About Jimmy Kimmel
Jimmy Kimmel is a talk show host, performer, writer, comedian, and producer from the United States. He is mostly known for Jimmy Kimmel Live!, a late-night chat program that debuted on ABC in 2003, where Jimmy is the host & executive producer. Kimmel co-hosted The Man Show on Comedy Central before presenting his show. The Crank Yankers show, The Andy Show, and the Sports Show w Norm Macdonald are among Kimmel’s other productions.
||James Christian Kimmel
||54 years (as in 2022)
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign
||Brooklyn, New York, United States
|Date of Birth
||13 November 1967
||Hermosa Beach, California
Hollywood Hills, California
||Mill Basin, Brooklyn, New York, United States
Listening to music
||in Centimeters – 183 cm
in Meters – 1.83 m
in Feet Inches – 6″0′
||in Kilogram – 82 kg
in Pounds – 182 lbs
||Gina Kimmel (1998 – 2002)
Molly McNearney (2013 – present)
||25 June 1988 (Gina Kimmel)
13 July 2013 (Molly McNearn
||Katie Kimmel (with Gina Kimmel)
Kevin Kimmel (with Gina Kimmel)
William John Billy Kimmel (with Molly McNearney)
Jane Kimmel (with Molly McNearney
||Ed W. Clark High School
||University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Arizona State University
||Talk Show Host
Relationship & more
|Race / Ethnicity
||35 – 37 (US)
||The Serious Goose
||Hellboy II: The Golden Army
Jimmy is one of the most successful & wealthy talk show hosts in America.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)
||Talk Show Host
Reality Game Show Host
Jimmy Kimmel has an estimated net worth of around $50 million. His talk show is Jimmy Kimmel Live! is the longest-running ABC network talk show and he has made millions from hosting the show.
Apart from his talk show, Jimmy worked as a host in various shows, made cameo appearances in movies, and provided his voice to many animated characters. All this adds to his net worth.
Also, Jimmy has a nice real estate portfolio. He bought his first home near Hermosa Beach in California for $2.175 million in 2004, the second place in Hermosa worth $2.25 million in 2014, and a third-place again in Hermosa for $8.2 million in 2018. Other than that, he owns another home in Hollywood Hills worth $7.1 million.
- Jimmy earned his first position as a host for the series The Me And Him Show on Seattle radio channel KZOK-FM during 1989. Just in two months, he got dismissed, and he went on to launch his radio program in Palm Springs City, California.
- Jimmy performed as the renowned Jimmy the Sports Guy just on radio channel KROQ in Los Angeles, where he presented The Kevin and Bean Show as a popular version of Jimmy the Sports Guy.
- Jimmy appeared on the show as Jimmy the fox person in Fox Network promotional videos in 1996.
- He has appeared on a variety of talk shows, including Live w Regis & Kelly, Howard Stern’s Night Show, David Letterman’s show, and Ellen DeGeneres’ Show.
- He made his television debut in 1997 as a host of the tv game show Win Ben Stein’s Money, which aired on the CCN network. His funny quips and distinct acting style were well received by television audiences.
- Jimmy and A. Corolla, a fellow TV person, entertainer, and radio show presenter, co-hosted Comedy Central’s show named The Man Show in 1999.
- Inside the American sitcom film ‘Road Trip,’ written and directed by Todd Phillips, he voiced Corky, a talking mischievous dog.
- In 2001, he appeared in Mr. Saturday Knight which was the ninth episode of the third installment of Family Guy, as Deaths Dog.
- On the ABC channel, he began hosting his weekly late-night talk program, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, in 2003. In 2004, he contributed his voiceover as Spanky in the American live-action feature film Garfield: The Movie.
- In 2010, he starred in a promo for the video game: Call of Duty: Black Ops. He has been seen shooting and ducking gunfire in the footage.
- In 2012, Jimmy presented the White House Correspondents’ Ball in the capital city of Washington, D.C., whereupon he delivered a series of amusing jokes.
- He presented The Primetime Emmy Awards 64th on 23rd September 2012, in Los Angeles Downtown at the Nokia Theatre, California.
- Jimmy’s show became so famous that ABC shifted Jimmy Kimmel Live! to a prior time slot in 2013. His show was in direct competition with the famous talk shows: The Late Show w/ David Letterman & The Tonight Show. Since then, his show is live and features a diverse line of guests.
- In the mid & the late 2010s, Jimmy made cameo appearances as himself in many films and provided his voice to many animated characters.
- Jimmy also hosted the Emmy another two times, in 2016 & 2020, and the Academy Award two times, in 2017 & 2019.
- Jimmy Kimmel currently hosts his own show Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Who Wants To Be Billionaire celebrity version reality tv show.
Some unknown facts about
- Kimmel’s talk shows Jimmy Kimmel which has broadcasted over 2700 episodes as of February 2021 id the longest-running ABC talk show.
- He received the Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host in 1999.
- He was named TIME’s 100 most influential people in 2013.
- He was also honored with a star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
- Jimmy can play the clarinet family musical instrument bass clarinet.
- He has been suffering from a neurological disorder called Narcolepsy for a long time.
- Jimmy once broke the Guinness World Record of most distance flown in 5 days to host two tv shows.