy City Heat||Himself|
|2004||Garfield: The Movie||Spanky (voice)|
|2008||Hellboy II: The Golden Army||Himself|
|2013||The Smurfs 2||Passive Aggressive Smurf (voice)|
|2015||Pitch Perfect 2||Himself|
|2015||Miss Famous||Mr. Chipmunk|
|2017||The Boss Baby||Ted Templeton (voice)|
|2017||The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards|
|1997–2000||Win Ben Stein’s Money||Himself (co-host)||19 episodes|
|1999||Charmed||Host on TV||Episode: “The Painted World”|
|1999–2003||The Man Show||Himself (co-host)||112 episodes; also co-creator, writer|
|2001||Family Guy||Death’s Dog (voice)||Episode: “Mr. Saturday Knight”|
|2002||MADtv||Himself, Jay Mattioli||Episode: “7.16”|
|2002–05, 2007||Crank Yankers||Various voices||70 episodes; also creator, executive producer, writer|
|2003–present||Jimmy Kimmel Live!||Himself (host)||Also creator, executive producer, writer|
|2003||I’m with Her||Himself||Episode: “The Second Date”|
|2003||American Music Awards of 2003||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2004||Entourage||Himself||Episode: “Talk Show”|
|2004||American Music Awards of 2004||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2005–07||The Andy Milonakis Show||Himself||22 episodes; also co-creator, executive producer, writer|
|2005||Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2006||American Music Awards of 2006||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2006||Robot Chicken||Boss, Ryu, Lots of Laughs Bear (voice)||2 episodes|
|2006||Drawn Together||Old Man, Mrs. Ham, Various voices||2 episodes|
|2007||Set for Life||Himself (host)||7 episodes|
|2007||Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav||Himself (roaster)||TV Special|
|2007||The Sarah Silverman Program||Joan the Dispatcher||Episode: “Positively Negative”|
|2007||2007 ESPY Awards||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2007||American Music Awards of 2007||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2008||American Music Awards of 2008||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2008||Jimmy Kimmel’s Big Night of Stars||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2010||Glenn Martin, DDS||Himself (voice)||Episode: “Camp”|
|2011||Sesame Street||Himself||Episode: “Siblings”|
|2011||Hot in Cleveland||Himself||Episode: “I Love Lucci (Part 1)”|
|2011||The Soup||Joel McHale||Episode: “8.72”|
|2012||White House Correspondents’ Dinner||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2012||64th Primetime Emmy Awards||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2013||Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!||Himself||Episode: “Brody Stevens, Who Are You?”|
|2014||Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories||Himself||Episode: “The Endorsement”|
|2014||The Middle||Himself||Episode: “The Table”|
|2014||Shark Tank||Himself||Episode: “Oilerie USA”|
|2015||The Bachelor||Himself (host)||Episode: “19.3”|
|2015||The Eric Andre Show||Himself||Episode 3.08|
|2016||The Grinder||Himself||Episode: “The Olyphant in the Room”|
|2016||The Real O’Neals||Himself||Episode: “The Real Papaya”|
|2016||Trailer Park Boys||Himself||Episode: “All The Fuckin’ Dope You Can Smoke!”|
|2016||Pitch||Himself||Episode: “The Interim”|
|2016||68th Primetime Emmy Awards||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2017||89th Academy Awards||Himself (host)||TV Special|
|2017||Curb Your Enthusiasm||Himself||Episode: “Foisted!”|
|2018||90th Academy Awards||Himself (host)||TV Special|
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Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/user/JimmyKimmelLive