Name: Jimmy Kimmel
Birth Name: 
James Christian Kimmel
Birth Date: 
November 13, 1967
Birth Place: 
Brooklyn, NY
TV Host / Comedian
Relationship Status: 
Dating Sarah Silverman
Celebrity Ranking # 448

Jimmy Kimmel's Uncle Frank Potenza Dies at 77

Posted Tuesday August 23, 2011 4:53 PM GMT

After nine years of filling the audience with laughter, Jimmy Kimmel's revered Uncle Frank Potenza, a frequent guest comedian on his nephew's show, passed away early this morning (August 23).

Showing his gratitude for the unrelenting support he's received from his fans, Jimmy tweeted, "thank you for your kind words about a very kind man - my Uncle Frank - who passed away this morning."


Lady Gaga Rocks “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Friday July 29, 2011 8:46 AM GMT

She never disappoints her fans by doing anything half-hearted, and last night (July 28) Lady Gaga was spotted giving it her all on “ Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

The “Born This Way” babe ended up singing a total of six songs, rather than the planned three-song set, in order to reward her Little Monsters that had been waiting there all day.


Jimmy Kimmel’s Goodbye Oprah Video

Posted Wednesday May 25, 2011 11:01 AM GMT

He always has a way of putting his own spin on things, and Jimmy Kimmel unveiled his “Goodbye Oprah Winfrey” video during his late night show.

Kimmel was joined by the R&B group Boyz II Men as he sang a lovely tribute version of their hit song “It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye (to Oprah Winfrey).”


Neve Campbell Drops By “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Friday April 8, 2011 8:01 AM GMT

Taking care of some “Scream 4” promotional duties, Neve Campbell was spotted at “Jimmy Kimmel Live” last night (April 7).

The beautiful brunette sported a black and white dress with a black jacket and black heels as she strolled out of the studio.


Katie Holmes Drops By “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Tuesday April 5, 2011 8:42 AM GMT

Stepping out for a promotional appearance, Katie Holmes was spotted at “Jimmy Kimmel Live” studios last night (April 4).

The “Mad Money” mommy looked cute and casual in a denim jacket with a printed dress and red heels as she exited the Hollywood locale.


Britney Spears Rocks “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Wednesday March 30, 2011 8:28 AM GMT

Continuing her publicity assault, Britney Spears paid a visit to “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in Los Angeles last night (March 29).

The “Hold It Against Me” songstress celebrated the release of her new album Femme Fatale with a very special performance.


Penelope Cruz Drops By “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Friday March 25, 2011 9:12 AM GMT

Stepping out for a media appearance, Penelope Cruz was spotted leaving the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” studios in Hollywood, California last night (March 24).

The “Vanilla Sky” actress looked absolutely fabulous in a form-fitting black dress as she strolled past the paparazzi and greeted fans.


Charlie Sheen's Surprise Visit to “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Posted Tuesday March 22, 2011 7:29 AM GMT

Making the most of his newfound free time, Charlie Sheen was spotted at the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show in Los Angeles last night (March 21).

The “Hot Shots” actor was joined by HDNet billionaire Mark Cuban as he made his exit from the studios, sporting a black jacket, navy blue t-shirt, and dark trousers.